EarthCare will hold its annual Spring Retreat on Saturday, at the Pot Point Cabin in the beautiful Tennessee River Gorge. Jay Martin and Sarah Kinnamon will lead a workshop about healthy homes and buildings.
The event usually lasts from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Common problems in existing structures
Energy consumption and reduction
Location & transportation
Green building materials:
Rapidly renewable resources
Recycled content (postindustrial/ post-consumer)
Low/ No VOCs
Operation and maintenance
Cleaning practices that counter act ¨green" materials
If weather permits, there will also be a short nature hike. A free lunch will be provided, so register if you plan to come so organizers will know how much food to take. Check the EarthCare website for ways to register and for more information at www.earthcareonline.org.