LETSlink UK - FORTHCOMING EVENTS
This is a selection of events concerned with the the theory and practice of Local Exchange Trading and/or monetary reform. We are in the process of developing a national hub where events may be posted, meanwhile, some trading events will also be posted on the news page of Londonwide LETS.

Mon-Fri 22nd-26th October 2012 - Five More Quilligan Seminars
Exploring pragmatic ways the Commons can be restored - Politically, Economically, and Culturally - promoted by the Christian Council for Monetary Justice (www.ccmj.org) and the School of Commoning (www.schoolofcommoning.com) - via link below.

Mon 22nd Oct: 2-4pm (free) - Reclaiming the Commons - with Martin Large - at Grimond Room, Portcullis House, Westminster London SW1A 2LW
Tue 23rd Oct: 9am-5pm (£30) - Co-creating a people-powered healthcare - guided by James Quilligan and moderated by Anna Betz and George Pór - at Indian YMCA, 41 Fitzroy Square London W1T 6AQ.
Wed 24th Oct: 9am-4.30pm - An Economic System that protects the Commons - with John Lipiz (CEJ) and Peter Challen (CCMJ) £30/£15 - at School of Economic Science, 11-13 Mandeville Place, London W1U 3AJ
Thu 25th Oct: 1.15pm-5.30pm (£65/£45/£25): Accountability - why we lost it and how we can recover it - with Esther Ridsdale & Dr Claudius Van Wyk - at the Civil Society Forum, London
Fri 2pm-4pm - Building a Movement of individuals & organisations seeking to end the culture of greed and the damage it does to others, ourselves and the planet - with Paul Moore, Charles Secrett, Frank Taylor - at Grimond Room, Portcullis House, Westminster London SW1A 2LW.

Full details/booking: www.schoolofcommoning.com/content/overview-october-2012-seminars

Saturday 27th October 2012 - LETSlink London Gathering
Two separate sessions are planned at Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL (nearest tube, Holborn) - all members are welcome - you can re-subscribe and/or join at this event (Groups and organisations £25, individuals £10). We apologise for lack of wheelchair access as this meeting will be held in the Club Room - upstairs.

Sat 27th Oct: 10am-1pm: Presentations, and networking for all organisers of LETS groups in London and elsewhere, followed by bring and share lunch.
Sat 27th Oct: 2pm-5pm: Networking circle followed LETS-play-LETS game, and practical ongoing support session for individual LETS members to access and update their online accounts. NB We are developing our online trading at www.londonwide.letslink.org

Sunday 28th October 2012 - LETSlink UK Gathering with Thomas Greco 10am-1pm in the Bertrand Room, Conway Hall, Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL (nearest tube, Holborn, on the ground floor with wheelchair access). This will be in the form of an Open Seminar led by Thomas Greco from USA - is a community and monetary economist, educator, writer, consultant, and author of Reinventing Money promoting community currencies internationally - (suggested donation £10/£5) watch this space for further details - meanwhile see: www.reinventingmoney.com/

Sunday 28th October 2012 - Launch of ‘The Traumatised Society’ by Fred Harrison  - at St James, Piccadilly - 3-5pm (free). For further details and booking see www.christianmuslimforum.org/index.php/calendar?task=view_event&event_id=17
Saturday 10th November 2012 - LETSlink UK Gathering - LETS Co-operate - ten years on - led by John Courtneidge
The first LETS Co-operate conference was held in November 2002, inspired by John Courtneidge, who is a co-operator, quaker, and community activist, with support from Co-operatives UK. In addition to being a networking event, our intention was to promote Local Exchange Trading Schemes as co-operative initiatives encouraging community participation. Agenda details follows. London venue The Magdalen Centre, Eversholt Street, London NW1 1BN. Capacity limited to 60 at this event - further details follow.
Tuesday 14th November 2012 - We're going all out to make a world record with The Greatest Share on Earth. People over the world will be sharing for an hour between 1-2pm (your local time). From sharing food and conversation to clothes swapping, skills sharing and car sharing, it's an hour to share in your offices, homes, schools and communities. We need your help to catalyse and inspire as many people as possible over the world to share. We're aiming to get 10 million people sharing and really put the Sharing Economy on the public agenda.Let us know what events or activities are happening in your area, organisation or with your members. 
 

We have begin a review of our systems, to streamline and update the way we interact with existing and potential member groups. Meanwhile, in addition to the above event notices, we have a National and a Londonwide discussion list, and if you would like to join them and you are unknown to us, we would ask you to join LETSlink UK, via the Members Area on this website, or to complete a local Enquiry Form via "Find Your Local Group" on this website - www.letslinkuk.net