Fall 2005 Tour
Oct. 4, Tue.
Ritner, KY (near Monticello). Potluck at 5:30 pm. Event is at
host Mark's home at Ritner, KY. Ask him for directions from Monticello.
Come early and tour Mark's farm. Mark raises Shetland and Icelandic
sheep, spins and we4aves, sells wool, homemade soap, and tanned
hides. For supper, Mark will serve a pit-roasted half pig plus corn,
beans, squash, and salads from his organic garden. Other potluck
contributions welcome. At 6:30 pm, Carla speaks: "Bad News /
Good News: Fossil Fuel Depletion / Renewable Energy and a Sustainable
Lifestyle." Briarpatch Farm & Fiber; email@example.com.
Oct. 5, Wed., Available.
Oct. 6, Thur.,
Warsaw, KY. 7 pm. Carla speaks on "History of the Modern Homesteading
Movement and Its Five Basic Principles" at the Gallatin County
Public Library, 209 West Market. Host: Shirley French,Library
Oct. 7, Fri.,
Fri. Prentiss, MS (just NE of New Orleans). Carla speaks at 6:30
pm at the Community Center. Host: Virginia Garner. 601-792-5132
(early morn or after dark); cell 601-397-0186.
Oct. 8, Sat.
Weatherford, TX. Carla speaks at 6:30 pm at the Newberry Cumberland
Presbyterian Church, located between Weatherford and Mineral Wells,
off Hwy 180. Host: Kerith Green. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Oct. 9, Sun.
Oct. 10, Mon.
Datil, NM. Carla speaks on "Desert Gardening" at 7 pm at Sissie's
home. She'll have ribbons up at every crossroad to get you tyhere.
Call and she'll mail directions. No Computer. Host: Sissie
Dirmeyer: 505-772-5911; POBox 710. 87821.
Nov. 1, Tue. Cyril, OK. Fairground. Carla speaks. Host: Jo Hargrave; email@example.com.
Nov. 2, Wed. Set-up at Columbia.
Nov. 3, Thurs. Columbia, MO. Boone County Fairgrounds, National Small Farm Trade Show & Conference www.smallfarmtoday.com; Ron Macher, firstname.lastname@example.org. Carla speaks at 12:15 - 1:15 on "Self-sufficiency for a Family of Four."
Nov. 4, Fri. Columbia, MO. Continued.
Nov. 5, Sat. Columbia, MO. Continued.
Nov. 6, Sun. Willow Springs, MO. First General Baptist of Willow Springs: 2507 Highway 63. Host: Jill Dabney. 417-457-6703, email@example.com.
Nov. 7, Mon. Willow Springs, continued.
Nov. 8, Tue.
Tumbling Shoals, AR. $5 charge for chili Supper, followed by
Carla's talk on "Modern Homesteading -- a More Self Reliant Way
of Life!" This event is a fund raiser for the Tumbling Shoals
/ Ida Fire Department. Supper at 6:30 pm. Talk at 7 pm, at 2544
Heber Springs Rd. North in Tumbling Shoals.. Host: Kathy Phillips,
fire department, 501-362-8318
Nov. 9, Wed.
Nov. 10, Thur.
Florida, Blountstown. At Red Oak Methodist Church, Panhandle
Pioneer Settlemenmt. Carla speaks at 6:30 pm. Host: Willard
Smith. Homestead talk. 850-674-8055, 16303 N.W. Willard Smith
Road, 32424; firstname.lastname@example.org;
Nov. 11, Fri.
Cuthbert, GA. Carla presents "The Writing Workshop, 10:30 am -
4:30 pm at Faith Baptist Church, Webster St. (right down road
from water tower). At 6:30 pm she speaks on "Self-sufficiency
for a Family of Four (more or less)" Sponsored by Fellowship
Home Educators. Host: Nea. 229-838-9813. email@example.com
Nov. 12, Sat.
Keystone Heights, FL. Gold Head Branch State Park. Our building
and area in the Park is reserved from 8 am to 8:30 pm this day.
It costs $4 per vehicle to get into the Park. There is no other
charge. Except that primitive campsites are available for overnight
camping. Bring your own picnic. Enjoy the picnic grounds, trails,
lake, and playground. And Carla's talk... Hosts: Diane & Eddie
Smith, 6687 Little Rain Lake Rd. ; 352-473-3204; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Nov. 13, Sun.
Nov. 14, Mon. Available.
Nov. 15 Tue.
ryan, TX. Carla speaks at 2:30 pm in the 10,000 sq. ft. barn
on "Self-sufficiency for a Family of Four (or less or more)"!
Come early or stay late to enjoy hay rides in a horse drawn wagon,
cow milking demonstrations, and of course to shop for dairy products
(milk, cream, cheese, yogurt...) from the ONLY licensed raw milk
dairy in Texas! Event is at 3300 Sand Creek Road. www.SandCreekFarm.net.
Hosts: Ben and Alysha Godfrey. 979-589-1633. email@example.com
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CA, Riverside. Joy
Santa Paula (near Ventura). Host: Donna
CA, Arroyo Grande 805-481-3428. Maybe?
CA, North Highlands (northeast of Sacramento). Host: Janelle Martinez, Jdmartinez@aol.com; 916- 344-4974. Maybe?
OR, Dairy Patty Bodnar 541-891-0467 (East of Klamath Falls)
OR, Dorena. PPS@GTCOM.net Kris Woolhouse PO Box 119, Dorena, OR 97434. 541-946-1504 firstname.lastname@example.org.
OR, Eugene. Host: Rob Bolman. 541-344-7196. Eugene Permaculture Guild and / or Carol Jacobs email@example.com 541-689-2123 www.cascadiapermaculture.com. Maitrya Eco-village. Cosmic Pizza. Meet with Jean: firstname.lastname@example.org
35 miles west of Eugene
on Highway 126, about halfway between Eugene and the coast. Writing
Workshop. Hosts: Jean and sister. email@example.com
OR, Sheridan Velta Mack 503-843-7508. firstname.lastname@example.org.
OR, Sisters. Draft
Horse Auction. 800-876-2893.
Carson, WA. Host: Lori Thompson, PO Box 645, Carson, WA 98610. 509-427-5085 http://home.earthlink.net/~ljthornburg/sonshinefarms/ ; ljthornburg email@example.com
Eatonville. WA, Ohop Grange, 41608 Mountain Hwy East. Writing Workshop? Sponsored by Mountain Community Co-op. 360-832-2667. Hosts: Steve. Tony & Margaret Franich, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Port Townsend, WA.
Host: Diana Dyer, Whiskey Hill Farm (ADGA registered dairy goats:
Nubian, Alpine, Purebred Buck service). 360-385-3407; email@example.com;
2333 Cape George Road, Port Townsend, WA.
WA, Vashon Island Hosts:
Terry and Mark Musick. At Vashon Island Cohousing Community www.vashoncohousing.org
WA, Friday Harbor Christina Dahl - Sesby Heritage Farm 360-378-2872 221 Heritage Farm Lane Friday Habor, WA 98250 firstname.lastname@example.org
WA, Seattle. Host:
Karen Holt Luetjen, Executive Director, Seattle Tilth, 4649 Sunnyside
Ave. N, Room 120, Seattle, WA 98103, 206.632.1999, Fax: 206.633.0450,
WA, Mt. Vernon. Fire
Mountain Solar 360-422-5610. email@example.com.
WA. Chewelah. Nancy Giessen & Caryl Dungan firstname.lastname@example.org
WA, Colville. Aaron
& Holley Ulmer. 1111-B Hwy 20 East, Colville, WA 99114 509-684-2289.
WA, Ford. Linda Bjork (Laughing Duck Ranch) 509-796-2071. Linybjork@aol.com
WA, Clayton. Old Clayton School on Railroad Avenue. Hosts: Floyd & Mary Engeldinger email@example.com.
MT, Kalispell, Patti Hayes (406) 756-8717 firstname.lastname@example.org
UT, Minersville. Ryan Slade. 435-386-8418.
Manti, UT Writing Workshop, evening homestead. Peggy Layton.