Seed Lending Library Reopens!

The Seed Lending Library will officially reopen on Saturday, March 11 and we are very happy and excited to announce that the opening day speakers are owner Chef Ben Elliott of Saltbox Farm and Saltbox Kitchen and Farm manager Mark Congdon! Sign up here.  http://www.eventkeeper.com/code/ekform.cfm?curOrg=CONCORD&curName=2017/03/11_Seed_Lending_Library_Talk_(Fowler)

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Seed Packing Party!

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The Christmas Luncheon

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Have a very Happy Holiday!!

Someone left a black glove at my house with silver ruffle around the wrist….will leave on side porch table!

Lauren

Puppy is friend Judy Lane’s-“Tucket” in front of my dog tree……

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Cris Van Dyke’s Quinoa Salad

Many had asked for this recipe at the Christmas Luncheon so here it is!:

Quinoa salad  (rough proportions)
 
1) Cooked Quinoa ( 1 cup of white, red, or mixed colors), cooked with vegetable broth according to package directions and cooled completely
2) Red Bell pepper chopped medium to fine
3) Pine nuts
4)Crumbled Feta to taste
5) Dried cranberries (orange flavored ones from Trader Joes are a favorite)
6) Finely chopped red onion to taste
7) Juice of a lime
8) package of grape tomatoes halved
9) Package of baby arugula
 
Mix first 8 ingredients in a large bowl.
Spread arugula around a large platter with the majority around the edges.
Put Quinoa mixture in center of platter over the arugula

 
Enjoy!
 
Cris
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Wreath Workshop

These beautiful wreaths were lovingly made by:

Pat Lescalleet-Lashley- Chair

Pam Hixon
Jane Deering
Nicole Kelly
Jen Lannan
Ellen Matheson
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Leslie Cheney
Barbara Freeland
Georgine Feldt
Joan Campbell
The wreaths went to:
all public works buildings, town hall, Concord Rec, Harvey Wheeler, libraries, fire, Minuteman Arc, and Concord police station

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The Holiday Luncheon

Our holiday luncheon is fast approaching!

It is at Lauren Huyett’s house-1123 Monument Street on Wednesday,December 14th at 11:30. Please park on Monument Street and walk up driveway. There are 10 parking spots near the house for those who need to be close.

The wreath below and a small boxwood tree will be auctioned off, so bring your wallets!

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Cans for Caring!!

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Everyone created such beautiful and festively decorated boxwood trees this morning!

The group included Victoria Mulligan, Barbara Freeland, Leslie Cheney, Georgine Feldt, Kathleen Kennedy, Hilary Robinson, Tracy Lyne, Mary Ann Ferrell, Maryann Street, Susan Eckle, Kitsy Rothermel, Betsy Spaulding, Susan Finberg, Mary Kemp, Betsy Howerton and Kathy Ticknor.

All 31 trees will be distributed by Meals on Wheels tomorrow — one for each Meals on Wheels recipient in Concord.

Ellen Whitney

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