Transition Town Peterborough Inc.

Description (Service) Very active grass-roots organization dedicated to reducing human dependence on fossil fuels and localizing the economy to create a more vital and resilient community in the face of climate change, resource depletion, and economic contraction. Offers educational and informational opportunities to the general public. Encourages citizen participation. Founded Kawartha Loon local currency through Peterborough Community Credit Union, a fully monetized local currency.  
Events include: 
Purple Onion Festival -September 
Dandelion Day - Apr/May 
Buy Local-Live Local Expo - March 
(See website for exact dates and other information)
Service Details
Areas Served Kawartha Lakes ; Peterborough (County of)
Eligibility No restrictions.
Application None.
Languages English
Fees Program - Transition Skills Forums have low or Pay What You Can fees ; Kawartha Loons accepted for Forums and other events.
Address and Location
Located In Community Peterborough
Address & Map
280 Perry St, Unit 10A
Peterborough, ON K9J 2T7
Physical Access Unknown
Contact Information
Office Phone 705-743-6669
Social Media Twitter Twitter:
Primary Contact Fred Irwin, Exective Director; Phone: 705-932-7592; Email:
Alternate Contact Michael Bell, Chair
Volunteer Coordinator Cheryl Ellis, Volunteer Support; Phone: 705-775-0530
Mailing Address c/o Michael Bell / The GreenZine 
280 Perry St, Unit 10A 
Peterborough, ON K9J 2T7