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Brightmoor Artisans Collective


July 2017


What’s Happening at BAC?


Join us for our monthly meeting July 10th at 7pm!
Brightmoor Artisans Collective meets on the 2nd Monday of every month.

Lunch with Motown Meals
Last Sunday of every month
July 30th from 1-4pm

Breakfast at BAC
Coming soon!

Please check our website for updates to the events calendars & meeting notes!


Community Creation Space

Summer 2017 Schedule


Monday:
Learning to Crochet
(begins July 10th)
5-6 pm

Tuesday:
Brightmoor Grandparents
Parenting Again (Support Group)
1st Tuesday of every month
12-2 pm
Due to the holiday, the date for this month has been changed to July 11th.

Wednesday:
Beginners Yoga Class
(begins July 5th)
9:30-10:30 am

Book Club
4:45-5:45 pm

The Community Creation Space is a community gathering area where neighbors can come together to teach each other skills concerning creativity, education, and wellness.

Interested in teaching a class?
Please fill out our teacher application.

Interested in taking a class?
Please see the Community Creation Space Calendarfor more details.

Thursday:
Creative Writing & Crafts
5-6 pm

Friday:
Learning to Knit
2-4 pm

Saturday:
Family Movie Night
7-8:30 pm

Free Summer Camp for 18 & under!
June 26-September 1st
Monday- Friday
12-4:30 pm
Free meals!
12-1:30 and 3-4:30 pm
Daily activities with the YMCA!
1:30-3 pm

Coming Soon!
LifeChangers:
Backyard Bible Club
July 17th-21st
(no meeting on the 19th)
1:30-3:30 pm
Crafts, snacks, & stories!

All classes are free! 
($1 donation is appreciated)

Kitchen Classroom Schedule


Cooking Matters for Families
6-week Cooking and
Nutrition Series
June 16-July 21
Fridays 6-8pm

Motown Meals’ Adult Cooking Classes
6-week Cultural Cooking Series
August 2-September 6
Wednesdays 6-8pm

Cooking Matters for Kids
6-week Cooking and
Nutrition Series
Date & Time TBA
Coming this Fall!

All classes are free!
Reserve your spot by contacting us.

Interested in hosting a class?
Please fill out a classroom rental request form.

We are seeking teachers and participants for future cooking classes. All ages are welcome.


Artisans Café


Our next Community Work Day will be July 15th from 10-3 pm!
We will be focusing on cleaning the interior and exterior of the building.
Help us keep this space beautiful!
All skill levels are welcome. Please join us!

Reminder:
The Youth Entrepreneurship Training Program is coming soon!
Neighborhood youth ages 13 to 24 will handle Café operations
and attend training workshops.

If you’re interested in being a participant or supervisor for this program, please contact us!

Interested in selling produce or value-added products in the Café?
Please contact us!


Commercial Kitchen


Do you need a facility to process food?
We’re fully licensed!

This space provides a resource to those growing produce in the neighborhood in effort to increase their economic capacity as well as the shelf life and monetary worth of their products.

Reserve your spot!
Kitchen rental is first come, first serve

Interested in renting the kitchen?
Please fill out a kitchen rental request form.


Farmers’ Market



Midsummer Festival!
Friday, July 7th from 4-7pm
at Brightmoor Artisans Collective

There will be a wide variety of vendors, as well as live music and free activities: cooking demonstrations, a building demonstration, free book table, raffles,
and a PIG ROAST!

Plus! Live Coal Gallery’s Arts Mobile will be on-site for some fun activities!

Interested in volunteering at this event?
We need help setting up, tearing down, and cleaning up
as well as overseeing activities!
Please contact us!
Volunteers are eligible to receive Work-trade Credit!

2017 is our third Farmers’ Market season at BAC.
We will have a large event the first Friday of each month
with live performances, art & other fun activities!
Our weekly markets are a more standard style with a variety of local vendors.

Remember!
BAC’s Farmers’ Market runs from June through October, every Friday from 4-7pm!

Interested in being a vendor?
Please fill out a vendor application.

Interested in performing or facilitating an activity?
Please contact us!


Community Updates!


Side Trails presents Afro-Cuban Dance Classes

Tuesdays 6-7:15 pm (June 13th-August 1st)
Eliza Howell Park
Contact Side Trails at (313) 409-8128.

Voices for Earth Justice is seeking to fill a part-time
Executive Director position! 

Please contact Voices for Earth Justice at
voices4earth@juno.com to inquire about the position.


Contact Us!


Questions? Comments? Concerns?

We love to hear from our neighbors!

Brightmoor Artisans Collective
22735 Fenkell St, Detroit, MI 48223
brightmoorartisans@gmail.com
(313) 212-8851
www.brightmoorartisans.org

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