2016 Theme

We had a fun and productive planning meeting at Peter and Kathy’s lovely home in New London the first weekend in October. With over 100 suggestions for themes and 30 people attending, we worked all Saturday morning and part of the afternoon discussing the list of themes and what they might mean to us and … Continue reading

First Planning Meeting 2015-2016

COME ONE, COME ALL to  the   NORTHFIELD PLANNING MEETING THIS FALL OCTOBER 2 TO 4, 2015 AT THE HOME OF KATHY LOWE AND PETER BLOCH New London, New Hampshire Join us as we Choose our theme for 2016 Have fun and good food Share suggestions for conference hours speakers and workshop leaders Have fun … Continue reading

Planning for Summer 2016

We are thrilled to announced that the next Summer Conference will be planned by Lisa Flynn and Nancy Ramsden.   To better help us plan for 2016, we appreciate that you fill out the 2015 evaluation form if you have not done so already.  The first planning meeting will be on the weekend of October … Continue reading

Important Announcements 2015!

Coffee House      As the Conference nears we want to announce the 2015 Coffeehouse at Northfield. It will be held in Blake on Monday evening directly after Sacred Circle. The format will include the written word and lyric based music all of which must be original material. The order of performances will vary somewhat in … Continue reading

Annual Fund 2014-2015

THANK YOU!!! A big round of applause for all of us Nortfhielders! We ended the fund year with 66 donors contributing $4,640.86! This money goes to support all the Conference programs in June and at MidWinter. We are a self-sustaining community and we support it in so many ways, by our actions, our volunteering, and … Continue reading

Second Planning Meeting for 2015

The weekend meeting at the home of Bob and Linda Giarla was a smashing success. One of the nicest things about planning meetings is walking into each other’s homes, and experiencing the warmth and collaboration that Northfield involves. Thank you so much to Bob and Linda for hosting this meeting. Donna introduced us to “flapdoodling”, … Continue reading

First Planning Meeting for 2015

On Saturday, October 25th, two dozen Northfielders met in Tracey Briscoe’s family’s beautiful summer home in Lac Brome, Knowlton, Quebec to select the theme for our 2015 conference.  We talked, sang a little, laughed a lot as we sorted through over 50 suggestions for our theme.  We shared richly about what makes a good theme:  … Continue reading

March Planning Meeting

The March planning meeting is always a really fun event. Because by this point in the planning year, many things are already figured out, so there is less need for meeting time, and more time for socializing, playing, taking walks, eating together, and reveling in the beauty of our community. This time, we have something … Continue reading