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Archive for wiser together – Page 2

Inter-Connectedness

David Isaacs, co-founder of the World Cafe, reads a letter, written by Chris Ahrends about his experiences during the “Ubuntu Cafe”.

“… held in the gentle embrace of intentional community and enlivened by energy of uniqueness – for me, the Cafe experience was a profound homecoming…” 

 

World Cafe is “Stepping In” on a new level – increasing our capacity to engage most effectively with the challenging issues of our times. Here’s an overview of what we’re envisioning and some of the priorities we’ve identified to start. Please join us and contribute what you can to support this important work.

This blog post is one response to an open invitation to our global community – to step up & express what the gift of the World Cafe means to YOU. We welcome your posts, as well as your comments and shares.

Wiser Together Impact Café

Intergenerational Partnerships for The Great Turning

(Time shown is local time in San Rafael, CA, USA; UTC -7)

How can we work inter-generationally to usher in “The Great Turning” towards a life sustaining society? Come join conversations about how we can collaborate across the cycle of life to shape our shared future.

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Hosts: David Shaw, UCSC Common Ground Center; Dana Pearlman, The Lotus: Authentic Leadership Development; Joanna Macy, Bioneers elder, author and seed teacher of The Work That Reconnects;

Wiser Together Impact Café

Village Building & Reclaiming the Commons

(Time shown is local time in San Rafael, CA, USA; UTC -7)

Can we turn isolated communities and fractured environments into resilient, intergenerational, nature-connected villages? Come join conversations about public placemaking, reclaiming the commons, permaculture, and slowing down into deep community.

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Hosts: David Shaw, UCSC Common Ground Center; Dana Pearlman, The Lotus: Authentic Leadership Development.