Our latest news and upcoming events…
Check out our new Grants page! TF&F has established grants for Fidalgo Island students, environmentalists, and businessfolk.
Skill Share workshop: Teas for a Healthy Autumn
Saturday, August 27, 2016
10:30 - noon
Anacortes Public Library, 1220 10th St.
Tea (Camellia sinensis) and herbal infusions are full of health benefits for body and mind. Ora Mae Peterson will help us explore these benefits, look into the history of tea, share some seasonal tea blend recipes, and enjoy a sampling of teas. Click here for more info.
7th Generation Supper
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
5:45 - 8:00 p.m.
Anacortes Senior Center, 1701 22nd St.
The evening’s presentation features Easy Like Water, an hour-long movie that gives a hopeful look at one man’s creative efforts to make change.
In rural Bangladesh, a visionary architect is building floating schools, outfitted with solar-powered Internet, to turn the front lines of climate change into a community of learning. In the face of rising sea levels, architect Mohammed Rezwan is trying to expand the model to create floating clinics, cinemas, and climate shelters. Enjoy supper, movie and discussion as we learn about global waters and what can be done.
Faces of TF&F
Transition Fidalgo and Friends’ mission: to raise awareness of and develop solutions to the challenges of climate change, energy uncertainty, and economic instability. Transition Fidalgo & Friends promotes a move away from fossil fuels through decreasing demand, increasing efficiency, supporting renewable energy, and fostering the local production of food, energy, and goods.