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501(c)(3) Board meeting (tentative) feb 28th, 2017, 2pm
Community meeting March 8th, 2017, noon
Farm/garden/greenhouse group meeting (tba)
Stay tuned for spring time bike shop and garden workshops!
Come with ideas to share: There are many opportunities for people in the Detroit area to get involved.Jump into a project we are already doing, or pitch your idea to us!
For the love of community: We come from different backgrounds, and want to spread our wings even further, but it all comes back to the love we have for our neighborhood.
Pay us a visit: We have already had help from Canada, Germany, and Seattle, and are looking to increase our network of friends, allies, and volunteers.
WINTER FORTRESS (INSULATION INSTALLMENT) CHOP WOOD/CARRY WATER /MANY HANDS MAKE LIGHT WORKWinter in the D can be cold! Even a warm winter like this one has it's challenges. Here are a few ways we keep warm:
Making your house energy efficient
Energy-saving measures...Hanging plastic and blankets or flat sheets,
Reducing Air Infiltration by caulking and weather stripping, keeping heat in and cold out
Wood as fuel (a reliable, renewable home-heating fuel)
felling, bucking, splitting and stacking properly
Sourcing wood from dead, or dying trees.
Maintaining Tools and techniques for harvesting wood (felling a tree and pivoting techniques)
Chainsaw and axe repair and maintenance
Building custom wood burning stoves for each homes' needs