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Informal Work Party!

Sunday, Jan 13, 11 am
1801 Moss st Eugene, OR

Tomorrow we will have a few people gathered at 1801 Moss street to tour the property and brainstorm the organization's future projects. Don't hesitate to stop by! We're happy to talk about sustainability with anyone with an ear to spare!

We hope to see you there!

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Winter Term Kickoff Meeting!

Tuesday, Jan 22, 5:15 pm
Lawrence Hall: Outside the Design Library

In an effort to welcome everyone back from the break, CASL will have the first meeting of the term this coming Tuesday! We hope to develop a plan-of-attack for both Winter and Spring term while also meet some new friends who've joined the team. If you're curious about sustainable design, sustainable living, experimental gardening, and much more, stop by our meeting at the top of the main stairs in Lawrence at 5:15pm!

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Happy Holidays from CASL!

We wish everyone a "happy holiday break!" Fall term has gone by very quickly but we've done a lot to restore the CASL house and put ourselves in a good position for next term. 

Be on the lookout for information about our work parties and weekly meetings as the break comes to an end. During Winter term we will be building new compost bins! We encourage everyone to stop by 1801 Moss St to see the CASL house and Grove garden, also start brainstorming ideas to make the property more...

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Sunday Work Party!

Saturday, Nov 17, 11 am
1801 Moss st Eugene, OR

Come join us over at CASL and help as we clean the property. By establishing a clean slate we can make real change to develop CASL as the hub of sustainability it was always meant to be! Bring your friends and spread the word.

You can join us this Sunday from 11am to 2pm over at the CASL house (1801 Moss St.)

We hope to see you there!

This event does not require an RSVP.

Kick-off Meeting

Monday, Jan 22, 5:15 pm
LA 279

Come out and enjoy some delicious pizza with friends at the CASL House! 

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Bike to Permaculture Tour

Saturday, May 27, 1 pm
212 Benjamin St.

Bike to and tour local community member and permaculture enthusiast, Jan Spencer's home!

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Neighborhood Tour

Saturday, Feb 10, 12 pm
University Street

Tour sustainable homes on a University Street neighborhood

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Tour of Professor's Property

Saturday, May 13, 10 am
2755 Potter Street

Passive Strategies Tour of a landscape professor's property

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Limited spaces available

Sustainability Midterm Review

Wednesday, May 10, 5:30 pm
Lawrence Hall Rm. 278

Bring your studio midterm project and learn how to make it more sustainable from faculty and peer feedback!

Food will be provided!

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First Spring Work Party

Saturday, Apr 8, 10 am
1801 Moss Street

Scope out what needs to be done inside and outside the house

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CASL General Meeting

Wednesday, May 24, 5:15 pm
Lawrence Hall Rm. 286

Discuss update on house projects, recruitment, outreach and plans for coming work party

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CASL Work Party

Saturday, Jun 3, 10 am
1801 Moss Street

Scoping out what has to be done, ADA Bathroom, Clean-Up from Spring Break, ADA Ramp railing, Outdoor landscaping, pruning, coordination with Community Grove next door

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Spring Kickoff Meeting

Wednesday, Apr 12, 12 pm
Lawrence Hall

Free Pizza will be provided!

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General Meeting

Wednesday, Mar 22, 5:15 pm
Lawrence Hall rm. 286

Weekly meetings for updates and upcoming events!

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17th Annual Advanced Permaculture Course in Teaching

Aug 1 - Aug 8
Wilson Creek Gardens (Wilson Creek Rd, Cottage Grove, OR)

In this dynamic and interactive course, you will learn significant teaching techniques to communicate Permaculture principles and strategies in a wide variety of settings. This Teacher Training unfolds as a design methodology and advocates the Permaculture Design Course Curriculum. Our goal is to encourage and inspire your unique strengths and talents by demonstrating diverse teaching modalities such as lecture, facilitating class discussions, storytelling, utilizing visual aids and...

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Limited spaces available

Permaculture Talk - Jan Spencer

Wednesday, Mar 1, 5:15 pm
Lawrence Hall Rm. 286

Jan Spencer is a local community member, social and environmental activist and advocate for green culture and economy. He has been transforming his property into a permaculture landscape for over 15 years, demonstrating a solution to suburbia that thrives on home grown food. 

Jan is very interested on convergence of economics, permaculture, human potential, urban land use, care for the environment and social uplift. He has traveled to over 30 countries on four continents and...

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Winter 2017 Kickoff Meeting

Wednesday, Jan 25, 12 pm
Lawrence Hall rm. 278

Welcome back CASL enthusiasts! 

Please come to our Winter Kickoff Meeting to learn more about what CASL's plans are this quarter! FREE PIZZA will be provided!

CASL stands for the Center for the Advancement of Sustainable Living.  Located at 1801 Moss Street, CASL team has been retrofitting a 1920's bungalow into a passive house certified residence. When construction is complete, the House will operate as a state-of-the-art demonstration home for low-impact living near...

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Passive Design Strategy Talk and Tour

Saturday, Feb 18, 10 am
Lawrence Hall

Whitey Lueck teaches Trees Across Oregon (LA 196) and The Nature of Eugene (LA 410/510) and regularly leads campus tree tours.  He graduated summa cum laude from Pennsylvania State University with a degree in ornamental horticulture, then worked for three years as a horticulturist and landscape designer with municipal parks departments in Sweden, France, and Switzerland.  After his return to the U.S., he completed a Masters in botany and forest ecology at Oregon State...

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Jan Spencer Talk and Tour

Saturday, Mar 4, 1 pm
212 Benjamin St. Eugene, OR. 97403

Jan Spencer is a local community member, social and environmental activist and advocate for green culture and economy. He has been transforming his property into a permaculture landscape for over 15 years, demonstrating a solution to suburbia that thrives on home grown food. 

Jan is very interested on convergence of economics, permaculture, human potential, urban land use, care for the environment and social uplift. He has traveled to over 30 countries on four continents and...

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