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Lakewood (Denver), CO

To get involved, contact Carrie at       ~ News and Views from the Eiber Circle ~  

Boulder, CO

The Rocky Mountain Peace and Justice Center presents: Common Security Clubs: Building Community During Tough Times The first Boulder meeting went great! There was a fairly diverse crowd of about 20 people there; one woman drove 2 hours to get there because she just knew immediately it was something she had to do when she heard […]

Washington, DC

A group of people is considering starting a Resilience Circle in the DC area. Contact Sarah Byrnes to be connected to them (, 617.477.8630 x307). Also see info about Circles in Takoma Park MD and Arlington VA.

Ft. Lauderdale, FL

After meeting for several months, trust and solidarity grew among members. In one case, an elderly couple offered an in-law apartment in their house to a father and son who were in serious financial trouble.

Hobart, IN

The Hobart, IN club meets at the Unitarian Universalist Church on Fridays. Contact Carl for more information. Contact: Carl Wolf,

Marlborough & Hudson, MA

The Unitarian Church of Marlborough & Hudson is hosting a Resilience Circle, aka the “99% Club.” All are welcome! Leaders: Joyce Andrews & Beth Heller. Contact Joyce for more info: Dates & Time: 2nd and 4th Thursdays, Feb.9-May 10, 7:00-9:00 p.m. Unitarian Church of Marlborough & Hudson (map) (website) DescriptionThese are uncertain times. The […]

Newburyport, MA

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 ~

Pittsfield, MA

The Pittsfield small group meets in a private home every other Tuesday. Contact Sarah Byrnes (the Resilience Circle Organizer) to get involved! Please write “Pittsfield Small Group” in the subject line if you send an email. 617.477.8630 x307

Roslindale, MA

Coming up in Boston:   The Roslindale Resilience Circle met regularly in 2011 and continues to gather from time to time. Contact Sarah Byrnes for more info: The following article about the Roslindale circle appeared in On a Thursday night around 6 p.m., people gathered for the fourth meeting of my Resilience Circle. […]

Greenfield, MA

A group in Greenfield, MA that calls themselves “The Neighbors” has been meeting monthly for four years. They incorporate fun and food into their monthly meetings –and have a lengthy check-in at each meeting.