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Harvest Fair, Sukkot’s Mystic Roots and Community Celebration
October 4, 2015 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Harvest Fair, Sukkot’s Mystic Roots and Community Celebration!
New Leaf Farm www.newleaforganics.org
$15 suggested donation per family or $5 a person
On Sunday, join with community for do-it-yourself homesteading and crafting activities: volunteering on the farm, and much more! The morning starts with workshops for everyone. After a communal, potluck lunch, we’ll have live blacksmithing, apple pressing, horse drawn hayrides, rope making, harvest crafts and games. We’ll end the day with some get down and boogie music with nationally performing Klezmer music and puppets!
9:30 am – Arrival, Parking, Admire the Amazing Sukkah
9:45 am – Community Circle: Bringing down the Waters Ceremony for Shemini Atzeretz led by Rabbis from the Stowe and Montpelier communities
10-11:30 am – Morning Workshops for the whole family
Women’s Wilderness Woods Hike led by Kohenet Priestess in Training www.kohenet.org
The Kabbalah of Joy by Rabbi Tobie Weisman
Mindful Walking Workshops
Children’s Activities in the Sukkah:Local Lulav Weaving, Mural Painting, Storytelling, crafts, cordage ,wildcrafting and treasure hunts, fairy harvest hut building
11:30 -12:30 pm – Harvest Potluck , Pizza for Sale and Salads , Lulav Shakedown and Nonprofit Tabling on Local Issues
12:30 – 2:30 pm – Homesteading Interactive Workshops
Puppet Show by nationally touring Talking Hands Theatre Company from Massachusetts (tentative)
Horse and Buggy Rides, Apple Pressing, Potato Harvesting, Live Blacksmithing, Wilderness survival skills, family treasure hunts
2-4 pm Musical Klezmer Celebration and Community Closing Circle