Huss plan (draft)

Design process continues for Huss property

Here is a draft of our new site plan for Huss (read below the image for more information): When we first purchased the Huss School property in Three Rivers, we had a lot of ideas, but no specific plan. That was intentional. We knew that if we were going to help create something that contributes…

Thank you!

Future Festival: Thank you!

As Chairperson of the 7th Annual Huss Future Festival, I want to express my deepest appreciation to the community for their wonderful support and attendance.  This community festival and fundraiser, held July 23, was a day full of activities that brought in over 700 visitors, community partners and volunteers and was our largest fundraising festival to date!…

Mudplace

Mudplace

Editor’s note: For the fourth year running, our friend and Huss Poet Laureate Elisabeth Wenger wrote a beautiful poem to help us celebrate Future Festival. She read the poem from the music stage during the Festival. Thank you, Elisabeth! “When despair for the world grows in me and I wake in the night at the least sound… I go…

Conferences

Representin’ & learnin’ at upcoming conferences

The next several months are chock full of great conferences throughout Michigan where our *cino volunteer staff will be speaking, displaying and learning.  We wanted to let you all know about them so you can see some of our behind-the-scenes work and also consider attending, if any of them sound like your kind of thing….

Did you miss our presentation? Watch it now!

As part of a Community Visioning process in Three Rivers, Michigan, the Huss Project was invited to present our project for consideration as a community priority moving into the future. After a short 2-minute presentation during the second session, we received enough votes from the community to be invited back for a longer 10-minute presentation…

Seamus Heaney

Inspiration: Seamus Heaney, poet

“I learned that my local County Derry [childhood] experience, which I had considered archaic and irrelevant to the ‘modern world,’ was to be trusted.” Seamus Heaney For my birthday last fall, my husband Rob bought me a used volume of poetry by the Irish poet Seamus Heaney.  I’d first heard of Heaney in high school…