All of life holds a dream.
The dream begs to be fulfilled.
At Echo Valley, we welcome
dreamers. We celebrate wonder, simplicity and appreciation. When people
come and explore the offering of Echo Valley – its dream is fulfilled.
Thanks to Jannet Chang for the lovely photos of her family’s visit.
Check out our upcoming
schedule. As always, you are welcome.
Teen Drop In
April 17, 3:00 to 6:00 p.m.
at the Ontario Community Center
This month’s gathering includes hands-on knitting with members of
Ontario’s Knit Wits. The beauty and basics of tai chi will be offered
by Deb Hilt. Lauren West will be offering up a class in vegetarian
sushi and miso soup. Juliee de la Terre will guide a hands-on learning
about water. Enjoy and participate in the music and drumming jam, too.
Next month we will meet at Wildcat Mountain State Park. Everyone
welcome. Participation is free.
For more, visit Kickapoo Teen Drop In on Facebook.
Tiny House on Wheels
at Echo Valley Farm
Come and explore the
possibilities of living with a smaller footprint as Andy McClain
returns to help us construct a tiny house - on the frame of an old RV.
We will begin with the floor and work up.
Future classes on this
project: May 20-22, June 24-26, July 15-17, August 26-28.
For more, call
The Land We Love
1:00 to 4:00 p.m.
at Echo Valley Farm
Echo Valley Farm will open
its doors for a tour of the farm and lively discussion with focus on
green building, solar, and living in community. Everyone welcome. Enjoy
a spring salad, soup, and homemade bread! For
more, call 608-337-4578.
Global Days of Listening
6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Central Time
a critical mass of nonviolent relationships for a green
and equal world without war.
- The Afghan Peace Volunteers
Global Days of LISTENING
is active listening to people around the globe
conversing about each other's paths of action toward a peaceful world.
Listen to the conversation live: GlobalDaysofListening.org
If you would like to talk, you
must request the time by emailing GlobalDaysOfListening@yahoo.com.
Learn about the Afghan Peace Volunteers' messages about the power of
Our Journey to Smile YouTube Channel
Visit the Echo Valley booth at this Earth Day event in Viroqua,
Wisconsin. Click here for more.
Sowing Seeds of Love &
Empowerment Through Song
May 12, 13,
14 & 15
at Echo Valley Farm
dialogue with the passion for songwriting is an art. Echo Valley Farm
will host Galynne Goodwill and Lauranne Bailey for this
creative event. For costs, and to learn more about the
retreat, click here.
Meet the Echo Valley
Enjoy a barbecue and live music with Jason Moon and Galynne Goodwill as
we celebrate another decade of the
educational and charitable nonprofit Echo Valley Hope with our board
members and supporters.
Midwest Renewable Energy
June 17, 18,
Visit Echo Valley's booth at the fair in Custer, Wisconsin. Click here
for more on the fair.
Dena will be speaking at this year’s fair. Click here for more on her workshop.
ECHO VALLEY HOPE
"Peace is the Focus; Sustainability the
Valley Hope is an educational and charitable 501(c)3 raising
the voice of peace and sustainable living. Echo Valley Hope's mission
is to support the well-being of all people and the earth through
educational events and collaborations with like-minded
organizations.You can find our efforts here.
We are a 100% volunteer organization. You can support by volunteering
or by contribution
. Thank you to all who participate.
ECHO VALLEY FARM
"Intentional human beings living in
Valley Farm is a community-sustained farm in
our 14th year. Created to give people a chance to learn from the land
and one another, we have transitioned into a sustainable farm
consisting of 100+ acres, a licensed
commercial kitchen, and a wood shop including a portable saw mill.
We hold people and the
environment before profit, and personal peace as the foundation of
community. People are
welcomed year round through WWOOF, Help X, Slow Travelers and other
volunteer programs, or as guests.
We have room
for full- or
part-time residents. If creating a new model of community in a rural
environment and maintaining collaborations with like-minded people
throughout the world is an exciting prospect to you, consider a