North Bay Climate Adaptation Summit

Our Sky - Sonoma County

Thursday, November 3 & Friday, November 4, 2011
Pepperwood Preserve, 3450 Franz Valley Road, Santa Rosa, CA, 95404

Our Sky - Sonoma CountyLearn about the latest climate projections for Sonoma County and discuss the implications of these changes to our lives. Attendees can register for either day of this FREE event or for both days together. Lunch is provided and a afternoon reception will also take place each afternoon. Friday evening will conclude with a keynote talk featuring Brock Dolman from the Occidental Arts and Ecology Center.

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Slow Money – National Gathering

Slow Money - National Gathering

Slow Money national gatherings are quickly emerging as a significant new venue for field building, investing and social change. More than 1000 people from 34 states and several foreign countries attended our first two national gatherings, and more than $4.25 million has been invested in 16 of the presenting small food enterprises. Since last year’s event at Shelburne Farms, Vermont, 11 local Slow Money chapters have begun investing around the country.

2011 Bioneers Conference

2011 Bioneers Conference

Bioneers – Revolution From the Heart of Nature
Oct 14-16, 2011
Marin Center in San Rafael, CA

2011 Bioneers ConferenceBioneers is inspiring a shift to live on Earth in ways that honor the web of life, each other and future generations.

Each year, the Bioneers headwaters conference in California attracts about 3,000 people from diverse disciplines and walks of life including social entrepreneurs, scientists, NGO leaders, women leaders, educators, indigenous leaders, students, business leaders, public servants, artists, media-makers and engaged citizens. The keynotes are transmitted to local communities across the U.S. and sometimes abroad (20 with 9,000 people in 2010), serving as a focal point to build community to enact local solutions.