September 29-30

Live Power Community Farm | Covelo



Our Hosts: Stephen and Gloria Decater

35451 East Lane, Covelo, CA 95428



SATURDAY September 29th

7:00 Honoring the Cow

8:30 Catered Breakfast

9:00 Welcome and Introductions

9:30 Meaning of Michaelmas with Harald Hoven

10:00 Making the preparations: horn manure, chamomile, dandelion, oak bark led by BDANC members

1:00 Potluck Lunch - bring a dish of something to share, please bring your own plates, bowls and mugs.

2:30 Farm Tour with Stephen Decater

4:00 BD Preparation Talk by Jim Barausky and Cheryl Muholland

6:00 Catered Dinner 

7:30 Music and socializing


SUNDAY September 30th

8:00 Eurythmy - with Cynthia Hoven

9:00 Catered Breakfast

10:00 Anthroposophical Salon - with Cynthia Hoven

11:15 Draft Horse Demonstration

12:00 BDANC Business meeting



Members and apprentices are invited to attend at no cost.  Non-members pay $15 at the door.  Meals are additional. You can join BDANC online on this website before the meeting or join BDANC or renew your membership at the meeting (CASH or CHECK Only Please).


Lunch on Saturday is potluck so bring something to share and your own plate/utensils.  Saturday breakfast and dinner, Sunday breakfast will be catered.  Breakfast $10, Dinner $15 (apprentices get a $3 discount per meal.)  Meals are paid for at the door, but you must RESERVE MEALS BY SEPTEMBER 26th.  Contact: bdancinfo@gmail.com

CAMPING:  Available at Live Power Farm in the orchard, Friday and Saturday.

There is also Golden Oaks Motel, 707-983-8000, www.golden-oaksmotel.com  (small group discount)


Live Power Community Farm is located at 35451 East Lane in Covelo.  707-983-8196.  Head North on 101 and turn at Willits for Covelo to the east (the farm is about 3.5 hours north of San Francisco.) Visit www.livepower.org for directions.

Please DO NOT BRING DOGS onto the property. We also request that you do not smoke during your visit.  Thank you.




September 23-24

Open Field farm | Petaluma


2245 Spring Hill Road Petaluma, CA 94952 


Our Hosts ARe Seth and Sarah James


Saturday September 23rd


7:00 Honoring the Cow

8:00 Informal Breakfast (donation basis)

9:00 Welcome and Announcements

9:30 Honoring the Cow: discussion of parts and function

10:00 Making the preps: horn manure, chamomile, dandelion, and oak bark


1:00 Potluck lunch, please bring plates and bowls

2:30 Farm tour with Seth and Sarah of Openfield Farm

4:00 Panel - North Bay Anthroposophic Nurses-- Nutrition and Healing (?)


6:30 Catered dinner

8:00 Talent Show. Bring your musical instruments and your beautiful voices


Sunday September 24th

8:00 Eurythmy with Cynthia Hoven

9:00 Catered breakfast

10:30 Anthroposophy Salon with Cynthia Hoven



Members and apprentices are invited to attend at no cost. Non-members pay $15 at the door. Meals are additional see below for details. You can join or renew at the meeting for $35 or do so HERE.


Saturday will be an informal breakfast of farm based products at $4 donation. Lunch on Saturday is a potluck so bring something to share and your own plates and utensils. Saturday dinner $15 (children under 14 is $8) and Sunday breakfast $8. Apprentice discount available at $3 per meal. Meals are paid for at the door.

Meals are all made on the farm from the farm and local ingredients. Reserve meals with Seth and Sarah James openfieldfarm@gmail.com. Deadline to reserve meals is September 19th!


Contact Seth and Sarah James for camping accommodations. There is also the local airbnb.  Camping in camping area only. Please NO DOGS.


Purchasing Preparations

To purchase preparations at the meeting contact Harald Hoven several days in advance. Phone: 916-837-8776. Email: hhoven@att.net