The Village Surrey Transition Initiative presents a free public screening of “In Transition 2.0” The screening takes place at the Surrey City Centre Library, 10350 University Drive, in the Dr. Ambedkar Room, 4th Floor. Doors open January 15th at 6:00pm, screening starts at 6:30pm. The screening will be followed by a facilitated dialogue.
“In Transition 2.0” is an inspirational immersion in the Transition movement, gathering stories from around the world of ordinary people doing extraordinary things.
You’ll hear about communities printing their own money, growing food everywhere, localising their economies and setting up community power stations. It’s an idea that has gone viral, a social experiment that is about responding to uncertain times with solutions and optimism.
In a world that is awash with gloom, here is a story of hope, ingenuity and the power of growing vegetables in unexpected places.
Local Village Surrey blogger Silvia Di Blasio writes:
“Being “In Transition” and accepting the realities that affect our present and future both as citizens and as part of a wider community is not an easy task. We are trying to intentionally transition from an unhealthy and terribly unjust society to a more sustainable, resilient and caring one. We are talking about big challenges and we are trying to discover how to best support each other and other groups in our communities through difficult times.”
To read more articles by Silvia, visit the Village Surrey blog at www.villagesurrey.wordpress.com. More information about the global Transition Town Movement can be found at www.transitionnetwork.org.
For more information about the local Village Surrey Transition Initiative and the Village Surrey Movie Night Series, contact David Dalley at firstname.lastname@example.org or (604) 502-8661.