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Gaia Education Training of Trainers Canada

We are no longer taking registration for the course this year. If you are interested in enrolling in the 2020 course, please contact info@ourecovillage.org. Gaia EducationTraining of Trainers Our Training of Trainers course is content rich, action-based, and lead by our most experienced facilitators.  The ToT in Canada will be facilitated by trainers that have…
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September 20, 2018 0

2019 Gaia Education Training of Trainers Canada

Gaia EducationTraining of Trainers April 22 – May 2, 2019 Off-Site Cost:  $1244 CAD($950 course + $150 lunches) On-Site Cost: $1479 CAD($950 course + $395 food/accom package) Our Training of Trainers course is content rich, action-based, and lead by our most experienced facilitators.  The ToT in Canada will be facilitated by trainers that have decades of experience in…
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January 18, 2018 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

A Message from Brandy (October 2014)

How did it become Fall? I never expected to find myself ‘falling’ at this point…and after the last 10 months will never still expect to ‘fall’.  I am wanting to connect with so many folks–to find a way to fully express my “ATTITUDE OF GRATITUDE”!   After all this time of finding ways of being…
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October 10, 2014 0

Movie Monday – Awakening the Village Heart and Mind

In 2006, Peak Moment filmed “Creating the impossible – OUR Ecovillage“. Since then, this has been watched 9,500 times on their Youtube Channel alone. I know I am only one of many, many people whose connection to values and ideals embodied at OUR was supported by this short video. Now, Peak Moment has published another…
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December 12, 2011 0

Permaculturalize Your Life

What does a Permaculture Design Certificate Course and a Earth Dance Children’s Camp have in common?  Well, if you are an individual looking to take a PDC course and you don’t like the idea of being away from your family for two weeks and you wish to share the Permaculture experience with your young ones,…
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August 5, 2011 0

Childhood dreams…

One of the great things about being the blogger here at O.U.R. is that I can make it all about me, almost whenever I want. I try and hold back most of the time, but this was just too funny. So, a few weeks back, Kate (the bossy one…) and I were sitting in the…
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April 28, 2011 0

The first intern of the year – Jorden Leighton

I know what kind of interview I’m going to have with Jorden when I ask him what kind of previous skills he brings to the programme and look up to find him with his eyelids flipped inside out, wiggling his ears. Lucky I looked up when I did, he says, cause he can only do…
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April 5, 2011 0

We’ll Miss You Erika!

Today we are saying bu-bye to a woman who is going to take herself amazing places. Her name is “Erika-with-a-k” Schade and she came here to apply for an intern position on the Social Finance Team in December. Somehow though, she found herself in an interview for the Green Burial Project Assistant Internship instead, siting…
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March 25, 2011 0

Moratorium on Genetically Modified Alfalfa

Today I received a couple of encouraging emails in my inbox, and I thought that I would share: First of all, earlier this week I wrote an email to Dr. Huber who did the research pointing to a connection between Roundup and animal miscarriages. I went out on a limb asked him if it would…
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March 4, 2011 0