Two member-initiated events are seeking community participation soon.
Sept. 18th & 19th: Junkyard Casserole — a weekend-long carnival of art and sounds, at a rummage sale. Cherrywood Coffeehouse hosts, and the schedule is 9am-9pm on Saturday, and noon-6 on Sunday. Come out and enjoy some comedy and community in a celebration of creativity, thrift, and the D.I.Y. spirit. (Open to the public, 1400 E. 38 1/2th)
September 25th & 26th 9am – 3pm
A work weekend will be held at an overgrown property located on the east side of town. This will be the groundbreaking on a Time Exchange/ Gift Economy homestead near Decker Lake. Lunch will be provided around noon. Anyone is welcome to stop by for as little or as long as they are able. Come earn Exchange Shares while meeting new ATEN friends. This will be the first of several workdays/ workshops at this location this fall.
Help is needed with the following tasks:
-Trash pick up
-Tipi erecting (On Sunday the 26th: a workshop by Nathan Hendrix on tipi construction and reusing everyday materials for green building projects)
There will be some hand tools and gloves on site, but please bring additional if you are able, i.e. machetes. The river is close by so pack your suits. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP.