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Community Work Days

workdays

Serving with friends is fun!

Join Us in Joyful Service

Work days are one of the most fun ways to join with residents and experience the spirit of community. In serving, we expand beyond our sense of limitation, and affirm our connection with the greater whole. All are welcome!

Permaculture Garden Work Parties
Upcoming work parties:
Check back for future dates.

Join community permaculture enthusiasts in tending Ananda’s Permaculture Food Forest, an acre plot supporting the growth of fruit trees, medicinal herbs, berries and other edible plants. Help plant, harvest, prepare the land and work in harmony with nature as you learn sustainable permaculture practices. Bring garden gloves and tools if you have them. Work parties are scheduled on intermittent Saturdays. Check back for future dates.

For more information, call Alex or Devadasi Forrester at (530) 478-7787.

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Rajarshi Day
Saturday, May 3, 2014
Various locations throughout the community

This annual community-wide day of service is held in honor of Rajarshi Janakananda, Yogananda’s most spiritually advanced disciple. Projects for all skill levels focus on beautification of the community for spring, and include cleaning, painting, carpentry and landscaping. Refreshments and lunch are provided for all who serve.

Schedule

  • 8:30am: Opening Circle, Village Center
  • 8:45am – 12:30pm: Service Projects
  • 12:30 – 1pm: Meditation, Village Center
  • 1 – 2pm: Lunch, Village Center
  • 2 – 4:30pm: Service Projects

To sign up for a project or for more information, call the Ananda Village Reception Office at (530) 478-7500.


Autumn Work Day
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Various locations throughout the community

One of the most fun-filled events of the year, the Fall Work Day is a community-wide work day to prepare the Village for winter. Projects (indoors and out) abound for all ages and skill levels. Refreshments and a hearty lunch, featuring organic produce from our farm, will be enjoyed by all those who participate.

Schedule

  • 8:30am: Opening Circle, Village Center
  • 8:45am – 12:30pm: Service Projects
  • 12:30 – 1pm: Meditation, Village Center
  • 1 – 2pm: Lunch, Village Center
  • 2 – 4:30pm: Service Projects

To sign up for a project or for more information, call the Ananda Village Reception Office at (530) 478-7500.

Directions

For more information:
Ananda Village Reception Office
(530) 478-7500
info@anandavillage.org