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RE: [hreg] Weekend training for our converging crises

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  • Nan Hildreth
    Howdy, howdy. Long tie no talk to you. ... Nan Hildreth 713-842-6643 Action is the antidote to despair.... Joan Baez
    Message 1 of 4 , Nov 17 9:41 AM
      Howdy, howdy. Long tie no talk to you.

      At 04:17 PM 11/16/2009, you wrote:
      >On Saturday I will be at the Green Party of
      >Texas' 10th Anniversary/annual convention. Maybe I can make it Sunday.
      >To: hreg@yahoogroups.com
      >CC: mjuedeman@...
      >From: nanhildreth@...
      >Date: Mon, 16 Nov 2009 16:02:26 -0600
      >Subject: [hreg] Weekend training for our converging crises
      >Training for Transition in Houston this weekend
      >The multiple crises we face: economic, environmental, peak oil, peak
      >everything, climate, and spiritual are also
      >opportunities. Opportunities for change. Opportunities to
      >redesign and remake our institutions and thus our world. The
      >Transition movement is doing just that around the world. Its only
      >four years old, but has spread to 660 "sprouting" communities and 245
      >"official" initiatives in 27 countries (so far). Transition Houston
      >is the 40th official initiative in the US and the 208th worldwide.
      >Join us this weekend, November 21 & 22, to envision how we can begin
      >our personal transition and become a catalyst for change in our
      >neighborhoods and in our city. We will be led by Zaida Amaral
      >(Albuquerque) and Bill Aal (Seattle), both official Transition
      >Trainers with Transition US. They have a wealth of knowledge and
      >experience in the Transition process and will assi st us in learning
      >how we can plan and work together for a happier, healthier, more
      >secure low-carbon future. Together we can make lemonade out of all
      >these lemons of converging crises, or, better yet, discover that they
      >may not be lemons after all!
      >What: Training for Transition in Houston
      >Where: Sheldon Lakes State Park and Environmental Learning Center
      >When: Saturday and Sunday, November 21-22, 2009 (with optional
      >activities and potluck on Friday, November 20)
      >Cost: $200 (reduced from $250 and includes breakfast and lunch each
      >day), partial scholarships may also be available
      >To Register: Email
      >your name and contact information, or call Mark Juedeman at 832-655-5104
      >For more
      >Transition Houston
      >Nan Hildreth <mailto:NanHildreth@...>NanHildreth@...
      >Houston 713-842-6643
      >"An authentic movement is not a play for power - it is teaching and
      >learning writ large." "Now the world becomes our classroom, and the
      >potential to teach and learn is found everywhere. We need only be in
      >the world as our true selves, with open hearts and minds."
      >"the simple choice to live with integrity can have far-reaching effects."
      >Palker Palmer in Yes! Magazine
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      >Windows 7: It works the way you want.

      Nan Hildreth 713-842-6643

      Action is the antidote to despair....
      Joan Baez
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