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Category Archives: Meeting Minutes
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
Notes from July 23rd SMM gathering On one of the hottest days of summer, our July 23rd gathering was one of our most packed, both with people and presentations, confirming the need for a larger venue by our October 15th … Continue reading
Bonnie started off the first meeting of the year with gratitude to everyone for conscious and collaborative engagement in our endeavors as we enter our 4th year as the Slow Money Maine Network!! She described the many threads that we are weaving … Continue reading
Though a hot sunny day could have lured people elsewhere, our July SMM gathering was large and lively. A significant number of the 80+ participants were there for the first time and many came from out-of-state. Two people (Bonnie’s relatives) … Continue reading
After a beautiful March snowstorm we met again at the Viles Arboretum to hear from inspiring presenters about their projects and needs as well as receive updates from enterprises already in existence. Bonnie started the meeting with some insights she … Continue reading