The Summer 2021 issue of “Communities Magazine” is out. The theme: “Ecological Culture”

“Communities Magazine” now approaching its 50th Anniversary is currently published by the Global Ecovillage Network – U.S. (GEN-US). The website provides a comprehensive index of articles and authors. Many articles are available on-line at no cost, with some no-cost digital supplements, as well. No matter what level of curiosity you have about intentional communities,... Read More

Saving Energy, Saving Money, Saving the Planet: new opportunities for CD13 residents*. Join our May 22, 2021 free workshop from 1 to 2pm

Learn more about: o the Los Angeles Eco-Village o the LADWP rebate programs o your role in reducing climate disruption o how to measure your ecological footprint o how to win prizes & money for participating LEARN – ACT – SHARE – CHANGE Register for the FREE virtual workshop here. This workshop is sponsored... Read More

20th Annual Municipal Green Building Conference – Fri & Sat May 21-22, 2022 – Virtual on the Whova Platform

The unprecedented events of 2020 punctuated the urgency of the climate crisis, the pervasiveness of racial inequities and environmental injustices, the deep impacts of housing unaffordability, and the vulnerability of our societal systems to handle extreme disruptions. “The Time is Now!” is a recognition that our actions to combat climate change, while strengthening our adaptive... Read More

Worker Co-ops: not business as usual – Sat., May 22, 2021 activities from 2:30 to 5:30pm

Catch the livestream of Saturday’s panel at 3:30 PM on our Facebook page, facebook.com/lacooplab!  We look forward to meeting L.A.’s cooperators and building the co-op movement with you! Worker Co-ops: Not Business as UsualSaturday, May 222:30-3:30 PM, Co-op fair: Check in at Ride On Bike Co-opCo-op market, Resources & Clinics with co-op attorneys & developers 3:30-4:30... Read More

Global Ecovillage Network Summit on-line stories thru 5/19/2021

Stories from: Kibbutz Lotan is an Eco-Jewish intentional, collective community based on a creative approach to egalitarian Judaism and a deep commitment to environmental protection. An Eco-Jewish community linking the spirit and the earth, educating its children to love and protect the environment, connecting them to their Jewish heritage while adapting tradition to contemporary... Read More

Free Rain Barrel Webinars plus other water consciousness workshops, recommended by the City of Los Angeles Watershed Protection Program: 5/13, 5/15/2021

Free Rain Barrel Webinars plus other water consciousness workshops, recommended by the City of Los Angeles Watershed Protection Program: 5/13, 5/15/2021 Los Angeles Sanitation and Environment’s Watershed Protection Program hosts free workshops from time to time.  Aside from learning rain barrel installation tips, participants will also learn about rebates for the purchase... Read More

Collective Impact: 12 speed talks on a variety of sustainability topics – Wed 5/12/21 from 5 to 7pm PST via Zoom free

Now, more than everStand up and be a championShare your impactJoin us for our 2021 Collective Impact speaker series.We’re tackling subjects from the climate crisis, resilience, health and wellness, and diversity and inclusion to equity, economy and environment and much more.We’ve assembled forward-thinking thought leaders for adiscussion on our collective impact on... Read More

Awaken: ReSTORYing for resilient community with the Reconciliation and Deep Adaptation Institute – May 10 to August 29, 2021 – on-line or hybrid

This course is for you if: You wish to step forward into personal, collective and planetary change and are ready to access tools for the learning journey. You have a calling towards restorative justice, peacemaking and reconciliation that is locally honouring and globally connected. You are interested in being involved in a path of design for resilient community building... Read More

GEN 2021: Global Ecovillage Summit – Living Solutions for a Regenerative World: online April 9 – 15, 2021

Go here for details and to register:Ecovillage Summit – Living Solutions for a Regenerative World by Global Ecovillage Network The GEN Ecovillage Summit is entirely free with online experiences hosted by the Global Ecovillage Network (GEN), and can be accessed from anywhere.The Summit will take place from April 9-15, 2021 and will showcase how ecovillages contribute... Read More

NEW COHORT STARTS APR. 8, 2021: Courses,Upcoming Radio Calls and News from Gaia University

A new vision of higher education: Gaia U is an on-line university training leadership for ecosocial regeneration As we celebrate the turn of the new year, it has also become apparent that the challenges highlighted by 2020 are not over yet. At Gaia U we have weathered the storms, and been able to provide guidance, inspiration and mentorship to our communities; in large... Read More

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