You are invited ….. to Green Drinks Thursday November 28th at Moby’s from 5 pm until 7pm.Bring a friend, help us get the word out, bring your news! Come and enjoy a drink, some snacks and good conversation. Share your Transition news and come and find out about the latest projects and initiatives on Salt Spring Island.What is Green Drinks?Green Drinks is an informal networking event where environmentally/socially minded people meet over drinks. Started in London in 1989, it has spread to 51…See More
Mobys5-8pmYou are invited ..... to Green Drinks Thursday 6th December at Moby's from 5 pm until 8pm. Come and enjoy a drink, some snacks and good conversation.We will have a special guest, Elizabeth Zook talking about the neighbourhood emergency preparedness program known as POD and answering questions :)There are 50+ neighbourhood PODS identified on Salt Spring Island. The POD program was designed to develop a positive partnership with responders and residents with the goal of building…See More
Artspring Theatre,Thursday, January 26, 20127:00 p.m.Richard Heinbergs latest book, The End of Growth: Adapting to our New Economic Reality, proposes a startling diagnosis: humanity has reached a fundamental turning point in our economic history. The expansionary trajectory of industrial civilization is colliding with non-negotiable natural limits.Richard Heinberg’s book goes to the heart of the ongoing financial crisis, explaining how and why it occurred, and what we must do to avert the…See More
"attended a training session led by Sophy Banks and Naresh Giangrande at UVic which truly inspired me,to continue on this path seek more training ,new mentors and hands on projects.have been gardening with my elderly neighbors,wish to start…"
"would love to have a look at the humanure book,would be glad to help with shoveling manure or turning compost ,cooking ivy and buttercups morning glory into soup in anna edey in solviva has a tremendous design for digesting manure in a small…"
"would love to participate in a brazing and welding workshop,spent seven seasons with triple 8 treeplanting around Williston lake and Grande Prairie,if we made some sturdy weeding tools we might enlist some volunteer labor to dig up ivy and nasty…"
This group includes people who are interested in using solar andother appropriate technologies at the local/household level and in public energy policy. Contact Jan Slakov email@example.com /537-5251 or Ron Watts.See More
Food preservation the way my grandmother did it........... without chemical preservatives with unpronounceable names. Learn these skills in small groups that will come together over time and as interest is expressed and demonstrators are discovered.