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Saturday, May 21, 2016 - 10:00am to Sunday, July 31, 2016 - 6:00pm

Obtain your internationally recognized permaculture certificate, this spring the PDC is conveniently offered on weekends in Montréal! This PDC follows the permaculture design curriculum established by Bill Mollison, and is internationally recognized as the standard in this field.

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A Festival of Music and Community
Friday, July 22, 2016 - 12:00pm to Sunday, July 24, 2016 - 6:00pm

The Hillside Summer Festival and Hillside Inside are three-day, multi-stage events with a broad artistic vision that emphasizes diversity:  of culture, of musical heritage and style, of age, geography and influence.

Set in a beautiful, accessible conservation area with campgrounds on Guelph Lake, our summer festival is world-renowned as one of Canada’s most progressive, environmentally conscious, completely non-commercial community celebrations. We create a village on Guelph Lake Island that we fill with music, dance, drumming, food, crafts, and more.

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Wednesday, August 3, 2016 - 5:30pm to 8:00pm

Back by popular demand! Join our Executive Director and prolific sweater knitter, Stephanie Sobek-Swant, for a casual stich and chat. All fiber enthusiasts are welcome - bring your latest project. Kids are welcome. Free admission!

 

Register in advance at raresites.org or call us at 519-650-9336

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Sunday, August 7, 2016 - 10:00am to Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 6:00pm

Join us in Frelighsburg, QC for a full-time, two-week Permaculture Design Certification. 

The PDC program follows the internationally recognized curriculum provided by Bill Mollison. During this course, we will observe and follow the natural principles that drive ecological systems. We will learn, through both theory and hands-on practice, how to integrate these principles in designing our lives, homes, lands, and communities. 

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Sunday, August 7, 2016 - 10:00am to Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 6:00pm

Join us in Frelighsburg, QC for a full-time, two-week Permaculture Design Certification. The PDC program follows the internationally recognized curriculum provided by Bill Mollison. During this course, we will observe and follow the natural principles that drive ecological systems. We will learn, through both theory and hands-on practice, how to integrate these principles in designing our lives, homes, lands, and communities.

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Sunday, August 14, 2016 - 10:00am to 10:00pm

Join us at the rare BioBlitz as we search the 900+ acres of diverse habitat for all the species that call this important space home. No matter your level of expertise, you can survey for birds, mammals, insects, reptiles, amphibians, plants and more! Opportunities abound to learn and explore at this free event, with the Centre for Biodiversity Genomics onsite prepping unknown species for DNA barcode identification. Family friendly with activities for kids, help make your mark by discovering something new at rare! Free BBQ and entertainment included. Free admission!

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