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Screening of : The Wisdom to Survive
Date Thursday October 02
Time 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Berkeley Fellowship of Unitarian Universalists’ Hall
1924 Cedar (@Bonita), Berkeley http://www.bfuu.org
Event Type Screening
Organizer/Author
Climate change is taking place. Will we have the wisdom to survive?

Transition Berkeley invites you to join us for an inspiring film that focuses on how we can live creatively and even joyfully in the face of this catastrophe.
The Wisdom to Survive features thought leaders and activists in the realms of
science, economics and spirituality: Bill McKibben, Richard Heinberg, Joanna Macy, Gus Speth, Roger Payne and more.


We'll meet and greet from 6:30 to 7:00. Please bring locally grown snacks to share.
The film will be at 7:00 and followed by a discussion about how we can form strong
communities to meet the challenges we face. According to Joanna Macy:
“ If you want an adventure, boy! What a time to be alive! Don't waste time in self-pity over darkness. Don't waste time trying to figure out better circumstances that you might like. You're born into this and you're here to love it! And to see that it goes on ..” This evening promises to be thought-provoking and action promoting. See you there.

For more info: info [at] transitionberkeley.com
website: http://www.transitionberkeley.com

This event is cosponsored by Transition Berkeley, Obsidian Farm and BFUU's Social Justice Ctee.
Suggested donation $5-$10. No one turned away.
Wheelchair accessible.

For occasional email notices of peace/eco/social justice alerts and related events at BFUU, send any email to:
bfuusjev-subscribe [at] lists.riseup.net

For weekly notices of BFUU services etc. go to:
http://www.bfuu.org/signup.html
Added to the calendar on Tuesday Sep 16th, 2014 9:47 AM

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