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*Macy Monday at Salsbury and Adanac (just off The Drive)

November 5, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
We are a group that meets monthly to explore and experience Joanna Macy's "Work that Reconnects", a pioneering form of group work developed in the 1970's which supports us in learning strategies and creating a space to address and respond to the environmental challenges that we now face. New members are always welcome! Check out more about WTR here: http://www.joannamacy.net/theworkthatreconnects.html Call or email Heather for…See More
Nov 3, 2012
Marika Hall commented on Heather Talbot's event *Macy Monday
"Wow this sounds really amazing! Can't wait to learn more."
Oct 13, 2012
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*Macy Monday at Salsbury and Adanac (just off The Drive)

November 5, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
We are a group that meets monthly to explore and experience Joanna Macy's "Work that Reconnects", a pioneering form of group work developed in the 1970's which supports us in learning strategies and creating a space to address and respond to the environmental challenges that we now face. New members are always welcome! Check out more about WTR here: http://www.joannamacy.net/theworkthatreconnects.html Call or email Heather for…See More
Oct 9, 2012
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*Macy Monday at The Drive

October 1, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
We are a group that meets monthly to explore and experience Joanna Macy's "Work that Reconnects", a pioneering form of group work developed in the 1970's which supports us in learning strategies and creating a space to address and respond to the environmental challenges that we now face. New members are always welcome! Check out more about WTR here: http://www.joannamacy.net/theworkthatreconnects.html Call or email Heather for…See More
Oct 1, 2012
Heather Talbot posted an event

*Macy Monday at The Drive

October 1, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
We are a group that meets monthly to explore and experience Joanna Macy's "Work that Reconnects", a pioneering form of group work developed in the 1970's which supports us in learning strategies and creating a space to address and respond to the environmental challenges that we now face. New members are always welcome! Check out more about WTR here: http://www.joannamacy.net/theworkthatreconnects.html Call or email Heather for…See More
Sep 28, 2012
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*Macy Monday at Grandview Woodland

September 10, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
We are a group that meets monthly to explore and experience Joanna Macy's "Work that Reconnects", a pioneering form of group work developed in the 1970's which supports us in learning strategies and creating a space to address and respond to the environmental challenges that we now face. New members are always welcome! Check out more about WTR here: http://www.joannamacy.net/theworkthatreconnects.html Call or email Heather for…See More
Aug 31, 2012
Jordan B commented on Heather Talbot's event *Macy Monday
"Hi Heather, there is a chance I might be out of town at that time, but if I'm around you know I'll be there! Great to see Macy Mondays starting up again!"
Aug 23, 2012
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*Macy Monday at Grandview Woodland

September 10, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
We are a group that meets monthly to explore and experience Joanna Macy's "Work that Reconnects", a pioneering form of group work developed in the 1970's which supports us in learning strategies and creating a space to address and respond to the environmental challenges that we now face. New members are always welcome! Check out more about WTR here: http://www.joannamacy.net/theworkthatreconnects.html Call or email Heather for…See More
Aug 23, 2012
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*Macy Monday at Housing Coop Adanac and Salsbury

June 4, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
This is one in a series of workshops exploring our interconnectedness- with each other and the world- using Joanna Macy's 'Work that Reconnects' exercises. This is a free experiential workshop and everyone is welcome although the group is limited in size. If you are interested in deep ecology and want to find ways to reconnect; with each other, the earth and with ourselves; come along! Message me for address details Find out more about Joanna Macy and WTR here…See More
May 9, 2012
Jodi Peters commented on Heather Talbot's event *Macy Monday
"June 4th is Heather's birthday! A few of us are bringing some celebratory treats to share :) jodi"
May 9, 2012
Heather Talbot posted an event
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*Macy Monday at Housing Coop Adanac and Salsbury

June 4, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
This is one in a series of workshops exploring our interconnectedness- with each other and the world- using Joanna Macy's 'Work that Reconnects' exercises. This is a free experiential workshop and everyone is welcome although the group is limited in size. If you are interested in deep ecology and want to find ways to reconnect; with each other, the earth and with ourselves; come along! Message me for address details Find out more about Joanna Macy and WTR here…See More
May 8, 2012
Ross Moster left a comment for Heather Talbot
"Hi Heather, I thought this might be of interest to you... http://transitionculture.org/2012/04/30/your-chance-to-interview-joanna-macy-and-chris-johnstone/ Hope you're doing well! Cheers, Ross"
Apr 30, 2012
Heather Talbot's event was featured
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*Macy Monday at Salsbury and Adanac

May 7, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
This is one in a series of workshops exploring our interconnectedness- with each other and the world- using Joanna Macy's 'Work that Reconnects' exercises.  This is a free experiential workshop and everyone is welcome although the group is limited in size. If you are interested in deep ecology and want to find ways to reconnect; with each other, the earth and with ourselves; come along!Message me for address detailsFind out more about Joanna Macy and WTR here …See More
Apr 24, 2012
Heather Talbot posted an event
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*Macy Monday at Salsbury and Adanac

May 7, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
This is one in a series of workshops exploring our interconnectedness- with each other and the world- using Joanna Macy's 'Work that Reconnects' exercises.  This is a free experiential workshop and everyone is welcome although the group is limited in size. If you are interested in deep ecology and want to find ways to reconnect; with each other, the earth and with ourselves; come along!Message me for address detailsFind out more about Joanna Macy and WTR here …See More
Apr 9, 2012
Janet commented on Heather Talbot's event *Macy Monday
"Hi Heather, You can send the address to me at earthdaycranes@gmail.com. Am I remembering correctly that we will be making masks and should/could bring supplies? Thanks! Janet"
Mar 31, 2012
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*Macy Monday at Grandview Woodland

April 2, 2012 from 7pm to 9:15pm
This is one in a series of workshops exploring our interconnectedness- with each other and the world- using Joanna Macy's 'Work that Reconnects' exercises.  This is a free experiential workshop and everyone is welcome although the group is limited in size. If you are interested in deep ecology and want to find ways to reconnect; with each other, the earth and with ourselves; come along.  Aprils  workshop will be a 'Council of all Beings'Message me for address detailsFind out more about Joanna…See More
Mar 23, 2012

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In which Vancouver neighbourhood or other community do you live?
Grandview-Woodland, Hastings-Sunrise
Please tell us which areas of Transition interest you. For example: growing more food/urban agriculture, relocalizing our economy/local currency, Permaculture, transit, energy efficient buildings, the arts, urban homesteading, preserving seed diversity, placemaking, potlucks, outreach, organizing events, community-building, having fun while saving the world, or...
relocalizing our economy, inner transition (work that reconnects type stuff)
There's a saying that "Transition is not a spectator sport". It's true! Village Vancouver runs on people power, and engaging in activities and projects together helps us accomplish more. Which groups, networks, neighbourhood villages, or projects do you think you might be interested in getting involved with? And what knowledge, skills, resources or other assets can you bring to the mix? (Don't be bashful!)
Really want to get involved with work to relocalize the economy. Specifically interested in time banks. Back in the UK I managed a small 2.5 acre urban farm where I was also heavily involved with various community initiatives. I've done some Work that reconnects workshops and I am a trained counsellor.
What would you like to see improved in Vancouver or in your community regarding sustainability or resiliency? Do you have an idea for a new Transition project or activity?
Time banks!
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At 11:40am on March 11, 2013, Dana Wilson said…

Hi Heather,
I'm wondering if Macy Monday's are on at the moment? I'd really like to join if they are and if possible. Please send me a private message if you like!
Kindest regards,
Dana

At 1:31pm on April 30, 2012, Ross Moster said…

Hi Heather,

I thought this might be of interest to you...

http://transitionculture.org/2012/04/30/your-chance-to-interview-joanna-macy-and-chris-johnstone/

Hope you're doing well!

Cheers,
Ross

At 8:13pm on September 1, 2011, Village Vancouver said…

Great, Heather. See you then.

Ross

At 3:04pm on September 1, 2011, Village Vancouver said…

Hi Heather,

Does 1:30 pm (Sunday at Rhizome) work for you?

Cheers,

Ross

At 2:03pm on September 1, 2011, Village Vancouver said…

Hi Heather,

Sunday afternoon's probably best. I'm just waiting to hear when a late morning meeting is over, and then we can figure out a time. Meet at Rhizome Cafe on Broadway?

Thanks,

Ross

At 2:27pm on August 31, 2011, Village Vancouver said…

Hi Heather,

Great. there are lots of ways to engage in VV. I'm going out of town on Tuesday for a couple weeks. Want to try to connect before then? This Friday isn't good, but others days are (including the holiday weekend).

Cheers,

Ross

At 10:17pm on August 29, 2011, Jordan B said…

Hi Heather,

 

Jordan here - I am your neighbour in Grandview-Woodland and, as Ross mentioned, I am working on Open Money initiatives with Village Vancouver. If you're interested in helping to spearhead something like a time bank here in Vancouver, I'd love to discuss with you. I'll be around until mid-September, then I'll be away for three weeks before returning again, so let me know if you'll be available sometime in the next couple of weeks.

 

Looking forward to meeting you,

Jordan

At 3:00pm on August 26, 2011, Ross Moster said…

Hi Heather,

Welcome to Village Vancouver! I'm seeing your interest in Time Banks, and have passed your name along to Jordan Bober, who is spearheading our Community Currency project. (He also lives in Grandview Woodland village.)

It look like you've done a lot of interesting things. If you're interested, I'd like to get together for coffee/tea and discuss how you might get involved with VV.

Cheers,

Ross

VV convenor

 

 
 
 

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