Posts Tagged "New Jersey"

Pedal Farmers use Guerilla Haiku to spread word about their work in Newark!

Posted by on 07.15.13 in 2013, Partners in Haiku | 0 comments

Pedal Farmers use Guerilla Haiku to spread word about their work in Newark!

A group of students from all over Newark and surrounding areas are brought together by local non-profit, Project USE,  in the summer to tend gardens. Self-anointed “The Pedal Farmers” these intrepid youth not only tend community gardens, they sell their produce at local farmer’s markets learning much about organic food; growing, eating and marketing it. As a team-building activity, these youth came together to cover the Ironbound in haiku one hot, early morning. Though many commuters were set on their morning routine, others were interested in our pursuit of poetry, and...

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Haiku Reflections on Bike JC Event!

Posted by on 06.04.13 in 2013, Partners in Haiku | 0 comments

Haiku Reflections on Bike JC Event!

  Sun. Brilliant. Bright A host of friendly bikers Rolling through our town. Breeze off the Hudson Neighbors cheering us from stoops As we coast on by.   Music awaits us Along with fresh, orange mango Juice drips down our chins. Officially Spring Now that my bike’s all tuned up Thank you Bike JC!! New places & new friends - Getting to know my town - NY as Backdrop New places & new friends - Getting to know my town - NY as Backdrop ghm575 2024 days

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Sustainable Cherry Hill Earth Day Festival goes Guerilla!

Posted by on 04.30.13 in 2013, Events, Partners in Haiku | 0 comments

Sustainable Cherry Hill Earth Day Festival goes Guerilla!

Sustainable Cherry Hill organizes a yearly Earth Day Festival gathering community organizations, schools and residents together to celebrate their community and talk about issues of sustainability.  Guerilla Haiku was invited by organizers this Saturday  to train a group of high school volunteers to get fest-goers writing haiku about Earth Day.  Many exciting things happened; A) The high school Agents of Haiku fully embraced their mission (to get EVERYONE to write at least one haiku) and approached as many people as they could find thereby initiating conversations with and between 100s of...

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GHM wins Jersey City Art Eat Up!!

Posted by on 03.19.12 in Events, Haiku, Partners in Haiku | 0 comments

GHM wins Jersey City Art Eat Up!!

ProArts in Jersey City is an organization that cares about the intersection of Art and Community.  Clearly they are kindred spirits!   They host Quarterly Art Eat Up events where a number of artists present their projects to a host of assembled community members at a communal dinner.  At the end of the evening everyone votes on one project that they want to support.  And the profits from the evening go to fund the project with the most votes. There was a small but attentive and energized crowd in attendance.  5 wonderful projects; Guerilla Haiku (of course), Not Yo’ Mama’s...

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Spring Event Dates

Posted by on 03.16.12 in 2012, Events | 0 comments

Spring Event Dates

Spring’s emerging – but a March spent further South – Speeds it all along. Oh dear, Ladies and Gentlemen, winter is purportedly in full swing (though you wouldn’t think so with all of the no-jacket wearing happening in the Northeast right now), and Guerilla Haiku is gearing up for it’s second season of haiku adventures.  Hooray! On the Agenda: New Orleans and Orange, NJ and Manhattan, with Boston and another stint in Philadelphia in serious contemplation.  Give us reasons to head your way, and we shall endeavor to do it! But first- New Orleans.  Oh the magic...

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