Upcoming Events

  • Fri, Nov 28 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm:Film Showing “Leave it to Beavers” with Harriet Whitehead
  • Fri, Dec 5 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm:“Participatory Budgeting: the Greensboro Experience”
  • Fri, Dec 12 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm:"A Short History of Co-operative self-help: 250 Years and Going Strong" By Jim Senter
  • Fri, Dec 19 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm:“Annual Solstice Potluck and Creativity Slam”
  • Sun, Dec 21 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm:Tent People Caravan
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Consistent with its action-oriented educational mission, Communecos and its predecessor YIKES have sponsored or engaged in projects that seek to understand and change the world toward a more environmentally sustainable and socially just future.  Projects have included seminars and workshops on alternative energy with students at the North Carolina School of Science and Math; green jobs training with the Durham Economic Resource Center, an ethnographic research project on the local food movements of Durham and three other locales in North Carolina, and student internships with students from UNC Chapel Hill.