What is a Transition Town?

The Transition Town movement is about building community and empowering neighbors to get together, solve big problems, and make the world a better place...

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Building a Local Network

Across the country citizens are building a better world, but we'll never get anywhere without working together. Let's connect, join forces, and work hand in hand!

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Recent Blog Posts:

Virginia Climate Fever – Author Stephen Nash Speaks Weds. 3/25

Environmental journalist Stephen Nash details the current impacts and future threats of climate change in our very own state. Read More

TCA Women’s Resilience Retreat

Come walk together as we rejuvenate, strengthen our resilience, and fire up our creativity in these changing times. Read More

Green Building Extreme: Meet Charlottesville’s Recycled House

The Recycled House teaches us an important lesson: that reducing, reusing, and recycling does not mean living with less. Recycled materials and creativity make a stunningly beautiful home. Read More

Pop-up Clothesline Party for “Fire Your Dryer” Initiative

Let it all hang out at Transition C’ville’s Pop-up Clothesline Party! We’re celebrating the simple joy of line-drying clothes with a juggling unicyclists, the Green Granny choir, games, raffles, and more. Read More

Ecovillage “Coming Out” Party a Huge Success

A perfect sunset crowned the hill over the Lochlyn House last night as it hosted Ecovillage Charlottesville’s “Coming Out” party. The event included tours of the property, a presentation by the newly formed Ecovillage Board, and a sumptuous dessert bar. The supportive, communal, and collaborative spirit which characterizes the Ecovillage was in full swing as people from all walks of life came together to meet one another, make new friends, and support a shared dream. Read More