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…

Recipe Of The Week: Roasted Asparagus & Radishes With Lemon Sauce

Serves 4 Adapted from Garden In The Kitchen Ingrediants: 1 lb/ bunch asparagus 2 tbsp butter, melted 1⁄2 lemon, juiced salt + pepper 4-5 radishes, thinly sliced fresh or dried dill Directions: Pre-heat oven to 400F degrees. In a small bowl mix in the melted butter, juice from a half-lemon, salt + pepper and set…

White Pines

Planting trees to honor the earth: Mapping our white pines

Happy Earth Day! Today is the 50th anniversary of the first celebration on April 22, 1970, when over 20 million people participated in teach-ins, rallies, and workshops, in the largest show of support for any cause in U.S. history! In honor of Earth Day 2020, we at the Huss Project are celebrating the lives of…

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…

Future Festival Art Tent

Words from Friends: Molly and Rob

As we continue to build our community of supporters through our Friends of Huss campaign, we’ll be asking our Friends to share what excites them about the Huss Project. The first in our series is from Molly and Rob: We find so many aspects of the Huss Project very exciting. Huss provides a place 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…

Future Festival 2019 photo booth!

Check out all of the amazingly creative neighbors who participated in this year’s Future Festival photo booth! Photos are now online at our Flickr account. Peruse them all and find your photo! A special thank you again to campers and counselors at Habonim Dror Camp Tavor for painting this year’s photo booth backdrop—it is a…

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…

Hussagram: Quiet Park coming soon!

Hussagram: Quiet Park coming soon!

For several years, we’ve been tossing around an idea to turn a portion of the Huss Project property into a small park designed for quiet reflection and observation of the wild creatures in our neighborhood. In the past few weeks, we’ve identified dozens of trees and plants, marked and mowed and path, and narrowed down…

Music and art: Join in on the creativity at Future Fest!

Music and art: Join in on the creativity at Future Fest!

Savoring for a taste of soulful creativity this summer? At the Huss Future Fest, we’ll be enjoying the summer sunshine with a community of creative folks who are bringing their musical rhythms and colorful masterpieces to join in celebrating our imaginative and playful spirit together. Come share in the singing and music making with our…