7th Annual COMMUNITY SEED SWAP & Fundraiser!
“Growing Seeds of Nourishment & Medicine”.
Sunday, January 25, 2015 .
Doors Open to Public: 2:30-5 pm .
Swap & Fundraiser by Donation (cash, check, credit card).
Volunteers Welcomed! Let us know if you want to help.
Seed-Swap Guidelines:: Choose just a few seeds – Swap seeds with others – Choose only seeds you will plant & share harvest with community!
Swap Mission: “Honoring Biodiversity of Seeds for Food & Medicine! “.
Who Should Attend:
– Seed-savers & people donating heirloom seeds, or edible tubers or seed-potatoes (Label your envelopes with plant strain & date).
– People without seeds welcomed who commit to plant seeds, share their garden’s abundance & learn to save seeds.
Location planned for: The Majestic- 1027 N. Forest St, Bellingham.
Become a Guardian of Organic Heirloom & Open-Pollinated Seeds by saving seeds and purchasing fresh garden seeds from local seed-saver businesses.
This is a Pure Safe Seed Event! (and gmo-free)
Volunteers & Seed-Savers arrive early for set-up before public. Volunteer & master-seed-saver arrival time – 1:10. (Doors to public open at 2:30)
Seed-Grower Donations & Sponsors being accepted Dec & Jan before swap- Contact Heather K.
Event is Co-Sponsored by:
“Sustainable Bellingham” & “Center for Local Self Reliance” & “Transition Whatcom”.
TW- http://transitionwhatcom.ning.com/events .
This years Seed Donors Include: Baker Creek Heirloom rare seeds, Irish Eyes Seeds, Uprising Organic Seeds, Salish Seed Savers Coop, Center for Local Self-Reliance!
More donations & sponsors expected!
Light refreshments will be served from local food sponsors. (thanks Suki & team!).
For event questions, contact Sustainàble Bellingham .
More event info at- http://transitionwhatcom.ning.com/events/7th-annual-community-seed-swap-fundraiser-2015 .
Webpage with more details: http://transitionwhatcom.ning.com/events/7th-annual-community-seed-swap-fundraiser-2015
Facebook Event: https://www.facebook.com/events/366860470154539/