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....
"Dreaming the change is where I would like to contribute from the perspective of interfaith monotheisitc commons that has been part of socieities across the Earth.I would like to share my presentation at http://slideshare.net/mukhtaralam and seek…"
"One thing that I think of when I consider how we used to get food is the enormous amount of spoilage that occurred. Even as recently as the 1950's, I know that a large percentage of the grain harvested in the midwest where I grew up spoiled…"
"Namaste Dean, Thank-you for the b-Day wish.......yup, all my days are happy! After the potluck at the church I attended my neighborhood council meeting with my friend and neighbor Sandra. Also I appreciated the sharing of your experiences. "A…"
Everett, WA grassroots organization inviting all people, groups, and businesses of thecommunity to come together and collaborate on ways to achieve sustainable living in ourneighborhoods with social, economic and environmental values intertwined.See More
"The Bellingham TT folks do a regular "garden help evening" when everyone goes to someone's house for 3 hours. Half the crew works in the garden/yard -- cleaning up, weeding, harvesting -- while the other half prepares a meal. The…"
"I agree. At Transition Town Everett, we're posting (long) visions of the future. There are some differences but also a lot of similarities. I wouldn't say they are at all reductionist. My plea is that we equip ourselves to communicate our…"
"Dean. My problem with the collection of clips is that people need more than just information. Henry Ford produced thousands of films (now in the National Archives) on "how to make an apple pie" etc. from (1912-1940). These are great.
The trends that drive this movement will inevitably lead to crises. Economic meltdown, peak oil, climate change have been and will continue to be noted by crisis. Between crises people will forget what we are about, but with greater frequency their attention will be drawn back by crisis.We need to be ready for that. Whenever a crisis strikes, we should be ready with informative and inviting materials to bring more people into our movement. We should be gathering clips of food production,…See More
Namaste Dean, Thank-you for the b-Day wish.......yup, all my days are happy! After the potluck at the church I attended my neighborhood council meeting with my friend and neighbor Sandra. Also I appreciated the sharing of your experiences. "A Thousand Gardens"...it could be a song. Love and Light, Skystar*