The Sarasota Permaculture & Transition Meetup is a forum open to all interested parties to learn about and to implement permaculture design concepts. We can provide opportunities for learning and implement sustainability concepts into our lives. We can accomplish this through information sharing, presentations and active participation in projects that will take knowledge, (i.e. that which we bring to the group and that which we learn from others), into the realm of action by engaging participants in the process.

In our own right we are all leaders and followers. Each of us has talents and our collective knowledge will, over time, be organically mixed into the fold when opportunities arise to activate that which each of us brings to the table.
So come and "peer through the veil." As a community, it promises to be a good place to "plant" oneself and to grow.

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IMPORTANT TIP: The message board is for all members to post items of interest. So make a posting and also check the MESSAGE BOARD frequently. You can get an email post when new messages appear and learn how to track those of importance to you. It is a great way to keep connected...

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Recent Meetups

  • 5 days ago · 3:30 PM

    Florida Permaculture Convergence

    3 Permaculture Advocates

    The 3rd Annual Florida Permaculture Convergence will be held again in 2015 at H.E.A.R.T. in Lake Wales, Florida. From Friday, March 27 through Sunday, March 29th,... Learn more
  • March 21 · 11:00 AM

    Learn to start seeds and propagate plants

    4 Permaculture Advocates

    Please join us and our host Val Ollinger from the Sarasota County Extension Master Gardner program as we learn to start our own food , flowers and plants from seed.... Learn more
  • March 21 · 9:00 AM

    Edible Landscape and Sustainable Home Tour

    15 Permaculture Advocates

    Curious about gardening in Florida or have questions about what it’s like to live more sustainably? Hop in your car or van, pick up family and friends, and spend a day... Learn more
  • March 11 · 6:00 PM

    Eat Your Yard with Linda Nelson!

    4 Permaculture Advocates

    Imagine simply walking out your front door and as you look around you see a plethora of edible plants ready for harvest. You have bushes, trees and vines with edible... Learn more
  • March 7 · 9:00 AM


    18 Permaculture Advocates | 5.00

    Early Florida pioneers hunted and foraged wild foods. Without wild foods, they would not survive. When they managed land, they kept a portion for wild plants and animals... Learn more
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  • Koreen Brennan founded Sarasota Permaculture Community

    on August 28

Founded Aug 28, 2008

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