Trading 'the stuff of life' Around Town, posted by Editor, Palo Alto Online, on Jun 27, 2012 at 5:41 pm
On a small Barron Park street lined with patches of wildflowers and dandelions, rows of tables were piled high with items ranging from shawls as delicate as spider webs to stacks of vintage records and weathered books.
Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, June 22, 2012, 12:00 AM
Posted by Annette Puskarich, a resident of the Barron Park neighborhood, on Jun 27, 2012 at 5:41 pm
Great idea and a nice way to build community. I participated and there was much more than just "stuff" that was exchanged that day. There were wonderful personal exchanges also.
There are more exchanges, shares and swaps planned this summer. You can get on the mailing list by sending a request to transitionpaloalto at gmail dotcom
Transition Palo Alto is a network of individuals and groups committed to 1) building community 2) encouraging local resilience to cope with peak oil and 3) reducing carbon emissions to cope with climate change.