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.
We had so much fun playing in the streets last year, we just had to do it again this year. Find specifics here!
The Media Environmental Advisory Council (EAC), Transition Town Media, Media Providence Friends School, Friends of Glen Providenc ... read more →
You’ve heard of the Great Media Garage Sale, right? That weekend in September when the neighborhoods of Media turn into garage-sale heaven? Eight years ago, Transition Town Media tried to help cut down on the Monday morning trash hang ... read more →
Chester Housing Authority’s Bennett Community Farm Inspired by Cuba
Farmer Natania Schaumburg at Chester’s Ruth Bennett Farm
This blog comes to us from Stefan Roots, blogger at Chester Matters blog, about the farming methods of Natania Schaumburg, farmer at the Ruth Bennett Farm in Chester, PA, inspi ... read more →
The Kosmos Climate, Consciousness, and Community Summit last month was extraordinary, a moving, inspirational, and motivational experience. As Convener Rhonda Fabian, of Kosmos Journal, summarized:
“We arrived as champions of ... read more →
Three Most Important Steps to Reverse Climate Disruption
On Monday, April 22, I attended Kosmos Journal’s Climate Change, Consciousness and Community Summit in Media, PA. The program included presentations on facing climate reality, working with emotions, reconnecting to nat ... read more →
a non-profit organization, in association with Transition Town Media and Pendle Hill Quaker Center in Wallingford,
Pennsylvania, announce a regional Climate Summit to be held the weekend of
Easter, Passover and Earth Day – Apr ... read more →
Permaculture is a cutting-edge approach to living that helps both people and the environment. By cooperating with nature and her energies, we are able to design our lives, from backyards to neighborhoods, farms or even[...]
The Media Environmental Advisory Council (EAC), Transition Town Media, Media Providence Friends School, Friends of Glen Providence Park, Media Arts Council, the Bicycle Coalition of Philadelphia, and other great partners have teamed up to bring[...]
The Friends Economic Integrity Project of Philadelphia Yearly Meeting presents an evening on emerging movements – the Green New Deal, the Sunrise Movement, and the movement for public banking. These movements are beginning to knit[...]
The group meets on the second Monday of the month in the upstairs Conference Room at the Media Upper Providence Free Library. We are creating a community of vegans and vegetarians to focus on food,[...]
The Steering Group is the governing body of Transition Town Media. Comprised of representatives of each of the current Working Groups, the officers of TTM, and any other interested and committed members of TTM, this[...]