Food Forest Work Day

Join the Grayson Permaculture Group as we build a Food Forest at Church of the Good Shepherd in Galax.  Tools & gloves provided, bring water and a snack.  Contact Cynthia@graysonlandcare.org for more information or check out our Facebook Page.

Join the Grayson Permaculture Group!

Grayson Permaculture Meeting September 13 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm The Grayson Permaculture Group is a group of people interested in learning more about permaculture and working collaboratively on a food forest garden project with LandCare and Church of the Good Shepherd. Interested in joining the GraysonPermaculture Group? We meet the 2nd Thursday of each month[…]

July First Friday Film Series: A Small Good Thing

July 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Friday, July 6th at 7:00 pm, LandCare presents the film A Small Good Thing. We’ve sought ease, comfort and wealth – but are people happier with more money? What is the science behind a good life? Following several people over a typical year, A Small Good Thing looks at the simple sources[…]

Permaculture Group Begins Swale & Food Forest Construction @ COGS

The Grayson Permaculture Group recently installed swales as part of a food forest design at the Church of the Good Shepherd in Galax. A swale is a shallow trench dug along the land’s contour, with a berm on the downhill side. All points along a contour line are exactly the same height, therefore, a trench[…]

The Wisdom to Survive: Climate Change, Capitalism, & Community

Grayson Landcare invites everyone to see the film “The Wisdom to Survive: Climate Change, Capitalism & Community” on Friday, August 5 at 7 PM with refreshments provided by the Church of the Good Shepherd. Climate change is here. Will we have the wisdom to survive? The film features thought leaders and activists in the realms of[…]

First Friday Film Series: Numen

Friday, June 3rd, The First Friday Film Series, hosted by Grayson LandCare & The Church of the Good Shepherd will screen Numen: The Healing Power of Plants, complete with popcorn and panel discussions afterwards. Numen, defined as the animating force in nature, is a 75-minute documentary film focusing on the healing power of plants and the natural[…]