Upcoming Events From Vital Communities

Coming Events

(All events online and free except where noted)

The Legal Food Hub Winter Webinar Series, Feb. 16–Mar. 11 |The LFH is a pro-bono matchmaking service for farmers, food entrepreneurs, and food-oriented nonprofits. Each one-hour session covers a different legal topic of significance to food businesses in New England. Info & registration

A Seminar for Small Developers, Feb. 23, 9 am–1 pm | Have you considered weatherizing your home, adding an apartment or garage, or buying a house to fix up? You don’t need construction expertise, but you do need a project plan and the knowledge to hire the people who have those skills. This workshop demonstrates how any property owner can increase the value of their land. Info & registration

Racism and the Economy: Focus on Housing. Mar. 1, 2-4 pm | A virtual video event presented by all 12 District Banks of the Federal Reserve System examining the impact of structural racism on our economy and advancing ideas to improve economic outcomes for all Americans. Info & registration

Communities and Consequences II: Rebalancing New Hampshire’s Human Ecology, various dates beginning Mar. 1 | A new film, book, web, and community outreach project explores the economic and social realities of workforce shortages in New Hampshire—the nation’s second-oldest state in terms of median age. By New Hampshire PBS and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Health. Info & registration

New Hampshire Food System Statewide Gathering, Mar. 11-12 | Under the theme “Harvesting the Momentum: The Power of Local in Building a Reliable Food System,” this event brings together individuals, farms, businesses, and other organizations to share innovative food and agricultural responses to COVID-19 and explore opportunities to emphasize the “power of local” in building a resilient and vibrant future for the NH food system. Info & registration

Turning to Nature: Stories of Outdoor Economy in NH Communities, Mar. 12, noon-1 pm | A discussion of how some NH communities have turned to recreation and outdoor activities as a means for building the local economy. Info & registration

Resiliency Academy, Apr. 7 & 21, May 5 & 19, Jun. 2, 9-11 am | Brings together small businesses and community leaders to work toward a resilient future. Info & registration

Staying Connected with Your Teen, series beginning Feb. 23 & 24 | A free 10-hour workshop for parents of teens to increase communication skills, improve family management, and strengthen family bonds. Info & registration