Needle Arts Crochet

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Dallas-Fort Worth, NorthCentral Texas
Skill Sharing of NeedleArts: Basic Crochet  Homesteading from DFW Ecovillageinthe Green Scheme of DFW

Instructor:   RenaHobbs 

When: June 18, 2011

Time: 10 am – 12 noon.This follows an optional tour of the Coppell Farmer’s Market with a talk aboutCSAs. And it proceeds optional lunch Healthy Me Art Cafe in Coppell to visitwith fellow students and learn more about the ecovillage forming just east ofDallas. 

Fee: Class is Free.

Please RSVP here.

More Information: CallTerry Jensen at 817 545-0140 or use message section of RSVP form here.Note:. The church has no information about this class which is organized byCyberparent, LLC, thru DFWEcovillage,  to help all of us learn homesteading skills. 

Where: 150 E Beltline Rd, Coppell,75019. The church is a brick building (no steeple) behind a service station,almost on the corner of Beltline and Denton Tap Roads.  It gets tricky herebecause the church is on East Beltline and there is construction here. Do nottake the detour to East Beltline.  Instead, cross over East Beltline andturn right just past the service station. We will be upstairs in room 208. Comein the front and go to the right and up the stairs and it is the room with thewindows. Park on the side that is closest to Beltline because there will be manycars there attending a funeral. Formore information, please call Terry Jensen at817 545-0140 or use message section of RSVP form here.

Students Bring: Size I hook and 100% cotton yarn, worsted weight. If youlet us know in advance (use the message section of the RSVP form here) theinstructor will have the needle and yarn available for $5.00.

Class: You will be taught basic crochet principles and then actually make awashcloth. 

Bring your needle artsquestions for Rena’s Q &A session: 

Again, please RSVP hereto reserve your place in this class.

Homesteading Skill Events

Sat, Jun 18 – Tour Coppell Farmers’ Market, buy some farmgoodies,  and hear John of Comeback Creek Farm on Community SupportedAgriculture (CSA). Meet at the tent in the front of the market at 8:45 am,stopping to buy a breakfast muffin if you like. About 9:15 or so, John willspeak to us about CSAs in general, how he became a farmer, and his CSA inparticular. We will be at the market about an hour. It opens at 8 am if you wanta head start. Coppell Farmers’Market is located in Old Town Coppell at 455 Bethel Rd by SouthCoppell Road, easily accessible from 121 (take Bass Pro exit) and from LBJFwy (take Beltline exit). An RSVP so we will look for you would be nice here.More information here.

Sat, Jun 18 – Needle Arts Homesteading SkillClass featuring Basic Crochet taught by Rena Hobbs from 10 am until 12 pm inCoppell. Bring an Ihookand 100% cotton yarn, worsted weight. You will actually crochet a washcloth.RSVP requested here. More information here.Riverside Churchof Christ,150 E Beltline Rd, Coppell, 75019. The churchis a large brick building (no steeple) behind a service station,  almost on thenortheast corner of Beltline and Denton Tap Roads.  Exit Beltline from LBJ and turn north. Beltline goes north for afew blocks and then turns east. Cross over East Beltline and turn right intoparking lot immediately  past service station. Wewill now be in upstairs room 208. Come in front of building and turn right toaccess stairs. 

Sat, Jun 18 – Get Acquainted and Ask Questions aboutthe Permaculture-based, sustainable, and compassionate  Ecovillage. Lets eat lunch at 12:30 and get acquainted, receiveinformation, ask questions about the ecovillage. The Healthy Me Art Cafe is alocal restaurant and cooking school with both a vegetarian/vegan and a regularmenu. It is located at 240 N Denton Tap Rd, Coppell 75019. Exit LBJ on Beltline. Go north on Beltline; it will turn into Denton Tap Rd when Beltline curves off to the right. if you need further directions, call the restaurant at 972 745 – 3900.RSVP requested here so we can reserve a suitabletable. 

Skill BuildingClasses. We have lost many of the skills that we need to prosper in energydescent. Others skills are new with new technologies that will make what couldbe a trying time better for us all. Come learn. Come share yourskills.