Orlando, Fl: Starting A Sustainable Community

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Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage says
NOTE: main link is https://www.facebook.com/events/1442746196027778/

Ma'ikwe Ludwig, the executive director of Dancing Rabbit Inc, the nonprofit arm of Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage, is bringing her knowledge about community start-ups to Florida!

Cooperation is a key element of sustainability, and a sense of community is critical for our well-being as humans. Many people feel drawn to a particular version of community: the residential intentional community. This talk will lay out the most important considerations for making a new community a success.

Topics will include:
- creating a good vision statement
- the relationship between decision-making, conflict resolution, and membership process
- social dynamics you need to know about
- economic choices and their implication for sustainability and group cohesion
- what you should-- and shouldn't-- freak out about
- key questions for making your community a sustainable one
- balancing holding the vision with attracting new members

Sponsored by Orlando Public Library and Florida Tiny House Enthusiasts

COST: Free

WHERE: Orlando Public Library, Albertson Room
101 E. Central Blvd. Orlando, FL 32801

WHEN: Saturday, November 7, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

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For more information about Ma'ikwe and her offerings please visit http://www.dancingrabbit.org/speakingtour

Ma'ikwe Ludwig is a pioneering sustainability educator, who, in addition to her work as Dancing Rabbit Inc.'s Executive Director, is head of Ecovillage Education US, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Fellowship for Intentional Community. Her work integrates ecological, economic, social, political and personal approaches, leading to a strongly holistic view of what it takes to truly be sustainable.
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By: Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage

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