|Re: 8th Hannukah night and free book day - 'How Cohousing Bridges Cultural Divides'||<– Date –> <– Thread –>|
|From: Fred-List manager (fholsoncohousing.org)|
|Date: Fri, 18 Dec 2020 05:33:23 -0800 (PST)|
Fiona Frank <fionafrank [at] gmail.com> is the author of the message below. It was posted by Fred, the Cohousing-L list manager <fholson [at] cohousing.org> after putting image temporarily at: http://www.justcomm.org/temp/temp.jpg This listserv does not distribute attachments, for rationale and alternatives, see: http://justcomm.org/jc-faq.htm#Q10 -------------------- FORWARDED MESSAGE FOLLOWS -------------------- hi Cohousing List and Alan! At Lancaster Cohousing in the UK, as we couldn't go in the common house to do our usual advent calendar in there with kids, we've done 'Advent Windows' down the whole street, with everyone taking a day in December between the 1st and 24th and making an artistic display on their door or window. We have an artist here who encouraged us to do our designs and did a zoom workshop on working with tissue paper and ordinary paper to make our designs come to life. I decided to do a Chanukiah, but hadn't thought much more about it till i was given 7th December as my date. i swapped to 10th December, the first night of Chanukah, and decided that I'd light ordinary chanukah candles in my kitchen window as well as unveil my chanukiah. Then I realised that I could 'unveil' one candle each day, just like a real chanukiah (and a bit like an advent calendar). Each day the window artists have also been 'hosting' the window unveiling, outside their homes in the pedestrian street, with cakes, wine, biscuits etc. So i did latkes, doughnuts and chocolate money for mine. Here's a pic of Wednesday's 7th night Chanukah-dvent window! [image: 7th night.JPEG] On Fri, 18 Dec 2020 at 12:26, Alan O'Hashi via Cohousing-L < cohousing-l [at] cohousing.org> wrote: > What differentiates cohousing from other housing configurations? Cohousers > in theory, make decisions collaboratively rather than based on who has the > most or are the strongest and accept of all for who they are rather than > based on assimilation. > > Tonight is the 8th night of Hannukah and also free book day. Get a free > copy of my eBook "True Stories of an Aging Do-Gooder: How Cohousing Can > Bridge Cultural Divides." > > https://www.amazon.com/dp/B08P4WRRG1 > > > There have been recent posts here about lower-cost housing, attracting > diverse community members, and pushing back from consensus. I provide some > insights about these and other topics mostly based on how a lifetime of > experiences set me up for cohousing. > > Enjoy! > > Alan O. > > > _________________________________________________________________ > Cohousing-L mailing list -- Unsubscribe, archives and other info at: > http://L.cohousing.org/info > > > >
8th Hannukah night and free book day - 'How Cohousing Bridges Cultural Divides' Alan O'Hashi, December 18 2020
- Re: 8th Hannukah night and free book day - 'How Cohousing Bridges Cultural Divides' Fred-List manager, December 18 2020
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