Transition Berkeley Presents: Money, Banking and Investing for Transition, Tuesday, 12/11/12

Transition Berkeley Presents: Money, Banking and Investing for Transition, Tuesday, 12/11/12

On our blog this week, we shared how the Ecology Center moved our money out of big banks. It’s an important conversation not just for organizations, but businesses, individuals and families. Our friends at Transition Berkeley are putting together a free event this Tuesday, from 7-9 PM for those who want to learn more about… Read more »

Free Talk on Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area, Sunday, 9/23/12

Free Talk on Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Bay Area, Sunday, 9/23/12

Join us for the fifth event in our “Reclaim, Rebuild, Reskill” series, a discussion about beneficial plants that grow among us! This talk is from noon to 1 pm, just before the Lorin Station crop swap, which participants are encouraged to join as well. Herbalist Tellur Fenner will give us an overview of the diverse… Read more »

Moving Beyond Cars: Films and Strategies for Livable Streets, Tuesday, 8/21/12

Moving Beyond Cars: Films and Strategies for Livable Streets, Tuesday, 8/21/12

Transition Berkeley and the Ecology Center invite you to enjoy a series of short films celebrating green transportation solutions from around the world and here in the Bay Area. Following the films we’ll brainstorm ways to encourage all of Berkeley to move beyond cars – to walk, bike and take public transit.… Read more »

This Saturday, Connect the Dots with Climate Solutions, Climate Reality Bike Ride!

This Saturday, Connect the Dots with Climate Solutions, Climate Reality Bike Ride!

Have you been wondering about our wacky wintry spring weather? Remember our June-like January? Our local weather recently has been unpredictable, but we’ve been lucky so far in the Bay Area. With climate change contributing to erratic weather patterns, the best strategy is to be informed and prepared. This Saturday, May 5th, a global event… Read more »

Understanding Alternative Economies with Transition Berkeley, Tues 2/21/12

Understanding Alternative Economies with Transition Berkeley, Tues 2/21/12

The Occupy Movement brought much-needed attention to the injustice of our economic system, but what are the alternatives to the status quo? Join Transition Berkeley for an enlightening evening introducing some exciting innovative solutions that help build community and a better world. Meet panelists Marco Vangelisti (Slow Money), Mira Luna (Time Banks-Bay Area Community Exchange),… Read more »