Jereme Zimmerman

Berea’s Jereme Zimmerman is a national expert on several sustainability topics and the go-to person on making Mead. Jereme joins Troy on this episode to talk about his craft and becoming a national expert while living in Berea.

Here are links mentioned in the show:

Click here to search Google for Jereme Zimmerman.

Here is the facebook page for Robie Books. You can swing by and pick up Jereme’s books here.

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Geocaching In Berea

Geocaching is awesome and Berea hosts an annual Geotour the third weekend of October. Click the green play button above and listen as Troy and Della talk to Jennifer Napier about this event and the joys of Geocaching.

Here are pictures of the event:

2018 participants will receive a very special token.
Jennifer Napier and Della pose for a picture.
People are excited to register for the Saturday morning events.
When you see this, it is time to Geocach!

Here are links mentioned in the episode:

Here is the Facebook page for the Berea Geocaching weekend: https://www.facebook.com/BCOCAGW/

Go here for the official website on Geocaching: https://www.geocaching.com/play

Fiber

Sometimes Berea’s gems are featured in other media. This week we share Joan Beck’s interview on the Ballyhoo Fiber Emporium Podcast as she talks all about Berea’s Fiber Frenzy.

Here are links and pictures from today’s episode:

Berea’s Fiber Frenzy is Fabulous!

 

Ballyhoo Fiber Emporium is doing good things!

 

A dryer ball from Fiber Frenzy!

Here are loads of Youtube videos on the benefits of Wool Dryer Balls.

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=wool+dryer+balls+review

Plan To Attend The Know It All Festival

If there is something you would like to know more about, odds are it will be covered at this year’s Know-It-All Festival! Listen to hear about Birdwatching and the Didgeridoo, two topics covered in 2017.

Below is a link to the Library’s homepage. Go there to learn more before the First Saturday in October.

http://www.madisonlibrary.org

Purple Martins Have Arrived In Berea!

Berea resident and Purple Martin landlord, Melody Richmond, join Troy and Della to share the good news that Purple Martins have made it back to Berea for Spring 2018!

Here are some pictures of Melody’s Purple Martin Birdhouse and Gourds!

Melody is so proud of this picture!
Purple Martin Birdhouse and Gourds.
You can just hear the dawn calls…

Here is a brief video of baby Purple Martins in the nest…

Here is a brief video of Purple Martins fluttering around their birdhouse and gourds…

Melody shared her contact information on the show (just click on the green arrow at the top of the page to listen). Feel free to reach out to us over at www.facebook.com/thebereapodcast  if you would like us to connect you with Melody!

Kentucky Guild Of Artists And Craftsmen News

Click the image above to go to the Guild’s website.

Troy and Della talk with Jeannette Rowlett about the Kentucky Guild of Artists and Craftsmen. We learn about its history, its current and planned activities and their February 10 Jeff Parker Concert Fundraiser. Click the green arrow above to listen!

Click here for tickets!

We mentioned an episode about the Fall Festival.
Click here to listen to that show.

A Visit To Knight’s Lounge

Knight’s Lounge
439 Chestnut Street

Have you ever driven by this sign and wondered what happens inside? Troy walks in and learns about the fun and community that lives in the Knight’s Lounge. Listen as Dennis and Kenna Sparks give a lesson on Magic The Gathering.

Here is a link to The Knight’s Lounge Facebook Page. Make sure to look at all the pictures there!

Click here to learn more about Magic The Gathering

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