Event Recap

Appreciation to our local farmers and donors for StoryHarvest!


Thank you everyone who volunteer and donated for StoryHarvest ’12, including:

Farmers:

Native Farm Flowers

Nine Mile Farm

Rock Hill Bakehouse

Saratoga County EOC Food Kitchen

3 "StoryHarvest Cooking" workshops next week!


The “StoryHarvest Cooking” workshop series offers three opportunities to create the most delicious, on-the-go and on-a-budget, food for Bread and Puppet parade goers and StoryHarvest participants! 

Feed the masses, home-made and with love! *Attention, Moms — it’s ok to bring your kids!

Free!  Please RSVP or …

A Roadmap to Apartheid


I went to the screening and discussion of A Roadmap to Apartheid. I’ve read a couple of National Geographics on the topic, so I know something about the tensions between Israel and Palestine in a way that many Americans might not.

While the film was interesting, it seemed …

Bike! Bike! Northeast and Rupa and the April Fishes


I attended Bike! Bike!  last weekend.  It was fun.

I never really was able to bike much when I was younger.  We lived first on a road that was a very steep hill, then, when we moved, the road was very busy and there were no sidewalks.  I found it incredibly freeing to …

Story Harvest 2012 Documentation Page


Images and Video

Brenda Ann Kenneally’s Photos

This is the boat  in the parade through north Central Troy.

 

 

 

 

 

 

YMS '12 Day 5 Recap


People around the world joined together today to celebrate Nelson Mandela’s 94th birthday. Mandela served the communities of South Africa for 67 years, fighting for peace everywhere from prison – to presidency – to the Nobel Peace Prize stage. To show their honor to the good deeds done by Mandela, communities joined together …

YMS '12 Day 4 Recap


The Youth Media Sanctuary is back for week two after having edited and completed their first Neighborhood Chef video on Thursday. (Watch that video here)

The team was excited to have finished their first video and watch it together. Now, having worked on planning, shoooting, and editing …

YMS '12 Day 1 Recap


Summer 2012 is here, which means a new group of Youth Media Sanctuary workers have joined the Sanctuary team to spend the next five weeks learning how to create their own media. This summer YMS has teamed up with Collard City Growers just a few steps away from the Sanctuary to …

YMS '12 Day 2 Recap


Day two at the Youth Media Sanctuary started with the team hard at work to prepare for the first Community Chef cooking show. The team banded together, working out logistics and solving problems with production to put together a spectacular display in the end.

Video production can be complicated. The team …

Mind Body Soul Carnival Celebration!


WHAT: A celebration marking the end of Mind Body Soul Carnival!

WHEN: May 2nd, 2012 from 3:30 – 5:30PM

WHERE: Missing Link Street Ministry Mission, 3370 6th Avenue (at 101st Street) in North Troy

The Mind Body Soul Carnival is a workshop series created by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute students in …

Mind Body Soul Carnival Annoucement and Flyer


Check out this amazing workshop series, created by RPI students in the “Art, Community Technology” course.  This workshop, offered on Wednesday afternoons at the Missing Link Street Ministry, consists of activities for neighborhood youth including arts and education projects from book making to computer graphics, plus cooking and nutrition, music and song-writing, science, martial arts …

Guerrilla Babies!


A world record of babies attended the screening of Guerrilla Midwife at the Sanctuary this past weekend!

 

 

Fred Ho: Book Signing, Music, and Community Raw Food Reception


An event sponsored by Media Alliance and iEAR Presents!
at
Market Block Books, 290 River Street, Troy, NY

(PLEASE NOTE!!! This event is NOT at The Sanctuary!)

April 4, 2012 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Artist and raw food radical, Fred Ho, returns to the Capital Region with …

DIY SnackShops August 11, 2011


August 11, 2011/ Zucchini and Corn Pancakes

Today we had two stations going on–Ellie making zucchini pancakes and Amy making corn pancakes. But before we started cooking, the kids measured and made their own pancake mix to take home. They also took home a cookbook with all the recipes we made …

DIY SnackShop


Amy and Ellie made hummus with the kids at the Missing Link today. Thank you Capital District Community Gardens for a donation of vegetables and fruits.

Kids were great at trying the cooked chickpeas before it became hummus, but several thought it was not that …

It was RAW!!!


This page is dedicated to eating RAW, and inspired by the raw food reception after the Afro Asian Scientific Soul Duo event with Fred Ho and Dr. Salim Washington at The Sanctuary for Independent Media on March 30, 2011. Special thanks to photographers Ellie Markovich and Chelsea Kereszi.

Created …

Raw Food Reception: Recipes, photos and love!


This page is dedicated to eating RAW, and inspired by the raw food reception after the Afro Asian Scientific Soul Duo event with Fred Ho and Dr. Salim Washington at The Sanctuary for Independent Media on March 30, 2011. Special thanks to photographers Ellie Markovich and Chelsea Kereszi.

Created …

Review: The Beginning of a New Age, The Free George


 

Best Practices in Banana Time, Review: The Beginning of a New Age, The Free George.

Saturday night I went to see Best Practices in Banana Time at the Sanctuary for Independent Media in downtown Troy. The Sanctuary for Independent Media is run out …

Peace Pole at the Sanctuary Wish Garden


We’re proud to offer a home to one of the few Peace Poles in the Capital Region, which welcomes each visitor who enters the Sanctuary.

A Peace Pole is an internationally recognized symbol of our global aspirations for Peace on Earth (www.peacepoleproject.org). Each pole bears the message May Peace Prevail on …

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