Author: Deborah Wiig

Village Building Convergence story presented at August Grange meeting

Sebastian Collet shared the story of the VBC with a slide presentation at our August Potluck meeting. Here are highlights from his presentation: Village Building Convergence came to Sebastopol in 2014 Sebastian was initially involved with Village Building Convergence from

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Be Fire Safe: Emergency Preparedness

Mill Valley Fire Battalion Chief Mike St. John tells us how to prepare for an emergency and evacuation, especially when living in a suburban/wildland interface area. His points are relevant for many areas of California and beyond. For more info:

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Grangers and friends honor Gary Abreim

Grangers and friends celebrated the birthday of our dear friend and valued treasurer Gary Abreim at our June potluck, in his eighth year of service to our Grange. With a golden robe and clown nose, he was honored with trophies,

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Wed., June 6: After the Fires: Reflections from the Farm hosted by The Farmers Guild and Community Alliance with Family Farmers (CAFF)

More than 6 months after the most destructive fires in California history, the agricultural community of the North Bay is back to work, busy in the field growing our food. But last year’s disaster remains with us not only in

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Granger Ariel Scholten wins youth leadership award

Sebastopol Grange’s own Ariel Scholten was one of ten Sonoma County high school seniors honored last week for their leadership and civic contributions at the 30th annual Community Youth Service Awards. Sponsored by The Press Democrat and Oliver’s Market, the

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Join us on EARTH DAY, April 22nd, at the Grange!

The Sebastopol Grange, the Village Builders, and Daily Acts are converging again this Spring on EARTH DAY, to transform the land at our local community hub into landscaping that is more like the Grange community itself…productive, purposeful, and a source

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Look at how the Grange celebrated Women’s History Month!

After a delicious potluck dinner, Grangers and friends watched the powerful and inspiring 30-minute film WOMEN’S MARCH: a documentary about democracy and human rights, and ONE BILLION RISING (video clip of our local V-Day Flash Mob Celebration!). Then we watched,

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“Raise the Roof” Community Potluck: Building Solidarity for Renters

Build solidarity for renters! Everyone is welcome! Join us for good food, music, story sharing and a brief overview of the work being done throughout the county to support tenant protections and affordable housing development. Join us to fight against displacement

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Join us, Grangers & Friends, to be in the Apple Blossom Parade on April 21!

The Sebastopol Grange is once again strolling in the Apple Blossom Parade on April 21 at 10am. Our “float” will feature Grangers and like-minded organizations that support community, food and farming. Our theme will be pollinators helping to sustain community.

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Women’s History Month celebration on March 27 will feature WOMEN’S MARCH film

Please join the Sebastopol Grange as we Celebrate Women’s History Month at our Community Potluck on Tuesday, March 27. We will be screening the powerful and inspiring 30 minute film WOMEN’S MARCH: a documentary about democracy and human rights, and

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