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Whatcom Harvest Dinner at Bellewood Acres

September 29, 2013 from 4pm to 8pm
The Whatcom Harvest Dinner is a spectacular meal and community event that supports and celebrates local farmers, fishers and the county our regional food-shed as to offer. A family-friendly event, the dinner raises awareness about local food-based education opportunities, and our ability to experience and access health local food for our children and community. Tickets on sale starting June 2013. (They sold out last year, so reserve them!) What: Whatcom Harvest DinnerWhen: Sunday, September 29,…See More
Sep 17, 2013
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Cascade Cuts open to the public May 18 for fundraiser sale at Cascade Cuts

May 18, 2013 from 9am to 4pm
Sustainable Connections announces the ever popular Cascade Cuts Plant Sale is back again this year. On May 18 the wholesale nursery opens its doors to the public just one day every year – as a fundraiser for Sustainable Connections’ Food & Farming Program.  Familiar and unique plants galore, the plant sale is a fun-filled event – shoppers can hear music from local musicians wafting through the greenhouses as they shop, talk with local plant experts and master gardeners, and all for a great…See More
May 1, 2013
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Future of Business Conference at Depot Market Square & the Leopold

April 25, 2013 at 5:30pm to April 26, 2013 at 5pm
Join us at Sustainable Connections’ Future of Business Conference April 25th and 26th for useful information about achieving resource and operational efficiencies; increasing access to customers; accessing financial resources and overall better business management. Overall this conference is an excellent investment in time and resources for such valuable information. http://sustainableconnections.org/bizdev/conferenceSee More
Mar 28, 2013
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Whatcom Harvest Dinner at Bellewood Acres

September 29, 2013 from 4pm to 8pm
The Whatcom Harvest Dinner is a spectacular meal and community event that supports and celebrates local farmers, fishers and the county our regional food-shed as to offer. A family-friendly event, the dinner raises awareness about local food-based education opportunities, and our ability to experience and access health local food for our children and community. Tickets on sale starting June 2013. (They sold out last year, so reserve them!) What: Whatcom Harvest DinnerWhen: Sunday, September 29,…See More
Mar 26, 2013
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Bid Local First! online fundraising auction at online

November 19, 2012 to December 2, 2012
The Sustainable Connections fifth Annual Bid Local First! online auction opens November 19, offering a stunning array of unique Bellingham experiences and retail items. The auction will occur in conjunction with Buy Local Week and hopes to encourage Whatcom County residents to support the local community while holiday shopping. Proceeds for the auction benefit Sustainable Connections' Think Local First and Eat Local First campaigns. Head to…See More
Nov 16, 2012
Aspensong might attend Sara Southerland's event

Kid Grown Night Fundraiser @ The Table at The Table

September 25, 2012 from 5pm to 9pm
Come and eat REALLY local and support our budding urban farmers.  The Table will  feature produce from Common Threads’ various youth gardens (school gardens and our Youth Grown gardens), in the evening’s meal, and donate a portion of the evening’s revenue to support Common Threads’ seed to table educational programs.See More
Sep 21, 2012
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Sep 21, 2012
Stephan Michaels is attending Sara Southerland's event
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Whatcom Harvest Dinner 2012 at Bellewood Acres

September 23, 2012 from 4pm to 8pm
The Whatcom Harvest Dinner is a spectacular meal and community event celebrating the abundance of our regional food-shed and bounty of Whatcom County farms, fisheries and a special highlight on school and community gardens as well. A major focus of the dinner is Whatcom Farm-to-School efforts and programs that educate families and children about healthy locally produced foods. Programs such as “Chefs in the classroom” where local chef volunteers will collaborate with students to make an entrée…See More
Sep 17, 2012
Laura Roys might attend Sara Southerland's event

Meat Rabbit Expo at Hannegan Farm & Home Feed Store

September 8, 2012 from 10am to 5pm
FREERabbit Breeds & Resources, along with raffle tables, supplies, displays and breeders who will be more than happy to answer questions. The perfect place to help future rabbit breeders set up for success!See More
Sep 2, 2012
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Aug 22, 2012
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Jul 6, 2012
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Discover Whatcom County farms through the 5th annual Whatcom County Farm Tour at Whatcom County Farms

September 8, 2012 from 10am to 5pm
This festive and flavorful farm tour, is set annually for the second Saturday in September, this year Sat. September 8, 2012 from 10am-5pm.The perfect day to meet your farmer, explore local farms and taste the bounty our region as to offer -- all with the backdrop of stunning Mount Baker.This free, self-guided tour is treat for the whole family, complete with bicycle routes and more. Find exciting, educational and interactive activities at each tour stop, fabulous products for sale at farm…See More
Jul 5, 2012
Sara Southerland and Gretchen Norman Woody are now friends
Jun 18, 2012
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Imagine This! Home and Landscape Tour at various tour stops throughout Bellingham

June 23, 2012 to June 24, 2012
Do it yourself-ers and those looking for great contractors for an upcoming project will delight in a weekend of exploring others’ beautiful, innovative and eco-friendly homes and landscapes during the 10th annual Imagine This! Home & Landscape Tour, hosted by Sustainable Connections.This year’s tour features even more of the best in green building and smart growth practices with examples of: affordable energy efficiency…See More
Jun 7, 2012
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Cascade Cuts Plant Sale at Cascade Cuts nursery

May 19, 2012 from 9am to 4pm
The extensive wholesale nursery, Cascade Cuts, is open to the public just one day a year as a fundraiser for Sustainable Connections' Food & Farming Program.A prime destination for gardeners, landscapers, and anyone looking for a lovely hanging basket, the Cascade Cuts Plant Sale offers something for everyone.The beautiful array of hanging baskets are a big draw for many shoppers, in addition to the greenhouses full of ornamental annuals and perennials you will find vegetable and herbs…See More
May 1, 2012
Shelly J Davis might attend Sara Southerland's event
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Greenhorns: Meet the new generation farmer at Pickford Film Center

October 25, 2011 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
The Sustainable Connections’ Food & Farming Program hosts a “meet the next generation farmer mixer” and final cut of the film, “The Greenhorns” on Tuesday, October 25 at 6:30 pm at The Pickford Film Center. The event is a fundraiser for the Food To Bank On, a beginning farmer business training project that helps connect farms in their 1-3 years with the resources they need to have viable businesses. A lively panel discussion with local farmers and refreshments reception will follow. Cost =…See More
Oct 24, 2011

Profile Information

How are you currently involved in the Transition?
I work in the Food & Farming program at Sustainable Connections. We work to keep more locally grown food consumed locally and to increase the number, diversity, prosperity and sustainability of local agricultural producers. Also to help connect folks in general to local food: consumers to local restaurants/grocers/farmers, local restaurants/grocers/food buyers to farmers and much more!
In what neighborhood or part of the county do you reside?
Roosevelt
Your Personal Website (if you have one)
http://www.sustainableconnections.org
Where did you hear about Transition Whatcom and how did you find our community network website?
Met folks that were tabling at Boundary Bay last year.
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At 6:30pm on April 13, 2011, Heather K said…

Hi Sara, Good to meet you Fri pm at Foundry.  Great to hear of your work with SC and I hope to attend the May 11th Food Network Day.

Here is a link the Earth Gardens network, that you would be welcome to connect in with- http://transitionwhatcom.ning.com/group/organic

 
 
 

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