Transition Stories

Transition West Marin plans a packed day of climate action

In honor of’s INTERNATIONAL DAY of CLIMATE ACTION, Transition West Marin and West Marin Commons are holding a: Climate Action Rally Power Down Challenge Day, and Low Carbon Fair

Saturday Oct. 24, 2009, 12 noon-4 pm, Third St., Point Reyes, CA

Transition Clinic: The nitty-gritty of getting Transition rolling in your community

We are very excited to announce our first of many free webinars! Transition Clinic: The nitty-gritty of getting Transition rolling in your community will be presented on October 29th at 10:00AM PST (1:00PM EST).  There are a limited number of spots and this particular online clinic is designed for those actively involved in a Transition Initiatives (TI) or Mulling Group. 

Sustainable NE Seattle hosts a Barter Fair

"An abundance of produce, canned items, honey, seeds, pancake mix, homemade bread, skills and other good stuff was traded yesterday in the parking lot of Maple Leaf Lutheran. We pressed apple cider and grape juice (Yum!!), learned that quince do not make good juice, and most importantly, laughed and joked together," wrote Susan Gregory.

This month Sustainable NE Seattle hosted their first Barter Fair, an event they hope to repeat in the future.


Web of Local Self-Reliance Rewoven: New Haven Transition Song

Transition Greater New Haven was featured in the New Haven Independent in an article by Melinda Tuhus, July 13, 2009, which captured some of the discussion from the evening around building community resilience, as well as a delightful recording of a group rendition of the "New Haven Transition Song."


Web of Local Self-Reliance Rewoven

Transition Together Pilot Project a Smashing Success

Transition Town Totnes has just finished trialing their rather clever and inspiring community initiative, "Transition Together". The Transition Together project forms small, social groups of friends, neighbors and colleagues and then supports them in taking a number of effective, practical, money-saving and carbon-reducing steps.

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