559 Orchard Lake Road, Pontiac, MI
Join about 30 others who are interested in living in harmony with natural systems. Monthly gatherings at various locations & farms in the Oakland Co, Michigan. Each include a skill-share, potluck & awesome networking. Delightful folks!
Friday Feb 10 at Strawbale Studio
FULL MOON POTLUCK & Bonfire
Free family-friendly gathering to enjoy each other and nature ! Winter Hours: Tour at 5p.Potluck at 6:30p then bonfire. Enjoy socializing, networking, sharing & music in the Strawbale Studio, main house, or around the firepit. Bring food to share, and maybe some instruments ! Details here. Please RSVP with name, phone, email. DIRECTIONS
Next Full Moons: Mark your calendars? Sunday March 12, Tuesday April 11 * note summer hours start: tour 6p, potluck 7p, Tuesday May 10. Click Full Moon link for all 2017 potluck dates.
2017 CLASSES BEING PLANNED
Foraging Class – plants on the land for food and medicine. Foraged Brunch – foraging and cook a meal on the Outdoor Rocket Cooker ! Fermentation! Kombucha, Sour Dough Wraps, Butter & more. Traditional Crafts Weekend: Wood Carving & Fermenting and more +++ 2 1/2 day Fire Retreat! Earth Oven – hands on construction of a small model, everything you need to know to make one at home + Rocket Stove Class – hands mockup of the combustion unit, principles and design. Dig Plants to take Home ~ There are many plants on the land that would love to go home with you. Very easy to grow. By donation. Strawbale Construction class, based on the new Michigan Code.
9 Day Intensive Class late July.
Thatching & Reed Collection, Round Pole Framing with Deanne & Micah Linquist,
Rocket Stoves & Earth Oven. So much fun& learning !
Check out what is going on with codes. FYI There are some legal tiny houses in Cleveland and Detroit.
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