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August 2019

Free – $950

AUGUST – Internship & Worktrade ~ Natural Building / Living Skills

August 1 – 30, 2019 Experience a month or more, of Natural Building & Sustainable Living Skills, while living, building and in community on rural wooded land at Strawbale Studio! This unique opportunity will focus on finishing enchanting structures with earth plaster and sculpting and creating beautiful building surroundings. There are numerous sustainable skills you will learn + lecture information on building principles. Come as an Intern, 1/2 Pay Worktrader or Wwoofer ! 1/2 Pay Worktrade & Wwoofers contribute 10/20…

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August FULL MOON Potluck

Join us Wednesday, August 14 , 2019 for a Family-Friendly Potluck & Bonfire! NOTE:  Two events will be combined this month:  The Full Moon Potluck and the Oakland Co. Permaculture Meetup. This month the OAKLAND COUNTY PERMACULTURE MEETUP is scheduled for Wednesday Aug14th., so we are changing the date of the Strawbale Studio Full Moon Potluck to August 14th, so they can BOTH meet here on the same night !! (although the full moon actually falls on Aug 15h at 8:29am) See you…

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Oakland County PERMACULTURE Meetup

This month the Permaculture Meetup will be held at Strawbale Studio, joining the monthly FULL MOON POTLUCK. The Oakland County Permaculture Meetup meets every 2nd Wednesday, and the Strawbale Studio Potlucks follow the pattern of the full moon, eastern standard time.  This month they fall on the same evening ! Hurray.  Details below !   Come join us as we tour the enchanting natural buildings at Strawbale Studio, with thatched roofs, living roofs, strawbale walls covered with earth plasters.  Also…

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Strawbale Studio Exhibit Table @ Hazon Food Fest, Detroit Eastern Market

Strawbale Studio Exhibit Table & Demos Aug 18, 2019 - 11:00 am - 4:00 pm FREE EVENT hosted by the Michigan Jewish Food Festival Eastern Market , Detroit, MI . Indoor/outdoor at Shed 5. There is a wonderful diversity in vendors, and it feels great to come together, different traditions, to promote sustainability. This is an awesome sustainability event by Hazon, which connects food and sustainability with Jewish tradition.   Strawbale Studio has had an exhibit table & demonstrations at…

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$130 – $170

Healing Self ~ Healing the Land

Healing Self - Healing the Land When: August 24 & 25, 2019 - Saturday 10a -6p Sunday 9a-4p This Retreat is a Permaculture perspective on coming home to ourselves and the earth. Description We live in a world in which so many places, landscapes, and ecologies have been disrespected, degraded, and damaged. Similarly, so many people are hurting, lost, addicted, and unhappy. The good news is that people and the planet can co-heal. Join us as we explore activities such…

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September 2019

Kids’ Natural Building Activity @ Great Lakes Herb Faire

The Great Lakes Herb Faire, held outside Chelsea Michigan, hosts many herbal presenters, classes and things to buy ! This wonderful family-friendly annual gathering also includes many children !  Many  of the young people have come year after year, and have gotten to each other and the land very well.  They can climb the grandmother tree, roam the woods and play to their hearts' content.         Kelly Theide and I (Deanne) will be be leading a "Twigloo" …

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October FULL MOON POTLUCK & Bonfire

Join us Sunday October 13th, 2019 for a Family-Friendly Potluck & Bonfire! Full Moon Potluck Bonfire 5p TOUR of enchanting buildings & grounds. 6:30’ish POTLUCK / Bonfire.   Note WINTER HOURS ! Enjoy a cozy evening – in the Strawbale Studio, outside & around the bonfire, or in the main house. Families welcome. For more information, check out our Full Moon Potluck INFO page!  RSVP with name, email & phone number.  Free event with donations welcomed FIND OUT MORE about this event

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NOVEMBER FULL MOON POTLUCK & Bonfire

Join us Tuesday November 12th, 2019 for a Family-Friendly Potluck & Bonfire! Full Moon Potluck Bonfire 5p TOUR of enchanting buildings & grounds. 6:30’ish POTLUCK / Bonfire.   Note WINTER HOURS  Enjoy a cozy evening – in the Strawbale Studio, outside & around the bonfire, or in the main house. Families welcome. For more information, check out our Full Moon Potluck INFO page!  RSVP with name, email & phone number.  Free event with donations welcomed FIND OUT MORE about this event Strawbale Studio Enchanting Spiral Chamber

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DECEMBER FULL MOON POTLUCK & Bonfire

Join us Thursday December 12th, 2019 for a Family-Friendly Potluck & Bonfire! Full Moon Potluck Bonfire 5p TOUR of enchanting buildings & grounds. 6:30’ish POTLUCK / Bonfire.   Note WINTER HOURS  Enjoy a cozy evening – in the Strawbale Studio, outside & around the bonfire, or in the main house. Families welcome. For more information, check out our Full Moon Potluck INFO page!  RSVP with name, email & phone number.  Free event with donations welcomed FIND OUT MORE about this event Strawbale Studio Enchanting Spiral Chamber

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September FULL MOON POTLUCK

Join us Saturday, September 14, 2019 for a Family-Friendly Potluck & Bonfire! Full Moon Potluck Bonfire 6p TOUR of enchanting buildings & grounds. 7:30’ish POTLUCK / Bonfire.   NOTE: New SPRING hours Enjoy a cozy evening – in the Strawbale Studio, outside & around the bonfire, or in the main house. Families welcome. For more information, check out our Full Moon Potluck INFO page!  RSVP with name, email & phone number.  Free event with donations welcomed FIND OUT MORE about this event

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