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....
Welcome Heather! Great to see you here on Transition U.S. and Transition Omaha. You highlighted in your profile "... I had been working toward creating a sustainable lifestyle, and this movement has only reinforced my reasoning. I'm fired up about transition!!..." -- Super! If you haven't done so yet, you may want to visit Transition Nebraska. Some Links Members Have Found Helpful
Declare yourself -- What do you personally bring to the potluck? Say much more than you included in your Profile. Lay out your offer in detail.
Profile your group -- Make your constituents visible. Offer their values to mentor all Transitioners.
Reinforce, reinforce, reinforce -- Connect the dots -- friends to friends, newcomers to oldcomers, groups to groups, groups to members, skills to skills, special interests to special interests. This is your garden. Cultivate for the harvest.