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Monthly Transition Whatcom Movie- Symphony of the Soil at Limelight Theatre Bellingham

January 22, 2014 from 6:30pm to 8pm
Join us for a special showing of Symphony of the Soil on Jan 22nd from 6:00PM to 8PM. This is a fund raiser for the 6th annual Seed Swap happening on Jan 26th from 2:30 to 5:30PM. More info here. Please note that the Limelight is a 21 and over facility.All money TW receives from the film will be donated towards funding the Seed Swap event. Stay after the film to learn more about the Seed…See More
Jan 2
Steve Wilson is attending Heather K's event
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Community Seed Swap 2014 - 6th Annual at Majestic- 1027 North Forest Street, Bellingham

January 26, 2014 from 3pm to 5:30pm
6th Annual Community Seed Swap"Putting Seeds Into the Hands of the People”Sunday, January 26, 20142:30-5:30 Doors Open to PublicThe Majestic - 1027 North Forest St. (intersection of Maple St)Requested Donation: $3/Person, $5/FamilyLight refreshments will be served2:30 - Doors Open to the Public3:30 - "Master Seed Saving" talk by Brian Kerkvliet4:15 - "Basic Seed Saving talk by Celt Schira5:30 - Swap endsWho Should Attend:- People with Extra Seed, Seed-Potatoes & Edible Tubers to Share…See More
Dec 4, 2013
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Center for Local Self Reliance at Caretakers House at Fairhaven Park

October 19, 2013 from 10am to 4pm
   Our 4th annual Community Cider Press party.     Everyone welcome!Bring apples and pears, and empty containers to fill with cider.Music starts around noon. While there you can check out our gardens and house restoration project.See More
Oct 15, 2013
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Caretakers House & Gardens at Fairhaven Park

August 4, 2013 from 1pm to 4pm
Please join us as we share our progress on rehabilitating the Caretakers House & Gardens at Fairhaven Park.  Our volunteers have been busy since 2009 preparing this house and site for a return to public usage.  We have accomplished our tasks using mostly volunteer labor and generous financial donations from the community.Gardeners, carpenters and volunteers will be on hand to lead you on tours of the house and gardens.Parking available at Fairhaven Park or Fairhaven Middle School.See More
Jul 29, 2013
Steve Wilson is attending Heather K's event
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Community Seed Swap 2013 at Majestic- 1027 North Forest Street, Bellingham

January 27, 2013 from 1pm to 4:30pm
“Getting Seeds Into the Hands of the People”January 27th, 2013 Sunday 1:00-4:001027 North Forest Street- MajesticOpen to the Public -No Fee -Donations accepted! GMO Free Event!SCHEDULE:1:00  Doors Open1:15  Opening Circle & Swap Etiquette1:30  Swapping Seeds & Sharing Stories2:00  “Basic Seed Saving” talk by Celt Schira4:30  Swap Ends & Clean UpWHO SHOULD ATTEND:*. People with Heirloom Seeds, Packaged Seeds, Edible Tubers& Seed Potatoes To Share*. People without seeds who want…See More
Dec 28, 2012
Travis Linds is attending Steve Wilson's event
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Community Cider Press Day at United States

October 20, 2012 from 10am to 2pm
We're hosting our third annual Community Cider Press Day on Saturday, October 20 at the Caretakers House in Fairhaven Park (AKA the future home of the Center for Local Self Reliance).  This is a free event and open to all.  Gather up the neighborhood apples and pears and bring along some clean empty containers to bring home fresh cider.Drop off produce at the site, and find parking at Fairhaven Park or Fairhaven Middle School.See More
Oct 18, 2012
Steve Wilson posted an event
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Community Cider Press Day at United States

October 20, 2012 from 10am to 2pm
We're hosting our third annual Community Cider Press Day on Saturday, October 20 at the Caretakers House in Fairhaven Park (AKA the future home of the Center for Local Self Reliance).  This is a free event and open to all.  Gather up the neighborhood apples and pears and bring along some clean empty containers to bring home fresh cider.Drop off produce at the site, and find parking at Fairhaven Park or Fairhaven Middle School.See More
Oct 18, 2012
Rhys Faler and Steve Wilson are now friends
Feb 13, 2012
Steve Wilson updated their profile
Dec 20, 2011
Steve Wilson commented on Cindi Landreth's group Transition Southside
"Howdy folks, Well the gardeners are beginning to plant at the Caretakers House and we need to complete our deer fencing.  We're just a couple hours away!!!...And considering we have over 600 volunteer hours into this project you'll…"
May 20, 2011
Steve Wilson and Alex Winstead are now friends
Apr 7, 2011
Steve Wilson commented on Cindi Landreth's group Transition Southside
"Well, the Community Garden policy document didn't paste completely.  I can email you the file if you get in touch with me at swilson1733@gmail.com  "
Feb 9, 2011
Steve Wilson commented on Cindi Landreth's group Transition Southside
"All,  I've copied and pasted the City of Bellingham's Community Garden Policy document below FYI.   City of Bellingham Policy     Title: COMMUNITY GARDEN PROGRAM     Code:                             PAR…"
Feb 9, 2011
Steve Wilson replied to Robert Plant's discussion South Side Community Gardens in the group Transition Southside
"Just wanted to report back that I wasn't able to make an announcement today at the Seed Swap about organizing another southside community garden.  There were so many people and they were so focused on gathering seeds...perhaps a next step…"
Jan 30, 2011
Steve Wilson commented on Cindi Landreth's group Transition Southside
"I'm responding to David Marshak's email today (but I don't see it posted here...hmmm?) I'm wondering if David is suggesting we create community gardens according to the City's guidelines, which I am unable to post…"
Jan 27, 2011
Steve Wilson replied to Joanne Cady's discussion Center for Local Self-Reliance needs our help! in the group Transition Southside
"Last Saturday we had 11 people turn out for assembling fence panels at the Caretakers House and we got a bunch done.  A couple more sessions like that and we can put this project to bed!  We seem to be having great luck with the…"
Jan 24, 2011

Profile Information

How are you currently involved in the Transition?
Growing food. Bicyclist. Self-employed educator of young children. Neighborhood activist. Board member of the Center For Local Self Reliance at the Caretakers House & Gardens in Fairhaven Park.
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
Community building opportunities.
Do you have particular interests, skills, talents or resources you would like to bring to Transition Whatcom?
I am familiar with rainwater catchment systems, and have tools/knowledge building solar hot water heaters, and food dehydrators.
In what neighborhood or part of the county do you reside?
South Neighborhood/Fairhaven
Where did you hear about Transition Whatcom and how did you find our community network website?
I attended the Great Unleashing.
Please note that you do not have to answer all of the above questions in order to join, and you can always come back later to edit your profile. If it's all too many questions for now, please provide a short answer below on why you'd like to join this site (or a summary of the above, if answered).
I attended the Great Unleashing

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At 10:48pm on September 20, 2010, Alison Kutz-Troutman said…
Yo Steve! Just trying to connect all them dots! Got Shannon#2 up and cruising tonight- lap top and all!
The seed I sowed in the garden (rye) Saturday is sprouted by 1/2" already in two days. Glory be... loving the rain!
At 3:51pm on March 24, 2009, Cindi Landreth said…
Hi Steve! Great to see you here. Aren't you also heavily involved with the Center for Self Reliance? How is that coming along?
At 7:02pm on March 16, 2009, David MacLeod said…
Welcome Steve, glad you could join us here!

It should be pointed out that Steve is a key player in getting the Center for Local Self-Reliance up and running. Check it out, and show them your support!
 
 
 

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