We were thrilled to have Jon and Meesh from Junktime Puppets construct the bike cart puppet 'Big Blue Poppa' here. They used mostly found materials and built him to be part of their puppet show for the Kispiox Valley Music Festival. Looking forward to what they come up with next!!
SUMMER VOLUNTEER CAMP 2018 JUNE 15TH-JULY26TH Join us for a six week experience at The Common Unity Project. We are an intentional community living off-grid, inspired by permaculture, and in the midst of building a hybrid earthship communal home. This summer we are focused on finishing the building we started three years ago so we... Continue Reading →
Recently 13 members and prospective members of The Common Unity Project attended a weekend workshop titled “Heart to Heart Communication” created by an extraordinarily wise and highly intuitive community building workshop facilitator RoseMarie Pierce. RoseMarie’s innate ability to gently guide people inward to the route of their problems is confounding. She has over 25... Continue Reading →
This year we constructed two greenhouses in the field, as well as a mini-one attached to the cabin on the hill. They will act as nurseries for propagated plants and winter storage for perennials. We also get to grow some heat loving crops like tomatoes and peppers in them now 🙂 Another greenhouse project that... Continue Reading →
Look out! Some asteroids struck Two Mile, BC. Specifically, our field. And not so much asteroids as an excavator. We have taken some leaps this year towards our goal of a permaculture food forest and perennial plant nursery, thanks to a generous donation from The Cassandra Trust. What we... Continue Reading →
UPDATE: We are no longer taking interns this year, if you would like to volunteer, please contact us via email @ firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks! The Common Unity Project 2017 Internship Opportunity Off-Grid Homesteading – Earth Conscious Building – Permaculture – Community We are offering a unique opportunity for 3-5 interested persons to join us for our... Continue Reading →
Summer came and went, and with it a bunch of our volunteers. Thanks everybody! We put up some walls, making it look something more like a building inside. The glass bottles added a nice touch and some much needed light in the back library room (perhaps better as a movie room... we shall see). The... Continue Reading →
Oops, we're a little late to be writing about Spring, it's almost summer here now. We got chickens again, tilled up some new land for potatoes and garden beds in front of the earthship, built an herb spiral, did some major clean up around the property, went mushroom picking, and built a sauna. Community members... Continue Reading →