Recipe Of The Week: Marinated Zucchini and Summer Squash

Adapted from Giada De LaurentIis Ingredients 2 tablespoons white wine vinegar 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon minced garlic 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme leaves Salt and freshly ground black pepper 1/3 cup extra-virgin olive oil 1 pound zucchini (about 3 large), trimmed and sliced diagonally about 1/4-inch thick 1 pound yellow crookneck squash (about…

Films for our Future

The importance of watching hard films in community

Starting March 19, we’ll be showing a series of seven films about environmental issues leading up to Earth Day. Chemicals, fracking, plastic, impending climate doom—why in the world would you want to participate in this film festival, must less pay money just to feel depressed and overwhelmed? Good question! We’re glad you asked. Think for…

Beauty in the details: the whimsical spiral staircase

Today’s Huss highlight features the beautiful spiral staircase that drapes down from the second floor to the first floor in the Imaginarium. This design feature adds an element of whimsy to the space while also accomplishing the very pragmatic feat of connecting the two levels. The idea was inspired, in part, by the library in Beauty…

June Storytelling

If you believe in the power of storytelling, become a Friend of Huss!

At The Huss Project, we believe that the things we do grow out the stories we tell about ourselves and how we understand them. Creating space to tell and listen to our stories is a critical element for life-changing, life-giving community work. Inspired by The Moth Radio Hour, the Huss Project has facilitated storytelling nights for many…

Imaginarium bookshelves

Annual Future Festival poem: Construction Anthem

For many years running, local poet Elisabeth Wenger has written a special poem for the occasion of Huss Future Festival and this year was thankfully no different. She has a beautiful way of capturing the spirit of a moment and connecting it with larger movements at work. We’re so grateful that we’ve officially named her…

Huss Future Festival: Huss History Preview

In celebration of the Huss centennial, The Huss Project has done a bit of story digging with regard to this building and the people who have inhabited it! Though certainly not a full testament to the experiences here, we’ve collected interviews, photos and artwork of Huss community members who have participated at the Huss Elementary…

45 Ideas: Mateo Mosher

Imaginarium ideas, day 45: Mateo

We asked friends, neighbors, and community partners to give us their ideas for the brand-new Imaginarium once it’s completed. Here’s what Mateo Mosher said: Where in Three Rivers is someone likely to spot you, and what would you be doing there? Either at a park playing with my brothers or at school. What is your connection…

45 Ideas: Maitiu Mosher

Imaginarium ideas, day 44: Maitiu

We asked friends, neighbors, and community partners to give us their ideas for the brand-new Imaginarium once it’s completed. Here’s what Maitiu Mosher said: Where in Three Rivers is someone likely to spot you, and what would you be doing there? You would see me at TR Partnership doing class. What is your connection to Huss?…

45 Ideas: Paula Smith

Imaginarium ideas, day 43: Paula

We asked friends, neighbors, and community partners to give us their ideas for the brand-new Imaginarium once it’s completed. Here’s what Paula Smith said: Where in Three Rivers is someone likely to spot you, and what would you be doing there? At the Riviera Theater or Lowry’s Bookstore. What is your connection to Huss? I am…

45 Ideas: Tony Bennett

Imaginarium ideas, day 42: Pastor Bennett

We asked friends, neighbors, and community partners to give us their ideas for the brand-new Imaginarium once it’s completed. Here’s what Pastor Tony Bennett said: Where in Three Rivers is someone likely to spot you, and what would you be doing there? I’m the pastor at New Jerusalem Church, which is just down the street from…

45 Ideas: Anna Smith

Imaginarium ideas, day 41: Anna

We asked friends, neighbors, and community partners to give us their ideas for the brand-new Imaginarium once it’s completed. Here’s what Anna Smith said: Where in Three Rivers is someone likely to spot you, and what would you be doing there? There a couple of places I have been spending most of my time lately: The…

45 Ideas: Wildcats

Imaginarium ideas, day 40: Three Rivers students

We asked friends, neighbors, and community partners to give us their ideas for the brand-new Imaginarium once it’s completed. Here’s what some of our local students said: Where in Three Rivers is someone likely to spot you, and what would you be doing there? At the middle school in Three Rivers. What is your connection to…