Posts made in March, 2011

Reflections from the Workshop: March 30, 2011

Posted on Mar 30, 2011 in Programs | 0 comments

Every Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday morning before our work begins, the EarthLinks community comes together in the workshop to spend time in group reflection. Participants or staff bring poetry, readings from Earth-conscious authors, or thoughts on participants’ life experiences. Through reflection, community is grown, perspective is gained, and wisdom is shared. Check back here often for more reflections from the EarthLinks Workshop. This week’s reflection comes from Felisa Rogers’ column, Scavenger, from Salon.com. In her essay, “How my grandmother taught me to eat...

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Floral Design 2011 Graduation!

Posted on Mar 29, 2011 in Programs | 0 comments

On Monday, March 28, EarthLinks was proud to graduate 10 women from our Floral Design Course! These women have worked hard for the past 6 weeks, gaining knowledge of design and learning the skills necessary to build a career in the florist industry. Each graduate was offered a paid internship to continue their formation in a professional setting. Congratulations, graduates! Special thanks to our wonderful instructor, Judy Vanderbosch, for sharing her knowledge and passion, to the Empowerment Program for collaborating with EarthLinks on this life-changing program, and to all who attended the...

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UPDATED: 2011 Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser for EarthLinks

Posted on Mar 28, 2011 in Events | 0 comments

Please join us for a Pancake Breakfast fundraiser in support of EarthLinks from 7am to 1pm on Sunday, March 27th, 2011, at Queen of Peace Catholic Church! Come see our beautiful products, hear about the latest developments from EarthLinks, and enjoy a tasty breakfast! Queen of Peace is located at 13120 E Kentucky Ave, Aurora, CO 80012. We hope to see you there! UPDATE: The Pancake Breakfast was a lot of fun! Check out these photos from the...

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March 23, 2011, eNewsletter: Dine for Justice!

Posted on Mar 24, 2011 in General | 0 comments

In case you missed our latest eNewsletter, Dine for Social and Environmental Justice!, you can find it online HERE. Read about how you can join us for two upcoming meals to benefit EarthLinks and our participant community. You can find past eNewsletters from EarthLinks on our Publications page.

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Peace Garden 2011

Posted on Mar 24, 2011 in Programs | 0 comments

It’s officially Spring, which means the garden season is upon us! We’ve begun planting seeds in our workshop which will be transplanted into the garden once the danger of frost is past us — probably around Mother’s Day. We’re keeping busy working with our participants to sow a variety of vegetables, herbs, and flowers for this year’s Peace Garden. Watch with us as these seeds germinate and grow into a lush urban...

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