Welcome to Ecovillage

EcoVillage at Ithaca is part of a global movement of people seeking to create positive solutions to the social, environmental and economic crises our planet faces. Since 1991 we have developed an award-winning ecovillage that invites you to live, learn and grow. Our mission is to promote experiential learning about ways of meeting human needs for shelter, food, energy, livelihood and social connectedness that are aligned with the long-term health and viability of Earth and all its inhabitants.

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Envisioning A Future With Lots of Children: an Interview with Frederic Laloux

A recent demographic survey of EcoVillage found that there are 48 children who live here (out of 100 households). However numbers have dropped for the youngest set. We interviewed Frederic Laloux, a resident with two small children who decided to be pro-active in bringing more young families to EcoVillage. LEARN:  When did you realize that […]

Spring Tree Planting at EcoVillage


Net-Zero Workshop (May 15 and May 16)

Want to Learn What it Takes to Achieve Net-Zero? professional workshop offered by Taitem Engineering, EcoVillage Ithaca, & US Green Building Council Monday, May 15, and Tuesday, May16, 2017 8:30 am to 5:00 pm (each day) 218 Rachel Carson Way – SONG Common House EcoVillage Ithaca, Ithaca, NY “Excellent seminar! Very valuable.” – participant Register here 14 AIA Learning Units for […]