Concerned About Global Warming?

Learn how green building methods can create lasting beauty while reducing impact on the environment. Spend a weekend with us helping to build the first strawbale structure in San Jose, or just come to the talk on Friday.

Presentation and slide show: Michele Landegger is a natural builder, president of Boa Constructor Building and Design (, and contractor for and co-designer of the Santa Cruz strawbale home pictured above. Michele's talk will cover:
  • Building with Strawbale
  • Natural Building Techniques
  • Ecological Remodeling
April 11, 2008
7:00 - 9:30 PM
200 E. Santa Clara St.
(San Jose City Hall)
San Jose, CA   95113
Bale-Raising Workshop: Get a green workout hoisting bales into a post-and-beam structure far stronger than what the first little pig built. Join us for a fun, educational, community effort as we create a strawbale art studio. (An Earthen Plastering workshop will follow in May.) Saturday and Sunday
April 12-13, 2008
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
San Jose, CA   95126

Friday Presentation - free
Weekend workshop including two lunches (home owners) - $225
Weekend workshop including two lunches (building professionals) - $300

Workshop space is limited. For more information or to sign up, please contact:
Rosemary DiNardo
1346 The Alameda, Ste. 7-130
San Jose, CA   95126
(408) 291-0696