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News & Events
The Community Education 2016-2017 Winter Calendar is up!
Woohoo! We’ve got some amazing teachers leading workshops this winter in a variety of topics relating to sustainable living skills. Check out the flyer below for what’s to come in November and December, and stay tuned for 2017!
Please pre-register online at the registration page so that we can plan for attendance.
Harvest Party Fundraiser November 13th!
Come eat, laugh, and dance at Aprovecho’s annual fall fundraising event to support the addition of a commercial kitchen to our campus!! It will be held at our campus on November 13th from 4pm-9pm. Tickets here and more information here.
Aprovecho ProgramsAppropriate Technology Series
3/13/2016: The Appropriate Technology Series is a four-week course designed to empower students with the ability to implement simple, energy-saving technologies in the home, on the farm or in the field.Learn MoreCommunity Education
Upcoming! 2/7: Harvesting Water for Home and Landscape; 2/21: Sustainable Forestry and Agroforestry; 2/28: Natural Plasters and Finishes. Community Education (CE) is our non-residential program providing experiential learning on a variety of sustainable living skills and technologies from permaculture and organic gardening to sustainable building and forestry practices. Classes are offered throughout the year. 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 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 More