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Group Photo 2016

Acorn Community

Land Day 2015

Acorn Community

Summer 2015

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Southern Exposure 2016

Acorn Community

Animal Friends roaming Backfield

Values Statement

Compiled by a long community process stretching over several years starting at least as early as May 2010 and continuing in fits and starts until at least August of 2013. Acorn is a continual work in progress. These values are goals to work towards and principles to guide us. They are metrics by which to […]

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Membership Process

In order to be considered for membership, you must live and work at Acorn for 3 continuous weeks.  Many people come for a three-week visit and use this to apply for membership.  People can also stay for work-trades or internships and then apply for membership. On your first full day, your orientation will include a tour (so […]

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Meetings and Decisions

Meetings: We regularly meet twice a week to discuss community issues and check in with members. Meetings usually last about an hour and a half.  Every member has an equal chance to be heard. We expect visitors to attend meetings, and we encourage all members to attend and participate fully in community responsibilities. Our Sunday community […]

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Culture and Recreation

We work hard at Acorn, but also know how to relax! There is a diverse social culture here at Acorn– we welcome the occasional party-goer as well as the introvert. We spend our leisure time hanging out with each other, making and listening to music, creating art, reading, baking, playing with children, checking our e-mail, […]

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