“So we figure we’re preparing ourselves to live simply. If you look around, you’ll see riches here but it’s in the form of tomatoes and peppers and animals. So we’re going backwards, and I say a step backwards is progress.” JULES DERVAES
Date: December 12, 2010
Time: 11 AM – 4 PM
Location: Palm Springs High School Auditorium, Palm Springs CA
Address: Palm Springs High School 2401 E. Baristo Rd. Palm Springs, CA 92262
Cost: Free film screening and free power point presentation / Catered dinner is $35 per person
Simple Living for Urban Dwellers & Dinner with the Dervaes family
Film Screening 11:00 (FREE)
Jules Dervaes and his family will be on hand for the screening of their award winning homemade short film titled “HOMEGROWN REVOLUTION” which tells the story of their pioneering 25 year pioneering journey to turn their ordinary home into an extraordinary urban homestead
Immediately following the screening is an (FREE) Urban Homesteading Presentation 11:30 – 2:30
Jules Dervaes will lead a presentation how they have transformed their ordinary urban lot in Pasadena into an urban homestead & highly productive micro farm that supplies them with food year-round.
2:00 – 4:00 (Note Dinner has been changed) to Light refreshments (Donations highly suggested), roaming musicians, etc., in garden.
On a webby note. Jordanne updated the URBAN HOMESTEAD AT A GLANCE page. Check it out!