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* * Transition Framingham* Framingham Sierra Club* Framingham Earth Day* Green Up DayCommunity Garden GroupEnvironmental E...
* * Community Gardens* Framingham’s first community gardens* “Grounds Around Town”* People collect coffee grounds from bus...
* * Framingham Earth Day* I <3 Framingham* Best Practices: Plan ahead, Know yourstrengths and weaknesses
* 1.  Put your sign-up sheet out EVERYTIME.2.  Advertise if you want to see people (eventhe existing ones!)
* * Support fledgling groups that come out of I <3Framingham.* Engage more people.
* * An annual, local, regional gathering.* Simple (read: will actually be used) system for sharingresources* Everyone’s we...
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Framingham, Alex Volfson

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Sustainable MetroWest Gathering 2013 presentation by Alex Volfson

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Framingham, Alex Volfson

  1. 1. * * Transition Framingham* Framingham Sierra Club* Framingham Earth Day* Green Up DayCommunity Garden GroupEnvironmental EducationFACES – Environmental JusticePlarningDisaster PreparednessFramingham Downtown RenaissancePlant-Based Eating GroupGood Time CyclesPermaculture PlantingsGrounds Around Town
  2. 2. * * Community Gardens* Framingham’s first community gardens* “Grounds Around Town”* People collect coffee grounds from businesses tocompost, instead of having them go to landfillsand create methane* Based on Ashland’s “Grounds Around Town”* Seed Swap* Swapped seeds and seedlings
  3. 3. * * Framingham Earth Day* I <3 Framingham* Best Practices: Plan ahead, Know yourstrengths and weaknesses
  4. 4. * 1.  Put your sign-up sheet out EVERYTIME.2.  Advertise if you want to see people (eventhe existing ones!)
  5. 5. * * Support fledgling groups that come out of I <3Framingham.* Engage more people.
  6. 6. * * An annual, local, regional gathering.* Simple (read: will actually be used) system for sharingresources* Everyone’s webpage to have a page of links to groups local tosurrounding towns

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