Brilliant meeting yesterday everyone; lovely people, interesting discussions on everything from foraging to charitable organisations & lots of great <<actions>> to get us going – what a way to wake up from winter hibernation!
If you couldn’t make it but want to find out more, look below for how to ** keep up to date ** with what we’re planning so you can see how to help make Abundance even better this year!
*Next Meeting* Tues 8th March 2016, 8pm in The Fir Tree pub, Iffley Road [tbc]
– Pruning Skill-Shares, Sat 27th 11 am – 12:45 & Sun 28 Feb 11 am – 12:45, location tbc -> RSVP to AbundanceHarvestsOxford@gmail.com with your name & phone number.
– Apple Cook-Ups & Jam-making & Jamming: date & venue tbc.
(After March, we will try stick to planning meetings on Third Tuesday of the month; so future meeting dates will be:- Tuesday 19th April, 17th May, 21st June, 19th July & so on…)
We talked about everything from apple butter to wild garlic, and everything from tree pruning sessions, the first of which will be at 11am on 27th and 28th February (sign up for these pruning sessions (no prior experience needed) by emailing AbundanceHarvestsOxford@gmail.com & look out for the facebook event with more info), to bottling cider to organising jam-making with (musical) jam sessions, using Oxford surplus apples and other excess produce!
Thanks to those who made it down, and if you sent apologies or would like to join in the coordinating crew next time, we’ll make sure you get the minutes too (send your email to AbundanceHarvestsOxford@gmail.com)
There’s lots of actions and if you’ve got some free time and would like to help out, do let us know!
** Keep up to date **
There’ll also be another blog with a summary of the minutes so you can stay up to date with what we’re up to and also, see where you could get stuck in!
–> Head to www.AbundanceOxford.wordpress.com and then “Follow Our Blog” by putting your email address in the box on the far right column of the home page, so you can get an automatic update when the blog goes out!
–> Follow us on twitter #AbundanceOxford & we’ll tweet each time a blog goes out.,
Hope you can join in some of our activities this Winter/Spring!
Here’s to an abundant 2016!
Gluts of love,