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Tuesday, January 12, 2010
How to Be an Agent of Change in Your Circle of Influence Course Announcement
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed people can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has. – Margaret Mead
How to Be an
Agent of Changein Your Circle of Influence
Help pioneer the new green frontier and take part in a dynamic grassroots program.
WHO:Anyone seeking to initiate or accelerate sustainable practices and/or raise eco-awareness within a circle of influence
WHAT:How to Be an Agent of Changein Your Circle of Influence
This six-session interactive course covers the theory, practice, and tools needed towork for change within a circle of influence (such as a school, neighborhood, place of worship or workplace).
Each participant will develop a projectin consultation with other members in the class and take steps of early implementation.
The scope of initiatives varies greatly from, for example, upgrading recycling efforts at work to transforming a local school into an ecology center. In other words, the framework works at almost any scale.
WHERE:COSI, 333 W. Broad St., Columbus, Ohio
WHEN:FiveMondays from Noon to 1:45 p.m. starting January 18 through February 15, followed by a break and final meeting on March 15
HOW:Register one of three ways: call Simply Living at 447-0296; use the online form at www.simplyliving.org; or call Lisa Kreischer at 885-4029.
COST:$30 Simply Living member, $35 non-member, scholarships available, plus parking $3 per session.