Notes from Visit to Cleveland Evergreen Cooperatives and the Oberlin Project

9/7/12 by Ruth Backstrom

Evergreen Cooperatives

evergreencooperatives.com/

We met with Mary Donnell (CEO of the Green City Growers Cooperative) from the Evergreen Cooperative Tuesday, September 5, 2012:

Context: Cleveland has gone from a population of 1,000,000 to 400,000 due to job losses from the automobile industry. There was an initiative in 2008 called Re-imagining Cleveland . . . → Read More: Notes from Visit to Cleveland Evergreen Cooperatives and the Oberlin Project

Transition Durham Meeting

Our next meeting will be Monday, May 21, 7:30 to 9:00 PM at 420 Goodwin Rd, Durham (map).

You can park at the end of the driveway, or along the side. If' there's not enough room there, park along Stephens Lane (one house away – see aerial view below).

. . . → Read More: Transition Durham Meeting

Carolina Common Well EcoVillage Introductory Meeting

Event name: Carolina Common Well EcoVillage Introductory Meeting

Date: Tues 15 May 2012

Start Time: 6:00 pm

End Time: 8:00 pm

Location:

Eno River Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 4907 Garrett Road, Durham Room 1, CARE Building

Description:

A meeting for people interested in learning more about, and possibly becoming members of, the forming ecovillage in Efland, . . . → Read More: Carolina Common Well EcoVillage Introductory Meeting

Transition Durham Meeting

Our next meeting will be Thursday, May 3, 7:30 to 9:00 PM at 420 Goodwin Rd (map).

You can park at the end of the driveway, or along the side. If' there's not enough room there, park along Stephens Lane (one house away – see aerial view below).

Please . . . → Read More: Transition Durham Meeting

The Future of Community

The Future of Community – Intentional, Cooperative, Sustainable!

A gathering of community-oriented seekers, organizers, citizens, and activists

9:30 am-5 pm, April 21, 2012

404 Alexander Avenue (Friends Meeting House) Durham, NC   http://futureofcommunity.org/

Fracking Public Hearing - Chapel Hill

Public Hearing on Fracking, Chapel Hill, Tuesday, March 27, 6:30-9:30 PM

A public hearing on fracking in North Carolina will be held in the auditorium of East Chapel Hill High School, 500 Weaver Dairy Road (map) from 6:30 – 9:30 p.m., this Tuesday, March 27. . . . → Read More: Fracking Public Hearing – Chapel Hill

Transition Durham Meeting

Our meeting next week will be Monday, March 26, 7-9 PM at 420 Goodwin Rd (map).

You can park at the end of the driveway, or along the side. If' there's not enough room there, park along Stephens Lane (one house away – see aerial view below).

. . . → Read More: Transition Durham meeting

Transition Congregations - Training and Workshop

REGISTRATION IS OPEN!!

Transition Congregations: Transforming our Communities to Meet the Future First National . . . → Read More: Transition Congregations – Training and Workshop

Collaborative Action Planning Meeting

Transition Durham will be holding its first Collaborative Action Planning Meeting

Thursday, January 19th from 7PM – 9PM

Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park 1313 Halley Street, Durham (map)

Agenda:

Transition overview and update

Excerpts from film "In Transition 1.0"

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Food Resilience in Durham

Thursday, December 15, 7:00 -9:00 PM

Presentation and discussion

Community Family Life & Recreation Center at Lyon Park 1313 Halley Street, Durham

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Click here for printable PDF of flyer.

 

. . . → Read More: Food Resilience in Durham