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Weekly Community News Archives 2022-

When Simply Living moved to our new system in January 2022, we began sending our Weekly Community News emails through Constant Contact. Find the archives from 2022 forward here. 

Print Newsletter Archives

Simply Living created quarterly print newsletters through 2021. You can find the back issues of our print newsletter from 2007-21 archived here. All items will open in a new window as a PDF.

Weekly Community News Archives 2020-21

Before Simply Living moved to our new system in 2022, we posted our Weekly Community News emails as web pages. You can find our email newsletters from 2020 and 2021 here.

Be the Change Weekly Community Update August 6, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / August 6, 2021

Simply Living Expanding Sustainable U Offerings Jeff Sharp, former chair of the Simply Living Board and current chair of the OSU School of Environment and Natural Resources, has volunteered to lead a discussion course on Voluntary Simplicity. The 6 week EcoChallenge course is based on the book: A Different Way: […]

Be the Change Weekly Community Update July 30, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / July 30, 2021

Warm thanks to everyone who participated in our Sustainable Living and Garden Tour last Saturday. 200 people visited our awesome host venues and witnessed sustainability in action! Pictures coming! Aligning the Spirit of Living and MoneyWednesday, August 18 at 7 pm One of the largest questions coming out of the […]

Be the Change Weekly Community Update July 23, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / July 23, 2021

“The roots of a lasting relationship are mindfulness, deep listening and loving speech, and a strong community to support you.” – Thich Nhat Hanh Aligning the Spirit of Living and MoneyWeds August 18 at 7 pm Register here One of the largest questions coming out of the COVID-19 Pandemic is, […]

Be the Change Weekly Community Update July 16, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / July 16, 2021

Simply Living Garden Tour Facebook Photo Contest! ACTION: Attend the Simply Living 2021 Sustainable Living Garden Tour on July 24. Register here: bit.ly/SLGardenTour Take a selfie or other photo at one of the sites. Post to the Simply Living Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/SimplyLivingohio Get the most likes! WIN: Leafy Toilet Paper […]

Be the Change Weekly Community Update July 9, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / July 9, 2021

Raffle Prizes for $25 Ticket Owners at the Garden TourHave a $10 Ticket? Upgrade here to enter the raffle.Odds of Winning? Excellent! So MANY Donations! OR… How about a Relaxing FLOAT at the True Rest Float Spa? or 3 Movie Passes at Studio 35! We’re adding more donations – We […]

Be the Change: Weekly Community Update July 2, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / July 2, 2021

VERSION #2:  Created in 2013 by Betsy McKinney and the pro-democracy movement The Founding Family.  The Declaration of InterdependencePreambleWhen in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for human beings to partner as never before in human history to declare that All Life is sacred and interdependent and to […]

Be the Change Weekly Community Update June 25, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / June 25, 2021

COLUMBUS GROCERIES – LOVE LOCAL, LIVE LOCALby Kyle Garvey in our series of locally owned stores.16 Markets covered, sample below. Read about themhttps://tinyurl.com/44nt6e45 For many years, Susann and John were two of Simply Living’s most dependable and capable volunteers, always helping at our large gatherings, including annual meetings and our […]

Be the Change Weekly Community Update June 18, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / June 18, 2021

SIMPLY LIVING’S 2021SUSTAINABLE LIVING AND GARDEN TOUR SATURDAY, JULY 24 FROM 10 AM – 3 PMREGISTER FOR THE TOURSEE OUR NEW BROCHURE BELOW! Ohio Broadleaf Tree Identification-Part 2 Wednesday June 23 7 – 8:30 pm Virtual Slide Presentation on 50 Ohio Trees with Q&A If you missed Part 1 last […]

Be the Change Weekly Community Update June 11, 2021

By Chuck Lynd / June 11, 2021

Ohio Broadleaf Tree Identification-Parts 1 @ 2 Wednesdays June 16 and 23 7 – 8 pm Virtual Slide Presentations with Q&A If you wish you knew more about the unique characteristics of our Ohio trees, you will love this learning opportunity. This 2-part, slide presentation by Mort (Marty) Schmidt will […]