Posts Tagged "Urban Servant Corps"

EarthLinks’ Holiday Open House

Posted on Oct 12, 2017 in Events, Featured Articles, General, Learn More | Comments Off on EarthLinks’ Holiday Open House

EarthLinks’ Holiday Open House

6th Annual Holiday Open House & Sale Every December, we turn the EarthLinks workshop and offices into a winter wonderland of Earth-friendly gifts at the Annual Holiday Open House & Sale! We’re very excited to announce that our sixth annual Holiday Open House, a community holiday celebration and “buy local” gift market, will be held on Friday, Dec 8th  12:30 – 6:30 pm and Saturday, December 9th from 10:00 am to 3:00 PM.  EarthLinks’ craft workshop is located at: 2746 W 13th Avenue in Denver  80204. EarthLinks staff and board members will be on hand to visit over tea and snacks, live...

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EarthLinks’ 5th Annual Plant Sale wrap up

Posted on May 18, 2017 in Events, General, Learn More | Comments Off on EarthLinks’ 5th Annual Plant Sale wrap up

EarthLinks’ 5th Annual Plant Sale wrap up

Many thanks to everyone who joined us at the EarthLinks’ 5th Annual Plant & Garden Sale. Because of the variety of plants, vegetables, herbs, flowers, products and the added bonus of Laura Matthews’ educational talks and healthy natural products from Holistic Pathways, the Plant Sale was a huge success.  Because of your support, we raised over $8,000 at the Plant Sale combined with the Mother’s Day Plant sale at Jefferson Unitarian Church!  This is a huge accomplishment that will go a long way to support our program of community ending isolation. Your gifts of time,...

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10 Reasons to Love EarthLinks

Posted on Oct 24, 2012 in Featured Articles, General | Comments Off on 10 Reasons to Love EarthLinks

10 Reasons to Love EarthLinks

After working at EarthLinks now for several months, there are many things which I have grown to really appreciate about this organization. So for my blog this month, I decided to list my top 10 reasons why I love EarthLinks! On glorious fall days, I love working outside in the garden alongside participants. It is fascinating to watch the garden change with the seasons. EarthLinks is a place where we all enjoy life together in community. I learn all sorts of handy things. Before working here I never knew that dryer lint is compostable, and that lamb’s quarters (generally thought of as a...

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Four Weeks of Learning: Reflections from a New Intern

Posted on Sep 28, 2012 in General | Comments Off on Four Weeks of Learning: Reflections from a New Intern

Four Weeks of Learning: Reflections from a New Intern

As Earthlinks’ newest Program Associate intern from the Urban Servant Corps, I have been a part of Earthlinks’ morning workshops for just over four weeks now. While I love the creative process and general crafting, I come to Earthlinks with little to no experience pressing flowers, cleaning glass, making soap and lotion bars, etc. Not only this, my exposure to gardening has previously been limited to maintaining a desktop cactus. I am also fresh from Texas and new to the area. I’ve spent a lot of time in my first few weeks just learning street names, bus routes and meeting lots new people....

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