45 Ideas: Richard Price

Imaginarium ideas, day 4: Richard

We asked friends, neighbors, and community partners to give us their ideas for the brand-new Imaginarium once it’s completed. There’s still time to submit YOUR idea for the Imaginarium for a chance to win a sweet Huss Project prize pack! Here’s what Richard Price said: Where in Three Rivers is someone likely to spot you,…

Hussagram: Plugging away on Future Fest!

Hussagram: Plugging away on Future Fest!

The 2018 Future Fest committee has been meeting for several months already, and now that the weather has warmed up, we’ve moved operations to the “office” at the Huss Project. Those of us who have served before—Andy, Julie, Rob, Kirstin, Deborah, Elisabeth, and Annelie—are very excited about new committee members Nicole, Kim, and Angela bringing…

Huss Future Festival 2017

Eighth Annual Huss Future Fest was a blast!

A grand time was had by a record over 900 attendees at Huss Future Festival on Saturday, July 22! From the halls of the rummage sale to the chairs in the shade of the trees, nearly every corner of the Huss Project was abuzz with activity throughout the day. The sun came out from behind…

Hussagram: Share your story

Hussagram: Share your story

We all have stories to tell. On June 22, friends and neighbors came together at the Huss Project to talk, share stories, and eat way too much dessert. Our brave host kicked the night off by introducing the event with a story of his own—one down. Then we’d exchange glances, nudging our friends, mouthing an encouraging…

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…

Summer 2016 at the Huss Project in review

Summer 2016 at the Huss Project in review

Another summer is in the books at the Huss Project! As we start to wind down for the fall and winter, we’re grateful for a fun and successful few months of programs, gardening, fundraising, and more. Interns and volunteers A big thank you to the folks who contributed their gifts and abilities to our work…

Community fun night kick-off hits the ground running

Community Fun Night kick-off hits the ground running

The first Community Fun Night of the summer exceeded expectations as it quickly became our biggest opening night yet! There were fresh cookies baked for the evening which were accompanied by watermelon, pretzels, and juice. A board game table was set up for those eager for some friendly competition, while others worked together to complete several…

Hussagram: Sharing Food Storytelling

Hussagram: Storytelling about sharing food

For last Friday’s storytelling night and potluck, with the theme of “sharing food,” summer intern Lauren Otto was the first to kick off the narratives. She recalled her holiday experiences, when food had the capability to unite families. From others in our community, we heard funny stories and serious stories, timeless memories and recent occurrences. And…

Hussagram: Gardening at GilChrist

Hussagram: Gardening at GilChrist

A group of *cino volunteers transported their labor this past weekend to GilChrist Retreat Center for a gardening retreat. It was a great time of getting to know one another better as we embark on our summer of shared work and play!

Storytelling: Sharing Food

Summer storytelling kicks off on the theme of sharing food!

For the past several summers, the Huss Project has hosted a summer storytelling series inspired by other projects like The Moth (which recently featured a story involving one of our local friends, Richard Price). This summer, we’ll continue sharing stories with a kick-off event this coming Friday on the theme of “Sharing Food,” inspired by…

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Where does the money come from?

Where have the dollars come from to support the many programs at the Huss Project in 2015? Well, let us tell you! Huss Future Festival rummage sale, bake sale, farmers market, vendors and donation jars Underground Supper Club in May featuring dinner & a movie at the Riviera Theatre Produce sales at the Three Rivers…

Summer 2015

So long, summer 2015!

A 27,000 square foot building with no heat and only one bathroom that functions … just in the summer? We could dwell on our many limitations at the Huss Project, but we choose to embrace the boundless possibilities instead! One of the ways we do this is to focus on summer programming when we can…