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  • OUR CSA: What’s in an Acroynm?

    Community Supported Agriculture programs, often known as CSAs, are becoming increasingly popular for farmers and their customers, but many who …

  • Breath as Medicine Workshop

    With Scott Kelly–OUR resident & facilitator-Conscious Connected BreathworkScott is a resident of OUR ECOVILLAGE! He will be offering a group …

O.U.R. ECOVILLAGE is a sustainable learning community and demonstration site located in the beautiful Cowichan Valley on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. We base our work on Permaculture principles and offer learning opportunities for Natural Building, Sustainable Food Production and Leadership. Visitors are welcome for educational tours (see the calendar) with a presentation and walk through OUR permaculture demonstration site and village community, including our beautiful natural buildings. Work parties welcome you to participate in various activities throughout the season. So come on in and have a look around!"
It is possible that the next Buddha will not take the form of an individual. The next Buddha may take the form of a community—a community practicing understanding and loving kindness, a community practicing mindful living. This may be the most important thing we can do for the survival of the Earth." -- Thich Nhat Hanh