In Transition 2.0
Michigan Safe Energy Future is sponsoring a showing of In Transition 2.0, an inspirational movie documenting the Transition movement. You’ll hear about communities printing their own money, growing food everywhere, localizing their economies and setting up community power stations. A post film discussion will examine possibilities of a Transition Kalamazoo. More info>
WHERE: First Congregational Church, 129 S. Park St, Kalamazoo
WHEN: Wednesday, December 11, 6:30pm
Buy Local Art & Gift Fair
Enjoy works from 50 local artisans in a fun and festive atmosphere and surrounded by 1,100 acres of beautiful winter woods and trails at the Kalamazoo Nature Center. More info>
WHERE: Kalamazoo Nature Center
WHEN: Saturday, December 14, 9:00am - 4:00pm
Cooking Class : Paleo Holiday at the Peoples Food Co-op
Learn to make fun and creative holiday appetizers for a paleo-friendly holiday! Chef Stacy Housman-Schmitzer teaches some amazing grain-free dishes, including Spinach Artichoke Dip, Stuffed Mushrooms, and Cheese Balls. More info>
WHERE: Can-Do Kitchen, 511 Harrison Street, Kalamazoo, MI 49007
WHEN: Tuesday, December 17, from 6:30 to 8:30pm
COST: $20 Adult / Children FREE
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December 01, 2013 | MLive
Peace House is dedicated to fostering peace, justice and relationship in the Eastside neighborhood of Kalamazoo.
WMU expands, re-envisions definition and measures for sustainability
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WMU is a new participant in the Sustainability, Tracking, Assessment and Rating System—known as STARS—administered by the Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education.
Five ways to fight resistance to sustainability
November 20, 2013 | GreenBiz.com
From Twenty-Seven Dollars and a Dream: How Muhammad Yunus Changed the World and What It Cost Him : Five main strategies for dealing effectively and proactively with the resistance to change while avoiding discouragement and burnout.
TEDxKalamazoo event provided interesting answers to questions most people have not yet considered
November 13, 2013 | MLive
TEDx is an independently organized TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) event, meant to spread good ideas.