B U S H E L

Category: education

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…

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…

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 @6:00PM [TALK]: ‘MICRORADIO: HOW TO BUILD A STATION’ WITH TOM ROE

Join us on Sunday, April 23 from 6:00-8:00PM for a talk and demonstration of the equipment and knowledge needed to…

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….

[rescheduling due to snow]: ‘UNITED IN ANGER: A HISTORY OF ACT UP’ (JIM HUBBARD & SARAH SCHULMAN, 2012) WITH DISCUSSION

This 90-minute documentary combines archival footage and interviews from the ACT UP Oral History Project to explore ACT UP (the…

[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 @6PM [SCREENING]: ‘COLLAPSE OF THE OCEANS’ (MARTHA JEFFRIES, 2016) WITH DIRECTOR Q&A

Documentary director/producer Martha Jeffries joins us for a screening of her recent one-hour feature, part of the Emmy Award-winning ‘Years…

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 2/26 @6PM [SCREENING]: ’13th’ (AVA DUVERNAY, 2016)

Ratified in 1865, the 13th amendment states that “Neither slavery nor involuntary servitude, except as a punishment for crime whereof…

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…

SUN 1/15 @7PM [SCREENING]: ‘WAYS OF SEEING’ (JOHN BERGER, 1972)

The first screening in Bushel’s “Don’t be fooled” film series will be all four episodes of John Berger’s seminal BBC…

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…

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…

REVOLUTIONARY FEMINISM READING GROUP

Bushel hosts a reading group to discuss the contents of this reader from Communist Research Cluster. The group meets approximately every…

9/1 @7PM: NONVIOLENT COMMUNICATION (NVC) WORKSHOP with Paul Merrill

Boston NVC trainer Paul Merrill will lead a free two-hour introductory talk / workshop in the nonviolent communication method founded…

6/12 @1PM: CPR WORKSHOP

Bovina Town Councilman and EMT Mark Rossley will offer a two-hour Heartsaver CPR and AED course. Each student who completes the workshop…

5/14 @6pm: BOLLINGER MOTORS ELECTRIC TRUCK PRESENTATION (with Q&A)

We are delighted to welcome Robert Bollinger and his team for an engineering and design presentation of Bollinger Motors’ versatile, all-electric off-road & utility…

2/18/16 | EXHIBITION: WE ARE THE STORM from Justseeds and CultureStrike

BUSHEL is proud to present an exhibition of WE ARE THE STORM, a collaboration between Justseeds Artists’ Cooperative and CultureStrike….

DANCE CLASSES: WEST COAST SWING

In February, join Delhi-based dance instructor Jeremy Pickens for four beginner-level, weekly one-hour West Coast Swing dance classes. Lessons will…

DRAWING: THE BODY, SPACE & PROCESS 1/3/16

On Sunday, January 3, join Los Angeles and Hamden-based artist Mercedes Teixido for three 90-minute drawing workshops in one day. Each…

"An assembly is not a place for decisions, but a place for talk, for free speech exercised without a goal."

B U S H E L . 2017