The Not-So-Simple Living Fair, a weekend of hands-on workshops and demonstrations celebrating rural living and homesteading skills, is returning July 26th, 27th, and 28th, 2013 to the Mendocino County Fairgrounds in Boonville!
It was a great event! Save the Date for next year – July 25th, 26th and 27th.
This year’s highlights include:
Satellite Workshops – the weekend before the fair there will be two Satellite Workshops in Anderson Valley. One will be Animal Processing and the other will be a Backyard Mini-Farm Tour (cancelled). Click on them for details.
Then the weekend of the Fair there will be a Harvesting Seaweed Workshop. Click for details.
Friday Night’s Campout Cabaret will highlight the band Foxglove on the main stage – also bring your story, poem, song, dance or skit, the stage is yours for a minute or three, no more than five unless you are really, really good….
Music and Dancing on Saturday night with !Pura Vida!
Our Keynote speaker on Sunday after lunch will be Amigo Bob Cantisano of Heaven and Earth Farm. Bob was the founder of EcoFarm Conference. You can listen to KZYX Farm and Garden show interview here Farm and Garden Show
Workshops and Demonstrations will be held both Saturday and Sunday covering such topics as Beekeeping, Farming and Gardening, Fermentation and Dairy Culturing, Food Storage and Preservation, Hunting and Gathering, Blacksmithing, Seedsaving, Composting, Natural Building, Animal Husbandry, Wild Foods and Medicines…..and more!
This year’s Kids Area is going to be expanded with Not-So-Simple workshops especially for kids and fun & game activities ongoing throughout the weekend…
For more information or to volunteer to help at the Fair, email email@example.com or call (707) 895-2949
This is an Anderson Valley Foodshed Event Co-sponsored by KZYX Community Radio www.kzyx.org
keep checking this website, as information will continuously be updated and added up to the weekend of the event. Can’t wait to see you there!
Join us Friday for Campout Cabaret