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Earth Day and So Much More Celebration & Fundraiser
Celebrate Earth Day and So Much More with us on April 22nd here at Aprovecho!
Join us 1pm to 7pm for a gathering of fun and festivities! There will be food, drink, tours, bonfire, local artisans, classes, live music, and a silent auction! Entrance is a sliding scale donation of $5-25. All proceeds go towards building a produce cooler for our farmers!
Schedule of Events:
1pm Ongoing Auction, Vendors, Food & Drinks
2pm Aprovecho Campus Tour
3pm Multipurpose Perennials for Farm and Garden Workshop with Abel Kloster of Resilience Permaculture
4pm Start of Bonfire & Live Music
5pm Surprise Activities
6pm Tree Planting
New Aprovecho T-shirts!
We’re fundraising for road repair & our general maintenance fund, would you like an Aprovecho t-shirt? Make a donation of $35 or more and we will send you a free Aprovecho t-shirt and a sticker! (When making your online donation be sure to include your shirt size)
Aprovecho ProgramsPermaculture 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 More2 Week Permaculture Design Course
Join the Cascadia Permaculture Institute this spring for our 2 week comprehensive permaculture design course. This course will help you gain a clear understanding of the theory and practice of ecological design through lecture, discussion, slideshows, design projects, and hands-on experience.Learn MoreAppropriate Technology
The Technology for Simple Living Series is designed to empower students with the ability to implement simple, energy-saving technologies in the home, on the farm or in the field.Learn MoreNatural 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 MoreShort Courses
Aprovecho offers single day to week-long courses throughout the year. Check back often for updates and offerings!Learn More
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