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SAT 6/10, 4-6PM: NY HEALTH ACT WORKSHOP

Healthcare for everyone now! Our current healthcare system wastes billions of dollars in administrative costs, fraudulent billing, and profit, while…

IT’S A RAFFLE! >$2,000 IN STUFF… ONLY $5 A TICKET

Post-raffle update: Thanks to everyone who participated! If your name was picked and you weren’t there to get your spoils,…

SUN 6/11, 12-3PM: CLOTHING SWAP

On Sunday, June 11 from 12-3, trade in your gently used clothing and accessories and refresh your wardrobe at our first…

FIRST WEDNESDAYS: CLIMATE CHANGE DISCUSSION GROUP

This group meets monthly on the first Wednesday to share concerns, observations, ideas and information and includes members from a wide…

SAT 5/27, 5-8PM: DELHI SUMMER NIGHTS

Wild nights! Wild nights! On Saturday, May 27th, Bushel will be open late, along with a crew of several local…

SUN 5/28, 12-3PM: COMMUNITY SEEDLING SWAP

Started too many of one vegetable and not enough of another? Pot up your extra seedlings or tubers and swap…

SUNDAY 4/30 @7PM [SCREENING]: ‘PRIVATE VIOLENCE’ (HILL, 2016)

Directed by Cynthia Hill, Private Violence is a 2016 feature-length documentary film that explores a simple, but deeply disturbing fact…

SUN 4/23, 2-4PM: ANTONIO DELGADO MEET-UP

On Sunday, April 23 from 2:00-4:00, 19th Electorial Action hosts Antonio Delgado, who is considering a Democratic bid for the 19th…

SAT 4/29, 1:30-3:30PM: TRANSITION CATSKILLS MEETING

Transition is a worldwide network of grassroots community initiatives that seek to address the world’s greatest problems through homegrown, citizen-led…

THURS 3/30 @6PM [PRESENTATION]: ‘LOCAL BEEF IN LOCAL SCHOOLS’

Join Farm Catskills for a one-hour presentation, ‘Local Beef In Local Schools.’ This is the inaugural event in Farm Catskills’ 2017 Farm-to-School Talk Series….

SAT 4/1, 10AM-12PM [WORKSHOP]: CADE: HOW TO LEASE LAND TO FARMERS

How To Lease Land to Farmers is a FREE two-hour workshop for landowners interested in leasing to farm enterprises and…

[rescheduling due to snow]: MARSHALL TRAINING FOR RESISTANCE

Longtime activist, organizer and educator Alexis Danzig will lead this two-hour workshop for both seasoned activists and those just getting…

SAT 3/11, 12-3PM: COMMUNITY SEED SWAP

On March 11 from 12:00-3:00, bring your extra seeds (open-pollinated, non-GMO) and pick up something new to grow in your…

SAT 3/4 – SUN 3/5: A WEEKEND OF TRAININGS FOR COMMUNITY READINESS

On March 4 and 5, Bushel and the Working Group on Safety and Sanctuary are co-hosting a weekend of trainings for…

SUN 2/19, 2-4PM: SING IT!

On Sunday, February 19th from 2-4, join poet and song-maker Iris Cushing for an afternoon of making fun, silly, and…

SAT 2/11, 12-5PM: SAY IT LOUD: Open Sign-Making Workshop

On Saturday, February 11 from 12-5, join us to make signs. A lot on your mind about the state of…

SUN 2/12, 12-5PM: WRITE IT OUT: Letter-Writing Day

On Sunday, February 12 from 12-5, join us to share your opinions with our elected representatives. Stationery, stamps, addresses, and…

SAT 2/18, 12-5PM: GREETINGS FROM DELHI

On Saturday, February 18th from 12-5, join us for a day of political correspondence as we find inventive ways to…

SUN 1/15, 11-1: SOLIDARITY FOR HEALTHCARE

Are you concerned about impending changes to your healthcare options? Come to Bushel from 11:00-1:00 to voice your concerns and…

SAT 1/14 @4PM: TRANSITION CATSKILLS INFO SESSION

Transition is a worldwide network of grassroots community initiatives that seek to address the world’s greatest problems through homegrown, citizen-led…

SUNDAYS: SIT + KNIT

Beginning on January 8, come sit and knit (or crochet!) with others, from 1:00-3:00pm. Spare needles and yarn are available…

BUSHEL TURNS ONE! (PLEASE HELP US TURN TWO…)

Bushel is one year old! We couldn’t have done it without you. Thank you for your many contributions—of enthusiasm, ideas, creativity,…

11/27 @7PM [SCREENING] ‘HYPERNORMALISATION’ (ADAM CURTIS)

On Sunday, November 27 at 7:00pm, please join us for a free screening of Adam Curtis’s new documentary, Hypernormalisation. It’s…

STANDING WITH STANDING ROCK

This month, whenever our Free Store is open (beginning on Friday, November 25, from 1-5pm), we will also be collecting supplies…

11/17-12/11: SELF-DEFENSE CLASSES

With hate crimes, bullying, and harassment increasing around the country, many in our community are concerned about safety. Bushel invites…

OPENING 11/25: FREE STORE

Bushel will host a Free Store during open hours (follow our Instagram and join our mailing list for the most updated…

WRITING NIGHTS (open to all)

On Wednesdays in November—the  9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th—come write together from 6:30 to 8:30. All people / genres /…

COMMUNITY CLOTHING SWAP

On Saturday, July 23 from 12-5, trade in your gently used clothing and accessories and refresh your wardrobe at our…

3/5: SEED SWAP

Come to Bushel between 12-5 on Saturday, March 5, for our first annual Seed Swap! Bring your seeds to share and join…

OPEN HOURS

Visit during Open Hours to see (and sometimes participate in) our current exhibition; shop at our free store; browse our…

NEW GRANGE: Monthly Farm Club Meetings

New Grange gathers Catskills area farmers one night a month for unscripted social, political, and practical engagements. There are how-tos and a little rabble-rousing….

SACRED HARP (SHAPE NOTE) SINGING

[Sacred Harp at Bushel is on hiatus as of June 2016.] Sacred Harp Catskills hosts community singing sessions on the third…

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B U S H E L . 2017