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....
"Good Morning Swimming Upstream,
Glad for your comments and offer of support. We need all the post-carbonites' knowledge and good thinking we can muster to shepherd the general populace along with us into a transitioned culture. We have to try…"
"I'm impressed by the Sustainability and Environmental Studies (SENS) program at Berea College in Berea, KY. Students learn by doing there, with impressive results. Richard Olson is the director of that program. It and similar programs (such as…"
I was just pondering a list of basic hand tools for general household and homestead use. Any chance that you could get a recommended list of hand tools (or power tools which can be recharged with solar) from Fors to post here and on the…"
"I think we will especially want the crops which are high in protein (sunflower seeds, nuts) and in carbohydrates (potatoes, grains, and beans). We will still want to have fruits and veggies which are fairly pest & disease resistant, locally…"
Thanks for joining us! Our working group is interested in networking with many other organizations, groups, individuals and businesses interested in relocalization. I hope we can become a source for who is doing what in our area on…"
"Hi, Jackie ~~ These are all excellent ideas. Hopefully, we will get more folks to sign up on this site and respond to newsletter articles to learn about the possible activities/workshops. We should also encourage them to sign into the Transition US…"
"Woohoo! and so begins the revolution!
You know, it occurs to me that what we kinda need is something like the old Free University, a system of offering free or low cost classes.
I can envision multiple series of classes dealing with things like…"
1.Here is an idea: “A Hands-On Introduction to YouTube Video Activism: world changing with a digital camera and a laptop” Anyone have leads on who to get to teach a similar course here? This was taught at Totnes in 2007 as a hands-onexperience of the tools used to communicate important issues in a creative way.It looked at ways to communicate ideas and start making videos for TransitionTowns, or for any other community group.Participants were asked to bring any of the following:digital camera…See More
TT BEV is located in Centre County, PA. We are apx. 12 mi from Penn State University in a rural valley stretching from Port Matilda to Milesburg. Our valley is narrow with limited farming and lots of woods.See More