Indigenous Voices Panel

Sweetwater will open the panel with a 30 minute talk on Decolonizing our Activism To heal from historical trauma, you must first understand how colonization has impacted indigenous people. By acknowledging our collective past…

Continue Reading Indigenous Voices Panel

Emotional Literacy & Reading Human Landscapes

Are you emotionally intelligent? Do you know what is going on inside yourself and others? Can you ‘read’ human landscapes like you read land systems? The dominant culture has not supported us in being…

Continue Reading Emotional Literacy & Reading Human Landscapes

Processing Wild Harvested Clay

We will learn how to process clay sourced from the earth beneath Little Lake Valley, making it usable for medicine, ceramic or building material Attendees of this workshop will be getting their hands dirty!…

Continue Reading Processing Wild Harvested Clay

Pollinating the Permaculture Paradigm: Blooming Biodiversity’s Global Permaculture Journey

Bloom and Anahata have travelled globally with their organization, the Blooming Biodiversity Permaculture network, living at and visiting a rich diversity of Eco-villages, intentional communities, indigenous farms, and Permaculture projects. Bloom and Anahata have…

Continue Reading Pollinating the Permaculture Paradigm: Blooming Biodiversity’s Global Permaculture Journey

Empowerment and Enlightenment in Disasters

Practical survival skills and knowledge for when the grid goes down. Community and personal resilience begins with you. Be prepared for when the lights go out and the grid goes down. Practical, educational and…

Continue Reading Empowerment and Enlightenment in Disasters

How is Blockchain Driving Regenerative Solutions?

Join a vibrant discussion about how blockchain technologies are empowering whole systems economy, governance and more. What is blockchain? Is it a key driver for rapid, scaled change? Why? What can we learn from…

Continue Reading How is Blockchain Driving Regenerative Solutions?

After the Fires: The power of community in disaster response, recovery and rebuilding

In an era of climate disruption and devastating weather events, the 2017 Northern California wildfires were the costliest and most deadly in state history. Northern California is also home to a strong, vibrant grassroots…

Continue Reading After the Fires: The power of community in disaster response, recovery and rebuilding

Regenerative Technologies Interactive Showcase

Join us for an interactive discussion and demonstration of multiple regenerative technologies including alcohol distilled from waste or low cost local sources; harvesting, storing and efficiently transforming thermal energy into electricity; and showing how…

Continue Reading Regenerative Technologies Interactive Showcase

Return of the village: Tao of Sustaining Self and Community is a feedback loop.

Recognize and implement sustainable models through evaluative measure from systems theory to shift the paradigm. Regenerative and collaborative Leadership as a means to support full purpose realization for all participants of a system. What…

Continue Reading Return of the village: Tao of Sustaining Self and Community is a feedback loop.

Social Permaculture Playshop: Clowning Theory and Praxis for Earth Activists

Let's play: tap into the wisdom of your body as a force for activist self-care and cultural critique. You’ve heard that these times are dire and urgent, right? So isn’t it time we had…

Continue Reading Social Permaculture Playshop: Clowning Theory and Praxis for Earth Activists

Access to Water, Access to Life

A social, ecological and human rights perspective exploring themes such as environmental racism, social and environmental justice, landscape resiliency, and overall repair of the water cycle in today's climate as it relates to water.…

Continue Reading Access to Water, Access to Life