Events

Past Events

Potlucks in the park 2017
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 6:00pm

Potlucks 2017 flyer

 

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P'EARTH DAY CELEBRATION - SATURDAY, APRIL 22
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:00am

Come celebrate Earth Day in Perth!

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Transition Perth Potluck - Nov 12
Saturday, November 12, 2016 - 5:30pm

Where: 58 Cockburn St, Perth. Right near the Fairgrounds.
What: Let's get together to share some food and enjoy each other's company. This is a potluck. Read more...

Stuff Swap!
Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 10:00am

Transition Perth, in collaboration with the Perth and District Union Library and the Table Community Food Centre are organising a Stuff Swap!

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Potlucks in the park 2016
Thursday, September 15, 2016 - 6:00pm

Potlucks 2016 flyer

 

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Local Leap Manifesto Meeting
Wednesday, August 24, 2016 - 7:00pm

Join other concerned Perth area residents to determine how the Leap Manifesto can be/is being implemented locally. 

For more information about the LEAP manifesto, Read more...

Veggie Garden Tour 2016
Saturday, July 23, 2016 - 11:00am

 

This is a FREE EVENT!

MORNING
Meeting at Perth Heritage Bikes and Rentals 39C Gore St East Read more...

Fundraising Breakfast for the Ardoch Algonquin Culture Camp
Saturday, June 25, 2016 - 9:00am

Where: St Paul's United Church, 25 Gore St W, Perth, ON
What: Please consider joining this fundraiser to support the 2016 Ardoch Algonquin & Apagidiwag Read more...

Let's Do It! - A meeting about acting on the Leap Manifesto here in Perth
Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 6:30pm
When: Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm 
Where: Mc Martin House (downstairs basement), 125 Gore St E, Perth
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P'EARTH DAY CELEBRATION - FRIDAY, APRIL 22
Friday, April 22, 2016 - 6:00pm

It's Spring, time for celebration!
It's Earth Day, a time to celebrate our one-and-only home planet.
Perth is celebrating Earth Day Read more...

Let's Do It! - A Transition Perth meeting - April 19
Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth.
What: Let's talk about what we feel like creating together in our town and what's already going on.

Transition Perth Potluck
Friday, March 25, 2016 - 6:00pm
Where:  20 Hughes Crescent, Perth
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Let's Do It! - A Transition Perth meeting - March 15
Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth.
What: Let's talk about what we feel like creating together in our town and what's already going on.

7th Annual Perth Seedy Sunday
Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 10:00am

Free workshop at 11am - Robbie Preston "How to reduce water usage in your garden, save our wetlands and have a better garden with less work". All workshops are Read more...

Perth Allotment Garden Meeting
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 6:30pm

Where: The Table, 190 Gore Street East, Perth.What: These are fun and informal meetings planning next steps for a spring/summer 2016 launch of a new community Read more...

Let's Do It! - A Transition Perth meeting
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 6:30pm
Where: Mc Martin House, Read more...
Transition Perth Potluck - Bring a friend! :)
Friday, February 5, 2016 - 6:00pm
Where:  2 Read more...
Men's Group starting in Perth
Wednesday, October 7, 2015 - 7:00pm

A monthly men’s meeting for men of any age (teens, twenties . . . nineties), whatever kind you are is the right kind. Find out more about what’s up for your brothers and (if you choose to) build Read more...

Composting Workshop
Saturday, October 3, 2015 - 1:00pm

Wrap up your garden and get a good start for next year by learning how to make compost! Composting encourages beneficial organisms and gives your garden a healthy boost. We will have fun in this Read more...

Transition Perth Potluck - Sep 30
Wednesday, September 30, 2015 - 6:00pm

Where: 71 Halton St, Perth. Right near the Fairgrounds opposite Queen Elizabeth school.
What: Let's get together to share some food and enjoy each other's Read more...

Community Potlucks in the Park - 2015
Thursday, September 17, 2015 - 6:00pm

L A S T  C A L L !

Join us for these yummy and fun Community Potlucks.

Where: at Stewart Park picnic tables, near the bandstand.

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Let's Do It! - A Transition Perth meeting
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth.
What: Let's talk about what we feel like creating together in our town and what's already going on.

Non-fiction Book Club
Monday, August 17, 2015 - 7:00pm

Wages of Rebellion book coverLadies and gentlemen, reach for your Read more...

Veggie Garden Tour 2015
Saturday, July 25, 2015 - 10:00am

Fifth Annual Perth Veggie Garden Tour!

Join us at one of the meeting places and we'll tour the gardens Read more...

Let's Do It! - Transition Perth meeting
Tuesday, July 14, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth.
What: Let's talk about the awesome projects and events we're organising this Summer and see how everything is Read more...

Solar Food Dehydrator Workshop
Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 1:00pm
Perth Ecstatic Dance
Thursday, July 9, 2015 - 7:30pm

Where: McMartin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth

What: Ecstatic dance is a journey of self-guided moving meditation, a non-structured and spontaneous feeling Read more...

Let's Do It! - Transition Perth meeting
Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth.

What: Let's talk about the awesome projects and events we're organising this Summer and see how everything Read more...

Transition Perth Potluck - May 22
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 6:00pm
Let's Do It! - Transition Perth meeting
Tuesday, May 19, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth.
What: Let's talk about the awesome projects and events we're organising this Summer and see how everything is Read more...

Spring Bicycle tune-up Workshop
Saturday, May 16, 2015 - 10:00am
Perth Ecstatic Dance
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 7:30pm

Where: McMartin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth
What: Ecstatic dance is a journey of self-guided moving meditation, a spontaneous feeling through the music to Read more...

Composting Workshop
Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 1:00pm

What: Get a good start this Spring and learn how to make compost! Composting encourages beneficial organisms and gives your garden a healthy boost. We will have fun in this hands Read more...

"Walk as One at 1" guided labyrinth walk
Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 1:00pm

When: May 2nd 2015, 1 PM
Where: Perth Community Labyrinth in Stewart Park, across the river by the trees
What: "Walk as One at 1" Read more...

Transition Perth Potluck - April 24
Friday, April 24, 2015 - 5:30pm

Where: 28 Church Street, Perth
What: Let's get together to share some food and enjoy each other's company. This is a potluck. Please bring a dish to share. Read more...

Earth Day Celebration - Watch Extreme Realities
Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 7:00pm

When: Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - Doors open at 6:30, movie starts at 7pm sharp!
Where: Algonquin College, Perth campus
What: Watch Read more...

CFUW (Canadian Federation of University Women) Environment Meeting
Monday, April 20, 2015 - 7:00pm

Where: Perth Legion, 26 Beckwith St E, Perth
What: Climate action: celebrating recent progress and facing challenges in the Perth area, how you can help! Read more...

Opening Sod Squad of the Season and Start of Spring Potluck
Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 2:00pm

Where: 3628 Hwy 43 W, just outside Smiths Falls on the way to Perth. Warning! Relying on Google Map will put you on the wrong side of town! 
What: The Sod Read more...

Let's Do It! - A Transition Perth meeting
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth.
What: At our last meeting, we defined some awesome events we want to organise this Summer. Let's talk about Read more...

Transition Perth Potluck
Friday, March 27, 2015 - 5:30pm

Where: 2 Arthur Street, Perth
What: Let's get together to share some food and enjoy each other's company. This is a potluck. Please bring a dish to share. Read more...

Transition Perth Meeting
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth
What:

  • Do you feel like getting involved?
  • Do you have a project or event idea?
  • Do Read more...
Seedy Sunday
Sunday, March 8, 2015 - 10:00am

The Perth Farmers' Market hosts their annual SEEDY SUNDAY at the Legion in Perth (26 Beckwith St. East). FREE admission, FREE workshops. At 11 am Telsing Andrews of Aster Lane edibles will speak Read more...

Transition Perth Potluck
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 5:30pm

Where: 71 Halton Street, Perth
What: Let's get together to share some food and enjoy each other's company. This is a potluck. Please bring a dish to share, Read more...

The Work That Reconnects - Workshop
Saturday, January 31, 2015 - 9:00am
Transition Perth Potluck
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 5:30pm

Where: 1 Grant street, Perth
What: Let's get together to share some food and enjoy each other's company. This is a potluck. Please bring a dish to share, a Read more...

Transition Perth Meeting
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth
What: Please join us for our first meeting of the year! :)

Transition Perth Meeting
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth
What: Join us at Mc Martin House and participate in making Perth an awesome town for the next hundred years (at Read more...

Transition Perth Meeting
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 6:30pm

Where: Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth

What: Join us at Mc Martin House and participate in making Perth an awesome town for the next hundred years ( Read more...

Social Enterprise Workshop: Algonquin College Perth Campus
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 9:00am

Are you committed to building a stronger Lanark County?
Would you like to participate in a free workshop to discuss Social Enterprise as a tool for Non-Profits?
Do you have a business Read more...

Meeting of the Perth Transitioners!
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 6:30pm

Join us at Mc Martin House and participate in making Perth an awesome town for the next hundred years (at least)! :)

Mc Martin House, 125 Gore St E, Perth, ON

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Potluck in the Park - September 25
Thursday, September 25, 2014 - 5:30pm
Potluck in the Park - September 11
Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 5:30pm
Meeting of the Perth Transitioners!
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 6:30pm

Join us at Mc Martin House and participate in making Perth an awesome town for the next hundred years (at least)! :)

Potluck in the Park - August 28th, 2014
Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 5:30pm
Potluck in the Park - August 14th, 2014
Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 5:30pm
For The Next 7 Generations - movie at The Table
Wednesday, August 13, 2014 - 6:15pm

Join us every second Wednesday of the month, at THE TABLE COMMUNITY FOOD CENTRE for DINNER AND A MOVIE. Dinner is 430-6pm. Introductions and discussion 6pm-6:15pm. Movie begins at 6:15pm.

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Perth Bicycle Collective - Workshop
Saturday, August 9, 2014 - 2:00pm

Bring your bikes for help with basic maintenance including how to tighten brakes, true a wheel, change a tire or tube. This free workshop is held monthly behind
The Table Community Food Read more...

Potluck in the Park - July 31st, 2014
Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 5:30pm
Veggie Garden Tour 2014
Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 9:30am

DETAILED ROUTE AND TIMES:

9:30am Meet at Last Dual Park/Tay Docks parking area.
9:30am-10:15 Walk 3 1/2 blocks to 110 Beckwith St. E - and visit Brian's Garden
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Gift Circle and Potluck
Sunday, July 6, 2014 - 5:00pm

When: Sunday, July 6, 2014 4:00-8:30pm
Where: 330 Cameron Sideroad.
What: Potluck 5:00-7:00pm and Gift Circle 7-8 pm - Children are Read more...

Transition Perth's 'Ride for Resilience' Bike Parade Launch
Sunday, July 6, 2014 - 9:00am
Transition Perth Solstice/June meeting!
Monday, June 23, 2014 - 6:30pm

Greeting friends and fans of Transition!

We're inviting you as always to the upcoming Transition Perth group meeting. Let's call it our Solstice Meeting! It's happening on Monday June 23rd Read more...

Potluck in the Park - June 19th, 2014
Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 5:30pm
Gift Circle
Friday, June 13, 2014 - 5:30pm

When: June 13, 2014 5:30-8:30pm
Where: 28 Church Street, Perth
What: Potluck 5:30-6:30pm and Gift Circle 6:30-8:30pm - Children are Read more...

Potluck in the Park - June 5th, 2014
Thursday, June 5, 2014 - 5:30pm
Transition Perth meeting!
Tuesday, May 27, 2014 - 6:30pm

Greetings Transitioners!

Well, Spring has finally sprung! Hope everyone is feeling renewed and re-energized, and ready to meet each other again on Tuesday May 27th at McMartin House in Read more...

Perth Bicycle Collective starting
Saturday, May 24, 2014 - 10:00am

The Perth Bicycle Collective is ready to Read more...

Gift Circle, BBQ and seedling swap!
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 - 10:00am

When: May 20, 2014 10am -9pm
Where: 60 South street Perth (right across the street from the school by the fair grounds)
What: seedling Read more...

With My Own Two Wheels - Dinner and a movie at the Table CFC
Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 4:30pm

"The bicycle as vehicle for change around the world"

Gift Circle
Sunday, May 11, 2014 - 11:00am

When: May 11, 2014 11am -2pm
Where: 218 Christie Lake North Shore rd
What: Potluck 11 am - noon and Gift Circle noon - 2pm - Children Read more...

From Charity to Solidarity
Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 7:00pm

From Charity to Solidarity poster

Spring Meeting with Transition Perth!
Tuesday, April 29, 2014 - 6:30pm

McMartin House, 125 Gore St. East, Perth

Come help Perth grow into the sustainable and resilient town our hearts know is possible.

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Design: Your Life and The Outer Landscape - workshop
Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 9:00am

Second of two workshops. This one is about designing our lives once we connect with the finiteness of our lives and know our purpose and what brings us alive. Cost: an experiment in gift economy Read more...

Nobel prize-winning climate scientist and Canadian, Jim Bruce in Perth
Monday, April 14, 2014 - 7:00pm

The Perth and District Canadian Federation of University Women,  invites you to a presentation by Jim Bruce who will discuss what climate changes we can expect in this area and what we can do Read more...

Conservation Biologist, Social Critic, Thought Leader Guy McPherson in Perth
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 7:00pm

Guy McPherson will be speaking about accelerating climate chaos and the probability of near-term human extinction, as a result, and how we might live in the face of this.

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Empty Bowls 2014
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 11:00am

Purchase a locally handcrafted pottery bowl for $20, fill it with Red Lentil Curry and help support local sustainable food programs in our community.

Location: Foodsmiths Read more...

Being: The Inner Landscape - workshop
Saturday, April 5, 2014 - 9:00am

Interesting workshop about the finiteness of our lives and how to live according to our purpose and what brings us alive. The cost is an experiment in gift economy!

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Why Should We Care About Energy East?
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - 6:30pm

Cost: Admission free, donations welcome
What: Three speakers, followed by question and answers. You may submit your questions in advance to Read more...

Potluck and Gift Circle
Sunday, March 30, 2014 - 5:00pm
Why Should We Care About Energy East?
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 - 6:30pm

Ontario residents would be wise to find out how the Energy East Pipeline is going to affect us. If we want any changes made, now is the time to make our suggestions, before the pipeline is Read more...

Potluck and Gift Circle
Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - 6:00pm
5th Annual Seedy Sunday
Sunday, March 2, 2014 - 10:00am
Dinner and a Movie at the Table
Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 4:30pm

Join us every second Wednesday of the month, at THE TABLE COMMUNITY FOOD CENTRE for DINNER AND A MOVIE. Dinner is 4:30-6pm. Introductions and discussion 6pm- Read more...

Gift Circle - Let's get started!
Friday, February 7, 2014 - 7:00pm

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Transition Perth meeting
Tuesday, February 4, 2014 - 6:30pm

Please join us for another gathering of Transitioners. The meeting will take place on Tuesday, February 4, at McMartin House, 125 Gore Street (at Harvey), starting at 6:30 p.m.and running until 9 Read more...

Community Action Training
Tuesday, January 21, 2014 - 7:30am

Organised by the Table Community Food Centre

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Planning Your Veggie Garden – (Free Workshop)
Saturday, January 18, 2014 - 9:00am

Organised by the Table Community Food Centre. For more info on this workshop click Read more...

Agapé Permaculture school
Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 10:00am
Centre for Sustainable Watersheds - World Class Speaker Coming to Perth
Saturday, October 19, 2013 - 9:00am

Do you want the latest in how to protect your lake? Want to learn how to get your lake residents involved and get them helping too? Then come on out to the 12th annual Lake Links Workshop in Read more...

Perth Farmers' Market Community Lunch
Saturday, October 5, 2013 - 12:00pm

Perth Farmers' Market Community Lunch

LET'S TALK RESILIENCE!
Thursday, September 26, 2013 - 6:00pm
FIELDWORK Equinox Event
Sunday, September 22, 2013 - 7:00pm

Hi all, You are invited to a celebration of the 2013 autumn equinox at FIELDWORK on the evening of Sunday September 22nd..  There's an oversized EAR sitting in the middle of the FIELDWORK meadow Read more...

Movie Night at The Table - I AM
Thursday, September 19, 2013 - 7:00pm

The documentary I AM is the story of a man who had it all until something happened to make him realize he might have it all...wrong. After a near-death experience, Hollywood film director Tom Read more...

Bringing Back the Bees
Sunday, September 15, 2013 - 9:00am

Sunday, September 15, from 9:30 am to 4 pm at the Civitan Hall, 6787 County Rd. 43, in Perth, ON. Susan Chan, program manager at Farms at Work, will provide landowners with ways to attract bees Read more...

Lanark County Harvest Festival
Sunday, September 8, 2013 - 11:00am

Want to get fresh with a local farmer? The first Read more...

Community Summer Potluck
Thursday, September 5, 2013 - 5:30pm

Barns, Farms & Wicked Chefs 2nd Annual
Saturday, August 24, 2013 - 5:30pm

Save The Date!

The Table Community Food Centre (formerly the Perth & District Food Bank) invites you to our second annual summer benefit, showcasing the best of local Read more...

Community Summer Potluck
Thursday, August 22, 2013 - 5:30pm

Community Summer Potluck
Thursday, August 8, 2013 - 5:30pm
Veggie Garden Tour & Permaculture Tour 2013
Saturday, July 27, 2013 - 10:00am

 

Welcome to our 3rd Veggie Garden Tour!  We invite you to visit the gardens on your own, to bike or carpool with Read more...

Community Summer Potluck
Thursday, July 25, 2013 - 5:30pm

200th Anniversary Fundraiser
Friday, July 12, 2013 - 8:30pm
Community Summer Potluck
Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 5:30pm

Northeast Permaculture Convergence
Friday, July 5, 2013 - 10:00am

This amazing convergence features 3 days and over 35 presentations and workshops on permaculture!  Come connect with the permaculture community, and enjoy the food and camping!  This event brings Read more...

Work Exchange Applications for Permaculture Courses
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 - 12:00am

The Permaculture Institute of Eastern Ontario is accepting Work Exchange applications for the Read more...

Live theatre while supporting the community!
Sunday, June 30, 2013 - 12:00am

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Comunity Summer Potluck
Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 5:30pm
Community Summer Potlucks
Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 5:30pm

Invitation to bring your gift to the circle!
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 7:00pm

I have been thinking of starting a gift circle here in Perth for a while and thought it would be great to do it through Transition Perth.

A gift circle is a group of people who come Read more...

Community Summer Potlucks
Thursday, May 30, 2013 - 5:30pm

Community Summer Potlucks - Perth Ontario

Ecological Design & Gardening: Introduction to Permaculture Course
Saturday, May 25, 2013 - 12:00am

Permaculture is an eco-logical approach to design based on observing nature.  It can be applied to physical systems (eg. farms, gardens, cities) and to social systems (eg. organisations, Read more...

Hunger Awareness Week
Monday, May 6, 2013 - 12:00am

Hunger Awareness Week runs from May 6th – 10th this year. The CFC has organized several events throughout the week to inform community members young and old about the real culprit behind hunger; Read more...

Loving Earth & Building Soil
Saturday, May 4, 2013 - 9:30am

Join us for a day of learning and discovery inspired by permaculture, deep ecology and shamanic practice.

We'll visit the garden and learn about:

Local Perspectives on Climate Change: A Call to Action!
Monday, April 15, 2013 - 7:30pm

The Perth and District Canadian Federation of University Women in collaboration with the Friends of the Tay Watershed Association presents: Local Read more...

Pruning Fruit Trees: The Art and the Science
Saturday, April 13, 2013 - 9:30am

A great introduction to establishing an orchard, rejuvenating an old one, or maintaining small trees around your yard!

Hosted by Diane Falvey of Stony Brae Farm, and facilitated by Joanna Read more...

Organic Grain Production Workshop
Sunday, April 7, 2013 - 1:00pm

ORGANIC GRAIN PRODUCTION, "JUST IN TIME" PROCESSING AND DIRECT SALES
Maberly
led by George Wright, Castor River Farm, Metcalfe
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Goat Milk Soap Making Workshop
Sunday, April 7, 2013 - 1:00pm

Join us at kricklewood Farm for a Sunday afternoon of soapmaking!  Using the cold process method,  we combine  goat milk, a variety of fats, lye, herbs and essential oils to give a high quality Read more...

Thrive - Permaculture, Reiki and Shamanism
Thursday, March 28, 2013 - 7:00pm

Veggie Garden Tour 2012
Saturday, August 11, 2012 - 1:00pm
Community Summer Potlucks
Thursday, June 7, 2012 - 5:30pm
Apple Grafting - Skill Sharing Workshop
Saturday, March 3, 2012 - 2:00pm
GrowthBusters - movie
Thursday, February 23, 2012 - 7:00pm
Fruit Propagation Workshop
Saturday, October 15, 2011 - 4:00pm
Perth Gift Bazaar 2011
Saturday, September 3, 2011 - 9:00am
Veggie Garden Tour 2011
Saturday, August 13, 2011 - 9:00am
Cooking with the Sun, a Solar Cooker Demo
Saturday, July 9, 2011 - 9:00am
Money as Debt - movie
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 6:30pm
the Economics of Happiness - movie
Wednesday, March 16, 2011 - 6:30pm
Movie series & Discussions
Tuesday, February 15, 2011 - 6:30pm
Transition Movie 1.0
Tuesday, October 5, 2010 - 7:00pm