Speaking of Climate: Sharing Stories, Cultivating Resilience

02/05/2017 - 20:00
Fundamental to our identity as a species, crucial to the health and well-being of our communities, the way that we eat fuels the 21st century challenges that threaten our way of life.

The Art of the Trickster

10/05/2017 - 20:00
Lewis Hyde's Earth Talk on the art of the trickster focuses on how mythological figures play with the joints of creation, sometimes destroying settled life by disjointing it entirely but more often keeping the world lively by moving its joints around or simply lubricating them. Mythologist and storyteller Dr. Martin Shaw will be alongside Lewis telling stories of Wolverine, Fox and any number of shameless denizens of sacred disruption. Filled with humour and dynamism, these tales stretch from the very creation of the earth to something that happened on the way to work this morning

Creating Islands of Sanity

24/05/2017 - 20:00
Working with what we have, where we are, and who we're with is the path to reinvigorating our best human qualities of generosity, creativity and community even as the general culture spirals into deeper fear, aggression and polarization.

Slow Money: Investing as if Food, Farms, and Fertility Matter

05/07/2017 - 20:00
Come hear directly from Woody Tasch about Slow Money's progress, including the $56 million invested in more than 625 small food enterprises via dozens of local networks and investment clubs.