An Intro to straw bale construction

Come learn about straw bale building at the Ryde Community Co-operative in Gravenhurst Ontario! It may be cold and blustery outside but those cozy inside a well-built straw bale home are keeping warm and well this winter! Interested in learning more about building with straw and other natural materials? Members of the Fourth Pig Worker Co-op (green and natural construction) will present on straw bale construction and natural plasters share photos of homes built and renovated to be energy efficient, healthy and beautiful. Plus there will be some tips to make your own home more energy efficient and bring samples of some healthier materials.

Please register in advance by calling Judy at 705-687-2406. $15 for Ryde co-op members, $25 for non-members.