Seekers Journal Archive

Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
Welcome to the March 2015 issue of the Seekers Journal. After a long hibernation, we are delighted to be back with you to share some of the exciting things we have been up to at the Seeking Community Learning Community.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
We hope that you are finding time to relax and enjoy time with friends, family and neighbours during these summer months. Enjoying each other is one of the four pillars of creating deep community, outlined by Paul Born is his book, Deepening Community.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
How much influence do the spaces that we live in, work in, and socialize in have on our well-being or our sense of belonging?
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
"The neighborhoods that are organized are drawn together because they have discovered the gifts, skills, interests and passions of their fellow residents. This knowledge is the catalyst for all kinds of new relationships." - John McKnight
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
Spring is nearly upon us. Nature reveals trees budding, flowers popping up, young critters being born; there is a sense of new life and new opportunities. As the weather warms, it is a perfect time to re-connect, or perhaps connect for the first time, with neighbours.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
In this issue, you will find information about the book itself, the new book site we have created, and sneak peek at some amazing up-coming events. We hope you join us as we explore how we might deepen community in our homes, workplaces, neighbourhoods, cities and world.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
Having meangingful conversations with others is a wonderful way to get to know one another and the first step in making the world a better place...
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
As we walk into a new year, may we celebrate all the opportunities that lie ahead of us; opportunities to: offer hospitality, to go outside of our comfort zones, to grow a passion or desire in us or in someone else, to inspire others to be their best selves, to reflect on our learning, and to continue in our journeys with each other.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
May this holiday season be a time of connection, celebration, cheer, caring and compassion. This has been an exciting year for Seeking Community and there is a lot in store for 2014. Thanks for following-along, sharing your stories and insights, and exploring the possibilities of community in your own life.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
This month, see some of the articles, blogs and resources other seekers have shared about taking care of others and building strong, vibrant communities.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
This month, see some of the articles, blogs and resources other seekers have shared. We've also recently begun a community of Practice about Neighbours. Our second call will be this Friday, October 18th at 1:30pm. Email Rachel at rachel@tamarackcommunity.ca if you'd like to join us.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
In this issue, hear from folks on our site who will help us understand the importance of knowing the names of our neighbours, who remind us of how much we need each other and who ponder the impact of virtual communities.
Our monthly e-magazine: How might we share our resources more?
In this issue, we wanted to share some of the things that have emerged from this gathering: the resources, stories, insights and further reflections to help all of us, whether you were at this event or not, to think about how we can enjoy one another, learn to care for each other and work together for a better world.
Spring is nearly upon us. Nature reveals trees budding, flowers popping up, young critters being born; there is a sense of new life and new opportunities. As the weather warms, it's a perfect time to re-connect, or perhaps connect for the first time, with neighbours. Join together and let this be a month of new and deepened connections with...
Much of this month's issue highlights our Neighbours: Programs and Policies event. Seeking Community continues to grow with more members, more page views, a greater following on social media, and more blogs each month. We hope you'll join us in this journey as we continue to explore and learn together about the power of community.