News & Events
Round Pole Wood Framing | April 19th
Working with round wood has many advantages. Not only can one save the time, money and fuel associated with milled timbers but there is great aesthetic value to a tree in its raw form. During this class we will look at some simple ways in which the beginner can use round wood to build simple structures. Click this link to register.
Aprovecho Garden Party | April 25th
Come help our garden grow! April 25th starting at 4pm. Click this link to register.
Aprovecho ProgramsNatural Building & Green Design
Aprovecho’s Natural Building Program is a design/build school offering educational opportunities in the design and construction of energy efficient structures using sustainable materials. Trainings are offered both for the do-it-yourself home-builder as well as students pursuing a career as a designer/builder. Learn MorePermaculture Design Certification and Sustainable Living Immersion
Aprovecho's flagship program blends empowering and hands on permaculture design training with a survey of sustainable living skills on a site renowned for over 30 years of work in Permaculture and sustainable development with an assemblage of many of the best teachers throughout the Pacific Northwest. Learn MoreCommunity Supported Education
Community Supported Education (CSE) is our non-residential program for experiential learning of sustainable living skills. CSE students learn and practice deep organic and biodynamic gardening with edible, native, and medicinal plants, urban-and-rural scale permaculture and homesteading, small-animal husbandry, environmentally-appropriate natural building and alternative technology. Learn More