> Monthly digest of tools, trainings and resources for Transition.
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In this Issue:
What's Happening in Transition
Transition Launch Training
Transition LAUNCH is an in-depth experiential introduction to the ideas, process and practices that have inspired tens of thousands of people and catalyzed a global Transition network.
Effective Groups Training
An Evening with Ma'ikwe Ludwig of Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage
March 2nd, 2015
Learn from Ma'ikwe Ludwig, Executive Director of Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage in NE Missouri, how members of DR are happily and bountifully living on just 10% of the resources the average American consumes. Co-sponsored by Transition US & Share Exchange. More info here.
Watch Ma'ikwe Ludwig's TEDx Talk
Transition Towns & Timebanking
Marie Goodwin of Timebank Media and Transition Town Media, PA explains how these two movements deeply augment one another and become powerful tools when combined.
Guide: How to Plan A Sustainable Event
A thoughtful, comprehensive guide based on lessons learned by Transition Manitou Springs, CO.
We are on the lookout for volunteers to help organize this year's Community Resilience Challenge. To get involved, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
We're thrilled about the abundance of opportunities to take action. Please join us for the Community Resilience Challenge, Transition Streets national rollout, and more!
Stories from the Movement
How Jamaica Plain is Building Working-Class Leadership in the New Economy
Tuesday, March 3
How can potential leaders from underprivileged backgrounds tackle economic inequality and climate change when they spend most of their time trying to earn a decent living?
Learn from community organizer Carlos Espinoza-Toro about Jamaica Plain New Economy Transition’s successful fellowship program.
Self Leadership: Practices for Hosting Yourself and Growing Personal and Community Resilience
Tuesday, March 24
The typical human response to uncertainty, complexity, and vulnerability in our lives is often FEAR and stress/anxiety.
Join Art of Hosting Trainer Teresa Posakony to learn and share practices to stay present, creative, engaged, centered, brilliant and talking during these times.
Working With Core Teams
Wednesday, April 8
How do we build structures to steward engagement and create spaces for strategic and inclusive work without the "tyranny of inclusion" stopping us from moving?