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Phoenix Rising

Wanted to share an experience!  Last Wednesday, June 5th, I enjoyed a full day at Arc-38. During the day I spent a couple hours tending the blackberry patch in the front of the house, while Eco weeded mug wort from the patch of mint that grows next to the comfy in front of the house,…
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Community Is A Choice

COMMUNITY IS A CHOICE. It is a process of people-making — of becoming who the world needs us to become. Community is an honoring of relatedness— of cleaning and building the connections that sustain us all. Two people can look upon the same world and see separate “things” struggling to survive, or witness an intricate…
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Solstice Reset

Ready, set, re-set. This year we are working on a reset of the land we love. For our elders who have entrusted their legacies to us, for the trees that are counting on all of us to keep this space open for them and ultimately for the generations to follow, we are giving pause, and…
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Where worlds collide – Arc 38 as a crossroad in a global community

In a rapidly globalizing world where automation and renewables  are rapidly making  carbon neutral travel a reality — cheap eco friendly travel becomes available to the masses. This shift will accelerate culture. Now, more people travel the world as a way of life than ever before — and a truly global culture, no longer reserved…
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Hello Neighbor, Open House Event

Come visit the place and offer your feedback in person Saturday, December 1st, 2018  from Noon — 4pm. Event details here. Hello Neighbors! Come clear the air, walk the land and ASK US ANYTHING! NOW is the time we finally are ready to reach out and to engage in meaningful dialogue about the future of…
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October Aftermoon

Closing ceremony and gathering @ Arc 38! Let us close the season with intention, as we look forward with the local Dutchess county community and our broader Arc 38 community to truly being in service to the public in 2019! We have attained federal recognition as a nonprofit group, and a protocol to develop cooperative…
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Design Charette- visioning Nov 2-4, 2018

Arrive Friday evening to discuss design process. Saturday & Sunday we will walk the land together (prepare for rain!) and discuss our designs. Join landscape designer Seth Henry, tiny house builder Jan Shuster, author/solutionist Mariette Papic and others on the Board for this special occasion. “You can’t move towards a destination unless you know where…
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Buy Nothing Black Friday, 2018

Event update: Victoria Alexander at ARC38     Gratitude is a year-round activity… Are you looking for an alternative solution to the soul-sucking consumerist mayhem that starts up on Black Friday? What better way to build autonomy & resilience than to share knowledge and ideas with community? Join us & skill up!! While there is…
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Like Bikes? Join our Recreation Co-op!

Approved by the Board of ARC38 in September, 2018 — a small group of bike enthusiasts seek collaborators and cooperators for the 2019 rental season to join as worker-owners. Chance to earn paid positions as rental agents and chance to join our growing bike crew with trainings for a chance to skill up. More at…
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