News about our community as it relates to the environment
If you have a repair skill (such as sewing, mending, knitting, knife sharpening, repairing small electrical appliances and garden equipment, jewelry repair), please contact us to learn more about upcoming opportunities to participate in a "Repair Café". We are working with other like-minded organizations to conduct a Repair Cafe one eveni...
What has happened with Halloween costumes? As a kid, I remember when Halloween rolled around, we would scavenge around our home to see what we could piece together to make a costume. It was like a treasure hunt. It required creativity, thoughtfulness, usually no money and a whole lot of fun. Now, we are inundated with fancy, high dollar costumes. T...
What's your plan for household spring cleaning? If you don't have a plan yet, here are some of my suggestions, from one Green Neighbor to another. Gather your tools Get all your dirt, grime and dust-fighting weapons prepped and ready. Are you running out of paper towels? Consider making the switch to reusable towels or rags! Are you running out o...