NEW EARTH MATTERS

NEW EARTH MATTERS

NEW EARTH MATTERS

Upcoming Events

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Join us as we honor our our planet Earth home with family fun,

live entertainment, games and activities, a salad bar and drum circle:
Earth Day Celebration in Bordeaux
12-4PM Sat. April 20
1010 Camilla Caldwell Ln. (off County Hospital Road)
Nashville, TN 37218

Performances by:
Ilhuicamina Flechador del Cielo Aztecan Drum and Dance
Mustafa
Susan Shann
Dina Rae Capitani
Allen McCrary

Spoken word/poetry:
Navita Gunter
Khaos
James C Floyd
Jaffee Judah
Mo Christo
Kat Marsh
Henry L Jones

Presentations on aquaponics with Ashon, mushrooms with David Wells, and permaculture/urban gardening with Sizwe Herring and Christine Hall

Take a tree walk and learn to forage for wild edibles with Cindy MoonRose

Al Bender will speak, and Janice Mickle will share the Story of the White Buffalo.

Learn about propagating, caring for, and growing succulents with Bethany O’Neill.

Live Art & Fashion Show: If you’re a local artist or craftsperson and want to show goods you make using repurposed or thrifted materials, get in touch at newearthmatters@gmail.com or (615) 252-6953

Co-sponsored by Councilman Jonathan Hall and Knowles Assisted Living.

Sizwe Herring

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West Hamilton Greenbelt and Greenway Extension 2013 Smashing Pumpkins and Leaf Lift – American Baptist College – Freedom Park

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Join us as we honor our planet Earth home with family fun, live entertainment, games and activities, a salad bar and drum circle: Earth Day Celebration in Bordeaux 12-4PM Sat. April 20 1010 Camilla Caldwell Ln. (off County Hospital Road) Nashville, TN 37218...

gofundWE

Your generous donation toward our goal will replace the loss of grant funding directed at projects like ours. Can we count on your village and financial energy to maintain our basic budget through this September? If you can’t, we still love you and encourage you to be the eyes, ears and mouth for our Mother Planet aka EARTH.

Groups Join Effort To Revitalize Buffalo Project

The team at EarthMatters has joined with the Dickerson Road Merchant’s Association, and others, in beautifying the lower Dickerson Rd. corridor. Friends and supporters will gather at Charlie Bob’s Restaurant, 1330 Dickerson Pike, on Sunday, April 23rd for an evening of art, poetry, spoken word and live music.

Love Will Triumph featuring Queen Asantewa Harris

Watch this beautiful video by Climbing PoeTree and Rising Appalachia featuring EarthMatters Friend Queen Asatewa Harris. Make sure to join us at the Brooklyn Heights Community Garden Friday April 7th for a Permaculture Action Day that Rising Appalachia will be joining...

EMTN 25th Anniversary Recap!

If you weren’t able to make it to our 25th Anniversary at Carol Ann’s back in Janurary, here is a a video recap of all of the fun. Musical performances, Speakers, and More! Shot and edited by Spectacle Productions.

How Dirt Makes You Happy

Did you know that there’s a natural antidepressant in soil? It’s true. Mycobacterium vaccae is the substance under study and has indeed been found to mirror the effect on neurons that drugs like Prozac provide.

Green Jobs

EMTN

About Green Jobs

Green Collar Jobs and Green For All Founded by Van Jones, born in Jackson, TN! Amazing leaders from all walks of life are building the inclusive green economy of the future. Green For All is proud to support the best and brightest problem-solvers across the country from emerging superstars to established icons of our movement. Green For All Fellows are on-the-ground leaders in the movement to create an inclusive green economy strong enough to lift people out of poverty. Our Executive Director is a proud Fellow, Class 5, with Green For All. Our College Ambassador program supports the leadership development of students on Historically Black Colleges and University (HBCU) campuses. Please check out the website and Green For All YouTube Channel for excellent music and educational videos. www.greenforall.org
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