Natural Building Lecture: Plasters and Paints 5/17/11

Natural Building Lecture: Plasters and Paints 5/17/11

Join us this Tuesday (5/17) for a lecture by Merritt College on “Plasters & Paints: Formulas, Techniques, Chemistry, Lime Production, Casein Paint, Pigments, Oils and Simple Ways to use Natural Finishes in an Apartment”. Part of a lecture series by Merritt College’s Natural Building class, you can sign up for the class or sit in… Read more »

Perennial Vegetable Workshop & Plant Sale 4/30/11

Perennial Vegetable Workshop & Plant Sale 4/30/11

Join us this Saturday at the EcoHouse for a lecture and Q & A with Christopher Shein of Wildheart Gardens and Instructor at the Merritt College Landscape Horticulture Program. Learn to select and grow low-maintenance edible plants and how to naturalize annual crops such as lettuce, arugula, chard, and collards by seedsaving. Bring questions about… Read more »

Natural Building Lectures from Merritt at the Ecology Center

Natural Building Lectures from Merritt at the Ecology Center

Join us on Tuesday, March 22 to Tuesday, May 24 for a series of lectures from Merritt College’s Natural Building class. Sign up for the class, or just sit in on the talks! Lectures cover historical and current applications of natural building materials, design techniques for energy-efficient living, and ecological solutions for the built environment… Read more »