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2020 OUR Little Permie Kids Camp

2020 Little Permie Kids CampA Full Day Permaculture Camp for KidsPostponed This camp is for children accompanying parents taking part in the2020 Permaculture Design Certificate & Earth Activist Trainingincludes food and accommodation – dorm or camping.$475 CAD per child Sign up for Little Permie Kids Camp OUR Little Permie Kids Camp – A Permaculture Camp…
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October 11, 2019 0

OUR Little Permie Kids Camp

Daytime Kids Program For children unaccompanied by an adult– includes lunches and snacks$55 CAD per child per day or$190 CAD per child per week Full 15 Day Family Program For children accompanying parents taking part of the 2019 Permaculture Design Certificate & Earth Activist Training includes food and accommodation – dorm or camping.$475 CAD per…
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February 19, 2018 0

2018 is the year of Action – Sustainable Wellness Update

Are you ready to recreate your relationship with your health physically, emotionally, socially and spiritually? OUR wellness team is excited to help you in this journey with our new Retreat Series this Spring and Summer. Mark your calendar!  April 6 – 8 (Fri-Sun) local herbalist Yarrow Willard from Harmonic Arts will bring his team and their…
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January 16, 2018 0


We are so excited to bring functional and integrative medicine to the South Cowichan! With a team of doctors, nurse practitioners, and deep connection body workers….OUR Healing Sanctuary is open once again! Starting this November, OUR Healing Sanctuary is the new clinic of Marigold Functional medicine (Cowichan Valley location), with Functional Medicine Dr. Danièle Behn-Smith…
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November 23, 2017 0

June 2017 Newsletter

Update from OUR ECOVILLAGE Cooperative by Board Chair Brandy Gallagher More than ever we are excited at the shifts and changes that this season has brought us!  As we round the Summer Solstice we celebrate and honour all of those who bring their incredible love and support to OUR Ecovillage Coop in order to keep our…
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June 22, 2017 0

Look Who’s At OUR – And Honor The Shifts And Goodbye’s Newsletter

Well, reports about the arrival of spring have been greatly exaggerated. Cold weather and lots of rain continued to dominate the weather scene this month. But this hasn’t dampened the spirits of the OUR Ecovillagers and volunteers who have been leaning into spring with planting, greenhouse repairs, waste water treatment and deck construction and new…
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April 26, 2017 0

Big Changes As The New Season Unfolds…March 2017 Newsletter

After an unusually long, cold and snowy winter, spring has finally arrived! We are very fortunate that our fruit trees, berry bushes and all site infrastructure more than stood up to the test of such a trial! Incredible gratitude and thanks to OUR winter team and their loving care. Unfortunately, the weather conditions were such that…
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March 24, 2017 0

Big News from 2016 and Exciting Events in 2017!

IT FINALLY HAPPENED THIS YEAR…..always knew it would: CHAIR OF OUR ECOVILLAGE COOP BOARD  IT FINALLY HAPPENED THIS YEAR….and we always knew it would!  2016 is closing and we are counting OUR blessings not the least of which has been rolling over OUR Ecovillage Cooperative as the title holder as the amazing ownership model (land…
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January 14, 2017 0

Checking in from OUR Education and Outreach:

Ahhh – the season of school groups!  From K-12 programs to many University and College folks….we have been hosting some of the most amazing learners and volunteers this season.  This has been quite an exceptional team dynamic and we have been all teachers and all learners together on the path.  With this said we are…
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November 6, 2015 0

Gratitude to OUR General Manager

It is with gratitude that we say goodbye to OUR General Manager, Michael Contardi, who stepped into the realm of working within Non-Profit and Coop work – fresh out of the Corporate world.  It was a big step and done with great intentions.  Much has shifted as OUR Ecovillage Coop has been able to finally…
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November 6, 2015 0