July 4, 2022

ECCoLoV Annual Meeting and Seed Swap

The Earth Charter Community of the Lower Valley, Inc. (ECCoLoV) will be holding its annual meeting at The Sanctuary at Shepardfields, in the Yurt, on April 10, 2011. The meeting will start promptly at 2 p.m. and will be followed be a seed swap. The Sanctuary is located at 59 Bogel Road in East Haddam. 

The annual meeting offers a brief financial review of the previous year of operation, and the budget and plan for the new year. ECCoLoV is a 501c3 non-profit educational organization offering a framework for sustainability. The meeting is also the kick-off of this year’s annual fund drive. 

The seed swap is open to anyone wishing to trade, barter or otherwise obtain smaller quantities of vegetable and flower seeds for their local food garden. More information can be found at www.earthcharterct.org.

ECCoLoV also announced two upcoming Awakening the Dreamer/Changing the Dream (ATD) events, a program of the Pachamama Alliance, in collaboration with the Connecticut ATD Community. On  April 9, 2011, an Awakening the Dreamer/Changing the Dream Symposium will be held at the South Kingston Neighborhood Guild in Wakefield, Rhode Island from noon to 4 p.m. A weekend training for new symposium facilitators is being offered in Watch Hill, RI on May 13, 14 & 15. New facilitators are required to attend a symposium to qualify for this training. More information is available at www.awakeningthedreamer.org.

ECCoLoV is located in Deep River at the new ECCoLoV Earth Wellness Center on Elm Street, and is also the hub for Earth Charter-Related activities throughout the state. More information can be obtained by calling 860-873-8989.