ECO VILLAGE

Happening in the heart of downtown Rhinelander, the Project North EcoVillage welcomes individuals, organizations, and businesses that would like to promote their sustainability practices.  Check back soon for more information and to register.

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ECO EDUCATION

Another important aspect of this immersion is Project North’s dedication to environmentally conscious education. The weekend will welcome experts in sustainable practices to share their knowledge through demonstrations, presentations and informational booths.

PANEL DISCUSSIONS
IN 2022

Featuring panel discussions with experts
on water, wildlife, and sustainable living

 

Wildlife Panel

Piscatorial Puzzle – What’s up with Walleye?

A Conversation: Crafting Regional Fiber Systems

Land Protection Panel

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Warren Lynn

DEMO TENT

In 2022, the Demo Tent ran throughout the weekend, offering organizations and community members an opportunity to share their knowledge of environmental and sustainable practices with participants. Featured demonstrations included:

 

Seed Saving with Mike Haasl

Home Composting for Today with Deb Shaw

Better gas mileage saves money and improves the planet with Drive Smart Wisconsin

How to cut down a tree with Mike Haasl

Creation Care and Faith with Myles Alexander, Pastor, First Congregational United Church of Christ

Better gas mileage saves money and improves the planet with Drive Smart Wisconsin

Why compost is important in our landscapes with Deb Shaw

Better gas mileage saves money and improves the planet with Drive Smart Wisconsin

Environmentalist Protest (Rob Ganson) and Nature Appreciation Poetry - read by Lisa Johnson and Judy Galati

Natural Lawn Care by Merlin Van Buren

ECO BOOTHS

Eco Booths are filled with sustainable businesses, organizations, and community members.

 

Featured 2022 Eco Booths include:

The Kindred Cottage

Hanson's Garden Village

Northwoods Homesteading Club

Earth Meets Body

Three Rivers Fibershed

Hsu Growing Supply

Natural Northern

Northwoods Land Trust

First Congregational United Church

GFWC Rhinelander Woman's Club

Green Fire

Wild Things

Living Blues

 

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Project North Eco Village Registration Requestion

 

The Eco Village will take place at Project North, September 15th and 16th, 2023. The village, happening outdoors in the heart of downtown Rhinelander, welcomes individuals, organizations and businesses that would like to promote their sustainable practices.

Village participants will be responsible for providing their own tent, table, chairs and anything else they may need for their display. Each booth space is 10’x10’. Registration fee is $25.* We will contact you once your application is approved to make your payment. Space is limited.

If you would like to participate, please complete and submit the form below.

Eco Village Registration Request