Localvores' Apple Pressing Party
Time: 2:00-5:00 PMPlace: Stonewall Farm, 242 Chesterfield Rd., Keene, NH
Price: Free (donations will be accepted)
The Monadnock Loalvores will host an Apple Pressing Party at Stonewall Farm with Garden Manager Amanda Maurmann on Sunday, October 16th. Attendees may bring apples and containers to take home some cider. They may also bring a dish to pass. The apple pressing will take place rain or shine under the carriage barn at the Education Center at Stonewall Farm. For more details, call 603-756-2988 ext. 116.
Feast On This: Film in Alstead
Time: 4:00 PM-6:00 PM
Place: Mole Hill Theater, 789 Gilsum Mine Rd., Alstead, NH (10.89 miles from Keene)
Price: Suggested donation $2
Ages: All/use discretion
Antioch's Rachel Thlet PhD continues the discussion of soil.
Dirt feeds us and gives us shelter. Dirt holds and cleans our water. Dirt heals us and makes us beautiful. Dirt regulates the earth’s climate. Dirt is the ultimate
natural resource for all life on earth. Yet most humans ignore, abuse, and destroy our most precious living natural resource. The film offers a vision of a
sustainable relationship between Humans and Dirt through profiles of the global visionaries who are determined to repair the damage we’ve done before it’s
Mariposa Story Teller & Tai Chi Workshop
Time: 2:00 PM
Place: Mariposa Museum, 26 Main St., Peterborough, NH (20.10 miles from Keene)
Price: Adult $15/Member $12/Child $5
On October 16th, Sunday afternoon at 2pm the Mariposa welcomes renowned storyteller, Limin Mo, who will present Silk Road Stories Journey to the West followed by a Tai Chi workshop for families. Her Silk Road Stories are meant to be enjoyed by families as well as adults of all ages. Of her storytelling Limin says that "...it's not so much the moral in tales....but more about my enthusiasm for life, my excitement about living." For her Tai Chi workshop Limin will do physical warm up and a general introduction, plus lead the audience in practicing several movements and tai chi meditation. Limin Mo is a professional storyteller and artist who was born in China and lived in many parts of the world, before settling in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Admission to the event is Adult $15, Member $12, Child $5
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