The Wrack

The Wrack is the Wells Reserve blog, our collective logbook on the web.

Posts tagged fundraising

  • Record-setting Crafts Festival in 2016

    | September 12, 2016 | Filed under: Culture

    This year's Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival was the kind of community we should all want to live in. More than 160 volunteers worked together as a tireless, friendly, and welcoming team to make 3,500 visitors and 122 participating artisans feel like there was no better place to be.

  • Every Day Should Be #GivingTuesday

    | December 2, 2014

    yeah!

    Frankly, I don't understand why giving comes *after* shopping.

    As if "whatever's left in the change purse" is what should go in the charity bucket once I'm through with the mall... or the Internet.

    As if the other 364 days of the year, I should be... not giving?

    I like to give. One Tuesday per year is not enough, I say.

    One day is too little to devote to all the organizations, causes, places, and people I think are making our world better.

  • 20/20 Vision at Our 2020 Vision

    | November 25, 2014

    Staring at the camera through cardboard-tube binoculars. Photo courtesy Jackie Lipsky.

    The Wells Reserve at Laudholm is a timeless place, but these are changing times.

  • 27th Annual Laudholm Nature Crafts Festival a Winner for Wells Reserve and the Coast

    | September 18, 2014
    The local paper of record didn't print this letter to the editor these last two weeks, so we'll just publish it ourselves! Thank you again, one and all, for another great Crafts Festival. ----- For 27 years running, dedicated volunteers and the staff of the Wells Reserve and Laudholm Trust, along with hundreds of master artisans, have been proving that there is life here after Labor Day. …