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Brightmoor Artisans Collective


October 2017


What’s happening at BAC?


Join us for our monthly meeting October 9th at 7pm!
Brightmoor Artisans Collective meets on the 2nd Monday of every month.

Lunch with Motown Meals
Last Sunday of every month
October 29th from 1-4pm

Breakfast at BAC
Coming soon!

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


Community Creation Space
Fall 2017 Schedule


Monday:
Learn to Knit
(begins October 30th)
5-6 pm
Tuesday:
Brightmoor Grandparents
Parenting Again (Support Group)
1st Tuesday of every month
12-2 pm
Please register with us!
(313) 212-8851

Homework Help
4-5 pm
Pallet Wood Box Project
(begins October 10th)
5-7 pm
Wednesday:
Beginners Yoga
9:30-10:30 am
Book Club
4:45-5:45 pm
Thursday:
Creative Writing & Crafts
5-6 pm
All classes are free!
Snacks provided. 
($1 donation appreciated)

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.


Kitchen Classroom Schedule


Motown Meals’ Adult Cooking Classes
6-week Cooking and Nutrition Series
September 27th – November 1st
Wednesdays from 6-8 pm

Cooking Classes 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


Thanks to all the wonderful volunteers
that helped us prep and plant our rain gardens!

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



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

BAC’s Finale Festival!
Friday, October 6th 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 more!

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

2017 is our third Farmers’ Market season at BAC.
We 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.

Interested in volunteering at this event?
We need help setting up, tearing down, and cleaning up
as well as overseeing activities!
Please contact us!

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

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


Join a committee!


Want to join the Outreach Committee?
We meet every Thursday at 1:30 pm
at Brightmoor Artisans Collective
to work together to foster community engagement!
Contact Nicky Marcot with any questions:
nicky.marcot@gmail.com

Maintenance Committee: Community Work Day!
The next work day is scheduled for
Saturday, October 14th from 10 am- 3 pm!
We’ll be beautifying the outside and inside of the building
as well as finishing up the deck! All skill levels welcome!
Contact d.j. clark with any questions:
clarkd136334@gmail.com
(313) 923-7059


Community Updates!


Neighbors Building Brightmoor Community Potluck
Next meeting: October 5th at 6:30 pm
NBB meets every first Thursday at St. Christine’s Soup Kitchen
22261 Fenkell Ave. Detroit, 48223

Brightmoor Alliance Community Meeting
Next meeting: October 19th at 5:30 pm
Gompers Elementary/Middle School
14450 Burt Rd. Detroit, 48223


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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