Permaculture Design Course
This course has been postponed till 2013. Please contact us for information about new dates.
Join us for a two-week intensive certificate course in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Learn how to design sustainable and regenerative systems that are in balance with the natural world. Based on the traditional Permaculture Design Course curriculum, this residential course will include permaculture ethics and principles, patterns and design, soil building, food forests, water harvesting, natural building, zero waste systems, community design, aquaculture, medicinal plants, mycology, alternative economics, watershed management, sustainable forestry, and much more. The course will use a diversity of formats, including lecture, discussions, hands-on activities, field trips, and team design projects.
Incorporating Woodbine's commitment to indigenous values and sustainable communities, the course will also include sessions on traditional ecological knowledge, social and environmental justice, and indigenous permaculture.
Cost: $1,200 by July 31, 2011. $1,300 after August 1, 2011. Cost includes meals and lodging.
We are hiring!
We are seeking a Facility Manager to be responsible for care-taking of the land, maintenance, janitorial and repair work for the Center. The ideal candidate has experience working in building maintenance, construction, grounds management, and shares our passion in our mission.This is a year-round, part-time, residential position. Experience with ecological, sustainability and permaculture practices is very desirable. Applicants must be able to obtain certification as a small water system operator. Please click here for more details.
Application deadline April 25th 2014
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