Hempstead Project Heart will be at the Harvest Moon Celebration at the Solar Living Institute in Hopland, CA Saturday, September 6th, for a full day of sustainability workshops, films and family- fun activities. Hemp is on the schedule along with our Hands-On-Hemp museum displayed all day long! Here are the hemp-filled events:
1.) John Trudell Talk at the main stage “Central Oasis” from 3:50 and 4:20pm:
Description: Poet and hemp advocate John Trudell will share his lines of poetry and speak on hemp as earth medicine.
2.) BRINGING IT HOME, hemp documentary film screening from 8:00pm-9:00pm at the “Pond Area” lawn.
Description: Here in the U.S., hemp could be a money-making crop for farmers and create jobs. BRINGING IT HOME tells the story of hemp: past, present and future and a global industry that includes textiles, building materials, food products, bio-plastics, auto parts and more.
3.) Hemp Workshop at “Hops Tipi” from 5:00pm- 5:30pm: Exploring the Return of Hemp Farming and Sustainable Industry in California
Description: Join local hemp organizers and researchers for an interactive, hands-on conversation about the return of hemp farming and processing in California.
We hope to see you at Harvest Moon Festival. Remember to join our Facebook Community at: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Hempstead-Project-HEART/305884766241279?ref=tn_tnmn
John Trudell and Bad Dog Perform at the 30th annual Reggae on the River, Saturday, August 2nd at 10:45 AM
Hempstead Project HEART will be tabling with Lydia’s Lovin Foods throughout the festival!
More info. at: http://www.reggaeontheriver.com/lineup.htm#JohnTrudellBadDog
HEMP HISTORY WEEK 2014: MEDIA ADVISORY
Grange Halls across northern California screen the hemp documentary Bringing it Home as part of Hemp History Week 2014.
Californian farmers, hemp businesses and grassroots supporters celebrate the 5th annual Hemp History Week June 2-8 with screenings of the award winning hemp documentary BRINGING IT HOME at seven participating Northern California granges.
Participating grange halls include the Marshall Grange May 31st, Sonoma Valley Grange June 4th, Sebastopol Grange June 5th, Bayside Grange June 6th, Sacramento Grange June 6-7, Petaluma Grange at Lydia’s Sunflower Center June 7th, and Santa Cruz’s Live Oak Grange co-hosted with the Springfield Grange June 8th.
Hempstead Project HEART, a project of Earth Island Institute, is sponsoring the screenings by partnering with local Grange Halls. Hempstead Project HEART will showcase their hands-on hemp museum along with education materials and hemp product samples from Hemp History Week sponsors: Dr. Bronner’s Magic Soaps, Nutiva, Nature’s Path, Manitoba Harvest and coupons from Living Harvest Tempt. Events will feature hemp treats, music and special guest appearances.
For more information on the documentary BRINGING IT HOME visit: http://www.bringingithomemovie.com/
||Saturday, May 31st at 7:00 PM
||4940 Marshall Road, Garden Valley, CA 95633
|Sonoma Valley Grange
||Wednesday, June 4th at 7:30 PM
||18627 Highway 12, Sonoma, CA 95476
||Thursday, June 5th at 7:00 PM
||6000 Sebastopol Ave., Sebastopol, CA 95472
||Friday, June 6th at 6:00 PM
|Sacramento Community Grange at the CA. State Grange
||2297 Jacoby Creek Road, Bayside, CA 95521Friday, June 6th at 7:00 PM with finger foods and refreshments and Saturday, June 7th at 7:00 PM with a BBQ dinner and silent auction3830 U St., Sacramento, CA 95817
|Petaluma Grange at Lydia’s Sunflower Center
||Saturday, June 7th at 7:00 PM Music by the Dream Farmers at 8:30 PM1435 N McDowell Blvd., Suite 100, Petaluma, CA 94954
|Santa Cruz Live Oak Grange
|| Sunday, June 8th at 4:00 PM 190017th Ave., Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Join grassroots organizers nationwide for the 5th annual
Hemp History Week, June 2-8