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

Impact

Years in Action

Compost Created

(in tons)

Rescued Organics diverted from landfills

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lbs of Food Grown

Historical Impacts

Tons of soil created, organics diverted, tons of food grown
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The Future

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

Recent Blogs

7 Things You Should Know About Permaculture

What is permaculture? For those of you who’ve only heard of the term in passing, and even for you seasoned “permies” who struggle to explain this exciting idea to others, here’s the gist in 7 points:

G2H In the Community

From left to right: Chris Norwood, Charles Brown, Demond Scott, & Dr. David Padgett coming live from Alkebulan Bookstore adjacent Tennessee State University. Sharing tips on how to connect community.

Gateway 2 Heritage – TSU

Gateway to Heritage, Tennessee State University Shared at The Dream Reborn, Memphis TN, April 4-6th 2008. Share your Dream, and tag it "greenforalldream". If you see yourself here, let us know and we will add your name and organization.

Conversations With Our Mother

This short film by Amanda Cantrell Roche was created for Blue Moves Modern Dance Company’s earth-themed multimedia experience, “Blue Terra”, If the earth could speak, what would she say? What would you say to the earth?

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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