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NYC Permaculture Festival on September 20, 2014 Skill sharing, health & wellness services, a barter market, a gift circle, a talk about soil nutrition & climate change, live music and a picnic dinner at 6pm. This year’s event will be held in solidarity with the Climate Change Convergence planned for September 19th-September 21 across New York City. For more details on the March scheduled for Sunday, Sept. 21,visit: globalclimateconvergence.org
North American Permaculture Convergence (NAPC)
August 29 – 31, 2014 at Harmony Park, Clarks Grove, MN
For more information: http://northamericanpermaculture.org/
On August 29th, 30th & 31st, 2014 the first North American Permaculture Convergence will be held at Harmony Park, a 40-acre outdoor events venue in Clarks Grove, Minnesota with a permaculture installation and on a gorgeous lake. Permaculture professionals and practitioners of all ages will connect with their peer group to make this first continent-wide convergence an historic event.
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Permaculture is more than just good gardening. It is a lifelong approach to analysis, actions and social structures that results in better relationships, more functional systems and a clearer understanding of everything necessary for human communities to thrive. – CJ
Claudia Joseph, founder and Director of the NY Permaculture Exchange, is a permaculture teacher, consultant and community gardener. As the Director of Environmental Programs at the Old Stone House she has designed and installed a permanent useful landscape with students, apprentices and volunteers as well as the programs and events that promote community sustainability.
Recognized by The New York Times, The Old Stone House – MS 51 Partnership Gardens are the first Food Forest model in NYC, based on permaculture design principles. The project began in 2004 and becomes more complex, beautiful, abundant and community centered each year.
Field Practice at the Old Stone House continues as weather permits.
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Highlights of our 2012 Permaculture Festival:
A short piece on OSH programs by Costa Boutsikaris