We are organizing a group people in the Columbia neighborhood who are interested in gardening, work parties, sharing resources and building community! Please feel free to join us and begin sharing gardening ideas, permaculture and community events!
"Great looking house, Sharon! Transition Birchwood would welcome new Transition members to the neighborhood! We have some great people in the neighborhood working toward personal and neighborhood resilience. It's a great neighborhood for…"
$5 Suggested DonationAfter catching "Collapse" at the Pickford January 21-23, be sure to follow up with "Homegrown" the first of our Transition Film Series, an upbeat film about a family that, while "living off the grid", harvests over 6,000 pounds of produce on less than a quarter of an acre, makes their own bio diesel, powers their computers with the help of solar panels, and maintains a website that gets 4,000 hits a day.We'll have a short discussion following the film for any who would like…See More
Learning as much as I can about sustainable building practices, sharing with my clients what I have learned, and making the buildings I design as sustainable as possible.
In what ways do you identify with the Transition movement? Why are you interested?
For as long as I can remember, I've felt that this country was on a downward spiral. Although I didn't know the word at the time, even as a high school student I could see that we were living in an unsustainable way. I am appalled at our wasteful ways of living and apparent blindness to the impending collapse of the planet.
Do you have particular interests, skills, talents or resources you would like to bring to Transition Whatcom?
My area of expertise is architecture, but I am interested in all aspects of sustainability, especially waste reduction.
In what neighborhood or part of the county do you reside?