Online Learning Overview

Longing for the skills needed to achieve a more just and sustainable world for all?

Hungry to grow, work, and journey with others in community?

Thinking of moving to Earthaven or another intentional community and want to know more?

 

Experience a deeper connection to place and self! If you can’t come to us, let’s make a date online.

Online Workshops – ranging from one to seven sessions led by an instructor in real time. Some workshop recordings are also available.

Live Virtual Tours – an interactive journey through Earthaven Ecovillage with a community member as your guide. The tour includes a slideshow presentation followed by Q&A. 

Integrated Living Podcast – audio recordings hosted by Earthaven community members, featuring interviews about different aspects of integrated living and community. [FREE]

SOIL Compositions – essays, interviews, articles, and stories that introduce the wide range of philosophies, wisdom, and teachings that have influenced us. [FREE]

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Upcoming Online Offerings

Decolonizing Permaculture Teaching Team

Decolonizing Permaculture Information Session

Recording available now
FREE!

Curious about our Decolonizing Permaculture workshop?

This session is designed for anyone interested in our five-part Decolonizing Permaculture workshop. We’ll go over the workshop curriculum, discuss the background of the instructors, answer questions, and have a discussion. 

Slide from virtual tour of Earthaven Ecovillage

Virtual Ecovillage Tour

Wednesday, May 12
2 – 4 pm

There’s nothing like experiencing ecovillage life first-hand, but taking a virtual tour of Earthaven is a close second! The tour highlights ways in which Earthaven is striving to be a holistic, sustainable culture. You will get a glimpse of what has worked through time and also hear about what has been challenging.

Amakiasu Turpin-Howze, Tyson Sampson, Lee Warren

Decolonizing Permaculture

Saturdays, May 22 – June 19
11 am – 1 pm

Join us on this exploration of the celebrations and challenges of permaculture as seen through the lens of three “marginalized” voices. Amakiasu Turpin-Howze, Tyson Sampson, and Lee Warren explore how the concepts of colonization, power-over, and dominator thinking have pervaded modern culture and offer suggestions about how to move towards a more holistic, equitable, integrated, and life-centered mindset.

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Slide from virtual tour of Earthaven Ecovillage

Virtual Ecovillage Tour

Wednesday, June 2
7 – 9 pm

There’s nothing like experiencing ecovillage life first-hand, but taking a virtual tour of Earthaven is a close second! The tour highlights ways in which Earthaven is striving to be a holistic, sustainable culture. You will get a glimpse of what has worked through time and also hear about what has been challenging.

Women's circle at Earthaven Ecovillage

Red Tent Facilitation Training

Saturday, June 5, 1 – 5 pm
Saturday, Sept. 18, 1 – 5 pm
Saturday, Dec. 4, 1 – 5 pm

The Red Tent is a multi-generational woman-only space where women can honor the cycles of our lives. Learn how to offer Red Tent Circles and have more structure for your own personal practice. Join Earthaven Red Tent founder and community Priestess Kaitlin Ilya Wolf in the Red Tent.
Green-built house with gardens and solar hot water

Place-Based Living at Earthaven

Saturday, June 26, 3 – 5 pm
Friday, Oct. 1, 3 – 5 pm
Recording available now

Visitors to Earthaven Ecovillage are often surprised that we are not yet fully sustainable or 100% self-sufficient. In this online workshop, sustainability expert and Earthaven member Lee Warren helps define the context and describe our journey of moving from a consumer culture to a land-based, place-based life.

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Mollie, Kimchi, and Lee with Kimchi's end-of-life documents

End of Life Planning & Paperwork

Fridays, July 9 & 16, 2 – 6 pm
Fridays, Sept. 10 & 17, 2 – 6 pm
Fridays, Nov. 12 & 19, 2 – 6 pm

Honor your life and your loved ones by preparing for your death. This two-day workshop with Lee Warren explores death literacy and provides an overview of the entire spectrum of end of life paperwork with a core focus on the Five Wishes. Join us for this sacred opportunity to contemplate your end of life intentions.

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Two women caring for a baby

People Care at Earthaven

Sunday, July 11, 3 – 5 pm
Sunday, Nov. 14, 2 – 4 pm

Culture at Earthaven Ecovillage is both intentionally and organically created based on both the people who come together and the purpose they hold dear. Lee Warren exposes the invisible infrastructure that binds us to each other, to the land, and to the ecovillage project.

Group talking in a circle

Relational Leadership

Saturday, July 24, 3 – 5 pm
Sunday, Sept. 12, 3 – 5 pm

Being a strong, powerful, and brave leader means pioneering new ways of building teams. Gone are the days of the purely hierarchical structure. In its place are emerging collaborative, equitable, inclusive, trust-based, and mutually beneficial models of relating. Join Lee Warren in this overview of a new paradigm approach to team building and organizational success.

LEAPs - Earthaven's alternative currency

Village Economics at Earthaven

Thursday, Aug. 5, 7 – 9 pm
Friday, Dec. 3, 7 – 9 pm

A viable economy is a key component to the success of all Ecovillage and residential community projects. Earthaven looks towards a more elegant, fair-share design for economics which includes such things as right livelihood, living wages, sustainability, cooperation, and village well-being. Join Lee Warren in envisioning a new story about time, money, and wealth.

Spring chickens at Gateway Farm at Earthaven Ecovillage

Regenerative Agriculture

Saturday, Aug. 7, 4 – 6 pm
Saturday, Dec. 11, 4 – 6 pm

The problems created by industrial agriculture are many fold and ever increasing. Join Lee Warren in exploring industrial vs. sustainable food system models, principles of ecologically based agriculture, current farming buzzwords (resilient, organic, sustainable, etc.), and tips for a more regenerative food future. Discover how we are implementing some of these systems at Earthaven.

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