Transition Mar Vista/Venice

Transition Mar Vista/Venice
Transition Mar Vista/Venice projects include Little Free Libraries community build days and Good Karma Gardens pay-it-forward edible gardens. Join us for these activities, as well as many others!


HELLO! We invite you to explore the resources and links posted here. For information about Transition Mar Vista/Venice's events, please check (and like!) our Facebook page:


Good Karma Garden Project: Pay-it-forward edible gardens
Email for location information

Westside Produce Exchange: One Saturday per month
To join and find out the date of the next exchange,

Our Time Bank: Check OTB's Web site for schedule of events and monthly potluck
Visit for details and date of next potluck

Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Center: Check Sivananda's Web site for class
schedule and special events


The Guerrila Gardener
Our friends at the Argonaut spotlight Sunshine Partnerships
and other urban farmers

Urgent Gardening: A Citizen Yogi's Call to Action
The Argonaut profiles Swami Omkarananda

A New Parkway Vision for Culver City
Transition Culver City members mobilize to produce a compelling film
about sustainable alternatives to wasteful grass parkways

Oneness Media Wins Best Healthy Cities Short Film Award
The New Urban Film Festival recognizes Stephon Litwinczuk's documentary
about TMV/V



Green Spirituality and Transition

EVENT: Saturday, November 24 from 3:00–5:00pm

With Chris Philpott, visiting from UK

Join us for a round table discussion and traditional English High Tea!!

Anyone interested in the Transition movement and how ancient and modern spiritual wisdom can help solve global environmental problems and world poverty is welcome to attend.

Chris Philpott, author of Green Spiritualty, has been a Green Activist for more than twenty-eight years. He has campaigned in the UK on local and national green issues such as recycling and climate change, and has been involved in organizing community activities relating to whole food, recycling, gardening  and conservation, local economic trading (LETS), meditation, Transition Towns, interfaith and green spirituality groups. Chris comes from a Christian and Buddhist background, and was affected deeply by the surge of interest in spirituality during the 1970s. He is also an experienced and enthusiastic performer, his skills including public speaking and clowning, as well as writing and performing Eco music with a band appropriately named The Eco Worriers.

For more information about Green Spirituality and Chris Philpott, please visit

VENUE: 13320 Zanja Street, Mar Vista, CA 90066

FREE event

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ALSO: Sunday, November 25 from 9:00am–1:00pm
Chris Philpott will be entertaining people with songs about green spirituality and environmental activism at the Green Tent, Mar Vista Farmers Market.