How to Become a Sustainability Magnet

Today, I went to the monthly meeting of the Boston Area Sustainability Group and heard a talk from the National Network for Oceans and Climate Change Interpretation (NNOCI). They've got a really powerful framework for climate change communications; very useful talk. I might even sign up for their trainings. Today, I also attended steering committee … Continue reading How to Become a Sustainability Magnet

Cookie Party for Community Cooks and Dark Money

Today, I went to a "cookie party" fundraiser, at the home of a board member of Community Cooks. Community Cooks, you may remember,┬ámobilizes groups of people to offer home-prepared food to vulnerable neighbors seeking assistance from human service agencies. My community cooks team ended up disbanding when our team leader left last year, but it … Continue reading Cookie Party for Community Cooks and Dark Money

Our Stories, Our Stuff, Our Somerville and more

Today, I dropped off a contribution to a community-curated exhibit at the Somerville Museum. Called "Our Stories, Our Stuff, Our Somerville," the exhibit aims to tell stories from the community in a series of of objects and performances. Today, I also attended a talk by Byron DeLear, a historian who studies flags and their meaning. … Continue reading Our Stories, Our Stuff, Our Somerville and more