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Tuesday, October 26, 7pm, this on-line event requires advance registration

Simply Living is relaunching its “Sustainable U: Community Education for a Sustainable world.”

The “Economics of Happiness” discussion course will begin Tuesday, October 26, at 7pm, and will run for five sessions.

Course Description: This discussion course is based on the award-winning film “Economics of Happiness,” developed by Helena Norberg-Hodge and her team at Each session includes content from the film or related media, a presentation that frames and explores the topic in greater depth, and class discussions based on selected readings in the booklet “Localization: Essential Steps to an Economics of Happiness.”

Course facilitator: Chuck Lynd is a founding member and past board member of Simply Living. He serves on the Ohio Sustainable Business Council, where he advocates for local economic development and an economy that works for everyone.

Cost: The course is free for Simply Living members. If you are not a member or if your membership has lapsed, you may join or rejoin at

Course schedule

October 26: Introduction and orientation

November 2: Globalization

November 9: Local Economy

December 7: Community Localization

December 14: Big Picture Activism

RSVP for this event by using this link.

Hosted by Simply Living.

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