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September 2013

Sharpen Your Chisels, Sharpen Your Skills

Join us for a very special fall event at Buckhorn Springs Retreat Center (  We will be building this beautiful, six-sided timber-frame garden pavilion- guaranteed to be a woodworker’s skill builder!  Novices…don’t worry- you will receive gentle step-by-step instruction.

There is still room in this special event where we will stay together in nature at Buckhorn Springs Retreat Center and share three delicious, organic meals designed for hard working natural builders.  To celebrate our flagship collaboration between EcoNest and Buckhorn Springs we are offering a very special rate for the 16-day intensive. Your registration of $1895 will include lodging and meals. This represents a savings of 55%! Reserve your place at or call us at 541.488.9508.  Buckhorn Springs is also offering discounted lodging rates for all other Fall EcoNest courses. For further information about lodging options contact Bruce or Leslie at Buckhorn Springs 425.246.018

Buckhorn Springs:

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Project Model:

Garden Viewing Pavilion2


Robert will be speaking at the Northwest Eco Builder’s Guild annual retreat Oct 18-20.  He will be giving a talk entitled “Set Yourself Up for Success”.  For more information go to:

Paula will be speaking at the 2013 International Chronic Disease Conference in Seattle on Sept. 7th. Her talk is entitled Health Consequences of Standard American Production Housing. For more information, call 425.818.5203 or email  To purchase tickets, go to .

Read Paula’s latest Mother Earth News blog on The Bedroom Sanctuary