MIMIC THIS! When you get invited to events 3000 miles away (or 20 of them just across town), use COPY & PASTE with the really interesting events to seed your own community's plans for similar events. Why start from scratch.... Beg, borrow and mimic! More....
How are you currently involved in the Transition movement?
Only in spirit at this point.
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
We must develop local economies and community as we transition from a fossil fuel driven global economy to one with a dwindling supply of oil and other fossil fuels while we learn to live smaller, live closer, and drive less.
How can you help the growth/acceptance/vitality of the Transition movement? What can YOU teach us? What can your GROUP teach us?
I am a NAR Green certified Realtor, and I have had a long time interest in alternative ways to build energy efficient residential housing. I'm co-owner of Now Go Solar, we specialize in drain back solar thermal systems.
Your Favorite Books/Websites/Blogs/RSS Feeds for Information about the Transition Movement
Just finished Green metropolis : why living smaller, living closer, and driving less are keys to sustainability.
Author David Owen explains why Manhattan is the greenest place in the United States. Fasinating!
Welcome Bill. Great to see your interest in Transition! Welcome to TRANSITION IN ACTION.
http://transitioninaction.com/group/linktransitionmarylandusa is your link to our new Transition page for your neighbors in Maryland. Feel free to join in the activities. Use the COMMENT WALL to say Hello to the others. Reinforce the good things they are doing. Mention something you're interested in. Ask a question. Start a discussion. Let me know if you would like to be an Admin on this page to help build and maintain your group's Resume. Have fun!
On the local scene, it would be spot on for all our members if you would consider including a link to Now Go Solar in our registry of organizations, localities, companies, products, services, Twitterers, Facebooks, Meetups, etc. supporting Transition and Sustainability. Here's the page to create the link -- http://transitioninaction.com/groups/group/new. I'll be glad to help launch and build your link.