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2014-06-17
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ShareFest is a 3 day showcase of Rochester's sharing economy!

On day one (May 2), you can go to one of many events being held around the city, or organize your own! 

On day two (May 3) come by Washington Square Park where you can learn about Rochester's sharing economy and meet the people and organizations involved! If you really want to get into the sharing spirit, bring some gifts that you can give or barter with other people! Your gift can be anything from index cards with your favorite recipes, to cherry tomatoes you grew, to your ukulele playing, to hugs or high fives! Just keep it small enough to carry around, and be creative! If you just bring the gift of showing up, that’s okay too!

On day three (May 4) come to the ShareFest Conference, which takes place in the Rundel Auditorium of the Central Library at 115 South Ave. It is a chance to meet the Rochesterians who are involved in the sharing economy, and working to help people spend less, create more, and share what they have! In true sharing economy style, the conference is a potluck, so bring something tasty! After eating, we will break into group discussions on a variety of sharing economy topics!

Learn about ShareFest at www.rocshare.com/sharefest

Sharefest is sponsored by RocShare and Shareable.net

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We are having our second meeting to get all the people who have expressed interest in the same room! We will also update you on progress made so far.

If we haven't met in person, you can fill out this form to tell us about yourself:

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/11WGr03MFT15X6QiNb_6Q7DNdpocu_6AJ0DIHmHxnfHM/viewform

And if you don't know what a Sharefest is, read this:

http://www.shareable.net/blog/how-to-organize-a-sharefest 

See you there!

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We are planning something big for this spring...

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We interviewed Patty Love from the group of radical urban agriculturalists, Lots of Food!

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15 mayors who co-sponsored the resolution "In Support of Policies for Shareable Cities" at the 2013 US Conference of Mayors meeting. Check out the resolution (on page 240 of the linked document):  

Mayor Richards not included unfortunately. Are there any pressing legislative changes you wish Rochester would make?

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Hey wow! The Freemarket will have free chair massages by Kristina Washington, LMT of Healing Touch! Thanks to her for sharing her skills! Are you bringing a skill/talent/etc? Tell us about it!

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Food waste is a complex problem. Boulder Food Rescue has an approach to the problem, how can Rochester tackle it?

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We have a flyer! Get it at the link below and post it up EVERYWHERE.
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