Permaculture

Sustainable Austin - Helping Things Grow in Your Own Back Yard

Date: 
Sat, 04/12/2014 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

The hunt for sustainable food continues in week III of The Ultimate Scavenger Hunt for the Sustainable Egg. Are you ready to start growing food in your backyard?  Learn about zero waste, compost, and community gardens.

Join Heather-Nicole Hoffman of Compost Coalition, and the librarians at Windsor Park Branch.  Learn how to turn compost into food, and make Austin's zero waste goals happen, with a little help from you and your chickens.   Reduce waste and improve your soils, your food and your home. 

Bright Sky Reteaches Four day MEGA-EVENT Permaculture Voices in 99 minutes.

Date: 
Fri, 03/21/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:30pm

Most of the core commonly cited authors of Permaculture Design Course curriculum gathered before the full moon just before spring,  and spoke to an unusually educated and engaged audience.

A sharing of feedback. A sharing of food (yes, we're integrating  potluck. [Pot-luck: a suggestion that gifting food and drinks and stories creates value beyond the initial investment]) A sharing of hearts and music and microbes.

Hear Bright Sky reteach proportionally the input of 27.5 hours of attended talks compressed into 99 minutes. This translate to:

Permaculture Design Course: Two Week Intensive

Date: 
Mon, 06/02/2014 - 9:00am to Sun, 06/15/2014 - 5:00pm

SUMMER 2014 INTENSIVE PERMACULTURE DESIGN CERTIFICATE COURSE SCHEDULE
This Permaculture Design Certificate signifies completion of the 72-hour curriculum set forth by Bill Mollison in “Permaculture: A Designers’ Manual.” This is not a vocational certificate. But the permaculture design skill-set is so practical, and so much needed in today’s world, that you can consider the course a kind of “universal vocational training.”

Habitable Spaces Workshop Series

Date: 
Sat, 03/01/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sun, 03/02/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sat, 03/08/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sun, 03/09/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sat, 03/15/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sun, 03/16/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Habitable Spaces Workshop Series

Earthworks and Rainwater Management:

March 1 -2, 9AM to 5PM

$95 camping and meals included (discount rate for all 3 weekends)

The Latest and Greatest in Rainwater Harvesting

Date: 
Thu, 01/16/2014 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

The Latest and Greatest in Rainwater Harvesting

Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Seed Saving Basics: Creating a Seed-Saving Community

Date: 
Wed, 01/22/2014 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

 

Seed Saving Basics

Permablitz at the Fry House!

Date: 
Sat, 01/18/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sun, 01/19/2014 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Kirby Fry, the initial firestarter for all of the Permablitzes in Central Texas, has graciously accepted a Permablitz at his house!

Urban Permaculture 101

Date: 
Sat, 01/18/2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Sun, 01/19/2014 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

Urban Permaculture 101

Holiday Party and Potluck

Date: 
Fri, 12/06/2013 - 7:00pm to 11:00pm

The Center for Maximum Potential Buildings Systems invites you to our annual holiday celebration and community potluck, with live music provided by Son y No Son

To attend the Green Circle Reception prior to the Holiday Party, donate $250 or more by November 29th.

Friday, December 6, 2013
7-11 PM
8604 FM 969 • Austin, TX

• Potluck: BYO food and/or beverage!

• $5 Suggested donation at the door

• Please RSVP to center@cmpbs.org or 512-928-4786 by November 29

Permablitz at Quilombo Paixao!

Date: 
Sat, 12/14/2013 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Sun, 12/15/2013 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Please come out to actively learn how to build a perennial food garden. Many studies have found that the best way to learn is by doing. You along with many other members of the Central Texas community will be building this system together. It will be a living example for future residents and visitors alike of the permaculture community Quilombo Paixao. Let's do this!

The schedule of this blitz is generally as follows:

Saturday 12/14

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