Heat and happiness: Huss Future Festival 2016!

Heat and happiness: Huss Future Festival 2016!

The 7th annual celebration of friends, fun, food, tradition, and creativity has come and gone with Huss Future Festival 2016 now under our belts. How was the day? It was hot. And so, so cool. Over 700 people made the trek out to the old Huss School building, even in the extreme heat. Kids enjoyed games and…

5 song dance party

That’s a wrap: Future Festival 2014!

So it happened again. On July 19th, a myriad of people from Three Rivers and beyond hiked to the Huss Project for a celebration of food, art, and play. The day went wonderfully. The weather was bright, the air was filled with the beat of “Everything is Awesome,” and the people came in droves. Droves…

Stop by Huss

Future Festival 2014: How you can help!

Something peculiar is going on at the old Huss School property: the hallways are clean, signs are being painted, musicians are being booked, and rummage donations are rolling in at all hours of the night and day. A work group from Ontario recently helped clear out garbage, organize rooms, weed the garden — only taking breaks to play…

Community Fun Night!

Summer starts: Free lunches and Community Fun Nights

The summer at Huss is off to a great start! The garden is flourishing, the kids are coming, and this past week marked the beginning of Huss’ hosting of summer lunches and the start of our Community Fun Nights. Monday June 16 was our first hosting of the “Meet Up and Eat Up” summer free…

June Storytelling

June storytelling night: Origins

“Where does it come from?” is at the heart of all childhood curiosity. This question leads to truths children are both prepared (where does the mail come from?) and perhaps unprepared (where do babies come from?) to know. Similarly, as adults the question “where does it come from?” can yield answers we are both ready…

Picnic table workshop

Come, sit: Our picnic table workshop

When we at the Huss Project start to describe our vision, the words, “people” and “food” tend to come up pretty often. We love people. We love their stories, ideas, passions, interdependence, achievements, and potential. We also really like food: as a host to conversation, as a reward of a good harvest, as a common…