May 4th: Ted Elsasser Speaking about his 17 years of Building Natural and Recycled Off Grid Passive Solar Homes (AKA Earthships) at SHP Leading Design Architects (4805 Montgomery Rd., Norwood, Oh. 45212) Refreshments and snacks provided.
May 4th-13th Sustainable Design Build with Ted Elsasser: Building a Passive Solar off Grid Green House out of Earthbag and Rammed Earth Construction. More Info: Ten Day Natural Building
May 19th & June 2nd: Cob Oven Building with Suellyn Shupe & Braden Trauth at Permaganics Urban Permaculture Gardens. More Info: Cob Oven
June 16th & 17th: Introduction to Permaculture with Doug Crouch: Held at Green Acres Farm, Indian Hill, Theory and Hands on blend to introduce folks to principles, ethics, and pattern usage of Permaculture
July 14th &15th: Permaculture Design and Water Harvesting with Doug Crouch: Held at Green Acres Farm, Indian Hill, Theory and Hands on blend too introduce folks to design process and water harvesting with a Rain Garden implementation
July 16th -July 29th: Our 7th Permaculture Design Certification Course . Hosted with This-Land.org, TreeYo Permaculture, Grailville Retreat Center and OM Valley Permaculture. This will be a 2 week Urban and Rural Residential PDC Intensive with Doug Crouch, Braden Trauth and the rest of our rockin Crew. More info: Two Week PDC
October 13th & 14th: Forest Gardening the Permaculture Way with Doug Crouch and Braden Trauth: Held at Green Acres Farm, Indian Hill, Theory and Hands on blend too introduce folks to forest garden design and the how to of implementation and maintenance of these productive systems