Re-Skill-ience Workshop Series

G.A.L.A. hosts hands-on homesteading and bushcraft workshops about everything from beekeeping to fermenting foods to grafting and beyond! Learn more here.

Start a Study Circle

Every year G.A.L.A. helps communities in NH organize Study Circles – small groups of people coming together to learn about topics of sustainability in a fashion similar to a book club.  Learn more.

Sustain-A-Raisers and You!

Sustain-A-Raisers are volunteer-led installations of raised garden beds, rain barrels, compost bins, cold frames, and clotheslines! Inquire about hosting or volunteering for a Raiser today!

Lakes Region Energy Expo: Sensible Answers to your Energy Questions!

GALA Energy Expo

 Come join G.A.L.A. at the Lakes Region Energy Expo this Saturday, November 2 from 9:30-4:30 at Kingswood Regional High School in Wolfeboro, NH. Discover sensible solutions and find answers to your energy questions. The event is free and open to the public.

There will be workshops by some of the Northeast’s leading experts on energy efficiency and renewables. Whether you are taking baby steps or making big changes, you’ll learn where to spend your time and money to get the greatest potential long term savings. Presenters will discuss the key concepts in creating a more energy efficient and comfortable home, as well as, bust some myths and marketing hype around windows, insulation, heating systems and much more.

With a growing interest in net zero energy homes, green building, and energy independence, Lakes Region Energy Expo experts will help builders and homeowners understand the fundamental building science behind managing air, moisture and heat transfer, with an overview of practical strategies and appropriate material selections to achieving low risk, high performance renovations.

This upcoming Lakes Region Energy Expo has something for everyone including workshops, tours of local energy efficient homes and businesses, and a marketplace of products and services.

G.A.L.A. will be providing outreach for our programs and sharing the opportunity to take a ride on the bike blender. Please stop by our table and say “hello.” Our partners from SunRay Solar and Slow Food Carroll County will be there too!

To learn more about the event, visit The Lakes Region Energy Expo website here.