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BIODYNAMIC WORK SHOP AUGUST 6th 1 -4 pm

~Biodynamic Workshop PART 3 Barefoot Farm Series~~

http://barefootfarmer.com/biodynamic-workshop-barefoot-farm-series/

You did not have to have attended the first or second workshop to attend Part 3, you will have just missed out on the information shared then.

Join us the first Sunday of August 2017 for a Biodynamic workshop with Jeff Poppen, the grandfather of Biodynamic Farming & Gardening in the Southeast.

Topics to be covered include: Composting-Plowing-Spring Gardening-Soil Health-Cold Frames-Orchards-Berries-Transplanting-Cultivation-Summer Gardening-Mulching-Companion Planting-Insects-Fungi-Moisture-Harvesting-Flowers-Pastures-Animals-Trellising-Successive Planting-Cover Crops-Fall Gardening-Infrastructure
Minerals-Storage-Forests-Seed Saving-Overwintering
Plus hands-on work with horn manure, horn silica, the compost preparations, barrel compost and horsetail
Transplants, handouts and preparations will be provided to take home with you!

When: Sunday, August 6, from 1-4 pm
You are more than welcome to come early or stay later to participate in whatever is going on at the farm, and to enjoy a meal with us.
Where: **A GPS WILL NOT GET YOU HERE**
2250 Heady Ridge Road, Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150.
Use your GPS to get to Red Boiling Springs, then follow these directions:http://barefootfarmer.com/directions/
TICKETS:We are only accepting a limited number of participants, so please purchase your ticket now so you are guaranteed a spot! Each workshop is $30.
Purchase your tickets here: http://barefootfarmer.com/biodynamic-workshop-barefoot-farm-series/


THE CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY MOVEMENT FOR RELIGIOUS RENEWAL MAY 12-13

15_Christ_Resurrection (small).jpgMay 12- 7:30 Public Talk “The Word of God”  Where it can be found? By Patrick Kennedy How can we hear the God speaking to us?

May 13- 9:30 A story of the spirit for children. Followed by a conversation with interested parents.

10:30- The Act of Consecration of the Human Being- renewed communion service. The communion service in The Christian Community does not use alcoholic wine and communion itself is open to everyone over the age of 14. Children have their own special service that matches their developmental stage and relationship to God. However children 9 and older may attend the service and not take communion.

10_An_Altar_Hidden_from_View (small)11:30 -Contemplating the Gospel and Liturgy- A gospel study after the service.

12:15- Lunch

1:00 -Open conversation Questions?

Location-4804 Sewanee Rd Nashville TN 37220

Childcare provided please RSVP.

Please RSVP to Barbara Bittles at (615) 294-1216 or email blbittles@comcast.net.

Paintings by Helen Chamberlain


Easter Festival Presentation Photos

We had a wonderful gathering for the Easter Festival. The Michael Portrait, a gift from Phyllis Phillips, the Nashville Rudolf Steiner group and the Middle Tennessee Anthroposophical Branch,  was presented to the Linden Waldorf School as a dedication to Phyllis Phillips. The portrait will hang in the Manse in the faculty lounge. Here are some photos of the presentation and the participants at the gathering. Thank you to everyone who made this a momentous event.


EASTER FESTIVAL- APRIL 23 2:30-4:30

THE EVOLUTION OF LIGHT AND DARKNESS AND COLOUR BY MICHAEL WILSON

LECTURE DISCUSSION WITH HELEN CHAMBERLAIN VEIL PAINTER AND BIODYNAMIC FARMER JEFF POPPENS

INCLUDES THE STIRRING OF BIODYNAMIC BARREL COMPOST PREP 

TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH
3201 HILLSBORO RD NASHVILLE TN 37215

2:30- Chapel- The event begins with a dedication to Phyllis Phillips. A pioneer for Nashville Anthroposophy and Waldorf Education is recognized for her contributions with a portrait presentation to the Linden Waldorf School .

A reading together of the lecture “The Evolution of Light Darkness and Colour by Michael Wilson” is followed by a discussion with Helen Chamberlain and Jeff Poppen

4:00- Stirring of Biodynamic preparation barrel compost. The preparation will be available to take home for those who are interested.

Childcare is available- Please provide the number of children and their ages

Please RSVP by April 17th for childcare or the BC compost prep

Lecture is available in advance of reading  

Contact -Barbara Bittles

blbittles@comcast.net 615-294-1216

Hosted by the Anthroposophic Branch of Middle Tennessee

Donations appreciated.