In classic barn-raising
style, the Howells served up a full spread at lunchtime for hungry volunteers.
model fosters an environment where citizens do more than simply choose representative decision makers--and then grumble about their decisions.
We need to move to a barn-raising
sense of government, focusing on what we can do to help raise the barn, that is, set priorities on the candy bars in the machine.
Dominic Voyer); (15) Probabilities / Probabilites (Egan Chernoff and Annie Savard); (16) First Steps toward an Archeology of Gesture in Graphing (Susan Gerofsky); (17) Function Modelling Using Secondary Data from Statistics Canada's E-STAT Database (Jennifer Hall); (18) Explanation and Proof in Mathematics and Mathematics Education (Gilla Hanna, Ella Kaye, and Riaz Saloojee); (19) Exploring Our Embodied Knowing of the Gauss-Bonnet Theorem: Barn-Raising
and Endo-Pentakis-Icosi-Dodecahedron (Eva Knoll); (20) Mathematical Biography (John Grant McLoughlin); (21) This Is Mathematics; This Isn't Mathematics; But That.
In June, a barn-raising
was held to complete the framing of the two-story house, which is expected to be completed this fall.
He added, "As one interviewee put it, 'It's a bit like American barn-raising
, and I think that anything that brings a community closer together is a good thing'.
It's a personal and uplifting voyage that begins with the family's incredible early footage of tractor-riding and barn-raising
and ends with a return to doing things the old-fashioned way: joining friends and neighbors to build something by hand.
Extreme Makeover team leader Ty Pennington and the designers, along with builder Hubbell Homes and hundreds of volunteers, worked to restore the Kibes beloved farm with a barn-raising
of their own, "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" style.
As company employees and subcontractors scurried about, the scene took on the air of an Old West barn-raising
It is at its best during the first meeting with the girls, when the gentleman's excuse me collapses into farce and a barn-raising
turns into a brawl with the townsmen.
the ways of the past to new generations, he founded the Cripple Creek Cloggers dance troupe in 1967, boasting colorful costumes and fast fiddling reminiscent of the barn-raising
parties of the early 1800s.
The 1954 MGM musical "Seven Brides for Seven Brothers" is usually remembered with sentimental affection for Michael Kidd's athletic, testosterone-driven, Cinemascope-embracing barn-raising