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Church of the Good Shepherd

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9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States

March 2018

Food Forest Work Day

March 10, 2018 @ 4:00 am - 10:00 am EST
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An event every month that begins at 4:00am on day Second of the month, repeating until May 12, 2018

Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Join the Grayson Permaculture Group as we build a Food Forest at Church of the Good Shepherd in Galax.  Tools & gloves provided, bring water and a snack.  Contact Cynthia@graysonlandcare.org for more information or check out our Facebook Page.  

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April 2018

First Friday Film Series: The Messenger

April 6, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Friday, April 6th at 7:00 pm, LandCare presents Messenger: Imagine a World Without Birdsong. Su Rynard’s wide-ranging and contemplative documentary THE MESSENGER explores our deep-seated connection to birds and warns that the uncertain fate of songbirds might mirror our own. Moving from the northern reaches of the Boreal Forest to the base of Mount Ararat in Turkey to the streets of New York, THE MESSENGER brings us face-to-face with a remarkable variety of human-made perils that have devastated thrushes, warblers,…

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May 2018

First Friday Film Series: Look & See

May 4, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Friday, May 4th at 7:00 pm, LandCare presents Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry. LOOK & SEE revolves around the divergent stories of several residents of Henry County, Kentucky who each face difficult choices that will dramatically reshape their relationship with the land and their community. In 1965, Wendell Berry returned home to Henry County, where he bought a small farmhouse and began a life of farming, writing and teaching.  This lifelong relationship with the land and community would…

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June 2018

First Friday Film Series: Minimalism

June 1, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Friday, June 1st at 7:00 pm, LandCare presents Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things. How might your life be better with less? Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life—families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists, and even a former Wall Street broker—all of whom are striving to live a meaningful life with less. After its successful theatrical run, Minimalism, the…

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July 2018

First Friday Film Series: A Small Good Thing

July 6, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Friday, July 6th at 7:00 pm, LandCare presents the film A Small Good Thing. We've sought ease, comfort and wealth - but are people happier with more money? What is the science behind a good life? Following several people over a typical year, A Small Good Thing looks at the simple sources of human happiness. What makes up a happy life? For the longest time, we've been living as though the more we have the happier we'll be. Surprisingly, over the…

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August 2018

First Friday Film Series: Inhabit A Permaculture Perspective

August 3, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Friday, July 6th at 7:00 pm, LandCare presents the film Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective. Inhabit is a feature-length documentary introducing permaculture: a design method that offers an ecological lens for solving issues related to agriculture, economics, governance, and on. The film presents a vast array of projects, concepts, and people, and it translates the diversity of permaculture into something that can be understood by an equally diverse audience. For those familiar, it will be a call to action and a glimpse…

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County Administrator Bill Shepley

August 20, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Join us for as County administrator, Bill Shepley discusses Grayson County's Future Initiatives. Shepley hopes to find solutions to energize the county as a whole. Efforts to address internet access, job creation, healthcare, businesses and other needs within the county are reflected in these initiatives. “I’ve been county administrator for the past year, and during that time I’ve studied the comprehensive plan that was created for the county several years ago,” Shepley said in an interview with the Declaration. “Using…

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September 2018

Food Forest Work Day

September 15, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT
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An event every month that begins at 9:30am on day Second of the month, repeating until December 14, 2019

Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Join the Grayson Permaculture Group as we build a Food Forest at Church of the Good Shepherd in Galax.  Tools & gloves provided, bring water and a snack.  Contact Cynthia@graysonlandcare.org for more information or check out our Facebook Page.

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February 2019

Food Forest Work Day

February 16 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EST
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Join the Grayson Permaculture Group as we build a Food Forest at Church of the Good Shepherd in Galax.  Tools & gloves provided, bring water and a snack.  Contact Cynthia@graysonlandcare.org for more information or check out our Facebook Page.

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March 2019

Food Forest Work Day

March 16 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Join the Grayson Permaculture Group as we build a Food Forest at Church of the Good Shepherd in Galax.  Tools & gloves provided, bring water and a snack.  Contact Cynthia@graysonlandcare.org for more information or check out our Facebook Page.

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April 2019

Film Series: Symbiotic Earth

April 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
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An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day First of the month, repeating until August 2, 2019

Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. April 5th Symbiotic Earth Symbiotic Earth explores the life and ideas of scientific rebel Lynn Margulis who challenged entrenched theories of male-dominated science. As a young scientist in the 1960s, Margulis was ridiculed when she first proposed that symbiosis…

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May 2019

Film Series: Seed, The Untold Story

May 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. May 3rd Seed: The Untold Story Few things on Earth are as miraculous and vital as seeds. Worshipped and treasured since the dawn of humankind. SEED: The Untold Story follows passionate seed keepers protecting our 12,000-year-old food legacy.…

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June 2019

Film Series ANTHROPOCENE: THE HUMAN EPOCH

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. June 7th ANTHROPOCENE: THE HUMAN EPOCH A cinematic meditation on humanity’s massive reengineering of the planet, ANTHROPOCENE: The Human Epoch is four years in the making feature documentary film from the multiple-award-winning team of Jennifer Baichwal, Nicholas de…

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Food Forest Work Day

June 15 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States
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Join the Grayson Permaculture Group as we build a Food Forest at Church of the Good Shepherd in Galax.  Tools & gloves provided, bring water and a snack.  Contact Cynthia@graysonlandcare.org for more information or check out our Facebook Page.

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July 2019

Film Series: Earth Seasoned #GapYear

July 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. July 5th Earth Seasoned #GapYear Earth Seasoned…#GapYear is the inspiring story of five young urban women who spend a gap year between high school and college living semi-primitively in a remote mountainside wilderness in Oregon. Told mainly through…

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August 2019

Film Series: Grow Food

August 2 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. August 2nd Grow Food Documentary filmmakers seek to charge a global movement with one big idea: growing food can fix a majority of the world’s problems. GROW FOOD, a powerful story about local heroes bringing abundance to their communities…

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September 2019

Film Series: What is Democracy?

September 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm EDT
Church of the Good Shepherd, 9441 Grayson Pkwy
Galax, VA 24333 United States

The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & Church of the Good Shepherd brings documentary films to the public, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterward. First Fridays at 7:00 pm, April through August at Church of the Good Shepherd: 9441 Grayson Pkwy, Galax. September 6th What is Democracy? Coming at a moment of profound political and social crisis, What Is Democracy? reflects on a word we too often take for granted. Director Astra Taylor’s idiosyncratic, philosophical journey spans millennia and continents:…

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