Moldy Cheese 5000 is a small local comic upstart featuring characters like Pickle Man, Ape Attack and Casement Cat. The comics are drawn by Gus & Tom. Moldy Cheese 5000 will be selling and talking comics in Small Changes this Saturday 18th May. Be there! This event will be particularly interesting to young people keen on comics and art...and a good way to find/form your local scene. Map details below.
Nutrition with Clare Fermented Foods & Drinks for Digestive Wellness Workshop Following a very successful weekend at Thrive Festival with The Institute of Health Sciences , talking all things nutrition and fermentation, Nutrition with Clare is hosting her next fermentation workshop in Small Changes. Fermented foods and drinks are nutrient-dense whole foods that provide excellent health benefits for your digestive and immune systems, supporting your overall health. By culturing your own fermented foods you provide the most nutrient version for you, relative to your environment! At this workshop, you will learn about the importance of digestive health and wellness. You will discover how easy it is to culture..... * kombucha (a slightly tart, refreshing probiotic drink) * milk kefir (great for smoothies, making nice creams, overnight oat soaks, chia seed pudding), * water kefir…
Defend The Defenders Campaign Defend the Defenders is a short documentary examining the risks faced by human rights defenders in Guatemala. Some private companies are responsible for serious human rights violations. These range from threats to violent attacks on communities and individuals, known as human rights defenders. Trócaire’s short documentary examines such realities. The film is linked to Trócaire’s campaign calling for an international treaty on Business and Human Rights. Emmet Sherrin, Campaigns Outreach Officer with Trocaire will show the documentary followed by a Q&A session. If you would like to come along, just pop in to the ABC building before the screening begins at 7:30pm on Wednesday April 10. Admission is free. See map below for directions. Follow Trocaire on Twitter and Facebook
Childvision | Meet Our Neighbour Earlier in March Peadar was invited along to ChildVision to chat to young people about sustainability as part of the campus Green Awareness Week. Peadar was blown away by the work being done by both the students/service users, and staff. So, I popped down a couple of weeks later to meet everybody too! Read about what ChildVison do and what I got up to on my tour of the campus. (more…)
JIMINY Jiminy are Sharon and Suzanne, two proud Dublin mammies making it easier to get made-in-Europe, plastic-free art supplies, crafts, and toys. We already stock their bio-fingerpaint in refills in the shop as well as other eco-friendly art supplies. Pop in to the shop on Saturday to meet Sharon who will have eco watercolours, paint brushes, pastels, crayons, chalk, paper, card, felt, craft kits, games and toys, including the #1 safest, most-durable kids' nail polish. They'll also be launching Jiminy bio-fingerpaint in glass dispensing bottles. Come and try them all out...fun and smiles for all ages! Saturday 26th January from 11am until 4pm. Add to your google calendar and see map below.