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Land Navigation Basics


with Ron Welton

Calendar May 29, 2018 at 6:30 pm, runs for 3 weeks
Learn the basics of land navigation using a map and compass. This class covers how to read the markings on a topographic map and how to use map features to establish a path of travel. Learn how to use a compass to determine your direction of travel. Move back and forth between true and magnetic north. Necessary materials will be provided but bring your own map and compass if you wish.

Tiny House Basics


with Alan Plummer

Calendar May 30, 2018 at 6 pm, runs for 1 week
Thinking of building a Tiny House? You probably have questions. Foundation or trailer? Where will I park it? New or used trailer? How to heat it? Composting toilet? How do I downsize? In this basic class, I'll answer these questions plus many more. If you think you may want to Go Tiny, this class is for YOU! Resources for further learning will be offered.

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