September storytelling

A rich autumn harvest of stories

If you weren’t sure already, *culture is not optional and company love good food. Out of this love grew a storytelling event on Friday, September 12, with the theme of (you guessed it!) “Food.” White Yarrow Farm — a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) Farm in Marcellus, Michigan, operated by Dale Hasenick and Jo Beachy —…

Summer 2014

A look back at a full summer at Huss

When summer winds down, when temperatures fall and the distinct smell of autumn infuses the air, we at the Huss Project find ourselves in a time of reflection. Summer is our busiest time of the year, and this past summer was our busiest yet! We kicked off the season by screwing together a cadre of picnic…

August storytelling

Stories inspired by local haunts

Our latest night of storytelling magic centered around the theme of local haunts. At first, there was confusion about what this meant. Were we telling ghost stories in August? The intended theme of the night was meant to inspire folks to tell stories about meaningful places in their lives, places that they would return to again…

Kickball

Community Fun Night finale!

The sounds of play have filled the Huss Project each Wednesday night this summer. Shouts of excitement and sometimes frustration have mingled with the sounds of balls flying through the air, paper rustling for the craft of the night, and crackers crunching between kids’ hungry teeth. Now we invite you all to come share in…

July storytelling

Stories inspired by books

Though it was a bit obscured by the lead up to and execution of Future Festival 2014, we did gather on July 11 for another evening in our Summer Storytelling Series. As we at the Huss Project continue to seek new media and methods by which to share and listen to each other’s stories, we recognize there…

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…

Art vendors

Future Fest preview: Art!

We as human beings are inherently creative entities. We create through imagination. Imagination is at the heart of play; play is at the heart of learning and learning is best with friends. The Huss Project is a space for freely  imagining possibilities, creative collaboration, and celebration of the dreams and stories that we all have to…

Kid's activities

Future Fest preview: Kids’ stuff!

(Ominous music) Dum… Duh duh dum… Duh duh dum… The anticipation rises as July 19 and the 2014 Huss Future Festival inch closer. After a week of hard work with our new friends from Palmerston, we are now putting the final touches on Huss in preparation for a day of art, food and play. Whether…

Rummage

Seeking rummage donations!

It’s that time of year again. Garage sales are in bloom, folks are out walking the streets, looking for hot deals, and Future Festival is fast approaching. We want to help people find those deals at Future Festival 2014 with a giant rummage sale! There are always things to be sold, things that can be recycled…

June 2014 Supper Club

Summer solstice rice table a success!

Guests started trickling in the doors of E.J. Buys on Main St. in Three Rivers at around 6:30 pm on Saturday evening. On most nights, E.J. Buys is a vacant storefront, but on Saturday June 21 it was the site of the latest *cino Underground Supper Club, a dinner put on in an exciting and unusual…

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…