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....
Hi folks! This is a group to discuss an idea that will help a lot of neighborhoods! Join hyperlocavore.com to set up your yardshares in your neighborhoods, towns, suburbs and cities. Grow food together!
Focalizing Relocalization and Transition for Bloomington and Indiana. Transition Initiatives are bringing people together to explore how we – and our communities – can respond to the challenges of climate change & peak oil.See More
What can we do in our own neighborhoods for taking care of more of our needs closer to where we live. Food, culture, energy, water, safety/security. Of particular interest - neighborhood organizations and city neighborhood programs.See More
The online magazine for the peak oil movement launches in September 2010 with original full-length features, news from around the Transition world, book and website reviews, and fun extras like an advice column and crossword puzzle.
This Group is a place for those who are just starting out in Transition and want to hang out together, email each other, and interact. Join us! Ask David Greenwald for assistance if you have questions.See More
Broadcast email list for Transition U.S. Send and receive announcements of events and new developments from members across the U.S. Members may write to all members. You may add or remove yourself at any time.See More
Local Food Abundance - CSA's & community gardens, basic Nutrition & “Slow Food” - cooking with simple, local and fresh food, Shared Storage Foods, Youth Gardeners...Community responses are coming forward. Let's share best practice.See More
To raise public awareness about the effects of peak oil, climate change and the resulting impacts on environmental and economic stability, and to assist our community in cultivating local sustainable food, energy, economic, and social systemsSee More
Midwest Permaculture provides Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) and Training for Transition (T4T) courses, mostly in the Midwest, and is based in the small town of Stelle, IL, located about 1.5 hours south of Chicago.
How are you currently involved in the Transition movement?
Not currently actively involved but when I complete my time in Kabul, I want to become involved or start a group in my new home town which I hope will be in Wisconsin.
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
I believe in a life that is centered on the local ecosystem, local economy, and ties among community members. I believe that all people contribute equally and have an equal voice and responsibility in that community.
How can you help the growth/acceptance/vitality of the Transition movement? What can YOU teach us? What can your GROUP teach us?
trained in group process and techniques of persuasion as well as emergency planning and response. 15 years of teaching experience. Avid gardener and some experience with wild foods.
Suggestions you have for improving our Registration questions. Getting to know you better.
email is the only way to reach me while I am in Afghanistan
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