Durango Food Not Bombs will be cooking & serving free food (one main dinner meal served around 6:30 PM) at 4C’s upcoming Interdependence Day celebration on Saturday, July 16th in Buckley Park (more info below). Come help out and dig in!
Durango FNB will also be hosting a Really REALLY Free Market at Interdependence Day, so bring stuff to give away for free!
Because there is enough for everyone
Because sharing is more fulfilling than owning
Because corporations would rather see landfills overflow than anyone get anything for free
Because scarcity is a myth constructed to keep us at the mercy of the economy
Because a sunny day outside is better than anything money can buy
Because “free trade” is a contradiction of terms
Because no one should have to do without food, shelter, entertainment, and community
Because life should be a picnic, but it only will be if we make it happen
A Really Really Free Market is like a potluck for whatever you want to give or take away. Have you ever brought one dish to a potluck and gone away with a full belly and a balanced meal? Everybody brings something and goes away with more.
We all have skills, ideas, objects, smiles, talents, friendship, excitement, discussions, and many other things to share. If we bring them all together at the Really Really Free Market, we can provide more balanced and full lives for everyone.
As a community we have many more resources than we do as individuals. If we share our resources we won’t need to buy as many new ones. This uses fewer of the Earth’s resources, and fewer of our working hours, leaving us more time to devote to ourselves and our communities.
Would we all work forty hours a week at one job if we didn’t feel we had to? What if instead we worked at improving our individual skills and talents and shared them with each other? We would all spend more time doing things we enjoyed.
The Really Really Free Market is an attempt to put these ideas into practice.
Please help us keep the Really Really Free Market a 100% FREE and non-commercial event. Let’s come together and forget about trading, bartering and money. Leave the business cards at home and remember the joy of giving for the sake of giving.
Help us keep the park clean. If no one takes what you brought, please bring it home with you.
4c – Conscious Creative Cultural Connection presents
In partnership with the Community Foundation:
To celebrate and bear witness to the interdependence among individuals, organizations, communities, and the world we live in together.
An all day event on July 16th at Buckley Park, from 10am to 10pm.
Interdependence: to be responsible for oneself, while at the same time being responsible to each other.
Interdependence Day will be a day of local speakers, workshops, music, live art, and celebration of the interdependent community we live in.
If you have any questions or would like to let us know you’re coming you can email Cy at email@example.com or call 970.529.0378 or Isaac at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 970.564.1737