Catch a FREE talk by Guy Dauncey — Vancouver Island visionary, futurist, alternative energy expert, and author of the new “ecotopian” novel Journey to the Future: a better world is possible. Ucluelet — Friday March 4th, 7pm at Blackberry Cove Marketplace, 243 Main St. AND Tofino — Saturday March 5th, 2pm at the FOCS Community … More Guy Dauncey, book launch/talk, 4-5 March
A amazing weekend long event showcasing regional farmers, growers and backyard enthusiasts producing food on the West Coast. February 27 and 28 at the Tofino Botanical Gardens See poster for more details:
In Transition 2.0 screening and Community Visioning This hour-long film features Transition Town founder Rob Hopkins, along with residents of cities and towns in the process of Transition. It’s an excellent introduction to the techniques and rationale for building resilient, fossil-fuel-independent communities. 7pm, Thursday 18 Feb. Ucluelet Community Centre Activity Room We’ll follow up with a visioning session to … More Transition movie in Ucluelet, Thu-18-Feb
Rob Shirkey, lawyer, TEDx speaker and founder of OurHorizon.org, will discuss the psychology, economics and law behind his proposal to display climate change information labels on gas pumps. The concept has been endorsed by top climate scientists and is being pursued by several communities in BC, including Tofino. Rob will share his plans to take the … More Climate talk, Tue-16-Feb in Tofino
Transition Town 2.0 Screening and Community Visioning Join us on Tuesday February 9th at 7pm at the new community space at 100 Fourth Street – Tofino.
The new prime minister Justin Trudeau certainly seems to have a better grasp of the urgency to move towards a low carbon economy. His official statement at the Conference of Parties (COP21) in Paris ceratinly highlights this: “We have an opportunity to make history in Paris – an agreement that supports a transition to a … More Canada’s Statement at COP21
The Transition Town movement is a response to imminent, catastrophic climate change and its underlying cause, our oil dependency. It’s a movement that believes if we wait for governments to act on these threats, it will be too little, too late. If we act as individuals, it’ll be too little. A community, however, coming together … More Transition Town Movement in Tofino and Ucluelet