Short Courses and Events

Permaculture. Sustainable Food Production. Natural Building. Education. Community.

This page groups together our short courses, workshops, and events generally under two weeks in length. Looking for something more extensive? Visit our internship page.

May 2015

May 15 - Jul 3
OUR 2015 Natural Building Extravaganza (various modules available)
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC
May 20 - May 24
2015 Women and Wood; Artisan Building Retreat (3 or 5 day options)
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC
May 24
*MAY 24* Mayne Island Cob and Artisan Building Tour Day

Jun 2015

Jun 19
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Introduction to Tadelakt and Working With Lime
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC
Jun 20
8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Introduction to Natural Finishes
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC
Jun 26 - Jun 27
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Learn to Build a Living (Green) Roof
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake

Jul 2015

Jul 9 - Jul 27
12:00 am
OUR 2015 Earthship Inspired Natural Building Workshop
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC
Jul 17 - Jul 19
Design Your Own Natural Home (with Elke Cole)
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC

Aug 2015

Aug 5 - Aug 7
Earth Stewards Permaculture Overnight Camp 12–16 yrs
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC

Oct 2015

Oct 3 - Oct 4
2015 Fall Inclusive Leadership Youth and Community Convergence
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake
Oct 10
1:00 pm - 9:00 pm
October 10, 2015 OUR Harvest Feastival
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC

Dec 2015

Dec 5
1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
2015 Advent(ure) Feast
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC

Mar 2016

Mar 13 - Mar 19
2016 Permaculture Teachers Training
OUR Ecovillage, Shawnigan Lake BC
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Permaculture. Sustainable Food Production. Natural Building. Education. Community.