[permaculture] Hopedance Magazine # 51Juy/Aug 2005 Permaculture Natural Building Calendar CA, OR, WA, AZ, NM, AU, Brazil, India, Nepal and more

Wesley Roe and Marjorie Lakin Erickson lakinroe at silcom.com
Tue Jul 5 12:25:52 EDT 2005

hi everyone
Another great permaculture and natural building calendar in Hopedance 
Magazine #51 for July/Aug  Issue 2005, please consider subscribing to help 
support the magazine www.hopedance.org and their continual support of 
Permaculture/Natural Building and Permaculture Articles in the Magazine .
thanks wes
ps plus some last minute stuff that did not make it and will be in next 
calendar for Sept/Oct  , due date for submission for next issue is Aug 10 
email lakinroe at silcom.com

David Holmgren West Coast Workshops and Talks USA Aug/Sept 2005

DAVID HOLMGREN Co-orginator of Permaculture only Talk/Workshop in Southern 
Tues Aug 2 2005 7PM $15
Santa Barbara City College East Campus

Tues Aug 2 ALL DAY WORKSHOP AT SB City College
Afternoon Session 2-5PM
WITH Bill Roley , Larry Santoyo (both Permaculture Teachers and Designers) 
, and Doug Richardson (Director Environmental Horticulture) SB City College
Special Guest Don Sarich CEO Permaculture Credit Union

COST $80 (STUDENTS $60 )Early Registration $60 till July 8
To Register send check to Santa Barbara Permaculture Network 312 E Sola St 
#1 Santa Barbara Ca 93101
For more info sbpcnet at silcom.com 805-962-2571 www.sbpermaculture.org

COSPONSOR/FUNDRAISER fo Santa Barbara Permaculture Network ,Permaculture 
Credit Union (www.pcuonline.org), SBCC Environmental Horticulture Dept. and 
SBCC Student  Sustainability  Coalition (www.biosbcc.net)

David Holmgren , co-originator with Bill Mollison of the Permaculture 
concept, is an innovative environmental design consultant based in Hepburn 
Springs in Central Victoria ,Australia. where he maintains one of 
Australia's best-known permaculture sites. His latest book , Permaculture 
Principles& Pathways Beyond Sustainability is a distillation of life lived 
by the principles of Permaculture. To see his writings and designs visited 

August 6 - 9, 2005 4-Day Workshop with David Holmgren Petaluma, California
Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS), Petaluma, California.
Cost $450 not including lunch,
Double occupancy dorm style accommodation $300 per person for three nights 
includes 3 delicious organic meals.
Single occupancy is $360 for three nights includes 3 delicious organic meals.
Download the registration form (PDF file) and return it with a check made 
payable to Permaculture Institute to:
Permaculture Institute of Northern California, P.O. Box 341,  Point Reyes 
Station, CA 94956
Contact: 415·663·9090 voicemail or 
info at permacultureinstitute.com  www.permacultureinstitute.com/

David Holmgren in Portland Oregon
Aug 13 -17 Sat-Wed FIVE DAY PERMACULTURE WORKSHOP with Toby Hemenway and 
David Holmgren $295
August 16 -17, Tues- Wed Advanced Workshop on Permaculture Ethics and 
Principles with David Holmgren.$140
Three day introductory workshop August 13-15 with Toby Hemenway is $180.
TO REGISTER, Permaculture Solutions, LLC3527 NE 15th, PMB # 101Portland, OR 
August 15, 7:00 p.m. Mon David Holmgren Talk at Pacific Crest Community 
School, NE 29th and Davis $10.
Contact info at portlandpermaculture.com, 503.293.8004


David Holmgren in Washington State
Aug 19-21 Bellingham WA Northwest Herbal Faire
Aug 23 Olympia WA , Permaculture Solutions for the World
Aug 27-28 Two Day Workshop at Twist, $130 both days , $70 one day
27 Permaculture Principles 28 Ecosystem Restoration
Aug 30-Sept 1, 3 day Advanced Course Permaculture Design Theory and 
Principles Seattle $175
Contact Washington/ Oregon Friends of the Trees friendsofthetrees at yahoo.com 
www.friendsoftrees.net 360-927-1274

Ongoing Permaculture Monthly Discussion Group/to Cover Permaculture 
Principles and Practices in Santa Barbara CA
July 15 Fri 6:30 pm  ECofilms  on Natural Building at South Coast Watershed 
Resource Center Arroyo Burro Beach
For more info and directions and location contact Margie Bushman 
805-962-2571 or sbpcnet at silcom.com, www.sbpermaculture.org


July 5-8, 2005 Tuesday - Friday Sustainable Living 4-Day Intensive, Real 
Goods Solar Living Center, Hopland, CA
This is the class to take for a comprehensive overview of green building 
design, permaculture, water management and solar energy. Pick and choose 
the workshops you want or take the entire Intensive for $650, a $75 savings.
Contact: sli at solarliving.org or 707-744-2017, 

July-Aug ONGOING WORSHOPS in Tucson Arizona
Composting, Mulching & Earth Worms, Saturday, July 9, 2005,9:00 am to noon. 
Cost $49 per person
Rainwater Harvesting Systems ,Saturday, July 30, 2005, 9:00am-5:00 pm. Cost 
$95 per person.
Early Morning Tour of Sustainable Gardens in Tucson, Saturday Aug 13, 2005. 
7:00 am to noon. Cost $25
DAWN SouthWest  6570 W. Illinois  Tucson, AZ 85735  Tel: 520 624 1673 
email: dawnaz at earthlink.net  www.caneloproject.com/dawn

July 9-17 for the 9th Bioregional Congress Convenes in the Blue Ridge North 
Carolina at Earthaven Ecovillage
info www.biocongress2005.org or write CBC-9, Earthaven Ecovillage, 1025 
Camp Elliott Rd., Black Mountain, NC 28711 USA.

July 9-10, 2005 Advanced Permaculture: Ethics and Design Processes,Real 
Goods Solar Living Center, Hopland, CA
This new workshop is designed for students who have a grasp on the basics 
of permaculture and want to delve deeper into the core ethics and values 
that permaculture has to offer. Discussion and group process around ethics, 
what they mean to you and how to integrate them into your daily life and 
career will lead to your own personal revelations about design process and 
practice with Kat Steele
Contact: sli at solarliving.org or 707-744-2017, 

July 9 - 10 Sat & Sun 10 - 5 MycoDynamic Gardening and Mushroom Cultivation 
Weekend Workshop  Sebastopol CA.
Charmoon Richardson and Mia Maltz (studied with Paul Stamets) $175 (or $100 
for one day).
MycoDynamic Workshop po box #1088  Forestville CA 95436 make checks to: 
Wild About Mushrooms
For questions, call 707-887-1888, charmoon at sonic.net

  July 10 - Sunday, Daily Acts Sustainability Tour  Sonoma County 
CA  9:30am - 3:30pm.
$35 /$25 for daily acts members*, registration  required.
Tour Occidental Arts & Ecology Center (OAEC),Oceansong and Straw bale home
Marty Falkenstien  Sustainability Tours Director  Daily Acts (707) 
869-2565  marty at daily-acts.org  www.daily-acts.org

July 11 - Aug 5, 2005 Permaculture and Water in Arid Regions with Guest 
Speaker John Todd. Prescott Arizona : Tuition - $1,500
For more information or to register: www.ecosainstitute.org, 
info at ecosainstitute.org or (928)541-1002.

July 18 - August 7 Permaculture Design Course Orcas Island, Washington
A three-week certificate design course on the Bullock's 25 year old 
permaculture homestead
Cost: $1,500/ $250 non-refundable deposit is required for registration
Contact: Samuel Bullock, PO Box 107 Deer Harbor Wa. 98243 360-376-2773
permaculture.sam at gmail.com, bullock_orcas at hotmail.com 

July 23th and 24th 10:00 - 5:00 Earthen Plaster & Natural Finishes Workshop 
at  the Institute of Noetic Sciences , Petuluma CA
Instructors: Penny Livingston-Stark and Janine Björnson Course fee: $150, 
overnight camping
Come and learn to create fine earthen finishes in plaster and paint in this 
hands on workshop
Download the registration form at www.permacultureinstitute.com/ and return 
it with a check made payable to RDI to:
Regenerative Design InstituteP.O. Box 341Point Reyes Station, CA 94956 
415·663·9090 orinfo at permacultureinstutute.com

August 1-7,Sustainable Living 7-Day Intensive ,Lyle Center for Regenerative 
Studies, CalPoly Pomona, Pomona, CA
We are proud to partner for a second year with the John T. Lyle Center for 
Regenerative Studies (LCRS) for an intensive 7-day workshop series 
spotlighting essential topics in sustainable and regenerative living. The 
LCRS, located on a breezy hilltop at California State University, Pomona, 
boasts plentiful gardens, aquaculture ponds, solar panels and examples of 
passive solar design.... Choose individual classes, or sign up for all 7 
days at a savings of $65.
Contact: sli at solarliving.org or 707-744-2017, 

Aug 5-7 Permaculture Southern Summer Gathering Celo North Carolina
Rhea Ormond 828-682-1630 rheaormond at excite.com

August 12-October 2 Internship in Ecovillage Living and Permaculture Design 
Earthaven Ecovillage NC $2400
This 8-week internship includes the 8-day Permaculture Fundamentals and the 
8-day Permaculture Practicum as well as the following weekend programs: 
Earthaven Experience, Edible and Medicinal Plants, Starting an Ecovillage, 
Earthen Plaster and Paints, and Ecovillage Planning and Design. Between 
weekend programs, interns are provided with the opportunity to explore many 
aspects of life in a developing ecovillage through hands-on work experience 
which also serves to ground their permaculture training.
Contact Earthaven Learning Center:(866) 666-9935 1025 Camp Elliot Rd, Black 
Mt NC 28711 www.earthavenlearningcenter.org

August 15-22, 2005, Permaculture Teacher Training UC James Reserve, 
Idyllwild, CA
with Michael Kramer, Kat Steele, Scott Horton and Albert Bates
Fee: $750-900 (sliding scale) Contact: (510) 547-7889, 
kat at urbanpermacultureguild,org

August 19-31, PDC AT WORLD STEWARD'S HIGHLAND FARM in Underwood Washington
Toby Hemenway and Jude Hobbs
Located in the heart of the Columbia River Gorge in the inspirational 
complexity of both east and west Cascade ecosystems, Highland Farm is 
dedicated to landscape based education for a sustainable culture.
$1,400 includes local organic farm-fresh meals, covered camping, workshops 
and course materials
Generous Scholarships are available to those interested in doing work exchange.
CONTACT: Details and Registration call Abel Kloster at (503) 358-5890. 
abel at worldsteward.org www.worldsteward.org

August 20- 21 Sat/Sun How to Start a Successful Urban Ecovillage with Diana 
Christian at LA Ecovillage
Author: Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools for Starting Ecovillages 
/Intentional Communities /editor "Communities Magazine"
For the two day workshop, you'll want to be serious about starting a community
Contact Lois Arkin crsp at igc.org www.ic.org/laev/

Aug 22- 28 Slide Show and Speaking Tour with Diana Christian Author: 
Creating a Life Together: Practical Tools for Starting Ecovillages editor 
"Communities Magazine"
Public Talks with Diana Leafe Christian
FRI Aug 19 7:30 7:30 pm: Public talk and overview $15 LA Ecovillage 117 
Bimini Pl. LA 90004 Lois Arkin crsp at igc.org 213/738-1254 crsp at igc.org
TUES Aug 23 ldylwild , 7:30 pm Idyllwild Park Nature Center auditorium, 
25225 Hwy. 243, Idyllwild, CA 92549 "Scott Horton" 
<lasemillabesada at hotmail.com> phone 951-659-5362
WED Aug 24 7pm Ojai Kent Hall Help of Ojai 111 W Santa Ana St 
sbpcnet at silcom.com 805-962-2571
THUR Aug 25 7pm Santa Barbara Downtown Library sbpcnet at silcom.com 805-962-2571
FRI Aug 26 7pm San Luis Obispo Downtown Library hopedance at aol.com
SAT Aug 27 Santa Cruz (?) SUN Aug 28 Oakland/Berkeley(?)
For updates contact Santa Barbara Permaculture Network sbpcnet at silcom.com, 

AUGUST 20-SEPTEMBER 4, 2005 Permaculture Design Course in San Jancinto 
Mountains in Idyllwild , CA
Cost for the two-week course is $1,400, with a discount to $1,200 if paid 
before July 1
With Albert Bates of the Farm Scott Horton , Kat Steele, Diana Christian 
and other guests
The cost includes all instruction, dormitory lodging or camping space, 
three vegetarian/vegan meals a day and course notebook.
For more info Scott Horton (951) 659-5362, LaSemillaBesada at hotmail.com or 
Kat Steele (510) 547-7889, kat at steelemoon.com.

Aug 22-Sept 3 19th Permaculture Design Course Colorado Rocky Mountains, 
Basalt CO 7,200 ft
Jerome Osentntowiski, John Criukshank, Becky Elder
Cost $1100 includes meals and camping
Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute PO box 631, Basalt CO 81621 
970-927-4158 www.crmpi.org
jerome at crimpi.org

Sept 9-11, 16-18 Oct 21-23, 28-30, Nov 11-13, 19-21, 2005, Weekends ,Urban 
Permaculture Design Course, Alameda Point Collaborative Community. CA
with Christopher Shein, Kat Steele, Nik Bertulis, Scott Horton, Babak 
Tondre, Rain Geesler, Debbie Collins and many more local guest presenters...
Fee: $700-$900 (Sliding Scale) Contact: (510) 547-7889 

Sept 10 - 11, 2005. 13th National Permaculture Convergence and 10th Annual 
conference for Nepal
Govinda Sharma Nepal Permaculture Group (NPG) Po Box 8132, Kathmandu Nepal 
npg at earthcare.wlink.com.np

Sept 26-30 Cob Building Intensive Orella Ranch , Gaviota Coast Santa Barbara CA
Instructor Sasha Rabin Cost $695
Contact: sli at solarliving.org or 707-744-2017, 

September 19th - October lst, 2005 .PDC Melbourne University, Australia 
It was asked "What will they teach?"... they answered &. "We will labour to 
teach them to 'paint new landscapes on the clouds of tomorrow's skies.'
Ph: 61 (0)3 6445 0945 Fax: 61 (0)3 6445 0944 Email: sales at tagari.com.au 

September 24-25 Permaculture and the Ancient Forest Opal Creek Ancient 
Forest Center Washington
Join us and instructor Marisha Auerbach for a weekend in the forest.
Participants will depart from this workshop with a greater understanding of 
how natural systems like the ancient forest can provide sustainable 
solutions applicable to urban and rural areas.
For more information or to register, check out the Opal Creek website at 

September 17-29, 2005 The Call of the Hummingbird Bioregional, Alto 
Paraiso, Chapada dos Veadeiros, Brazil
Contact www.ochamado.org

Oct 5-19, 2005, Permaculture Design Course, Kalimpong, India
with Rico Zook and Kat Steele and local teachers
Fee: $450-650 (sliding scale) Airfare to India not included Contact: (505) 

October 9-16, Basics of Building with COB, Cuyama Learning Center in the 
Santa Barbara Backcountry
Betty Seaman from the Cob Cottage Company and co-founder of Spirit Pine Ranch
$760 (This basic fee includes tuition, materials, three vegetarian meals 
daily and camping. Discounts apply for early registration

Cob Cottage Company, Box 123, Cottage Grove, OR 97424, Phone (541) 
942-2005, FAX (541) 942-3021. The best time to call is Tuesday, Thursday, 
or Friday between 10:00 AM and 5:00 PM www.cobcottage.com

Nov 16-26, 2005, Permaculture Design Course, Sikkum, India
with Rico Zook and Kat Steele and local teachers
Fee: $450-650 (sliding scale) Airfare to India not included Contact: (505) 

November 27 - December 11 13th annual Permaculture Design Course Lost 
Valley, Oregon
Instructed by Rick Valley, Jude Hobbs, & Marisha Auerbach
For More Information, or to register, call: (541)937-3351, ext.112 
or  http://www.lostvalley.org/

May 2007 International Permaculture Convergence, Conference Brazil
More info. and Website as details get organized

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