2018 SELF-RELIANCE & SUSTAINABILITY FAIRE

Plan to Attend our 5th Annual Spring Event:
The Owl Creek Gazette Self-Reliance and Sustainability Faire
Saturday, April 14, 2018
9am-5pm Vendors/Speakers/Presentations
5:30-7:30 "Creekside Concert" featuring area musicians!
at the American Farm Heritage Museum
Greenville, IL
FAIRE SCHEDULE!
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The event is held indoors at the American Farm Heritage Museum
(located 45 miles east of St. Louis on I-70, exit 45  1395 Museum Ave Greenville, IL)


FAIRE SPEAKERS



Henry David Thoreau
Professor Kevin Radaker brings his "Thoreau"
from Walden Pond to Owl Creek
via this historically accurate performance (followed by a Q and A)
 -- just announced in the January 2018 issue of the OCG


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Jon Davey is the President of the Fuller Dome Home, a project of RBF Dome NFP, a non-profit organization dedicated to honoring Buckminster Fuller's legacy. Jon will be speaking on the life and work of famed architect of the Geodesic Dome, Buckminster Fuller.

More info on the Buckminster Fuller and the Fuller Dome Home can be found in our
February issue of the Owl Creek Gazette


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Cathie Kimme, the OCG Butterfly Lady
will be offering a presentation on
 "Preparing Your Own Yard/Garden to be a Butterfly Sanctuary"
 (along with information on the raising of butterflies)

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Stacey Rhodes, music therapist and Our OCG “Notes From Within” columnist  
will be offering a presentation titled "The Healing Power of Music".
Stacey will also be hosting a drum circle during the Faire.

NEWEST SPEAKER ANNOUNCED!



Lisa Hartleib, a jewelry and coin appraiser for Marine Coin and Jewelry Company.
will be speaking on "The Value of Vintage Jewelry"
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TWO AMAZING VEHICLES JOIN THE LINE UP!


"Alice" the Route 66 Chick's Van will be on Hand to Tour


... as will Terry Winkelmann and Phil Judd's
Bluebird Bus-Turned Solar Powered Tiny Home/RV
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UPDATED VENDOR LIST
Adam Bros Music and Coffeehouse: Food Vendor
Amber Wehrle Arts
Arts and Experience Gallery and Gift Shop
Art’s Stuff
Ballard Nature Center
Big T's Honeybee Farm
Bradford National Bank
Candice Ullery ~ Birth and Bereavement Doula
City of Highland's Tree Commission
Deb Obermeier Books ~ A Simple Stitch Series
D.L. Andersen ~ Stephenson House Chronicles
doTERRA essential oils
Doug Lawrence for Bond County Sheriff
First Cut Custom Sawn Lumber
Furiously Curious Farms
Gaffner's Photography and Woodworking
Global Network by LaPetite Technology
Hill's Fort Society
Libby T. Gregg ~ Children's Book Author
Joe’s Pizza: Food Vendor 
Johnson Signs and Designs
KNR Wireless
Libertarian Party of Illinois
Live Pure Body Care
Marine Coin and Jewerly Company
Okaw Valley Amateur Radio Club
Pedego of Edwardsville
Poss Music Works
Prairie Counseling Center of the Bond County Health Department
Renewal by Andersen
Resilient Ways 
Route 66 Chick
Schweppe's Assistance Services
Shanan of Havenwood Farms
Stacey Rhodes Music
Sunshine House Health Food Store
Terra Mater Massage and Botanicals
Thadeus Freed for Illinois State Rep 107th District
The Clark Farm
The Factory Theatre at Greenville University
The Fuller Dome
The Tibbetts House: Bed, Breakfast and Books
Tick Tock Energy 
Vandalia Back Pain Center
Wings and Things
Wood ‘n Stuff
Words Matter Publishing
Young Living Essential Oils
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CREEKSIDE CONCERT MUSICIANS ANNOUNCED
They'll be performing from 5:30-7:30pm ...
the perfect way to wrap up the day


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We're having a SHOE DRIVE at the FAIRE too!


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A BIG THANKS TO THIS YEAR'S FAIRE SPONSORS!!!

~ Bradford National Bank ~
Greenville, IL

~ Johnson Signs and Designs ~
Greenville, IL
~ KRN Wireless ~
Effingham, IL

~ Renewal by Andersen ~
St. Louis, MO
~ Sunshine House Health Food Store ~
Vandalia, IL

~ The Factory Theatre at Greenville University ~
Greenville, IL
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TICKETS  AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE HERE!

Choose Number of Tickets


$7.50 in Advance (thru April 13th)
$10 at the Door

Children 12 and under FREE


TICKETS ARE ALSO AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE IN ADVANCE

(THROUGH APRIL 13TH)as Adam Bros Coffeehouse and TNT RV in Greenville, IL
Afterwords Books in Edwardsville, IL
M & M Courtyard Cafe in Salem, IL
Sunshine Health Food Store in Vandalia, IL
and The Tibbetts Bed, Breakfast & Books in Highland, IL




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VENDOR REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED!






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