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Transition Colorado Presents: Chris Martenson Live (July 16)

Chris Martenson, creator of the Crash Course video series—an in-depth exploration of our current global economic kerfuffle—will be making an appearance in Boulder, Colorado, this week to talk about how we can shape our future and thrive in the face of multiple crises. The event is sponsored by Transition Colorado.

Martenson will also be on hand Saturday the 18TH and Sunday the 19TH to present “The Crash Course Seminars: Thriving in Any Future.” See www.transitionbouldercounty.org/crashcourse.html for full details.

TRANSITION COLORADO PRESENTS

CHRIS MARTENSON LIVE

THE CRASH COURSE:
THRIVING IN ANY FUTURE

Thursday, July 16 at 7PM
Unity Church, 2855 Folsom Street, Boulder, CO

Economic turbulence…Resource depletion…Environmental concerns…

How will your future be affected? What can you do about it?

The next twenty years are going to be completely unlike the last twenty.
Changes in the economy, energy, and the environment are converging to create an unprecedented future.
Are you ready?

THE CRASH COURSE explains our current situation, what is likely to happen next, and what you can do about it.
Hear Chris Martenson in person, the man who predicted our current economic situation more than five years ago
—and who can help you better appreciate the optimism found within these challenges.

Admission $5 in advance or at the door. Tickets available from your local Transition Initiative.

[email protected] or 303-494-1521

Download a PDF of the press release.


5 Common Invasive Species and How to Manage Them

Last week, we asked authors Tao Orion and Katrina Blair to share alternative approaches to managing five different plant species commonly held to be “invasive.” St. John’s Wort, Garlic Mustard, Thistle, Oxeye Daisy, and Kudzu are often dismissed as annoyances at best and the target of aggressive eradication with harmful chemicals at worst. Orion and […] Read More..

What in the World is a Pawpaw?

Have you heard of the pawpaw? A few generations ago, most would say “yes!” You could ask just about anyone and they could tell you what this fruit looked and tasted like, and more importantly, where to find it. But today, the pawpaw remains a mystery to some and entirely unknown to others. In Pawpaw: […] Read More..

Uncovering the Many Uses for Abundant Kudzu

As Invasive Species Week comes to a close, Tao Orion, author of Beyond the War on Invasive Species, and Katrina Blair, author of The Wild Wisdom of Weeds,  share alternative approaches to understanding and managing Kudzu. Take a look through our final profile and check out any you might have missed along the way: Oxeye […] Read More..

Oxeye Daisy: A Plant for the Pollinators

As Invasive Species Week continues, Tao Orion, author of Beyond the War on Invasive Species, and Katrina Blair, author of The Wild Wisdom of Weeds, are sharing alternative approaches to managing and using plants considered to be “invasive.” Take a look through today’s profile on Oxeye Daisy and check out tips for working with Garlic […] Read More..

How to Manage Invasive Thistle and Improve Your Soil

As Invasive Species Week continues, Tao Orion, author of Beyond the War on Invasive Species, and Katrina Blair, author of The Wild Wisdom of Weeds, are sharing alternative approaches to managing and using plants considered to be “invasive.” Take a look through today’s profile on two variations of Thistle and check out tips for working […] Read More..