Wednesday January 23rd, 2019
Come to the first gathering of a CHANGE UP year for Slow Money Maine! Mix the old with the new. Great presenters, delicious samplings of local foods, the perfect time for getting to know others in the Slow Money Maine network and hear about some new and innovative ideas for the coming year. Please join us.
All are welcome.
Regular gatherings (1-4pm) AND pre-meeting focus groups are free, require no advance notice to attend, and take place in Gardiner at Christ Church, 1 Dresden Ave.
SMM PEER TO PEER FOCUS GROUP:
12:00 – 1pm in living room
Meeting community food needs in new ways.
Aaron Englander – MCHT Erikson Fields and
Kelly Davis – MerryMeeting Gleaners
Find out about creative ways to meet food needs in your communities. Share examples of gleaning, food banks, community gardens, school programs and more that serve farmers, fields and community members of all ages and backgrounds.
Main Presenters: 1-4pm
Tim Shay – Nibezun – Offering a Native American blessing for the new year
Oliver Perkins– A Small Good
Wes Acker – Freshiez
Michelle Rines & Kelly Davis – Merrymeeting Gleaners
Margy Burns Knight – Capitol Area New Mainers Project
Ryan Wilson – Common Wealth Poultry
Simon Frost – Thirty Acre Farm
Hannah Semler – Farm Drop
Hallie Arno – … Opening the conversation about getting ‘gen-z’ folks involved in SMM