Oryana Natural Foods Market
Oryana Natural Foods Market
260 East Tenth Street | Traverse City, MI 49684 | (231) 947-0191

Monday - Saturday 7:30am-9:00pm | Sunday 9:00am-7:00pm
To place Café orders call (231) 346-2852

Crosshatch Series

Crosshatch Series: Bridging the Gap Between Interest and Action

How often have you been inspired by a talk or conference, but then lacked the tools or resources to follow up? You want to make a difference with the new information you received, but have no idea how. Oryana and Crosshatch are teaming up to provide a quarterly series to connect people who are interested in learning a skill and taking action on it. This series will allow passionate individuals to meet and join four of Crosshatch’s incredible guilds and take a step toward making their dream a reality.

These meetings will consist of a lecture and demo from guild members with a Q&A following. You will then be able to join these like-minded societies or sign up to receive further information. Light snacks provided.

Where: Oryana Community Co-op’s new cafe dining room

Cost: FREE but space is limited. Please RSVP at Oryana's Customer Service desk or on Eventbrite.com

Autumn: Medicinal Herbs Guild

Sunday, October 29, 7:00pm

Presentation: An introduction to the benefits and projects available to beginning herbalists and herb growers.

The Guild: This guild’s activities include herb focused workshops, herb-related craft making, seminars on medicinal herbs, herb tastings, and member potlucks. For this Guild, Herbalists and herb-enthusiasts get together monthly to discuss growing and utilizing herbs—medicinal, edible, and other.

Winter: Fiber Guild

Sunday, February 4, 7:00pm

Presentation: An introduction to the different types of animal fibers and natural dye plants and processes and a look at finished projects that can be produced.

The Guild: For people interested in animal fibers, natural dye plants, knitting, weaving, spinning and more, from hobbyists to commercial textile entrepreneurs. This guild’s activities include sheep shearing, potlucks, material swaps, meet and greet over drinks, and coordinates larger-scale events.

Spring: Bee Guild

Sunday, April 15, 7:00pm

Presentation: An introduction to beekeeping and the benefits of fostering local bee health.

The Guild: An informal group of people interested in beekeeping, which includes everyone from hobbyists to commercial beekeepers. This guild’s activities include hive visits, one-on-one mentorship, bulk orders, and on-farm instructional classes.
 

Summer: Small Farms Guild

Sunday, June 3, 7:00pm (meet at Oryana's green roof gazebo by the cafe picnic tables)

Presentation: Bringing together small farmers or anyone interested in becoming a small farmer to discuss resources available.

The Guild: The Small Farm Guilds are organized by farmers for farmers, though anyone who desires to farm is welcome to join. This guild’s activities include farm tours, informal workshops, member potlucks, meet and greets over drinks, and shared purchases.

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