Meet the Trainer for Launch Training!

If you haven’t heard, February 25-26 Bluffton Transition is having a TransitionUS Launch Training.  Our guest trainer from TransitionUS is none other than Tina Clarke! Tina became a Transition Trainer in 2008 and has helped 120 communities create Transition Town groups and given 42 weekend trainings.  We are excited about bringing such a knowledgeable and well respected trainer to Bluffton for what will be a memorable Launch event.  Click Here to read more about Tina Clarke and her experiences.  Need to register yet?  Click on the registration below.  Remember space is limited!

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PRESS RELEASE- Launch Training

Bluffton ‘Transition’ Group to Host Transition US Launch Training

Bluffton, Ohio

Transition Bluffton will be hosting a Transition US Launch Training lead by national Transition US leader Tina Clarke. The two day event will be held on Saturday – Sunday, February 25-26 th at the Bluffton Sportsmen Club, 405 N. Spring St., Bluffton, Ohio. Interested people can register for the event at .

Transition US is a nonprofit organization that provides inspiration, encouragement, support, networking, and training for Transition Initiatives across the United States. The Launch training will provide instruction on how to set up a local Transition Initiative and empower your community to directly tackle the issues of Peak Oil and Climate Change by rebuilding community resilience and self-reliance. Transition US is working in close partnership with the Transition Network, a UK based organization that supports the international Transition Movement as a whole.

Transition Bluffton is a local group, modeled after the Transition Town Movement.

For more information, go to:

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Registration is UP for Transition Launch Training!

TRANSITION TOWNS: From oil dependence to local resilience…
This event is a launch training for starting a transition town group. We welcome people from Bluffton, Ohio and beyond to join us for this inspiring weekend. Everyone will be warmly included. Financial assistance is available. Please ask questions, and let us know if you want to apply for a scholarship, have any specific food needs, or would like to be hosted in a home for the duration of the training by emailing

As we face the challenges of peak oil, climate change, and economic contraction, the Transition movement (Transition initiatives) is a positive approach that focuses on local solutions and building community resilience. Training for Transition is the popular, in-depth experiential workshop created by the global Transition Network. The course describes how to set up, run, and maintain a successful Transition initiative. It is packed with imaginative and inspiring ways to engage your community, and delves into both the theory and practice of Transition that has worked so well in hundreds of communities around the world. It meets the training criteria recommended for local initiating groups to become an internationally recognized Transition initiative.Get more information or register using the link below!

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Save the date- Transition US Workshop in Bluffton, OH


Transition Bluffton will be hosting a training seminar, tentatively scheduled for the weekend of February 25-26, 2017. The purpose of the training is to familiarize people with the Transition movement, provide instruction and tools for setting up a local initiative, and empower our community to tackle the issues of peak resources and climate change by rebuilding community resilience and self-reliance.

The Training session is open to any interested people from the Bluffton area, as well as anyone from throughout northwest Ohio and nearby areas of Michigan and Indiana interested in learning about how Transition might be of value in their communities. Please mark the weekend of February 25-26 on your calendar and stay tuned for more details as they are developed.

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