August Events – all events are free and open to the public

 

Tuesdays

Aug 7, 14

10:30-11:00 am

STORYTIME READING FOR CHILDREN:

Children and their caregivers are invited to join us for stories

and songs with Ms. Thea, our local children’s librarian.

Find out about all the wonderful free programs at the Ottendorfer Library.

Saturday Aug 11

2:00-5:00 pm

MOSAIC MAN, Jim Power will show you how to make your own POWER mosaic; free supplies included!
Thursday Aug 16

8:00 pm

MoRUS 6th Annual Film Fest Puts Issues of Water Insecurity on Tap, with

Water for Life: The Diary of Jay Z — The Hip hop impresario teams up with the UN to explore the water crisis in Africa. Flint— A woman takes a stand against the powers that be, in the face of the toxic water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

Friday Aug 17

7:00 pm

Sounds in the Garden: NOWHERESVILLE, hosted by Peter Loureiro.  This ongoing musical series features an eclectic mix of NYC singer-songwriters.
Saturday Aug 18

11:00 am-1:00 pm

 

Saturday Aug 18

3:00-5:00 pm

 

Saturday Aug 18

7:30-10:00 pm

KIDS COOKING Workshop: Cook up a seasonal summer dish with market vegetables & herbs from 6&B. Everyone gets a recipe card! Ages 5 & up.

 

Get CREATIVE and make a COLLAGE with 6 & B creativity expert, Alex Coleman.

 

MUSIC under THE STARS, coordinated by garden member Joff Wilson:

Local Legends—and Up-and-Coming Local Legends—present an evening of

inspiring and unforgettable music.

Sunday Aug 19

3:00-5:00 pm

 

Sunday Aug 19

6:00-7:00 pm

The VAGABOND VELONATORS, John Campo &Tom Ryan, will play blues, R&B, and Jazz, including original compositions; an afternoon of mellow music.

 

Katie McCay leads a VINYASA YOGA experience, accessible to practitioners

of all levels. We will flow with our breath and move through postures to help develop flexibility and strength, and peace in our minds. BYO mat.

Friday Aug 24

7:00-8:30 pm

Experience FIVE ESSENTIAL OILS to support you during the dog days of summer! Katie McKay will discuss how these oils can help you with common ailments. Each attendee will make an intuitive blend to take away.
Saturday Aug 25

2:00-4:00 pm

 

Saturday Aug 25

5:00-7:00 pm

COME MAKE A PIECE OF JEWELRY with the terrific bead artist, Christine Cameron.

 

SHADOWLANDS will get your feet tapping and your emotions engaged! Featuring musical journeymen who keep their music true to the front line concerns: Chris Burns, Melissa Connell, Gina Tlamsa, Vivian Stoll.

Sunday Aug 26

1:00-4:00 pm

 

 

4:00-6:00 pm

 

6:00-7:00 pm

DRAWING IN THE GARDEN: Enjoy 3 hours of drawing from a model in our beautiful community garden. Bring your art supplies. Some supplies available.

Don’t forget the insect repellent. Organized by Effie Serlis.

 

6 & B Garden General Membership Meeting

 

Katie McKay leads a VINYASA YOGA experience, accessible to practitioners

of all levels. We flow with our breath and move through postures to help

develop flexibility and strength, and peace in our minds. BYO mat.