Upcoming events 2017

Salon - Artist Talk :: Lady Gaby 

Friday June 16, 2017 - 22.22 h @Das Kapital, Neukölln
We are teaming up with cool art bar Das Kapital. The amazing artivists, who perform and show at the ReThink Festival, will talk about their work at the Salon at Das Kapital.  First out is Gaby Bila-Günther, aka Lady Gaby, a Berlin-based spoken word & performance & visual artist. Talk is facilitated by Runa Juhanisdotter.
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Umweltritter Kiez-Kidz :: Kreativwerkstatt 

Sonntag 18. Juni, 2017 - 14.00-17.00 @chain re:action Atelier, Pankow
6 Kinder aus dem Flüchtlingszentrum Spandau treffen auf Kinder ab 6 Jahren in Pankow und zaubern mit der Hilfe von Cristina vom Flüchtlingszentrum Spandau, Runa von ReFashionReFood und Albena von „chain re:action“ Musikinstrumente aus alten Verpackungen.

Der Workshop findet auf der Terrase von Raum für Körperbewusstsein und „chain re:acton“ (Schulzestrasse 21) statt. Bei gutem Wetter wird fröhlich gebastelt und musiziert. Alle Kinder bekommen ein „Umweltritter-Diplom“ mit den Regeln, die die edlen Ritter beim Umweltschutz befolgen müssen. Diese Regeln werden während des Workshops vermittelt. Anschließend machen wie einen kleinen Umzug durch den Bürgerpark.
Die Teilnahme ist kostenlos, doch wir bitten um verbindliche Anmeldung bis 16.6.2017 unter:
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Special Coffee Tasting :: COMSA  [Café Orgánico Marcala S.A.] 

Wednesday June 28, 2017 - 17.00 @Flying Roasters, Wedding
SPECIAL COFFEE NEEDS SPECIAL PRODUCERS. Flying Roasters will run a special coffee tasting and Q&A session with producers from Honduras. The Comsa coop is going to tell us about their work.
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ReThink Festival #3 :: Lightning Talks with Microbial Circus Performance

Wednesday June 21, 2017 - 19.00 - 21.00 @Prinzessinnengärten, Kreuzberg
Come down to the garden, meet some of the ReThink team members and festival participants, hear their story and cause. Have fun, mingle, meet, have a savvy garden pizza, strong coffee or drinks in the lovely Gartencafé. Hang and/or get involved in reimagining food, fashion, and artivism!
Marvel at Alexis of Edible Alchemy CoLaboratory and her bacteria tricks! Try a magic shot and learn a probiotic secret or two...
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ReThink Festival #3

Saturday July 1, 2017 - 13.00 - 22.00 @Prinzessinnengärten, Kreuzberg

:: Coffee Pop Up Space w. COMSA & Flying Roasters
Taste, explore, learn about truly good coffee! State of the art - fair, organic, bio dynamic. Learn about La Finca Humana - a philosophy that is creating positive change for a whole valley of self-sustainable small scale farmers - and produces coffee that supports a cooperative, progressive school and is changing society in Honduras.
:: Kids Makerspace
The 'Volkshalle' will be turned into a big DIY makerspace for kids to get creative and learn about the environment and sustainable everyday solutions. One can be dubbed an 'Umweltritter'- an Environmental Knight, upcycle disposable plastics into something useful, fun and artistic, play games, create and experience stories, sketches and music, repair stuff, print on clothes, upcycle socks to wonderful bunnies, plant greens and more. Grown-ups welcome too!
:: ReFashion Area
Screenprinting, upcycling, redesign, natural dyeing, restyling and a fierce ReFashion show!
:: ReFood Area
In the cozy workshop kitchen you will learn about food waste and organic, fair, slow and probiotic food. Discover herbs and spices. Prepare n' share. Learn how to make Italian home made pasta and kids come cook with grandmas. The sit down and redine in the lovely garden and make new friends.
:: ReGreen Area
Discover various amazing DIY solutions to reduce food waste through composting. Turn those household waste into nutrient soil and grow vegetables at home. Say hello to some cool little worms, super important for healtly, living soil and learn about micro organisms and other good fertilizers.
And of course - Performances, Music, Happenings, Mini-exhibitions, Networking, Actions, Film & Interactive Fun!
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Past events 2017

Berlin Dye & Potato Print it yourself! Craftivism Workshop & Exhibition I :: slow creations & Bybaba

Friday May 26, 2017 - 17.00-19.00 @Prinzessinnengärten, Kreuzberg
Berlin Dye & Potato Print it yourself! Turn waste+weeds into treasures with slow creations and potato print cool patterns with Bybaba from Sweden! Warmly welcome to a hands-on DIY workshop in natural dyeing and potato printing, a Crafternoon! We make craft+activism with samples of fabrics carrying a message to hang in the garden or somewhere around town. For kids and adults. Mainly in English.
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OSCE Saturdays Feat. Berlin Dye & Potato Print it yourself! Craftivism Workshop & Exhibition II :: slow creations & Bybaba

Samstag 27. May, 2017 - 12.00-17.00 @Agora Rollberg, Neukölln
More info: http://community.oscedays.org/t/oscesaturday-27-mai-2017-transforming-urban-spaces/5984
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Collaborative Workshop & Designer Talk :: erie & slow creations 

Thursday May 25, 2017 - 14.00-17.00 @Studio Hertzberg, Neukölln
A hands-on DIY workshop in natural dye, where designers/art-crafters Hannah Schorch and Petra Holmberg discuss slow, ethical fashion, natural dyeing techniques, materials and zero waste.
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ReThink Festival #3 :: Teaser

Saturday / Samstag May 6, 2017 - 13.00-22.00 @Prinzessinnengärten
Welcome to a pre-taste of the third edition of the ReThink Festival!
Ihr seid herzlich wilkommen Euch einen Vorgeschmack zum ReThink Festival #3 abzuholen!
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Hold-Up with the Make Sense Berlin Community

April 11, 2017 - 19.00-21.30 @Social Impact Lab
Creative Workshop to help us generate strategies and solutions on how to involve children in the planning, design and performance of the ReThink Festival.