Ron Finley plants vegetable gardens in South Central LA -- in abandoned lots, traffic medians, along the curbs. Why? For fun, for defiance, for beauty and to offer some alternative to fast food in a community where "the drive-thrus are killing more people than the drive-bys."
Thailand’s 2nd Annual Permaculture Convergence Hosted by Kailash Akhara, Thailand. May 3, 2014 @ 8:00 am – May 4, 2014 @ 5:00 pm Asia/Bangkok. n annual event which brings together Permaculture designers, sustainability enthusiasts, and communities of Thailand and from around the world.
The Garden Library in Lewinsky Park, Tel Aviv, uses books--being sources for education and cultural empowerment--to build relationships across different communities and promote a sense of place in their shared neighborhood. The open-air library has 3,500 books in 16 different languages and hosts classes and cultural events. It acts as a community center, aligning the public together under a common love of books and a project of #Placemaking. #LQC