Make sure to check out the event "Earth, Economy, and Us", happening June 12-14 at the Wellspring Retreat Center. It will be a time for reflection on the land and a time to examine life practices, collaborate on new economic structures, and make commitments which honor the earth and the One who created it.
Added by Whit Rany on May 22, 2009 at 3:42pm —
Nothing brings people together more effectively than external threat. Sharing resources and community gardening strengthen community; teaching knitting is part of the Great Reskilling. They may yet save their suburbs from decline unlike much of Flint, Michigan and Youngstown, Ohio which are planning to bulldoze some neighborhoods and return them to forest.
In Recession, Some See Burst of 'Neighboring'
Tough Times May Be Helping Build Stronger Communities in D.C.… Continue
Added by Ecolocitizen on May 4, 2009 at 11:14am —
See the message from Clagett Farm below.
It's a wonderful place to do some volunteering in exchange for
Check out my images from the farm.
We are getting ready for the first harvest, set for Tuesday, May 12 or Tuesday, May 19. We’ll have to update folks over the next week as we see how the crops are… Continue
Added by Roshani Kothari on May 3, 2009 at 2:32pm —