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Good Life Center seeks candidates for new Nearing Resident position – Applications due 2/15/15 – More info at: goodlife.org/residency/

The Good Life Center Newsletter has arrived! Click here to read our first issue.

We’re Closed for the Season! Check our website in the spring for our opening date and the schedule of the 2015 Summer Speaker Series!

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2014 season so special! Thanks to resident stewards, Ivy and Joel; staff members Nancy and Warren Berkowitz; office staff…
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For Sale: Historic property in Vermont


Designed and crafted by Scott and Helen Nearing, leaders of the “Back to the Land” movement.  These unique and beautiful structures were designed by the Nearing’s for sustainable and simple living, and built to incorporate Vermont native stone in a natural setting.  10+ wooded acres includes garden space, pond, garage/sugarhouse, workshop, carport, toolshed and screen house.  Attached apartment and 2 separate cottages for extended families/friends or rentals.  Main house has 3500 sq ft with 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths. Spectacular view of Stratton Mountain from front with wooded seclusion in back    Lovingly cared for and improved by current…
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Apple Tree Pruning Workshop at Forest Farm

Sunday, April 12th, 2015 10am-2pmThe workshop will teach participants the safe and effective way to prune both young and established apple trees. The workshop will be led by arborist and Blue Hill Tree Warden, Phil Norris. Phil brings years of experience as an orchardist and organic farmer to the workshop. Bring a bag lunch. Cold and hot beverages will be available in the warm kitchen. Dress for the weather. Bring your pruning shears and tools. Suggested donation $15. Questions and preregistration at 207 374-5386 or 207 374-2159.