Permaculture Design Course - Weekend 4

Permaculture Design Course - Weekend 4

March 8-9, 2014 (10 am to 6 pm each day)

Location:  Cromwell Valley Park

Cost:  $75/day to audit

Note:  Auditors participate in classroom sessions and hands-on activities but they do not earn a permaculture design certificate.

Click here register online  (Note:  You can pay online with a credit card or you can send us a check or pay at the door.  To send us a check or pay at the door you must click on "Show other payment options" when you are filling out the registration form.)

 
The March weekend focuses on:
  • Natural Building
  • Passive Solar Energy Design/Retrofitting
  • Alternative Energy 
  • Waste/nutrient Recycling (greywater, compost toilets, etc.)
  • Urban Permaculture
Our guest speaker will be active solar energy engineer, Rich Lewis from Sunnyside Solar at 4:30pm Saturday.
 
We typically do hands-on activities both Saturday & Sunday.  In March our hands-on activites will include:
  • A "wild design" team exercise
  • Starting seedlings of perennial veggies, native flowers & annuals in the greenhouse at TALMAR
  • Planting a soil-boosting cover crop at our Pear Guild
  • Building a survival shelter & a garden structure with kids at the Cromwell Valley Park Children's Garden

 

Our next Permaculture Design Course that starts Sept. 20-21, 2014!!  Click here to see a full course description and to register.

Date: 
Saturday, March 8, 2014 - 10:00am to Sunday, March 9, 2014 - 6:00pm