Bird Banding at Jubilee Farm!

Join us for a family-friendly bird banding event at Jubilee Farm!

WHEN: Saturday, October 5, 2019

Anytime between 8:00 am – 2:00 pm (weather permitting)

Tony Rothering, a licensed bird bander with Lincoln Land Association of Bird Banders (LLABB) and his crew will be banding wild birds.

Experience the awesomeness and beauty of our feathered friends.  Learn about migratory patterns and the purpose of banding.

(No fee.  Donations welcome!)

Jubilee Farm
6760 Old Jacksonville Road
3.5 miles west of Veteran’s Parkway
217-787-6927
Jubileefarm.info
Jubilee.farm@comcast.net

Journey to the Heart

Jubilee Farm presents:

Journey to the Heart

Falling in
Love with
Earth

We cannot save what we do not love. We cannot love what we do not know.  Give yourself the gift of a morning for reflective input, quiet time, and journaling to ponder the beauties of creation and the manifold gifts that abound everywhere we look.

Speaker:  Sister Sharon Zayac, OP
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Sycamore, Creative Arts Center
10:00 am – 12:00 noon
$10.00 Donation

Sharon Zayac, OP, a Dominican from Springfield, IL, has degrees in secondary education, hospital administration and Earth Literacy. Sharon is co-founder of Jubilee Farm, her congregation’s 164-acre center for ecology and spirituality. She writes, lectures, and gives retreats in and outside the U.S. She speaks on any number of ecological topics, but her passion is sharing the Cosmic Creation Story and its implications for life and faith.

To register contact:  Jubilee Farm, 217-787-6927
Jubilee.farm@comcast.net

6760 Old Jacksonville Road
3.5 miles west of Veteran’s Parkway

There are 25 seats available.  Let us know if you are planning to attend.

Spinning Weekend in the Creative Arts Center at Jubilee Farm

Are you or is someone you know fascinated with the art of spinning yarn?

Are you a spinner looking for an opportunity to share the craft with others?

Come and join the fun!

This is a weekend for those who have never touched a wheel as well as those who have been spinning for years.  It is planned to be very informal.  No formal classes are scheduled.

Choose your hours to come during the times listed below.

Friday, September 13, 2019:   12:00 noon to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, September 14, 2019: 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.

This weekend offers opportunity to observe experienced spinners and to practice on various wheels, 

If you have your own spinning wheel come, spin, and converse awhile.  If weather permits there is the option to spin outdoors.

Fee:  $25 for one day participation

          $40 for two days

Bring a snack to share.  Leave for meals or bring in your own food.  Refrigerator and microwave available.

(Limited housing available on site.)

Registration deadline September 10. 

Contact:
Anita Cleary, OP at (217) 787-6927
Jubilee Farm
6760 Old Jacksonville Road
New Berlin, IL  62670     

 

 

Happy Biodiversity Day from Jubilee Farm!

“Every creature has a function, none is superfluous. The whole universe speaks the language of God’s love, of His boundless affection for us: soil, water, mountains, everything is God’s caress.” 
~ Pope Francis

Visit our two alpacas and two llamas at Jubilee Farm! Enjoy God’s passion and love for all of creation up-close. Every creature speaks volumes about God.