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March 20 – Sanford ME Common Security Club First Meeting

The newly formed Common Security Club will start offering a six-week series at Goodall Hall at the Sanford Unitarian Universalist Church at 5 Lebanon Street on Sunday, March 20.

March 21 – Hobart, IN Introductory Meeting

An organizational meeting for a Common Security Club will be held:

December 15 – Portland, ME – An Introduction to Common Security Clubs

December 15, 2010 6:30-8:30 p.m. Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church 524 Allen Avenue Portland, ME 04103 Economic challenges? Join the Club! These times have left people isolated, vulnerable and afraid.  In response, congregations and communities across the land are forming Resilience Circles to help their members find connection, the information they need and avenues to […]

December 16 – Boston Area Forum on CSCs

December 16, 2010:  The Jamaica Plain Forum Invites You To: Resilience Circles:  Building Resilient Communities Thursday, December 16, 7 PM Nate Smith House 155 Lamartine Street Jamaica Plain, MA How do we prepare for economic and ecological change?  In response to our insecure times, congregations and communities are forming “Resilience Circles” to build resilience and strengthen […]

January 9 – Newburyport, MA Kicks off “Seacoast Community Empowerment Circles”

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 […]

January 18 – Washington DC Forum on Common Security Clubs

The Faith and Money Network and the Institute for Policy Studies Present: Resilience Circles: Building Resilient Communities During Tough Times With Chuck Collins Join us for an interactive evening to learn about “Resilience Circles,” an approach to building economic security through learning, mutual aid, and social action. Tuesday, January 18, 7 – 8:30 PM The […]

December 8 – Join us Online! CSC Info and Training Webinar

Join Sarah Byrnes and Dakota Butterfield of the CSC Network for an interactive online presentation and discussion about Resilience Circles. CSC Info and Training Webinar December 8, 3 PM EST/Noon PST Register Here! We’ll discuss the nuts and bolts of starting a club in your community, including: the value of finding an organizing partner to […]

December 14 – San Francisco CSC Discussion

Join this discussion about the emerging movement of Resilience Circles with Chuck Collins on December 14 at 7 PM in San Francisco. Please RSVP to attend by contacting or 617.477.8630 x307.  We’ll send you the address and directions.

January 30 – Redwood City, CA Introductory Session

Introductory Session Common Security Circles Sun, Jan. 30, 12:00-2:00 PM UU Fellowship of Redwood City 2124 Brewster Avenue Redwood City, CA 94062 Google Map: Contact: Thomas Atwood, The Great Recession has reminded us that we might never go back to the economies of 1956, 1986, or even 2006.  Common Security Circles help us to face […]

Portland ME Facilitator Training

Maine Council of Churches invites you to: BUILDING RESILIENT CONGREGATIONS AND COMMUNITIES Starting a Resilience Circle to Face Economic and Ecological Change Together A One Day Workshop for Facilitators When: Saturday, November 13 from 10am -4:00 pm Where: Allen Avenue Unitarian Universalist Church 524 Allen Avenue, Portland, Maine Directions Click here to Register! How do […]