October 2018        Smaller footprint. Stronger community.       TransitionASAP.org        District 12, St. Paul, Minnesota
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Youth soccer friend-raiser
Saturday, October 6
2:00 - 8:00 pm
890 Cromwell Avenue
Soccer is the joy of the people worldwide. At JOTP in South SAP, youth find fun, friendship, and now a new campinho: an earth-friendly inflatable mini-field! Bring kids. RSVP 
or donate on site.


Party with Urban Boatbuilders 
Saturday, October 6
6:00 - 10:00 pm
2288 University Ave W.
St. Paul
Explore the workshop, meet staff, enjoy local brews & live music, and support UBB's work with youth.  Info.


St. Paul Art Crawl 
October 12-14 (Friday-Sunday)
Citywide; many studios in Uni-Raymond area
Meet the artists and makers among us. Saturday and Sunday at 1:00, join a Guided Tour of the Raymond Station district (also known as the Creative Enterprise Zone) led by Fearless Comedy Productions. Meet at Carleton Artists Lofts, 2285 University Avenue West. 


Citizens Climate Lobby
Saturday, October 13, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Location
TBA. Live-streamed speaker at noon.
Let's put a price on carbon emissions, and gain bipartisan support through the US Congress  
Climate Caucus to do it. Today's speaker: former congressman David Jolly (R).  Info.


Transition Your Money group 
Wednesday, October 17, 6:30 - 8:00 p.m.
Lori's Coffee, 1441 Cleveland Ave., St. Paul
We're exploring how to put our money where our values are: less Wall Street, more local sustainability. All welcome: bring ideas!  Info .
 
 
Eco-Districts Summit 
October 17-18 (Wednesday-Thursday)
U of M East Bank, McNamara Alumni Center
It's the world's only conference on neighborhood- and district-scale sustainability. One focus this time: the Towerside Innovation District, now underway to our west. Info/Register.