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Posted July 22, 2016 by

Repair Cafe – Saturday August 20 from 9 am until 1 pm The Guelph Tool Library is presenting Guelph’s first Repair Café. The Repair Café will take place in the morning of Saturday August 20 at St. James the Apostle (86 Glasgow Street North, Guelph). […]

Posted July 15, 2016 by

Location: The site search has ended and we have officially found our new home!!  We are located at 123 Woolwich Street, Guelph, ON.   Open House: Come for a tour on Saturday, July 16, 2016 between 11:00am-2:00pm.  See our new space, check out our current […]

Posted April 6, 2015 by

The invitation to participate in the Keynote panel during Resilience 2015 gave Christine and me a great opportunity to reflect on the early days of Transition Guelph and all that has come into being since then. Thank you, planning volunteers, for the invitation to speak, and thanks to […]

Posted June 16, 2014 by

I just wanted to post a quick note to say what a great weekend we had coming together with Tina Clarke! Her care and facilitation were really great to experience. I am also so impressed and touched by the energy of those who came together for […]

Posted May 29, 2014 by

Sophy Banks tends to be hailed as an initiator of the Inner Transition aspect of the Transition Movement. She, along with her friend Hillary, joined early when Rob Hopkins and Naresh Giangrande were beginning to talk about a Transition Initiative in Totnes. Hillary thought there should […]

Posted May 23, 2014 by

Kelly posted earlier in the week talking about the power of story-telling in the Transition movement. I am a horribly practical person who has difficulty imagining what things may look like in the future unless I can see the steps that are needed to get […]

Posted May 15, 2014 by

I was reading The Power of Just Doing Stuff (Rob Hopkins, 2013) the other day and came across the Bristol Pound. What is this, you may ask? In 2009 a small group of Bristol citizens, inspired by what they had seen happen in Totnes, Brixton […]

Posted May 13, 2014 by

Edgar Cahn is an American lawyer and the founder of what we now call Time Banking. (For Wikipedia’s article on time-based currency, click here.) In the late eighties he suffered a heart attack and was stuck in bed for longer than he liked afterwards. He […]

Posted May 2, 2014 by

There is a determined group of people working away diligently in the TG supported Fair Trade Guelph project. The goal? Work towards the designation of Guelph as a Fair Trade Town. The most recent success of this group is to have received confirmation that the […]

Posted November 21, 2013 by

Acclaimed filmmaker Velcrow Ripper sets out to discover the power that is released when spirituality and activism meet. Sparked by what Ghandi called “soul force” and Martin Luther King called “Love in Action”, he discovers that remarkable individuals are taking action from the heart, igniting […]