The Great Pumpkin finally Arrived!

(Submitted by David Kimdon, pumpkin whisperer.) A pumpkin, a marching band and a bunch of friends.  What better way to start a day of community building? We started at 9 am with a parade down the path honoring Greatest Pumpkin.  From the moment of her introduction to the community as a tiny seedling early last […]

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Dill the Wonder Dog Graduates from Guide Dog Training!!!

Dill has completed her guide dog training and has been match up with a life partner! Awesome work Katie & Dill! See original blog . From Katie’s mom (inspiration and dog-trainer extraordinaire), Jodie: So it looks like Dill will get to do her first flight on Sunday and she’s going to learn to speak with […]

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Coho hosts Master Gardener Neighborhood Planter Kiosk

Christine and Rich from the Master Gardeners Program installed this snazzy kiosk in front of the common house to inform neighborhood gardeners about what to do each week in the garden. It also lists gardening activities around town, such as garden tours. While viewing the kiosk, cohoots and neighbors can be inspired by the rhuartigus […]

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The Giant Pumpkin Moves into its New Digs!

After uncounted hours of site preparation and seedling care this spring by the pumpkin team we gathered yesterday afternoon to plant the chosen seedling.  The ceremony began quietly in the greenhouse with the selection of the lucky one from five candidate seedlings.  Once at the planting site folksy music played as we put the finishing […]

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Balloon Wars on the Path!

It was Mayhem! Bodies strewn everywhere! It was Balloon Wars! Summer of 2018 Featuring mega warrior Mica, Arbor and Corvus – who didn’t stand a chance, Daisy the warrior dog, and the warrior couture design skills of Caleb!

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Meet Dill, Katie’s trainee dog!

From Jodi, proud Mom: As a part of her Waldorf 8th grade project presentation this week, Katie made a slideshow showing different aspects of raising guide dog puppy “Dill.”  Katie and Jodi (who is an talented dog trainer) will have Dill through January or February of next year. Watch Dill’s story here.  When Dill makes it […]

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CoHo at Corvallis Women’s March 2018

Yes! We were there, but not altogether. Who knew it would be impossible for us to find each other in this small town? With between 3,000 and 4,000 marchers, most of the folks I knew who were at the march were impossible to find. I wandered around looking, but came up with no cohoots other […]

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New CoHousing Neighbors

Somewhere in the wilds of a South Corvallis neighborhood (two to three blocks from CoHo, as the heron flies) exists a cohousing community consisting of Great Blue Herons. Last summer, as Austin was walking home from downtown, he encountered a geezer who was gazing into a variety of tall evergreens in his yard and remarking […]

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