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Plant Aloha: Water: The Permaculture Way with Tracy Matfin

March 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Free

Plant Aloha Hawaiian Sanctuary
Thursday, March 30th 20179:00am-12:30pm
Water: The Permaculture Way with Tracy Matfin
Come explore, be inspired and learn about sustainable water systems from a permaculture perspective. Applicable Hawaiian as well as other indigenous cultural methodologies will be included along with any social applications.

Plant Aloha Series

Hawaiian Sanctuary is proud to present: Plant Aloha, a FREE educational series of sustainable farming classes. Every Thursday morning, from 9:00am until 12:30pm, with special Saturday monthly offerings, led by local and visiting experts.

The Plant Aloha project is supported, in part, by the County of Hawaii, Research & Development. We are looking for support to complete and enhance this amazing FREE program. Please give what you can.

wade1Plant Aloha begins with a Permaculture Series on Thursday mornings entitled: Growing a Complete Diet with Permaculture Principles: Tropical Subsistence Gardening, with Wade Bauer. Each month, a special free Saturday class will also be held. These classes will feature lectures covering a wide range of agricultural topics, such as Beekeeping, Fungi, Bamboo, Biochar, and more.

Each class starts promptly with a lecture and Q&A before a hands-on farm experience. Come prepared with notepad and writing utensil, closed toed shoes, sun hat, and gloves.

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View the full Plant Aloha Series schedule on our Calendar.

Space is limited, please register by emailing: grow@hawaiiansanctuary.com.

Permaculture Facilitator

Tracy Matfin is an educator turned farmer, mother and permaculture instructor.  She is a founding member of La’akea Community where she has been living and experimenting with social permaculture & sustainability for over ten years. Tracy grew up in the S.F. bay area, CA. She studied environmental science at U.C. Berkeley.


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The Plant Aloha project is supported, in part,
by the County of Hawaii, Research & Development.

Details

Date:
March 30
Time:
9:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Organizer

Tracy Matfin

Venue

Laka Lounge @ Hawaiian Sanctuary
13-3194 Pahoa-Kalapana Rd
Pahoa, HI 96778 United States
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Phone:
(800) 309-8010
Website:
http://hawaiiansanctuary.com