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Category: Kids & Family

Natural Building and Passive Solar Design

Friday, September 14 2018

Sonoran Permaculture

Location: The Sonoran Permaculture Guild Office and Classroom Site
Time: 9:00 AM to 3:30 PM

This workshop includes hands on work with straw bales, adobe blocks, cob, and plasters. We’ll do hands on building of small structures like benches and walls – projects that you can easily do at your own place to create beautiful outdoor spaces. After this hands on work in the morning we will cover the building codes related to these materials used in larger projects. We will also cover retrofit of existing homes and yards and demonstrate the main principles of good passive solar design.    

Location: The Sonoran Permaculture Guild Office and Classroom site, one and a half miles north of downtown Tucson  – Time: 9AM to 3:30 PM – Cost: $69 – includes step by step how to class handouts. Class size is limited to 12 participants – Taught by SPG Lead Teacher Dan Dorsey.

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