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OPENING DAY; Saturday, June 14th

OPEN Thursdays thru Mondays, June 14th thru Labor Day, 1 to 5 p.m. Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays

Labor Day thru Columbus Day (Oct 13,2014), open Saturdays and Sundays, 1 to 5 pm

Call to make an appointment at other times or to bring a group

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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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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 Mary Hildebrand and Allison Stephens; the Board of Directors and stewards; workshop leaders and speakers; volunteers; and most importantly the many visitors from all over the world!