Upcoming Events


ABCD Institute National Training Event

October 31 and November 1, 2017
DePaul University, Chicago

John is featured as a guest presenter and will also be one of four ABCD trainers leading the event. Registration is capped at 50 people, so sign up early through Eventbrite at ABCD Institute 2-17 National Training Event. There is a 10 percent discount for registration before September 20. Also, partial scholarships are available through an application process.

Read the Institute's promotional flyer here for more details on trainers, pricing and agenda. Or visit the ABCD Institute website for links to event information.

Online/Dial-up Conversations with John and Peter

John and Peter host periodic free half-hour conversations with special guests on building community, connecting with the people in your neighborhood and creating alternative futures in local economies, education, health care and other domains of community life.

There's plenty of time afterwards to comment on the conversation and ask questions. You can use the comment form on the website or go to our Facebook page to post the questions and insights you would like to share in advance.

It’s easy to listen and participate. If you can’t listen live, the conversations are be archived for listening or downloading later.  

No reservations or advance sign-up required. Click here for details on the next conversation and how to participate.


Upcoming guests 


November 6 – Ron Dwyer-Voss