We run a FreeStore on State Street. All items in the store are free. You are welcome to come and take whatever you might use. In this way we keep things out of landfills, support a reuse ethic, and help meet each others needs without the use of money through a gift economy.
A volunteer-led initiative of Transition Town Media that strives to create a community-wide circle of giving to encourage people to volunteer their talents and receive, in return, help with their unmet needs.
The second in our monthly potluck series, Think Global, Act Local, Be Happy, was a fascinating look at the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and how they align with a world we’d all like to see – where every single person is wa ... read more →
Think Global, Act Local, Be Happy Potluck Gathering
Ready for our SECOND monthly potluck? We were very pleased by the positive response to the first one, Hope in Action. Our guests, Ellen Morfei, Eve Miari, and Kristin Seale, lit the room on fire and generated quite a deep and lively discussion!
We e ... read more →
Our New Monthly Potlucks Start on February 19th with Hope in Action!
Our Annual Planning session in January was a big success! As usual, lots of ideas surfaced and lots of discussion ensued but a few ideas really grew legs. One of them was that we wanted to start having monthly events again and that they should, whene ... read more →
Our 2018 Annual Planning session (Sat, Jan 27, 2018) was packed with energy, ideas, and enthusiasm – 30 folks highly-motivated to do good things for ourselves and our planet!
We started with a few exercises to get us in the right frame of mind – ... read more →
We love ending the year with our beautiful Winter Solstice Celebration. It brings people together to share a sacred state of mind, a commitment to peace and understanding, and a celebration of life, love, and joy. This year’s Solstice Celebrati ... read more →
TTM was pleased to take part in a Bicycle Repair Clinic on Dec 16, 2017, held in collaboration with our friends at Chester Made, a new and exciting maker-space in Chester. The DIY clinic was intended to teach participants basic bike repair as their ... read more →
Hedgerow Theatre will celebrate its 95th anniversary with a Ball to honor its own Belle: Director Emeritus, Penelope Reed, who was recently awarded a Barrymore Lifetime Achievement Award. The Belle of the Ball Benefit, to[...]
Judy Wicks, local entrepreneur and founder of the Sustainable Business Network (SBN) and the Business Alliance of Local, Living Economies (BALLE), will speak about creating a peace-based economy. Local self-reliance in food, water and energy[...]
In the current era of large corporations creating and satisfying (meeting) consumer demand through mono-culture and “big ag” technology, there is a revolution, of sorts, to eat local and organic, protect the diversity of foods, identify[...]
In this talk, I assume that genuine social relationship is necessary for justice, and I argue that its absence leads to what most people might characterize as evil. As much as we hunger for mutuality[...]
A large number of Americans have been drawn into political action for the first time. At the same time, fewer of them identify with any particular religious faith or spiritual practice. The combination is a[...]
Secure computer recycling and data destruction event. Anything with a plug! Desktop, laptops, tablets, servers, hard drives (On-site hard drive and cell phone data destruction will be offered for $10 each) LCD monitors Cell phones,[...]