Tag Archives: DANCING RABBIT

Dancing Rabbit Featured in New Book ‘Living Sustainably’

Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage near Rutledge is featured in a new book that will be coming off the presses later this month. University Press of Kentucky will release Living Sustainably – What Intentional Communities Can Teach Us About Democracy, Simplicity and Nonviolence” on March 29th. The book was written by A, Whitney Sanford. The 302 page […]

Winter Rules

Howdy y’all. Ben here, with yet another field report, churned out between the sundry tasks on my list. Where did I put that list anyway? Finding it is probably going to involve a walk in the cold somewhere. That’s my thing that I do in winter. I walk around in the cold. I slept in […]

Sustainable Living Workshops Scheduled in Rutledge this Summer

The Milkweed Mercantile, a Bed & Breakfast Inn and Cafe at Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage near Rutledge, Missouri, announces Sustainable Living Workshops for 2017. The Mercantile recently reorganized from an LLC to a worker-owned collective and is run and managed cooperatively by ten board members. In addition to workshops the Mercantile offers hand-crafted pizza every Thursday, […]

Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage to Host Open House September 12th

Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage is hosting their Annual Open House and Village Fair on Saturday September 12, 2015, from 1-4 p.m. near Rutledge, MO. The Open House and Village Fair are an opportunity to see, up close and personal, all the ways in which Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage is modeling sustainable living. Get your hands dirty with […]

Abuzz

Hello readers! As I click-clack away our home is being serenaded by a bee swarm that has chosen a nearby branch to rest on just beside our east window. The hive has outgrown the home our neighbors made for them, and our beekeeping friends are now in scramble mode. It is a sight (and a […]

Rutledge Cafe to Host Atomic Book Launch

To launch James Crnkovich’s Atomic America, photographer James Crnkovich and collaborator Robert Del Tredici will make an odyssey across the US nuclear heartland. For five weeks they will lift the veil on atomic weapons with photos and stories of madness and mayhem in the communities that made the Bomb, visiting book stores, coffee shops, music […]

Big BAM Coming to Scotland County This Summer

Bicycle Across Missouri (BAM) will combine a five-day bicycle ride across Missouri with nightly musical festivals in its 2015 debut. A five-day cross-state bicycle trek planned for this summer will be crossing Scotland County, making stops in Rutledge and at Dancing Rabbit ecovillage. Missouri Life magazine and Off Track Events (creators of Pedaler’s Jamboree) recently […]

Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage to Host Open House September 27th

Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage is hosting its Annual Open House and Village Fair on Saturday September 27th from 1-4 p.m. near Rutledge. The Open House and Village Fair are an opportunity to see, up close and personal, all the ways in which Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage is modeling sustainable living. Visitors will be able to see houses built with […]

Visitors and Memories

Don’t know about you, kind reader, but I’m reeling from too many days in full-bore, too-much-to-do, holy-cow-autumn-is-approaching-WAY-too-fast mode… Tereza here, and it’s my turn again to regale you with stories from Dancing Rabbit Land, a wonderful place where the living is… well, perhaps not so much easy as it is meaningful. A place where the […]

Greetings gentle readers!  Cob here, filling in for one of our regular writers this week.  As I sit thinking back on the happenings of the past week, I am struck by the deep vibrant green that has taken over the world, wherever I look.  The long overdue rain has not only revived the gardens and […]