This was forwarded to me by Teresa from SLO Permaculture. She is inviting us to this event and it sounds awesome. Hope to see you there!
Hello Permaculture Guild,
Reminder: Garden Permablitz Workshop next Sunday, August 3rd
You are all invited!!! See attached flyer.
FREE COMMUNITY WORKSHOP – Permaculture Gardening
9 am – 2 pm Sunday, August 3rd 2014
SLO Creek Farms – 6455 Monte Rd. San Luis Obispo, CA
Located off San Luis Bay Drive on Highway 101
Come to a free, half-day workshop to learn about and practice gardening using Permaculture principles and techniques! Permaculture is a design methodology for creating living spaces and food systems based on holistic, ecological principles. Techniques demonstrated and topics discussed will include Hugelkultur berms, cover cropping, planting in guilds, and various mulching techniques. You’ll have a chance to get your hands dirty as renovate the SLO Creek Farms’ permaculture garden.
Participants should arrive at 9 am. Parking is located at the site near San Luis Bay Drive and Highway 101. Please bring chairs, shovels, gloves, hats, and water and wear closed toe shoes and pants. We will break the workshop at noon to enjoy a potluck lunch before finishing the project by 2pm. Please bring a potluck dish to share!
Dessert will be served after the workshop at Bellevue Santa Fe Charter School, on San Luis Bay Drive on the way to See Canyon, where you can see the installation of a beautiful permaculture school garden including a giraffe topiary that overlooks the compost bins!
For more information about the course schedule, cost, and how to register, visit www.slopermaculture.net, ‘Like’ us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/SLOPermacultureGuild) or call Jim at (805) 239 – 0147.