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Saturday12:00 PM‘Forty Years and Counting: Festivities at the Homestead’
The Homestead 40th Anniversary Festival presents “Forty Years and Counting: Festivities at the Homestead.”
The afternoon’s festivities include an opportunity to meet the Homesteaders, tour the buildings, participate in workshops and mindfulness sessions and enjoy refreshments. President Adam Weinberg will speak at 1 p.m.
The event is part of a three day festival to celebrate the Homestead’s 40th anniversary. Other events include “Creation and Evolution: Homestead Stories from 1977 and Today” from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, in Knobel Hall in the Burton D. Morgan Center; “When We Left our Home(stead): Life Choices, Careers, Professions” from 3:30 to 4:45 p.m. on Friday, April 7, at the Barney Davis Hall Boardroom and “Welcome to the Homestead: The Ever-evolving Experiment” from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. on Friday, April 7, at the Denison Museum.
The Homestead is a student residential option based on sustainable technologies, simplicity in life choices, consciousness about energy consumption and food production, and community decision making. The Homestead is a unique community that exemplifies Denison’s mission as a liberal arts college.Address: The Homestead, Denison University, 100 Alrutz Road, Granville, OH 43023Open to Public: YesSponsored By: The Homestead, Knowlton Center for Career ExplorationPrice/Tickets: FREEEvent Contact: Linda Krumholz, 740-587-5740