JP Forum Spring 2014 SpeakersThe Jamaica Plain Forum has ventured far and wide over the last six months, engaging in relevant and timely discussions ranging from ending mass incarceration with Jobs Not Jails to strengthening our social movements with Class Action’s Betsy Leondar-Wright.

Charles Eisenstein welcomed in the New Year with nearly three hundred of us, challenging us all to recognize the gift of presence in every circumstance, even on that cold and wintery New England night.

The neighborhood once again turned out for the fourth annual State of Our Neighborhood meeting where hundreds of neighbors joined together for a paramount discussion about racial justice and equity in JP.

We were inspired to persevere against the odds by long-time water activist Maude Barlow, energized to think more collaboratively by the spirited storyteller Chris Crass, and encouraged to imagine a city built for all by city planner and political advisor Bruce Seifer.

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At each forum, we watched people engage in unique and relevant learnings while growing together in community.

At the Jamaica Plain Forum, we do our best to attract speakers who bring new and relevant ideas to spur us on in our individual and collective journeys toward a better world.

We know that a healthy and vibrant neighborhood must engage in both challenging and inspiring conversations that allow space for the voices of every individual to rise.

For those of you who are part of the ever learning and ever growing community that is the Jamaica Plain Forum, I invite you to give a gift today as a token of your investment in community conversations that shape our neighborhood and our planet.

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You can also mail in your donation.  Make checks payable to “The Jamaica Plain Forum” and send to IPS New England Office, 30 Germania St. Bld. L, Boston, MA 02130.

 

Thank you for your generosity!

Chuck Collins and the JP Forum Team

 


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george marshall September 4th, 7pm – 8:30pm
First Church JP (map)
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Join us for a fun and lively evening with George Marshall as we explore one of most pressing questions of our time: why, even with overwhelming scientific evidence, do most people still not feel or accept the full threat of climate change?  We will also consider fresh and motivating ways to think about climate change.  This evening will be the first of a month long series dedicated to climate change and activism leading up to the People’s Climate March, the largest climate march in history. You won’t want to miss it!

Hear tales of Texan Tea Party foot soldiers and Nobel prize winning psychologists among others from a man who has been described as “Al Gore and Woody Allen wrapped up in one.”  Marshall’s search to understand the striking reality of climate change denial promises to be super entertaining and soul challenging.

Over the past 25 years George Marshall has worked at all levels of the environmental movement including as a senior campaigner for  Greenpeace US and the Rainforest Foundation.  Working through the Climate Outreach Information Network, the charity he founded in 2004, he has become one of the leading European experts in climate change communications. His new book, Don’t Even Think About It: Why Our Brains are Wired to Ignore Climate Change, will be released August 19th, 2014 and available for purchase at the event.

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September 17th 7pm- 8:30pmunnamed-1
First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map)

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Jim Vrabel comes to the JP Forum to discuss his new book, A People’s History of the New Boston, which provides a grassroots perspective on the tumultuous 1960s and 1970s, when residents of the city’s neighborhoods engaged in an era of activism and protest unprecedented in Boston since the American Revolution.

Although Boston today is a vibrant and thriving city, it was anything but that in the years following World War II. Credit for the city’s turnaround is often given to a select group of people, all of them men, all of them white, and most of them well off. In fact, a large group of community activists, many of them women, people of color, and not very well off, were also responsible for creating the Boston of today.

Using interviews with many of those activists, contemporary news accounts, and historical sources, Jim Vrabel describes the demonstrations, sit-ins, picket lines, boycotts, and contentious negotiations through which residents exerted their influence on the city that was being rebuilt around them. He includes case histories of the fights against urban renewal, highway construction, and airport expansion; for civil rights, school desegregation, and welfare reform; and over Vietnam and busing. Vrabel tallies the wins and, and shows how much of the legacy of that activism remains in Boston today.

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State of Our Neighborhood 2014

  4th Annual State of our Neighborhood Forum A Community Conversation about Racial Justice and Equity Thursday, February 27th, 6-9pm Kennedy Elementary School, Hyde Square JP (map) RSVP on Facebook or via email Please join us for our 4th Annual State of Our Neighborhood – we’ll be addressing gentrification, health equity, fairness for small businesses, and more through stories […]

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Maude Barlow – Blue Future: Protecting Water and People and the Planet Forever

Thursday, March 20th, 7pm-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook Join water warrior Maude Barlow for a discussion of her bold new book: Blue Future: Protecting Water for People and the Planet Forever (New Press, 2014). Maude is the author of 17 books, the national chairperson of the Council of Canadians, the board chair of Food […]

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The Work that Reconnects: Full Day Workshop

Saturday, March 29th, 10am-5pm Nate Smith House, 155 Lamartine St Registration required: http://tinyurl.com/WTR329 Deadline: Friday 3/21 Join us for a special day-long session of The Work That Reconnects (WTR) facilitated by Samantha Wechsler, Aravinda Ananda and Joseph Rotella. The Work That Reconnects is a pioneering form of group work developed by Joanna Macy and others. In […]

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Jobs not Jails: End Mass Incarceration and Fund Job Creation

Thursday, April 3rd, 7pm-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook  The U.S. locks up a higher percentage of its population than any other nation in the world. In Massachusetts, the prison population has tripled since the 1980s. At this rate, Massachusetts will spend $2 billion in the next 7 years to build 10,000 […]

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A Utopia to our North?: Durable Economies and Cities that Work for All

With Bruce Seifer, advisor to fmr. Mayors Bernie Sanders and Peter Clavelle of Burlington, VT First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email What is a durable economy? How is it created and what does it take to sustain it over time? Bruce Seifer, author of Sustainable Communities: Creating a Durable Local Economy will […]

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David Cay Johnston: Taxes and Inequality – Fixing A Broken System

Join us April 15th for a Tax Day conversation with David Cay Johnston, Pulitzer Prize winning reporter and author of Free Lunch and Perfectly Legal. Tuesday, April 15th, 7pm-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email We are honored to host investigative reporter and acclaimed speaker, David Cay Johnston, on Tax Day. While at The New […]

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Chris Crass: Toward Collective Liberation

Anti-Racist Organizing, Feminist Praxis, and Movement Building Strategy Wednesday, April 16th, 7pm-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email Join longtime social justice organizer, educator, and writer Chris Crass for a discussion of his new book:Towards Collective Liberation: Anti-Racist Organizing, Feminist Praxis, and Movement Building Strategy. In his new book, Chris provides powerful […]

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Missing Class: Strengthening Social Movement Groups by Seeing Class Cultures

Celebrate Class Action‘s 10th birthday and the release of Betsy Leondar Wright’s new book, Missing Class: Strengthening Social Movement Groups by Seeing Class Cultures! Thursday, May 1st 6:30pm-7:30pm – Light Refreshments 7:30pm-8:30pm – Author Talk & Discussion First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email  Are we ‘missing class’? Long-time economic justice activist Betsy Leondar-Wright, […]

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Keeping JP Artists Healthy

KEEPING JP ARTISTS HEALTHY Thursday, May 8th, 6:30PM Urbano Project 29 Germania St, JP RSVP on Facebook RSVP on Facebook Identify hidden hazards in your studio Control your exposure to toxins Explore safer alternatives Discover ventilation options Learn about proper storage and disposal Is your favorite JP Artist healthy? Are you an artist interested in learning how […]

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Time Trade Circle Potluck

Sunday, May 18th, 7-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) Need a ride to the airport? Help with childcare or someone to walk your dog? All of this and much more is offered through the Time Trade Circle! The Time Trade Circle lets us share our skills and get free help from others. When you […]

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Job Posting: Events Coordinator & Administrative Assistant

The New England office of IPS (IPS-NE), located in Boston, seeks to hire a high-energy, entrepreneurial and detail-oriented individual for the position of Events Coordinator & Administrative Assistant. This is an entry-level, salaried position with full benefits. See full listing here: http://www.idealist.org/view/job/NBzdpM2p8kh4/ Or: Click here to download PDF of full Events Coordinator Job Description Compensation and Benefits: This […]

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Our Journey to Palestine: Local Activists Report Back

Thursday, May 22nd, 7-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) Please note: this was originally scheduled for Thurs 3/20 Join Sara Driscoll, Susan Etscovitz and Nancy Murray as they report back from a two week Olive Harvest Delegation to the West Bank, Israel (the Negev, Nazareth, and Sderot) with Inter-Faith Peace Builders. Stays in Palestinian homes, working the olive […]

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Chris Hedges: Days of Destruction, Days of Revolt

Monday, June 9th, 7pm-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) For decades the liberal class was a defense against the worst excesses of power. But the pillars of the liberal class – the press, universities, the labor movement, the Democratic Party, and liberal religious institutions – have collapsed. In its absence, the poor, the […]

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Camp Commons: Living in the Transition

Come to An Activist Family Summer Camp! Camp Commons is a multi-generational four-day summer camp for community resilience activists working on economic, ecological and social justice, strengthening the commons, community resilience and the transition to the new economy. This year’s theme: Living in the Transition to a New Economy Facing the Future, Building Hope: Tools for Community […]

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JP@HOME Aging Well Together

Thursday, June 19th, 7:00-8:30pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot Street  Learn More About How This Newly Forming Organization Can Benefit You Join us for an evening exploring the new and local initiative to create a network of activity and support that will improve the lives of individuals aging in our community. Jamaica Plain residents, partnering […]

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The More Beautiful World Our Hearts Know is Possible: An Evening with Charles Eisenstein

Sunday January 26th, 4:00pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email As our social and ecological crisis deepens, what is our next step as agents of healing and change?  Charles Eisenstein’s work is an empowering antidote to the cynicism, frustration, and paralysis so many of us feel, replacing it with a […]

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Time Trade Circle Faire and Orientation

  Need a ride to the airport? Help with childcare or someone to walk your dog? All of this and much more is offered through the Time Trade Circle! The Time Trade Circle lets us share our skills and get free help from others. When you spend an hour helping another Circle member, one hour is […]

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Is JP Ready for Hurricane Season?

  Photo Sources: top, middle, bottom Tuesday, August 20, 6:30 pm Nate Smith House (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email  A little preparedness goes a long way … and it can be FUN! JP Forum & JPNET Potluck Tuesday, August 20th, 6:30pm Nate Smith House, 155 Lamartine St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by […]

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The Right to Stay Home

Español abajo. As the debate over immigration continues to polarize, come hear about an entirely different perspective on the issue – the migrant’s. The Right to Stay Home: How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration A Book talk with award-winning photojournalist, author and immigrants’ rights activist David Bacon. Presented as part of JP Reads 2013 focus on […]

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Time for a Sharing Economy: Time Banking & More

Tuesday, October 1st 6:30pm Potluck; 7pm Program; 7:45pm Time Trade Circle orientation First Church JP, 6 Eliot St, JP No money? No problem. Across the nation, “cooperative” and “gift” economies are on the rise.People are bartering, gifting, sharing, and trading time instead of money. Join us to talk about this inspiring trend with Stephanie Rearick (pictured), […]

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Film: Inequality for All – Special Sneak Preview Screening!

UPDATE: We are now SOLD OUT for our 9/26 screening – thank you for your interest! The movie will open at the Kendall on Friday 9/27 — please go see it! Tickets for normal screenings (starting on 9/27) will be available for purchase online or at the theater. Thursday, September 26th, 7:30pm Kendall Sq. Cinema, Cambridge Noted economic […]

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Youth Held at the Border: Immigration, Education, & the Politics of Inclusion

Photo Exhibit featuring students from Boston International High School & Book talk with Dr. Leigh Patel on Capitalism, Race and Immigration. In partnership with JP First Thursdays and JP Reads, this is the second installment of our Fall immigration series. Thursday, October 3rd 6:30pm – Photo Exhibit 7:30pm – Book talk First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP […]

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“Drown” with Pulitzer-Prize winner Junot Diaz

Pulitzer Prize winner Junot Díaz, author of “Drown” Author talk exploring the youth immigrant experience through short fiction In partnership with JP Reads, this is the final installment of our Fall immigration series. Friday, October 25th, 7:00pm The Footlight Club, Eliot St (map) Get your free tickets today at the Connolly and JP Branch Libraries - limit one per […]

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Moving Toward a Cancer-Free Economy

Moving Toward a Cancer-Free JP Economy: What We Can Do to Transition into a JP Free of Carcinogens Wednesday, Nov 6th, 7pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St Like other communities, JP is home to dozens of chemicals known or widely suspected of causing cancer, including substances in our homes, workplaces and public spaces. Latest […]

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Fossil Fuel Divestment Panel

Featuring JP Forum’s very own Chuck Collins. Saturday, November 16th, 10am to 12 noon Boston Public Library (Central) 700 Boylston Street, Boston, MA RSVP on Facebook   Why do college students, faith communities, and investment professionals think that divestment from fossil fuels is a smart and ethical choice for Massachusetts? Massachusetts Senate Bill #1225 now before […]

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Project Unspeakable: Marking the 50th Anniversary of the Assassination of JFK

Friday, November 22 7pm Venue TBD  November 22, 2013 marks the 50th year anniversary of the assassination of JFK.  Join us for a play reading inspired by James Douglas’ recent book, “JFK and the Unspeakable: Why He died and Why it Matters.” Through the medium of live theatre, this reading attempts to challenge the silence that for […]

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History of the Boston Children’s Museum

Sunday, December 8th, 3:00pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St The award-winning Boston Children’s Museum turns 100 this year – did you know that for almost 80 years it was right here in JP? Come learn this fascinating history with local experts. For over 100 years Boston Children’s Museum has been engaging children in joyful discovery experiences that instill an […]

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John Cavanagh: Visions for a New Economy

A Conversation with John Cavanagh: Co-chair of the New Economy Working Group and Executive Director, Institute for Policy Studies Thursday, December 12th, 7:00pm First Baptist Church, 633 Centre St (map) Please note location! RSVP on Facebook or by email The current economic debate pits austerity against prime-the-pump economic growth. Neither approach addresses the extreme inequalities of wealth and the ecological […]

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Seeking Fall 2013 Intern for JP Forum

It’s hard to believe, but the Summer is winding down, and it’s time for us to say goodbye to our Summer interns, including Alana, our fabulous JP Forum summer intern. Thank you, Alana, for your hard work and enthusiasm this summer! Are you looking for an opportunity to help foster a vibrant local democracy, a […]

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JP Climate Rally

 6:30 Potluck; 7:00 Program RSVP on Facebook As the planet lurches past 400 parts per million CO2, the time for climate action is now. Join us on July 16 to hear about exciting climate actions happening this summer across the country as part of 350.org’s “Summer Heat,” including an action at Brayton Point Coal Plant […]

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Land Grabs and the Right to Land: Community Resistance in Palestine, Africa, Latin America, and the US

Tuesday, March 26, 2013, 7:00pm Nate Smith House, 155 Lamartine St (map) RSVP on Facebook or RSVP by email Join some of the world’s leading experts on land rights for a look at land grabs around the world and at home. Grassroots International has partners around the world who are both resisting land grabs and also fighting for land rights and […]

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Stirring it up with Molly Ivins: A book talk and Tasting with author Ellen Sweets

Thursday, April 4th, 7:30pm (right after “First Thursday“) Please note 7:30 start time First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email* You may have known syndicated columnist Molly Ivins as an unabashed civil libertarian and vocal critic of the Bush administrations wars. But did you also know that Molly was […]

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Improv from the Heart: a True Story Theater workshop

Saturday, April 20, 10:00am – 1:00pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) Click here to register (Deadline: Wednesday, April 17th) Sliding scale fee: $10 – $40 Join us for an interactive theater workshop with True Story Theater. They’ll be using their unique approach to drama and storytelling to help you tell your story. We’ll […]

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Join the Movement to Address Climate Change: 350MA Comes to Boston

Note Different Location: Nate Smith House – 155 Lamartine Street 155 Lamartine Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130 RSVP on Facebook Concerned about the climate crisis? Join us for the first meeting of a potential Boston-based node of 350 Massachusetts. 350.org, the global climate action movement, has sprouted several statewide nodes and 350MA is linking groups across the state. Join […]

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The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century: A Social Justice Hall of Fame

The 100 Greatest Americans of the 20th Century: A Social Justice Hall of Fame Book talk with author Peter Dreier Tuesday, April 23, 7pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) A hundred years ago, any soapbox orator who called for women’s suffrage, laws protecting the environment, an end to lynching, or a federal minimum […]

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The Rich Don’t Always Win: The Forgotten Triumph over Plutocracy that Created the American Middle Class, 1900–1970

Austerity for average Americans, prosperity only at the top: Must the rich always win? Book talk with Sam Pizzigati, author: The Rich Don’t Always Win Thursday, April 25, 7pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) A century ago, just like today, the rich dominated America, both our economy and our politics. But by the […]

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Wake Up The Earth!

Sat, May 4, 2013 @ 12:00 pm Stony Brook Deck of the Southwest Corridor Park Stony Brook Station, Jamaica Plain, MA Jamaica Plain   Join the Jamaica Plain Forum and JP New Economy Transition (JPNET) participation in the Wake Up The Earth Festival 2013! Our table will be located in the Park adjacent to Stony […]

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A Resilient Water System for JP and Boston?

Investments in safe, sustainable and resilient water and sewer service: or where did all the money go? Thursday, May 9th Potluck: 6:30 pm, Program: 7:00 pm First Church in JP, 6 Eliot St (map) When Hurricane Sandy struck New York City it shut down the electric grid, cell phone system, and the subway. But when New […]

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To Divest or not to Divest? The pros and cons of fossil fuel divestment

On May 13th we had a phenomenal conversation about divesting from fossil fuel companies as a strategy to combat climate change. There were over 150 people at the forum, and the discussion was rich and deep. We are pleased to present you with a video of that forum, as well as several resources from some […]

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Foodopoly: The Battle Over the Future of Food and Farming in America – Book talk with author Wenonah Hauter

Wednesday, May 22, 7pm First Church Jamaica Plain, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email We can’t just shop our way out of it! Wenonah Hauter grew up on a family farm that her husband runs today as a Community Supported Agriculture Project (CSA), which is part of the growing local food […]

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Boosting JP’s Local Business

With nationally reknowned activist, entrepreneur and local economy pioneer, Judy Wicks Tuesday, June 4, 7pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email Good Morning, Beautiful Business is a memoir about the evolution of an entrepreneur who would not only change her neighborhood, but would also change her world—helping communities […]

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A Dialogue for Safe & Sound Gun Laws in our Communities

As the conversation on gun violence continues nationwide, JP Forum invites you to discuss how gun violence affects our communities and how it can be stopped. Thursday, June 13, 7pm First Church JP, 6 Eliot St (map) RSVP on Facebook or by email David Hemenway, PhD Recognized by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as one […]

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New England Transition & Resilience HUB Gathering @ the Slow Living Summit

Wed, Jun 5, 2013 – Sat, Jun 8, 2013 Brattleboro, VT   Calling all “Transition & Community Resilience” activists in the northeast! In conjunction with the “Slow Living Summit” and the “Strolling of the Heifers,” let’s gather for inspiration, celebration, story sharing and skills building. IF YOU REGISTER BEFORE MARCH 31st –You Can Get An […]

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“Camp Commons: Building Community Resilience” – An Activist Family Camp, July 7 – July 14

Sun, Jul 7, 2013 @ 9:00 am – Sun, Jul 14, 2013 @ 9:00 am World Fellowship Conference Center 368 Drake Hill Rd. Albany, NH 03818 Albany, NH Join a group of fun and engaged transition activists for the joy of exploration, singing, rethinking, dancing, laughter, eating, sharing skills and organizing strategies, and more singing, […]

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State of our Neighborhood 2013

Please note: due to snow and safety concerns, we have postponed the 2013 forum to the snow date: Tuesday, February 26th. Come one, come all to our 3rd Annual State of Our Neighborhood Forum Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 6:00pm to 9:00pm Kennedy Elementary School 7 Bolster Street (between Wyman and Mozart in Hyde/Jackson Sq)   […]

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Crossing the Class Divide with Barb Jensen

Crossing the Class Divide: A Cross-over Author’s Story Tuesday January 15, 2013, 7pm First Church in Jamaica Plain, UU, 6 Eliot St, Jamaica Plain Barb Jensen knows what it’s like to be a working-class kid disaffected from school because she was one. As a psychologist she has instilled pride and purpose in such kids. Barb […]

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Creative, Conscious Time Management with Pam Kristan

Creative, Conscious Time Management with Pam Kristan Thursday, January 17th 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM First Church JP, 6 Eliot St Are you resolved to use your time more effectively in the New Year? Pamela Kristan - local JP author, teacher, and consultant – has helped thousands of individuals and organizations find practical, creative strategies to improve their lives. Pam will lead […]

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Holy Moments – 2012 Year in Review

Dear Friends, What a year it has been! Please contribute to your local community forum – so we can keep the community conversations rolling. We measure our effectiveness in organizing Jamaica Plain Forums not just by how many people walk in the door; we also look for “holy moments” or “magic moments” of community connection […]

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JP NET Potluck: Buy Local for the Holidays – introducing the Boston Bean

JP NET Potluck: Buy Local for the Holidays – introducing the Boston Bean November 27th, 6:30pm Nate Smith House Come find out more about JP’s holiday experiment in local currency, the Boston Bean! RSVP on Facebook or RSVP by Email This holiday season, support local businesses in JP - the first 100 people at this potluck will receive a […]

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JP Forum: Reclaiming Our Democracy

We the People: The National Movement for a Constitutional Amendment to Reclaim our Democracy Thursday, September 27th,  7 PM RSVP and invite your friends on Facebook Government by the people is under attack by big money in politics. Because of the 2010 Supreme Court decision Citizens United v. FEC, corporations and the super-rich can now […]

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JP NET Movie Night: We’re Not Broke

Note Different Location: Nate Smith House 155 Lamartine Street, JP RSVP and Invite Your Friends on Facebook  Presented in collaboration with Greater Boston Move to Amend America is in the grip of a societal economic panic. Lawmakers cry “We’re Broke!” as they slash budgets, lay off schoolteachers, police, and firefighters, crumbling our country’s social fabric […]

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JP Forum: A History of JP Jazz Great Jimmy McHugh

A History of JP Jazz great Jimmy McHugh Sunday, October 14th,  3 – 4:30 PM RSVP and invite your friends on Facebook Jimmy McHugh, of the Boylston Street McHughs, was Boston’s man on Tin Pan Alley and the composer of some 500 songs between the mid-1920s and mid-1950s. He was friends with Gershwin, Ellington, and […]

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Winter Farmers’ Market

A Winter Farmers Market in Jamaica Plain – Meet your Farmers! Thursday, October 25th, 7pm – 9pm (please note the corrected date – a previous email listed it incorrectly) This November, Jamaica Plain’s first winter farmers market will open its doors to the public.  The Egleston Farmers Market (a community project supported by the JP […]

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Bill McKibben on Building a Climate Change Movement with Hope

Bill McKibben on Building a Climate Change Movement with Hope A conversation with Massachusetts Interfaith Clergy Sunday, October 28, 2-5pm (McKibben to speak at 3:30pm) Please register here. RSVP and invite your friends on Facebook What do a rabbi, a bishop a minister a nun and an activist have in common?  They’ll all come together […]

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From Guerilla to Grandmother: Politics of Rage and Practical Peace with Katherine Power

From Guerilla to Grandmother: Politics of Rage and Practical Peace with Katherine Power Friday, December 7, 7pm – 9pm “I didn’t set out to be a terrorist” begins Katherine Power’s bio. Come hear this local activist’s remarkable story of seeking peace and reconciliation in the wake of being accomplice to a heinous crime. In 1970 […]

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JP NET Potluck: Transition Stories from Around New England

RSVP on Facebook Meet members from Transition and Resilience Initiatives from all six New England states! We’ll hear from: Lisa Fernandes – Lisa is the founder and director of the Resilience Hub, a collaborative non-profit organization based in Portland Maine that hosts resilience-building programs and projects like Portland Maine Permaculture, Portland Trading Post, Greater Portland […]

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