Events Oct Nov Dec 2018! Feedback, info, help us out in rescuing and enjoying juicy organic fruit in Sheff!

Hello again!

The fruit is coming thick and fast! We need your help to rescue and share it! Thanks very much to all active  Abundancers so far! 

TOMORROW!!

HARVEST COORDINATOR TRAINING
Sun 7th Oct,  12-2.30pm @New Roots Speakeasy,  Glossop Rd. 
If you would like to gain life/cv experience and take a larger role within Abundance then do join us!
You will be mentored on leading all harvests by myself/experienced Coordinators. Please get in touch with any questions.  A chance to meet other Harve st Coordinators  

BABBLING APPLE GATHERING IN BROOMHALL!
Sun 7th Oct, 3-5pm meet corner of Havelock Street/Holberry Gardens.
Join us to gather some more gorgeous cooking/eating apples to share with our communities with some friendly faces and grab some juicy fruit to take home!

SHARROW WINDFALL APPLE RESCUE!
Tuesday 9th Oct 4-6pm Meet opposite the Barn Clinic, Sharrow Lane,near the top of Huntingdon Crescent 

Why not rescue some windfalls this Tue teatime to take home and (if convenient) share with your community?
Cooking and eating apples being picked 😉
Bring a torch or headlight if you can!!

FUTURE ACTIVITY DATES

HARVESTS-location tbc
#Sunday 21st Oct 11am-1pm, Netheredge

APPLE JUICING AT FEAST IN THE FOREST
Sunday 21st Oct 1.30-4pm@Ecclesall Woods 

http://friendsofecclesallwoods.org.uk/ecclesall-woods-events/feast-in-the-forest-sunday-21st-october/

#HARVEST Sun 28th Oct
#HARVESTS NOV 4th, 18th, 25th
#HARVESTS DEC 2nd, 16th

CHUTNEY &COOKING TUESDAYS A-GO-GO!@Foodhall! Oct, Nov Dec dates!
6-10pm  OCT 16th, 23rd NOV 6th, 20th DEC 4th, 18th

Join us at the fantastic Foodhall to warm your cockles, gather together to chop, chatter ,preserve and cook the fruit we’ve rescued!

#Everyone gets a jar to take home (for at least 1 hour’s making)!
#Bring veggie food to share for our tea!
#Bring clean apron and a knife if you can!
#Possible 2nds to take home too if we have spare!
#Please share recipe ideas, new appley cooking/preserving recipes welcome!

#Get in touch if you are interested in being trained and mentored in Chutney/Cooking Workshop Leading!

Many thanks to Foodhall for hosting us and looking forward to this food rescue collaboration!

SHARING IS CARING
Many Abundancers share fruit to nearby places as convenient to them, if you would like to share fruit near you, just speak to the harvest leader or get in touch about collecting apples from Sharrow/Broomhall. Fuel paid at 40p/mile or bus/tram travel up to £5/day.  

WHAT DO YOU THINK OF ABUNDANCE? WE WANT (AND NEED) YOUR VIEWS!
….FEEDBACK TO  WIN PRIZES!

We want to know what you think and we need your views for improvement and for 2017 and 2018 funders!
Please, please take a few minutes to fill in the questionnaire below asap!

Feedback and enter the prize draw to win a fruit tree or 1 of 10 Abundance chutney jars!

https://goo.gl/forms/qjZNPUb9RaUMvEuD3
Thanks very much!

ABUNDANCE 2018 NEWS!
Abundance is now a Constituted Group, which we’re calling the Abundance Steering Group! 
We have been meeting and have taken professional advice and  have decided to become a Constituted Group for them moment. Due to time pressures i approached active Abundancers with available skills and time. Our full constitution will be sent for info in due course. Our SG members are Sue Harnan, Diane Cocker, Katy George, Jon Cotton, Jonah Morrell, Sarah Shorley, Izzy Hadlum. Mikk Murray and Lucy Corcoran, as potential employees atttend and advise at meetings as non SG members.
.Many thanks to the SG for their support and involvement so far!

If you are interested in becoming a SG Member then please email Lucy to discuss.
Please include your interest, experience & skills in your email and we will consider your application 🙂
We meet every 2-3 months.

ABUNDANCE CHUTNEY AND SHEFFIELD FRUIT TREES AVAILABLE TO BUY 

CHUTNEY @ £3 jar or 2 for £5 just get in touch to arrange drop off/collection. 
£3 is for average sized jar. 9 jars for £20! Vegan, ticks all ethical boxes, a delicious way to support us!

HOMEGROWN FRUIT TREES from the Sheffield Fruit Tree Group.
Handcrafted by Abundancers from our favourite trees, see http://www.growsheffield.com/fruit trees for details. From £19.95. A great way to support this social enterprise.

Yours fruitfully,
Lucy Corcoran
Voluntary city-wide Abundance Coordinator/Trainer
(abundancelucy@gmail.com or 07527279977)

 

 

 

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