The Funktional Family

A family who works together, stays together! News about the Mikkelson-Kersbergen family collaboration

Chris Mikkelson performs in Flight Brigade Concert, Time Bank meeting and more October 10, 2009

Filed under: Uncategorized — Trish Patricia Mikkelson, founder and director of Vegan Utopia Ecovillage @ 1:28 am

Livable Future Project Newsletter Friday Oct. 9 2009

Published by Funktional Family member and professional organizer, Patricia (Mikkelson) Hughes in order to help people thrive.

The Flight Brigade Band performing: Free Music and Food: Oct. 10, 7-9PM The Flight Brigade (Patricia’s son, Chris Mikkelson’s band) will be playing at Saturday Night Alive Bring food to share only if you can.

Fayetteville Community Exchange New Member Orientation for our local Time Bank Saturday, Oct. 10, 2:30-4:30 Martin Jardan’s home 2010 Magnolia, Fayetteville near Gulley Park. If you did not attend the Time Bank library presentation , please come at 3:15 to get an overview.   Learn more here. Become a fan on our facebook group, Fayetteville Community Exchange. For more information call Mary Thornton 466-5641

Free Music and Food: Oct. 10, 7-9PM The Flight Brigade (Chris Mikkelson’s band) will be playing at Saturday Night Alive

Certified Compost from City of Fayetteville available on Tuesday Oct. 6. More information here.

Ozark Natural Foods Owner Appreciation weekend Oct. 17-18. Owners save 10% Learn more here

Climate Action Day Sat. Oct. 24 2-4PM Fayetteville downtown and campus area. 501-655-2427

Wild Foods Newsletter. This excellent newsletter is from a wild food expert who I trust.

Make a huge difference. Don’t use plastic! Need some reasons? And solutions? This slide show will inspire you to bend over backwards to quit using plastic!

Green Fundraising Opportunity: for organizations, churches, schools and more. Custom made re-usable bags. Check out this website—

Raw Almonds $3 a pound. I know this sounds too good to be true—but check out this website for all kinds of great deals. You can also find out great health tips at

Home Schooling anyone? Chris a member of the Funktional Family, now twenty, homeschooled/unschooled until he decided to go to college. He studied for the SAT test, and is now in his second year at U of A. Mahriyanna, thirteen is doing well also.  For more information on Arkansas homeschooling regulations, click here.

WWW.OZARKAREACOMMUNITYCONGRESS.ORG” Attend the annual OACC conference for building sustainable community.


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