Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Calendar of Events


Ohio Local Food Systems Collaborative Meeting
Thursday, January 22
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Hocking College
Nelsonville, Ohio

For more information, contact Tom (740.767.4938) or email him ( __________________________________________

Soup for the Soul
Thursday, January 22
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
United Campus Ministry
18 N. College St.
Athens, Ohio

United Campus Ministry (UCM) announces a new weekly program, "Soup for the Soul," which will run through February 19th. The public is invited for soup & discussion about the spiritual side of sustainability. Special guests throughout the quarter will reflect on their own spiritual journeys. A free light soup lunch is provided. This week's guest is Geoff Greenfield of Third Sun Solar and Wind Power (

UCM's mission is to engage the Ohio University and Athens communities in spiritual growth, community service and work for justice, guided by socially progressive and interfaith values. For more information, contact UCM at (740.593.7301) or email director Evan Young (

Conversations about the Future
Saturday, January 24
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Dunkle Building
New Straitsville, Ohio

Little Cities of Black Diamonds (LCBD) will be hosting this discussion to start planning for the next five years of their organization. Those who are interested in having a say in the direction of the organization should plan on attending. A light lunch will be provided. Please RSVP by Thursday to Cheryl Blosser (740.394.3011).

Junior Order of Eagles Fundraising Supper
Saturday, January 24
5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The Junior Order of Eagles invites everyone to a beef and noodle supper, with mashed potatoes, green beans, and coleslaw. Cost is $5.00 per person, with half of the proceeds being donated to the OSU Alzheimer's research project. For more information, contact Suzanne (740.767.4938) or email her (

Energy Committee Meeting
Tuesday, January 27
5:30 PM
The Ridges, Building 22
Athens, Ohio

Monthly meeting of Rural Action’s Energy Committee. For more information, contact Scott Miller (740.593.0827) or email him (

Sunday Creek Public Meeting
Wednesday, January 28
6:00 PM
Sunday Creek Offices
Glouster, OH

Contact Kaabe with questions (740.767.2225) or email him (