Who We Are

The Narrow Ridge Center is a nonprofit organization established to study, teach and demonstrate sustainability with solar powered rental facilities and homes that have been “off the grid” since 1991. Narrow Ridge is dedicated to providing experiential learning of Earth Literacy based on the cornerstones of spirituality, sustainability, and community.   We are located on the […]

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We are all teachers and we are all learners We are all part of just one community We are aware of our relationship with others, nature and the divine We seek to look closer & deeper so as to see farther & wider

The Earth Literacy Journey

The world is eminently sensible as it is. That is the basic tenet of Earth Literacy. The Earth – our planetary world – and all the communities of life that inhabit it, make wonderfully good sense. Well, almost all. We humans may be the exception. It is too early to tell. We are a very […]

Community Potluck

Join us Wednesday, May 11th  and Monday, May 16th from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. for our outdoor community potlucks (weather permitting) by Narrow Ridge’s “Becky Barn,” located up hill from our Mac Smith Resource Center at 1936 Liberty Hill Rd, Washburn, TN. Guests are invited to bring a dish to share. This is a family friendly, alcohol-free event. […]

What’s Happening

With warmer weather we are happy to resume our community offerings of potlucks, silent meditation, and equinox and solstice celebrations. Click on the events listed on our calendar for details. Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Center Calendar