Harvest Fest Classes

Spring 2019 Sustainable Living Courses

The Campus Center for Appropriate Technology (CCAT) is pleased to offer these courses in sustainable living through the Special listings: Sustainability Classes . HSU STUDENTS: Register online HERE COST: All CCAT classes are free to HSU students. COMMUNITY MEMBERS: Register Online HERE 

ENST 123: INTRODUCTION TO HERBALISM

Herbs

This course is designed to provide a brief introduction to herbalism and various ways of healing with medicinal plants.

By the end of the session, students will have had the opportunity to taste, see, smell and learn about some of the most commonly used herbs and how to incorporate them into daily life for overall health and well-being. Each class will include hands on herbal medicine making so students can learn various methods, tips and techniques to make herbal preparations with samples to go home.

Date .......... Tuesday, Febuary 11 - April 25

Time .......... 3:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

Location .......... HSU Campus: CCAT

Instructor .......... Jasmine Zenderland

Class # 22316

Course .......... Register Online Here 

 

ENST 123: GREEN BUILDING

Cob Creation         Natural Building Class

This course is intended to create a foundation that enables the student to successfully exercise and potentially adopt natural patterns of building and construction. In addition, students will explore alternative methods of sustainable residential design.

Each student will build and work with natural materials (including, but not limited to - cob, super adobe, natural paint, and hempcrete), gain a working knowledge of what constitutes Net Zero Energy housing and explore how to build it.

This course includes field trip opportunities.

Date .......... Thrusday,  Febuary 11 - April 25

Time .......... 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM

Location .......... HSU Campus: CCAT

Instructor .......... Ben Nguyen

 Class # 22314

Course .......... Register Online Here 

 

ENST 123: FOUNDATIONS FOR ORGANIC GARDENING

Learning about Compost!   gardenlogs  

This course is intended to create a foundation that enables each student to successfully plan, plant and harvest an organic garden of their own. Once the basic skills are acquired, growing our own food is one of the most empowering things we can do. It is simultaneously a way to save money, eat healthy, create community and live sustainably.

Date .......... MondayFebuary 11 - April 25

Time .......... 12:00 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

Location .......... HSU Campus: CCAT

Instructor .......... Natalie Rynne

Class Number # 22317

Course .......... Register Online Here 


ENST 123: URBAN HOMESTEADING

Bee Keeping Class Tule Fog Farm Tour

This course will explore various components of an urban homesteading system that can be implemented in any situation. It will provide a hands-on approach in which students will have the opportunity to hone, develop, and share skills that they already have or are interested in learning, as well as be exposed to new skills that will be shared by other students.

Date .......... WednesdayFebuary 11 - April 25

Time .......... 3:00 p.m. - 4:50 p.m.

Location .......... HSU Campus: CCAT

Instructor .......... Shanti Belaustegui

Class Number:# 22315

Course .......... Register Online Here