September 2, 2017 - 1:30pm to 3:00pm

#GetOrganized this September, and start Autumn off right! Join us for a Bullet Journaling Workshop with Kylie Lowe. It can be your to-do list, sketchbook, notebook, and diary, but most likely, it will be all of the above. It will teach you to do more with less! (Never heard of a bullet journal? Visit the website or google Bullet Journal images! Don't worry, art skills are not required.)

 

EARLY BIRD SIGN UP: $15 (by August 19th)
After August 19th: $25

**Sign up at our front register or message/call Driftless Market**
 

 

About The Facilitator:

My name is Kylie and I'm a mental health therapist and clinical social worker from Lincoln, Nebraska. In addition to journaling and planning, I enjoy my yoga practice, cats, mindfulness, reading, long walks in my neighborhood, and tidying.

 

Kylie’s Experience with Bullet Journal and Workshops/Classes:

Since childhood, I used a plethora of planners and journals, but I when I learned about the Bullet Journal system in May 2016, I knew I'd encountered something that might work better for me. I've been hooked ever since! I taught the Bullet Journal model and skills twice at a local nonprofit organization, then twice at a small craft shop, and just recently at our community college in Lincoln. What I love the most about the Bullet Journal system is that it is a set of skills that can be applied to any lifestyle to enhance mindfulness, organization, goal achievement, and habit changes. It's a structure I've used to build my own style of planning that works for me and can change and evolve as necessary.

 

What the Workshop Will Cover:

During this workshop, we'll discuss what Bullet Journal is as a system, including the philosophies behind it and the basic principles. We'll have a brief word about supplies (hint: all you really need is a notebook and a writing utensil you like!) Then we'll talk about ways to make it work for you as an individual with lots of time for questions and examples. You'll get a chance to see the evolution of my Bullet Journal style and then try the skills out for yourself.

 

 

 

 

 

August 12, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Join us for a free maple syrup tasting wtih Driftless Farms!

Driftless Farms is a local, family-owned business specializing in the natural production of 100% pure, gluten free, maple syrup. Not only is it a delicious addition to any dish, it's also a small taste of history!

"Henry and Lydia Walter were the first generation to settle on our farm in the heart of the beautiful Kickapoo River Valley, part of the Driftless region of Wisconsin. Henry and Lydia arrived in 1864 from Pennsylvania, and raised their five children in a cabin on the ridge above our current farm... Our family has made maple syrup on this land for many generations. It’s long been one of the signs of spring that we look forward to, and a way we remain connected to the land."

 

May 30, 2017 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Tom Pitcher will lead you in an hour of peaceful stretching, tailored to the stress and strain unique to gardeners. Have a specific issue you'd like to address? Let Tom know ahead of time (when you sign up) and he will go over special moves during the class. Sign up at the front register!

Tom has been practicing yoga for 18 years, tai chi for 9 years and teaching both for 9 years. 
"I've learned to honor the wisdom of simplicity," Tom says, "in particular, that people learn more when lessons focus on a single theme or concept and when postures are accessible to everyone’s unique anatomy and level of experience." Learn more here.

May 26, 2017 - 6:00pm

Bruce is a Platteville resident with over 50 years of experience performing in venues across the Midwest, California, and Toronto. He draws mainly on the American roots catalog (including country, traditional &  modern folk, bluegrass & blues), featuring a distinctive baritone voice accompanied by guitar and mandolin. This FREE show is friendly for all ages!

Come enjoy this free musical performance Above the Market!

May 6, 2017 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

 

Amanda Erlandson* and Nick Giefer, both biology majors with a zoology emphases, share their research. While earthworms in traditional gardens are known to be helpful, much less is known about their relationship to the potted garden. Stop by their booth and ask questions!

*Amanda is a Driftless Market employee!


 

April 12, 2017 - 6:00pm

FREE EVENT

Come and learn about the latest trends in organic gardening. From seed starting to top dressing and amending your soil you’ll learn why it’s important to think about what you put into your soil in order to help your plants reach their full potential. Purple Cow Organics will share industry trends along with their expertise on the biology in soil.

Wednesday, April 12th, 6pm at the Driftless Market

April 8, 2017 - 1:00pm

Back by popular demand: The Mysteries of Saponification! Want to make soap like your great grandmother did? Join Robin as she makes some magic with fats and lye and organic herbs.
This class will make Organic Nettle Soap, Robin's favorite bath soap.

$10.00 per person, includes a bar of Safe Home Farm Soap.
Coming with a friend/family member? It's just $5 for the second person!
Come in to the store to sign up.

March 18, 2017 - 10:30am

Satruday, March 18th from 10:30 - 11:30 am at the Driftless Market

Free Media Literacy Workshop: How to tell if news is trustworthy!

Drop by, learn how to better navigate the News scene, discuss with other attendees, and enjoy some Driftless snacks!

Geoff Iverson, workshop facilitator, works as the Information Literacy Librarian at UW-Platteville. He assists students in finding reliable research sources. We look forward to learning from his expertise!

This free event is co-hosted by Platteville Stands.

February 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Meet local organizations making a positive impact in our community, and learn how to join the effort.

Featuring: Multi-Cultural Outreach Program (MCOP), Family Promise of Grant County, Main Street Program, and Neighborhood Health Partners

Sat, Feb 18th / 10am - 1pm

Driftless Market

95 W. Main St

www.driftlessmarket.com

 

February 9, 2017 - 5:30pm

Join us Thursday, Feb. 4th from 5:30-6:30 pm.

Bring needles, hooks, yarn, and conversation. No RSVP - All skill levels welcome.

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