[act-ma] Regional Gathering for a Resilient New England - March 21

Sarah Byrnes sarah at localcircles.org
Mon Mar 9 10:18:00 PDT 2015

*Join with grassroots organizers from around New England on March 21 in
Keene, NH:*

New England Regional Gathering

For grassroots groups focused on community resilience, environmental
justice, new economy, permaculture, sustainability, local energy, local
food, time banking, Transition and more

When: *Saturday, March 21, 2015,* 10am – 4pm
Where: Home Healthcare Hospice & Community Services Conference Room
312 Marlboro St
*Keene, NH*

Register here!

*Light breakfast and lunch provided $10 donation requested to help cover
the costs of food In-home Hospitality Available for Overnight Guests*

On March 21, Resilience & Transition groups and individuals from around New
England will gather in Keene, NH to share stories, lessons, and
inspiration. It’s becoming a proud New England tradition to hold these
gatherings to support our local work creating equitable and sustainable
communities. Join us to:

   - *Connect* with other organizers and activists from around the region
   working on community resilience
   - *Share* stories, lessons, tips and inspiration
   - *Discuss our “Common Story”* that conveys a vision for a positive
   future despite threats of climate change, resource shortages, economic
   inequality, and more
   - Consider how we can continue to build a region-wide network that *supports
   and serves local community groups*
   - Have *fun* and get *inspired*!

Register here!

*Convened by the Regional Organizing Committee (ROCkers)*
*And Coginchaug Area Transition (CT), New Haven Bioregional Group (CT),
Building a Local Economy (BALE) (VT), Sustainable Woodstock (VT),
Transition Montpelier (VT), Revive the Roots (RI), Global Awareness Local
Action (G.A.L.A.) (NH), Monadnock Energy Resources Initiative (MERI)
(NH), Transition Keene Advocates (NH), Belfast Transition (ME), The
Resilience Hub of Portland (ME), Poineer Valley Local First (MA), the
Jamaica Plain new Economy Transition (MA), Transition Newburyport (MA),
hOurworld Cooperative, the Institute for Policy Studies, the New England
Grassroots Environment Fund (NEGEF), Climate Action Business Association,
and the Post Carbon Institute*

Sarah Byrnes
Institute for Policy Studies, New England Office
412.953.6405 (cell)
*http://netransition.org <http://netransition.org>*

New England Regional Gathering for Resilience & Transition Groups
Saturday, March 21, Keene NH - Register here

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