Our Not-So-Secret Ingredient

Here at The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project™, we pride ourselves on being a non-profit entity, an organization for the people, by the people. We also know the importance of a tightly run ship – one that runs like one of the most finely tuned businesses out there. And yet, we also know that power lies in…

Find us at Wally Lake Fest!

This weekend, August 26-28, marks the biggest event of the year in the Lake Region – Wally Lake Fest! Here at The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project™, we’re committed to seeing this community grow bigger and better! So that’s why we’re excited to return again to Wally Lake Fest! Are you going to be in the area…

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An Information RE-Boot

America’s Problem: No Towns Being Built (or old ones rebuilt) When was the last time you heard of a new town being built? Seriously, when? Decades ago in some history class describing the American Frontier, maybe? Now that’s not the ONLY problem the US has, in fact, the US has a lot of problems –…

Are you listening?

Meagan Ruppert here, a member off the ZIPPER JUNCTION™ team. I have a special message for you today… In the spirit of our nation’s recent birthday – and freedom and the pursuit of happiness – I have been feeling deeply called to begin speaking louder. Speaking louder about what, you ask? There are a lot…

Some Common Questions We Still Get (Part 1 of 4)

Over the months of spreading the word about The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project™ and soliciting feedback in order to gauge community acceptance, several questions seem to always come up.  There are four that are pretty important to understand and were recently part of a conversation on one of our social media challenges. They were so good…

Have you watched this?

I hope you’ve had a productive week! We’ve been quite busy over here at ZJ Headquarters and are getting ready to begin our local outreach efforts.  Before we do that, however, I figured now is a good time to re-share a couple  of videos about the WHY, HOW, & WHAT of our groundbreaking project.  We…

Realistic Timelines – What’s Possible?

Time is an interesting concept to get your head around sometimes. Things today seem to move at light speed. When you tap your phone screen you expect instantaneous connection to whatever app or email, video or article you wanted. Forget that the little device in your hand may very well have to travel to SPACE…

What’s Happening?

A recent trend at The ZIPPER JUNCTION Project™ has been the many letters, emails, and notes from so many folks asking:                 What is happening with The Project?                 When will it be built and open its doors?                 Why is it taking so long for anything to get accomplished? In response to these interested parties,…

You can’t do that!

Yes, this Project is real, it can happen, and we are about to ask you all to help us very soon! But as we approach the go/no-go point to begin an earnest push to gain support in making ZIPPER JUNCTION a real place, there are still some folks who feel it is not possible, too…