Newburyport, MA

Posted April 15, 2012 in Profile

Circles have been meeting in the Newburyport area since February of 2011, sponsored by Transition Newburyport and the Central Congregational Church (UCC).

Contact Conrad Willeman ( or visit the Transition Newburyport Facebook page for more info:

~ News and Views from the Newburyport Circles ~

What’s Your Small Group Up To?

Posted June 14, 2012

~ News and Views from Around the Resilience Circle Network ~ Supporting Entrepreneurs in Davenport, IA Kathy Thompson wants to expand her core small group to a larger group for small business owners. “I’m part of an informal small group of women who own small businesses and work from home. I want to expand this […]
June 16 – Newburyport Community Resilience Circles Kick Off “Citizens for Sustainable Bagging”

Posted June 12, 2012

Members of Transition Newburyport and two local Community Resilience Circles are kicking off an initiative to move our coastal community past single-use plastic bags. An initial meeting will be held to discuss strategies on Saturday, June 16, 1 pm at Central Congregational Church, 14 Titcomb Street, Newburyport. Marjorie Green from Hanover, NH will be talking […]
March 8 – Amesbury, MA, Introductory Session

Posted March 5, 2012

Community Resilience Circles, Amesbury Friends Peace Center, and Transition Newburyport announce The formation of new Community Resilience Circles Circles help us: • face courageously our economic and ecological challenges, • strengthen our community resilience, and • rediscover the abundance of a more humane and equitable society. Event: Introductory Session Time:  Thursday, March 8, 2012 at 7:00 PM Place: […]
October 25 – Newburyport, MA Introductory Session

Posted June 25, 2011

Seacoast Community Empowerment Circle – Introductory Session Tuesday, October 25 · 7:00pm – 9:00pm Central Congregational Church 14 Titcomb Street Newburyport, MA Visit the Facebook event page for more info and to RSVP The economy and environment are going through a deep transition, leaving many of us feeling anxious and economically insecure. Seacoast Community Empowerment […]
June 9 – Newburyport MA Introductory Session

Posted June 2, 2011

The formation of new Seacoast Community Empowerment Circles
February 20 – Newburyport, MA Introductory Session

Posted January 30, 2011

Introductory Session, Seacoast Community Empowerment Circles Sunday, February 20, 4:00 PM Central Congregational Church 14 Titcomb Street Newburyport, MA Community approach to economic, ecological challenges focus of program

Posted December 30, 2010

See the full article here. NEWBURY — Chuck Collins, a senior scholar at the Institute for Policy Studies, explores the roots of economic and ecological challenges on society today in a program on Sunday, Jan. 9, at 4 p.m. at First Parish Church, 20 High Road (Route 1A), Newbury. Collins’ presentation will explore how we […]
January 9 – Newburyport, MA Kicks off “Seacoast Community Empowerment Circles”

Posted December 10, 2010

An Introduction to Community Empowerment Circles With Chuck Collins Sunday, January 9, 4 PM, with Community Potluck to Follow First Parish Church of Newbury 20 High Road — Rt. 1A Newbury, MA 01951 Sponsored by Central Congregational Church (UCC), First Parish Church, First Religious Society of Newburyport (UU), New Eden Collaborative, Pennies for Poverty:2 Cents […]