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Powell River Dollar launches!

The PR$ has now “soft” launched, and the Official Launch event will be Saturday Nov 10th. So what does “soft launch” mean? It means that: you can buy your PR$ now (at CMG Printing on Marine Ave, or from the PR$ “Mobile” person at markets and fairs) the businesses who signed up with us are […]

October 30, 2012 · TTPR · One Comment
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What to Bring to the Really Really Free Market

The most important thing to bring is yourself 🙂 whether you bring anything else or not. We need you to take away the great stuff, eat the food, applaud the performers, pick up the community information, and get involved. So what else can you bring along with yourself? The most obvious thing is “stuff”… anything […]

September 12, 2011 · TTPR · No Comments
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Local Re-conomy Celebration weekend in September

TTPR has a full weekend event coming up in September, focused on Local Economy topics. That includes traditional and alternative views of economic development, localisation, businesses, money, time-banks, barter and sharing, the “gift economy”, and your own personal household economy.  Here’s the draft schedule, which is still subject to minor time changes: Fri Sep 16th […]

August 2, 2011 · TTPR · One Comment
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Upcoming Events for Aug 2011

Here are a few things coming up soon which may interest you… Sat Aug 6th: documentary by Avi Lewis – “The Take” 6:30 pm, Cranberry Hall, 6828 Cranberry St In suburban Buenos Aires, thirty unemployed auto-parts workers walk into their idle factory, roll out sleeping mats, and refuse to leave. All they want is to re-start […]

August 2, 2011 · TTPR · No Comments
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July and August 2011 Transition Events in Powell River

Here’s what’s coming up in July and August. We also have some really exciting stuff planned for September and October, so stay tuned for more on that 🙂 Food Dryer show-and-tell and Picnic Social Jul 24th Edible Garden Tour Aug 7th Alternative Cooking Methods demo Aug 13th All three of these events are co-organized by […]

July 17, 2011 · TTPR · No Comments
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Winter Food Gardening workshop: June 26th

TTPR and the Food Security Project are working on a series of food-related workshops during the rest of 2011 and into spring 2012. Our first is Sunday June 26th: Winter Food Growing with Rosie Fleury. Come along and learn how to grow your own food this winter: Now is the time to plant! The right […]

June 16, 2011 · TTPR · No Comments
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June home movie: “Fresh”

Thursday June 16th, 7pm: Join us in Wendy and Barry’s living room to watch “Fresh: the movie” From the movie website: FRESH celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system. Each has witnessed the rapid transformation of our agriculture into an industrial model, and confronted the consequences: food […]

June 16, 2011 · TTPR · No Comments
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May 20th home movie

Join us to watch “The Economics of Happiness” in Rob and Janet’s living room on May20th, 7 pm! Call 485 4123 to RSVP.  

May 16, 2011 · TTPR · One Comment
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Green Transport Roadeo May 7th

Fed up with high gas prices? Come and explore the ways you can get around Powell River without a car. Includes demos of electric vehicles, bus tour, bike maintenance, bike skills class, and more! Bring your own electric vehicle to show and tell if you have one.

May 5, 2011 · TTPR · No Comments
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Home movie: the “Crash Course” Tues March 8th

Our next home movie night will feature the 45 minute “short version” of Chris Martenson’s Crash Course – an explanation of how the economy works (and doesn’t work) from a very Transition-esque perspective. He presents everything in a very clear, factual, easy-to-understand way. We’ll also have DVD’s available of the full (3 hour plus) “Crash […]

February 27, 2011 · TTPR · No Comments
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