Slow Poultry Seminar in Puyallup!!!

This activity is not sponsored by the Graham Self-Reliance Community, but is being hosted by a local Puyallup Farmer. If you have questions, please contact the Filbert Acres Farm.

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August Meeting 8-2-17

Knots

If you tie your shoes, then you know this month’s topic of KNOTS. Join the Graham SRC group for demonstrations and hands-on practice to tie some of the most common knots. Some of the knots pictured above will be included as well as the clove hitch, timber hitch and others. In depth discussion of the best uses for these knots will also be included. Everyone is welcome at the Graham Fire & Rescue Headquarters 23014 70th Ave. E, Graham, WA. Wednesday 8-2-17 from 6:30-8:30.

July Meeting

The July meeting will be held on 7-12-17 due to the holiday. See you then.

Fire (heat, Light, Cooking)

Our meeting on June 7that 6:30 with be all about Fire and what you can do with it.

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This month, learn how to create heat, light, and means to cook when the power goes out! This will include

  • Information on what should and should not be used indoors
  • Various methods to start a fire
  • Lamps, lanterns and flashlights
  • Some of these DIY projects
    • the ceramic flower pot heater
    • rocket and hobo stove
    • the altoid tin candle

Join us at the Graham Fire & Rescue Headquarters 23014 70th Ave. E, Graham, WA

Meeting 5-3-17

Self reliance is knowing that you have the mechanical aptitude to approach a problem.  Come be your own problem solver with basic home repairs and tool maintenance. Do it when the waters are calm, so you can be sure of yourself when the storm comes. Sponsored by Graham Ace Hardware, we will show you how to tackle some of the most common home issues that costumers seek at their local hardware store. Leave with problem solver confidence!

Join us on Wednesday 5-3-17 from 6:30-8:30 PM

Graham Fire & Rescue Headquarters 23014 70th Ave. E, Graham, WA

Lifehack starts at 6:35  sharp, but you can join us any time during the evening!

 

 

Meeting 95% confirmed

Join us for Irene Reed, WSU Pierce County Master Gardener. She will help guide us in a question and answer discussion along any of these topics, so bring your questions:

growing fruit trees and vegetable gardens

planting timelines for our area

transplanting

trellis supports

soil amendments during growth season

weeding techniques

tree pruning timelines

 

Lifehack starts at 6:35, so be on time!

April 5, 2017             6:30-8:30

Graham Fire & Rescue Headquarters 23014 70th Ave. E, Graham, WA

 

Additional Links for information

http://www.piercemg.wsu.edu/

https://www.facebook.com/PCMasterGardener?ref=hl

Meeting: April 5 2017

Stay tuned for the next meeting topic…Two leads are possible…

-A Master Gardener who can tell us about fruit trees and vegetable gardens

-A self-reliance home repair forum sponsored by Ace Hardware of Graham

Lifehack starts at 6:35, so come early!

April 5, 2017

6:30-8:30

Graham Fire & Rescue Headquarters 23014 70th Ave. E, Graham, WA