Archive for May 2012

Woodstock Interfaith & Woodstock Transition Waste NOT Dinner

May 24, 2012

Community Building & Partnership

Woodstock Interfaith Council

Woodstock Transition

Woodstock Restaurants

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Spontaneous camaraderie radiated throughout the fellowship hall of of the Woodstock Jewish Congregation on Wednesday, May 16 as members of six (6) Woodstock faith communities joined the Woodstock Transition environmental team to discuss food sustainability, good stewardship of the Earth, and waste management..

Congregants from St Gregory’s Episcopal Church, Shady United Methodist Church, the Woodstock Dutch Reformed Church, St. John’s Roman Catholic Church, the Woodstock Jewish Congregation, Overlook Methodist Church and Karma Triyana Dharmachakra Monastery enjoyed conversation  over gourmet dishes prepared by local restaurants which support food sustainability.

Dinner guests also had the opportunity to share stories of how they and their families arrived in Woodstock and what they enjoy about living in town.

Participating Restaurants Were:

  • Garden Cafe on the Green
  • New World Home Cooking
  • Joshua’s Cafe
  • Violette
  • Press and Blend
  • Little Bear Cafe
  • Sun Frost Farms

May 16, 2012

Woodstock Transition 
SUNDAY MOVIE MATINEE Sunday, May 20, 2012, 1:45 PM

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Transition  2.0

Transition 2.0 is an 67 minute inspirational immersion into the Transition movement, gathering communities printing their own money, growing food everywhere, localizing their economies that is about responding to uncertain times with solutions and optimism. In a world that is awash with gloom, here is a story of hope, ingenuity and the power of growing vegetables in unexpected places.

Location:  Woodstock  Dutch  Reformed  Church

16  Tinker  St,  Woodstock,  NY
Doors  open  1:45  PM          Film  showing  begins  at  2:00  PM
Suggested  donation  $5.00.     (No  one  turned  away  for  lack  of  funds.)
CALL  KEVIN:  845.338.8313