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Category Archives: Meeting Minutes
Meeting Minutes – March 17th, 2016 Our March gathering was notable in the gentleness of the weather outdoors and the swirl of SMM activity indoors. This mood was reflected in our first-ever inclusion of three different on-site meetings before our regularly scheduled gathering: a … Continue reading
Our SMM network had an energizing start to the New Year at our January 14th gathering! Bonnie shared the theme of Rudolf Steiner’s 7-year cycles in terms of SMM being ready to “step up and step out” as we enter … Continue reading
Meeting Minutes – October 15th, 2015 A definite seasonal shift, after an extended Indian summer, marked our October SMM gathering. We were grateful to have a special visit from Dave Miller of Iroquois Valley Farms, based in Illinois, for both … Continue reading
Meeting Minutes – July 23rd, 2015 The essences of summer splendor and food abundance marked our July gathering which was attended by a large number of people, including over a dozen farmers whom Bonnie honored in her prefacing remarks. As a … Continue reading
A glorious Spring day set the mood for our May gathering, which was preceded by our second peer-to-peer focus group on year round growing, attended by a dozen people. Please note that these groups are a new SMM offering, taking place from … Continue reading
March 19th SMM Meeting Minutes: After announcements and acknowledgments, Bonnie reflected on the swirling qualities of our distinctive winter, related not only to cold temperatures, snow quantities and wind intensity, but to our personal lives and food system activities as well. … Continue reading
WOW!!!! What an expansive, energizing, auspicious start to the new year with our first SMM gathering of 2015!! Our new, larger venue was inviting and spacious and the room was well filled with familiar and new faces, delicious food samplings, inspiring presentations and … Continue reading
AN INSPIRING 5TH ANNUAL SLOW MONEY MAINE GATHERING!!!!!!! Curiosity, inspiration and courage dominated the flow of exchanges at our daylong gathering which featured a sold-out crowd, our first Somali farmer presenting with an interpreter, Tom Stearns sharing his 20-year history … Continue reading
Our final meeting at Viles Arboretum (we’ll be moving to a larger venue in Gardiner in 2015) was a small group but had a full and inspiring showcase of presenters. The richness and diversity of our Slow Money Maine Network … Continue reading