Our team has been busy putting together a busy 8 days for the permaculture students that will be joining us on the 13th for 8 days of hands on learning in the Introduction to Permaculture 2012 Course. The schedule shows 8 full days from 8 in the morning until 6 in the evening. Plus group dinners and educational movie nights. On Saturday the 15th and Tuesday the 18th we will be opening the course up to the public to join us fro 2 community learning sessions. On Saturday we will be learning about banana circles, and on Tuesday, we will be learning about chinampas. Please come up and join us! Drop in sessions are $40 and include Dinner on Saturday and Lunch on Tuesday. On Sunday we will have the afternoon off to float the river, enjoy some Yoga, and grill on the riverside patio. At the end of the course, we plan to welcome the light by celebrating the winter solstice with a pig roast in a pit, music, and celebration.