Something “wicked” this way comes… On Thursday, October 22– Sunday, October 25, you may want to check this out. The Bioneers by the Bay: Connecting for Change Conference. The Marion Institute’s 5th annual conference will be held in historic Downtown New Bedford, MA. WHAT IS IT? Bioneers by the Bay provides an opportunity for concerned citizens to meet with environmental, scientific, and social justice innovators to address the Earth’s most pressing challenges. They are planning a rather remarkable three days of live keynote presentations, afternoon workshops, an extensive Youth Initiative program, a downlink of the 20th Annual Bioneers Conference in California www.bioneers.org , an exhibition hall featuring sustainable businesses and organizations, a community action center, films, music, art installations, a farmers’ market and local & organic food. WHEN IS IT? On Thursday, October 22– Sunday, October 25 in historic Downtown New Bedford, MA. MORE INFORMATION They have scholarships and volunteer opportunities available—if you want to go to the conference they want to help get you there! For more information, please visit their website  or call 508.748.0816.