Monthly Archives: May 2014

DIY Solar Hot Water Workshop June 7

(From Joshua Lambert) Spring Creek Homesteading Fund is hosting a “Building a Solar Hot Water Heater” workshop on Saturday, June 7 from 9:30 am – 1:30 pm at 156 West Hamilton Ave, State College, PA. Instructor Johan Zwart will demonstrate … Continue reading

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Steady State College – May 26, 2014 Edition

The May 26 edition of Steady State College has gone to the printer, but will not be published online. Contents include the calendar of events, reports on Friends & Farmers Cooperative, the Penn State Student Farm and Sustainable Food Systems minor, Centre Region … Continue reading

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Master Gardener Plant Sale and Presentations – Saturday

Just a reminder that the Penn State Extension Master Gardeners of Centre County Plant Sale is this coming Saturday, May 17, at the Ag Progress Days Site in Pennsylvania Furnace. Workshops include: 10 a.m. – Fruit Tree Basics with Robert … Continue reading

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Steady State College – May 12, 2014 Edition

The May 12 edition of Steady State College has gone to the printer, but will not be published online. Contents include the calendar of events, reports on Happy Valley Timebank, community gardening, Fossil Free PSU student organizing, CITY-GREEN community organizing, and the ongoing … Continue reading

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Reminder: Backyard Chicken Workshop Saturday & Other Meetings This Week

PSU STUDENT FARM (From Leslie Pillen, Student Farm Design Coordinator) May 7 – Student Farm Vision Meeting Wednesday, May 7, 4:30 – 6:00 p.m. at the Bennett Pierce Living Center, 110 Henderson – Student input needed! Come take a study break, enjoy … Continue reading

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CITY-GREEN Update – May 4, 2014

Click over to CITY-GREEN’s website for more details – including participant list and list of ideas pitched. CITY-GREEN – the Mid-State Community Advisory Group on Sustainable Energy – had its first meeting on April 29 at New Leaf Initiative…CITY-GREEN’s first specific … Continue reading

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