Natural Building Extravaganza
July 26-August 2, 2014. The Natural Building Extravaganza (NBX) offers a comprehensive smorgasbord of hands-on workshops, classes, slideshows, field trips and special projects. Participants will learn how to create beautiful, affordable, natural dwellings using local clay, sand, straw, bamboo, and other abundant and salvaged materials.
Perennial Agriculture Immersion
August 10-28, 2014. Come experience a month of community and eco-living at the Ashevillage Sanctuary, headquarters of the Ashevillage Institute. Participate in a month of the Urban Farm School. Learn about Perennial Agriculture. Gain real life skills and meet others who are passionate about creating the world they want to live in….Now!
Art of Food Fermentation & Preservation
September 7-30, 2014. Learn with the area’s leading fermentation instructors. Gain skills and meet others who are passionate about healthy (and tasty) food. Experience community and eco-living at the Ashevillage Sanctuary, headquarters of the Ashevillage Institute. This program is part of the Urban Farm School.