Sat, Apr 08|
ZIZIA: Seed-Bomb Workshop for All-Ages
Ecologist Jarrod Fowler and Educator Amber Wolfe Rounds of Zizia lead this all-ages workshop in our outdoor cinema. Attendees will learn about the ancient no-till plant propagation practice of seed bombing and biodynamics and will create and take home handmade seed bombs for native pollinators.
Time & Location
Apr 08, 2023, 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Epsilon Spires, 190 Main St, Brattleboro, VT 05301, USA
About the Event
ZIZIA: All-Ages Seed-Bomb Making Workshop, Saturday, April 8th, 1:00–3:00pm
Jarrod Fowler and Amber Wolfe Rounds will lead an all-ages seed bomb workshop at Epsilon Spires. Fowler is a restoration ecologist at Pollinator Partnership. Rounds teaches first grade at the Hartsbrook School. Attendees will learn about the ancient no-till plant propagation practice of seed bombing and biodynamics. Participants will make and take home handmade seed bombs for native pollinators. Wearing attire for handling earth & clay is encouraged! This event will be held outdoors in the Backlot Cinema, however in the case of rain or low temperature it will be moved indoors into the Social Engagement space.
General Admission: Adult $10. Child $5. Sliding-Scale: Adult $5. +Children can attend for free with an Adult who has purchased a Sliding-Scale Ticket.
ZIZIA: Ecology Sound-Art Performance, April 8th, 8:00pm
Zizia creates experimental music inspired by biodynamics to collaborate with nature. Amber Wolfe Rounds composes from celestial maps; Jarrod Fowler samples field recordings from terrestrial habitats. To celebrate their new cassette release of Genera, Zizia will present multi-channel electroacoustic music in tune with local astrology and ecology within the Epsilon Spires Sanctuary. Zizia grew new genera and families. Pisaura (feat. Michael Pisaro-Liu) evolved during 2018 and Asteraceae was published by Sedimental Records in 2020.
Seed-Bomb Making Workshop
Admission for one to ZIZIA: All-Ages Seed-Bomb Making workshop. Attire for handling earth and clay is encouraged- refreshments will be provided! We'll supply materials. Please let us know if you require special arrangements. There will be an electro-acoustic musical performance by Zizia in the Sanctuary at 8pm in the evening. $2 from every ticket goes directly towards the historic preservation of the venue. Thank you for your support! Enjoy the program!From $5.00 to $10.00
Admission for one to ZIZIA: All-Ages Seed-Bomb Making workshop. Children can attend for free with an Adult who has purchased a Sliding-Scale Ticket. Attire for handling earth & clay is encouraged! There will also be an electroacoustic musical performance by Zizia in the sanctuary at 8pm. Thanks to a grant from the Ben and Jerry’s Foundation, subsidized tickets are available for those who self-identify as experiencing financial hardship.Pay what you want