About Janet

Janet has a finance background and works as a bookkeeper part-time for BNL Clean Energy Inc. Janet is a strong advocate for social and economic justice, and wants the voice of the people (all people) to be heard. She believes in strong Communities to promote a better future. Her vision is to bring art, music and education to the East Side neighborhood of Pueblo. Janet is on a mission to make 5th St. unique, vibrant and sustainable... through food growth, community programs and a better education for children. She wants everyone "to find their passion" in life.

Makerspace comes to Pueblo House

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Governor Hickenlooper has designated Colorado as a “Maker State!”  In honor of this and the importance of Makerspace youth programs, we are starting our own at Pueblo House to encourage kids to build, create and dream of what can be. … Continue reading

Finishing our clay/cob oven

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What a fantastic thing to see everyone (Betsy, Nita, Tim & Todd) show up and help Maya and Janet finish our turtle oven today. It sure made it go faster and the finished product was gorgeous. That Maya sure knows … Continue reading

Clay, Cob and Stomping

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A 1/2 ton of sand and find some wine bottles?  Indeed that was the list of things to get when Maya Avina (art instructor for CSU-Pueblo) called the night before to say, “Let’s build a cob/clay oven.”   She promptly showed … Continue reading

WhatzUp @ Pueblo House this week?

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We’ve been extremely busy around the music house making loads of progress.   First we renovated the top floor and put in our radio station, office and green room.  Next we finished the music room with painted egg cartons for … Continue reading

Bradford Elementary School Science Extravaganza!

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Pueblo House participated in the Bradford Elementary School Science Extravaganza on Thursday  from 5 – 7 pm.  Tim Roush brought his drone, robot and a 3-D printer.   We  brought soil (donated by Home Depot) and growing pots so the kids could … Continue reading