this project: It's more than
food; we reskill everything.
Watch the video to see our dazzling
Reskilling Expo provides low-cost Sustainable Living Skills
Education. We maintain two Public Seed Libraries. We've just opened a
stealth purpose of the Reskilling Expo is to create a Knowledge
Commons where talent, skill and information are freely shared.
uncovers hidden talents, reclaims lost abilities, and unearths the
wisdom needed to create sustenance and bounty. We reskill to restore,
cherish and preserve our quality of life and our environment
reclaims skills that were known fifty to seventy-five years ago. It
imbues the community with a shared knowledge of how to do, make and
tend things oneself.
for complete schedules.
town and city should reskill. We've created a Reskilling Expo
Template that you can use to create your own event. We want to share
our foibles and secrets-for-success far and wide.
Santa Cruz Grows Seed Library is a cool urban seed project. We want
people who have never grown a bean to borrow seeds and give it a try.
We want Seed Stewardship to be as common as social media.
values people differently. Get your trousers hemmed. Learn to make
limoncillo. Take a piano lesson. Brush up on your conversational
Italian. Use a bicycle courier. Have your plumbing and electrical
repairs done. Enjoy a massage. Design and install a greywater system.
TimeBank connects people who give and receive. It's a non-commercial
exchange system, a currency beyond price.
Visit our website:http://santacruz.timebanks.org
need your support to nurture these three projects through the next
will be used to send our Template around the country. For hall rental
fees, publicity, and materials and supplies for Exhibits. For program
development and member support. For outreach.
donation is too small. We have 60 days to reach our goal. If we don't
make it to $5000, we get nothing.
Reskilling Expo is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization fiscally
sponsored by the William James Association. All contributions over
$50 are fully tax-deductible.
Reskilling Expo Teachers are offering Consultation Rewards to $100
donors. They will be in-person in the Santa Cruz County area and by
phone/email/Skype for those out-of-area. Limit: each Teacher offers
only one Consultation. First to donate, first to choose.
Ravinale: Greywater and Rainwater Catchment
McComb: Resilient Garden/Landscape Design
King: Wilderness Skills Consultation
Wilkins: Computer Care and Maintenance
Yonge: MakerFactory Class/Lesson/Consultation
Pomerantz: HomeRepair/Solar Installation Consultation
Huckle: Herbal Medicine Consultation
Mutch: Permaculture Design Consultation
Lameris: Poetry Consultation
Hester: Complete Bicycle Tune-up (new parts extra)
Malkin: Three Hour Recording Session in His Home Studio
Mount: Pest Management Consultation
Troderman: Personal Nutrition Consultation
Arenson: Solar Installation Consultation
Click link below to watch a 14 minute documentary on the
September, 2011 Reskilling Expo in Santa Cruz, California.