The Learning Council Blog

Harvest Moon Dinner

The Learning Council served over 100 people at Harvest Moon Dinner, a farm to table feast at Edesia Community Kitchen on October 4, 2017.

Celebration of National Public Lands Day

The Learning Council was glad to team up with the Paonia Ranger District, The Nature Connection, The Western Slope Conservation Center, Interpretive Association of Western Colorado, BLM, Conservation Legacy, Americorps and Recreational Resource Management to participate in the Celebration of National Public Lands Day at beautiful Lost Lake.

Festival of Courage

Peace and Plenty Farm hosted the Festival of Courage for North Fork School of Integrated Studies families and community members to celebrate this bountiful time of year, the power of the sun, and to gather strength to move forward to the dark time of year.

Cultivating Heirloom Grain

The Learning Council and VOGA teamed up to offer a class on cultivating heirloom grain, at Thistle Whistle Farm in Hotchkiss.

Mushroom Cultivation Class

The Mushroom Cultivation class at the CommUnity garden was a great success. Niki Carpenter led the enthusiastic group in building beds for King Stropharia to grow and bring health to marginal soil.