A place where people can network ,share ideas,gain skill sets and build community.  Throughout Western Maine there are organizations and communities focusing on solutions for environmental, economic or social change. This meetup  offers local potlucks, garden tours, workshops/skill shares, discussion groups and a place to share and find resources .

Permaculture is a holistic approach to creating solutions for resilient and economically just social systems which have the diversity, stability and resilience of 'natural' systems.

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Skill Building, Social Gatherings, Healthy Living

  • August 24 · 5:30 PM

    Season Extension Basics

    2 Community Members

    Want to  extend your harvest in the fall/ winter months? Join David Homa, for demonstrations on how to build various season extension structures and a discussion on... Learn more
  • August 24 · 1:00 PM

    WORK PARTY Community Food Forest

    4 Community Members

    The Alan Day Community Garden Food Forest is well under way with dozens of fruit and nut trees planted, as well as comfrey, blueberries and strawberries. We have created... Learn more
  • August 8 · 8:00 AM

    Scything and How to build a PV Solar Array

    20 Community Members

    Scything 8am to 11am Come learn from an old timer, Jesse Cottingham. He will set you up with a scythe and get you mowing grass in no time. Goodbye noise and gasoline,... Learn more
  • July 19 · 10:00 AM

    Water in the Landscape

    5 Community Members | 5.00

    Join David Homa for a discussion and site walk that cover water in the Permaculture Landscape.  Capturing... Storing water with ponds, swales, rain barrels, and soil... Learn more
  • July 12 · 9:30 AM

    Propagation workshop- Rooting summer cuttings

    6 Community Members

    Come to Sweden, Maine to join Jesse Stevens and Steve Effner for a workshop on propagating plants from summer cuttings. Many herbaceous and woody plants can be... Learn more
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  • David Homa founded Lakes Region & Western Foothills Permaculture

    on February 22

 

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Founded Feb 22, 2013

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I started the group because there wasn't any other type of group like this. I've met some great folks in the group who have become close friends and have also met some amazing business owners.

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