Calendar - September
- October 2009
September - October 2009
4-6 p.m. Sundays at the Cottage (3449 West River Rd., Grand Island),
unless otherwise noted;
potluck following. Info: www.riversidesalem.org or firstname.lastname@example.org
Sept. 6 June & Roger’s 29th Labor SUNDAY picnic-potluck
(2-6 p.m., 1515 West River, Grand Island); 773-1426; email@example.com.
Sept. 13 BUSINESS MEETING [38th anniversary of Attica Uprising
Wed., Sep. 16 Food/Film Series Movie: FOOD MATTERS (DVD)
Sat., Sept. 19 IWI’s Jigonsaseh/Women of Peace Awards Event,
10 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at Buffalo State College Social Hall.
Call Agnes or Vicky at IWI: 332-6988 for information.
Annual Shoreline Clean-Up [gather at RS], 9 a.m. – noon. Info:
Tom (773-1563) or Jim (773-5268).
Sept. 20 Reforming Health Care: Conversations
Sept. 27 Dr. Narzeli Vardanyan, Director of Armenian Forests, an
NGO responsible for forest protection in Armenia and president of
GOY, an NGO focusing on environmental issues. She is a licensed
attorney in Armenia and a member of the International Bar Association.
An expert in environmental law, she is also a lecturer at the Russian-Armenian
University in Yerevan and coordinator of a working group of the
Northern Alliance for Sustainable Development (ANPED).
1:00 CROP Walk (details: CathyRieley-Goddard: 984-2442.)
Sat., Oct. 3 SOLAR TOUR: Visit our Straw-Bale Shelter Project (10:00
a.m. – 4:00 p.m.).
Oct. 4 Sharing Our Gifts: Jon & Cathy will lead a design session
for our telling and collecting our stories/histories. [Cephas-Bissonette
House Annual Hike of Hope: “Leave a Peaceprint”–
Stiglmeier Park in Cheektowaga, 1:00 p.m.]
Wed., Oct. 7 Food/Film Series Workshop: We will focus on the connection
between health/disease and the food we eat. Our goals will be defined
at this session.
Fri/Sat., Oct 9-10 Sixth annual World on Your Plate conference
at Daemen College (see enclosure)
Oct. 11 “The Garden” (DVD)
Oct. 18 Cornucopia/Harvest Events: Celebrating our connections
with the earth by planting garlic, sharing dishes & recipes,
garden produce, gratitudes….
Wed., Oct. 21 Food/Film Series Movie: “Mad Cowboy Documentary”
Oct. 25 Robert Meeropol, The Rosenberg Fund for Children: Gathering
at the Network of Religious Communities, 4:00 p.m., 1272 Delaware
Avenue, Buffalo. [NO MEETING at Riverside-Salem Cottage]
Nov. 1 BUSINESS MEETING (5:00 p.m.); Western Area Fall Meeting
at St. James in Hamburg (1:00 p.m. lunch; 2:00 p.m. program on “Faith
are some old calendar entries, to give a sense of what we do: