Jan
31
10:00 AM10:00

Ladies' Tea

Corbett Ladies’ Tea
Topic:  Personal Strategic Planning for 2019!
Start the year with a list of questions that help reset your compass and make progress … bring a paper and pencil (or journal and pen) so we can help each other ask the perfect questions and make a useful strategic plan.
If you already have a plan, please bring it to share and support everyone else. We are in this together … whenever you make progress towards happiness, prosperity, and inner tranquility, we all make progress!!! Let’s kick it out of the park this year!!
Bring:

  • Journals

  • A favorite passage to share & prompt conversation

  • Healthy snacks

  • Friends and Neighbors – especially those who get blue this time of year!!!
    Upcoming Tea ideas: 
    Feb 28th Favorite Book Exchange
    March 28th Line Dancing
    For more Info:                                                                             
    Bev Law, 503-695-3552, BevLaw@cascadeaccess.com
    Polly Malby, 503-313-4820, Polly@ShadesToRemember.com

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Nov
15
7:00 PM19:00

Independent Citizens for Sustainable School Solutions (IC3S) Meeting

What to Expect
Independent Citizens for Sustainable School Solutions (IC3S) will conduct a community meeting to provide an update, timeline of future benchmarks, and review the various communication tools available to the public. Rob Saxton will introduce himself and ask the audience a series of questions.  
A question and answer session will follow these updates and discussion with Rob Saxton.

Brief Background
At the September School Board meeting, the Board approved the hiring of Rob Saxton as an independent consultant to gather and review information pertinent to district finances, program, and quality.  Mr. Saxton will use this information to write and deliver both a written and verbal report with recommendations to the District, School Board, community and IC3S regarding the efficiency, efficacy, economy of scale (sustainable sizing), and potential improvement of district spending and programming.  IC3S is serving as the voluntary Project Managers for the process and Scope of Work that Rob Saxton is carrying out.

More information can be found on the IC3S Website:

https://sites.google.com/view/ic3s Email: ic3sfeedback@gmail.com

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Sep
15
10:00 AM10:00

Seed Saver Workshop

Join us to learn and practice seed saving methods with two local and experienced seed savers. Workshop content will include how to save cultivated fruits and vegetable seeds as well as wild seed harvest. Bring your questions and be ready for some hands on learning.

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Sep
14
6:00 PM18:00

Film "Seed - the Untold Story"

The Columbia Grange Agriculture Committee brings us a film by Jon Betz and Taggart Siegel.  We will also be presenting views on the present state of seeds and global biodiversity.  Join us for the movie & the following discussion. $5 each or $10 for family with children.  No one turned away for lack of funds. There will be popcorn and lemonade for purchase.

The film takes a wide-ranging look at the issues of diminishing diversity in the world’s seed supply and ownership of those seeds. The rise of big agriculture, we’re told, has led to an alarming reduction in the varieties of food being grown and has imprisoned farmers in debt as they have become beholden to the corporations that sell seeds and pesticides. 

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