Announcing a new Meetup for Aging In Community - San Francisco Bay Area!
What: Visions of Utopia - IC documentary covers Aging Issues co-presented with Bay Area Community Land Trust; hosted by East Bay Cohousing
When: Tomorrow, Tuesday, May 5,[masked]:00 PM (optional dinner beforehand)
Suggested Donation: $10.00 per person
Where: Berkeley's Historic Hillside Club in the Gourmet Ghetto!
Meetup Description: could Intentional Community be in your future? Come to this DVD world premiere
and find out. Bring your friends, and explore community alternatives together with us.Visions of Utopia: Part 2by Geoph Kozeny
This two-part full-length color documentary, completed in February, has been more than 11 years in the making. Now you can actually see how representative communities look "up close" while you listen to members tell their stories in their own words. Visions of Utopia, Part 2
, making its first public world showing here, features retrofit cohousing
, cooperative rural farming
retrofit neighborhoods, urban income-sharing
, limited-equity cooperative, an EcoVillage
, a non-residential community, a remote permaculture
enclave, and more.
See The Farm
Community in Tennesee, Ganas
on Staten Island, Sandhill Farm in Missouri, Goodenough
Community in Seattle, Catholic Worker House
Tuesday, May 5
5:30 PM: Dinner
(reservations required; when you RSVP here, provide your email/phone # for details
7 PM- 9PM: Film Showing
(open to all, $10 suggested donation
9 PM-9:30 PM: Discussion
The Hillside Club
, 2286 Cedar
in North Berkeley's Gourmet Ghetto
A benefit for Fellowship for Intentional Community (FIC
with the Producer in person: Laird Schaub
, FIC Executive Secretary
We've also invited members/founders of other communities, including one featured in the film, to join us for discussion.
Please invite your friends to join us in East Bay Cohousing
) for this exploration of the many forms of community living, and visit our website
to learn of the many more fun events we have planned this month, including a East Bay to North Bay cohousing bus tour
May 16, a reception with Senior Cohousing
author Chuck Durrett
May 20, an "Aging In Community" booth at the Maker Faire in San Mateo May 30-31, a carpool trip to North Bay cohousing neighborhoods and co-ops June 6 and save the date for a workshop with Finding Community
and Creating a Life Together
author Diana Leafe Christian on July 11-12.
Our MeetUp group is free, and paid annual members get cohousing books
, event and tour discounts
, cohousing coaching
, and much more.
Questions? Call (510)[masked]
Learn more here:http://www.meetup.com/Aging-In-Community/calendar/10334880/