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 Author: Jean Eisenhower
PostPosted: Tue Jun 09, 2015 2:31 pm 
SILVER CITY — Solar cooks and the “solar curious” are invited to the First Annual “Summer Solstice Solar Cooking Celebration” in downtown Silver City - on Saturday, June 20, from 9 − 2.

Solar cooks are invited to bring their ovens, cook a meal, share skills, learn from others, and share our enjoyment of cooking with the sun - all in a relaxed, non-scheduled educational and celebratory event.

Those interested in learning about solar cooking are invited to come see the variety of home-built and manufactured ovens and see all the types of cooking that can be done with the sun, some of which might be baking bread and casseroles, boiling and steaming veggies, cooking grains, and even "sautéing"! The celebration is free and open to the public.

There will also be cookbooks to purchase and printed instructions on how to make your own solar oven - free with a $1 or more donation. All donations will go to a fund to give a free Sun Oven to a local Silver City/Grant County non-profit!

The outdoor Art Market is downtown, on Bullard Street between 7th and 8th Streets, across from the Farmers Market. The celebration will take place between 9 and 2.

Anyone who owns an oven and would like to cook are encouraged to call 575-534-0123 for more information - or visit http://homeandgardeninspiration.net/201 ... lebration/ - though registration is not required but will help with planning and will provide cooks some reminders of things to bring. Cooks should arrive between 8 and 9 to set up.

Solar cooking celebrations are becoming very common and popular around the world, especially on the Summer Solstice, when days are longest and the sun shines most directly through the atmosphere for the most intense solar gain of the year. Some people find that they can cook meal after meal, as many as five in a day, on the Summer Solstice.

The celebration is sponsored by the Silver City Art Market (silvercityartmarket.com) and Home and Garden Inspiration (http://homeandgardeninspiration.net/).

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Jean
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For more information, please call:
Jean Eisenhower
575/534-0123 (will be out of town Thurs - Sat am, 11th - 13th, and Mon - Thurs am, 15th - 18th)
(I will be reachable by cell phone after the 13th at 575-519-2320.)
http://homeandgardeninspiration.net


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Count Birds For Science This Weekend
Town Council Candidate ~ Eiline Kingsley "Meet-And-Greet"
Celebrate Silver City's Territorial Charter Day
Grant County Democratic Party Pre-Primary Convention
Permaculture Silver City - Monthly Meeting
STRONG by Zumba - HIIT Training
Community Drumming Circle Lotus Center 4:30pm
Folk Singer Slaid Cleaves in Silver City
18
Count Birds For Science This Weekend
Town Council Candidate ~ Eiline Kingsley "Meet-and-Greet"
Ecstatic Dance
Agape Meal and Art Project
19
Count Birds For Science This Weekend
Hapkido Class
Tai Chi Chuan
New Hope Al-Anon Family Group
Laughter Yoga at 1 p.m. at the Lotus Center
Silver Chorale rehearsals
Silver City Rotary Club Meeting
20
Hapkido Class
Zumba!!
Wine & The Word @The Toad Brewery
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
21
Hapkido Class
Wednesday Evening Al-Anon Family Group Meeting
Tai Chi Chuan
Insight Buddhist Meditation
WILL Lunch & Learn
Gin Rummy
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
22
Volunteer at The Bike Works 3-7pm
Tai Chi at Lotus Center
Zumba!!
Blooming Lotus Meditation
STRONG by Zumba - HIIT Training
Pet Central Thrift Store
Our Paws' Cause Thrift Store
23
Qi Gung for Health and Longevity
Zumba!!
GCCCA Concert: The Quebe Sisters
Women's Al-Anon Meeting: Women Embracing Recovery
STRONG by Zumba - HIIT Training
GCCCA Concert - The Quebe Sisters
Hapkido Class
Pet Central Thrift Store
Community Bike Ride @ The Bike Works
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