2014 Education, Seminars, Training and Workshops

Photo of Cob Oven BuildingSo much to learn, so little time! Make the most of your summer by participating in an event at Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage.

The members of Dancing Rabbit are passionate about sharing the skills gained while crafting our homes and our lives here. The following events are all held at DR, and presented by members of the Ecovillage.

Check back for more events and updates as information becomes available. See also our calendar of events. We look forward to seeing you soon!


The Milkweed Mercantile Sustainability Seminars
Each seminar focuses on a different aspect of sustainability (Renewable Energy, Raising Animals, Compassionate Communication, Natural Building, Permaculture, Herbal Remedies, Green Business, and more!  All Milkweed Seminars begin with dinner at the Milkweed Mercantile on Friday evening with a member of Dancing Rabbit. More information here.

Fearless Canning with DR member Alline Anderson
We are offering five different Saturday sessions: May 17, July 19, August 16, August 30, October 18.
All seminars run from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m, and include coffee, tea and lunch. More information here.

Ecovillage Education US: Starting a Residential Intentional Community 
During this course, we focus on the trials and successes of beginning an intentional community. A look at leadership, economics, decision-making, conflict, membership, recruitment, mission and legal structures. July 26th – August 1st, 2014. Led by: Alyson Ewald, Laird Schaub, & Ma’ikwe Ludwig. More information here.

Ecovillage Education US: Encountering Climate Change Retreat
Climate change is upon us, and many of us are struggling to take in this new reality.  Join us for a weekend of exploring, processing, grieving and hope finding on August 22nd – 24th, 2014. Hosted by: Ma’ikwe Ludwig, Alyson Ewald, Danielle Williams, & Joan Shagbark. More information here.