Bowen in Transition


Bowen in Transition has been in existence since 2010, has a strong and evolving Coordinating Group, and has been sponsoring programs since its inception, including:

• Annual Sustainability Tour / Field Trip

• Tree Planting and Permaculture Events

• Forward Focus Film Series and Transition Library

• Youth in Transition Project

• Canning & Preserving Events

• Community Currency Project: Bowen Bucks (on hiatus)

• Workshops & Games: Resilient Communities, Inner Transition, Meaningful Livelihoods, Sharing Economy

• Climate Change/Carbon Footprint Updates

• Energy Audits and other Renewable Energy Actions

• Liaison with other Transition and Community Groups

• Fix-it Fairs

• Sharing Circles

• The Bowen Green Guide – with resources on Local Food, Transportation, Waste, Water, Local Economy, Gardening & Landscaping, House & Home, Green Consumerism, Resilient Community, Health & Wellness, Arts & Culture

Our Coordinating Team consists of: Dave Pollard, Carol MacKinnon, Kim Kasasian, Shasta Martinuk, Jacqueline Massey, Jackie Bradley, Phil Gregory, Jessica Mitts, Denise Richard and David Smith.