• december’s planning meeting

    by  • December 3, 2013

    BACE monthly planning meetings are now on the first Wednesday of the month. For Wednesday December 4th, we’re at Sudo Room in downtown Oakland, a few blocks from 19th St BART. Meetings are now only ONE hour, with ½ hour break-out groups afterwards for volunteer tasks. Time: 8:00 – 9:30 PM , Address: 2141...

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    the return of the potluck?

    by  • December 3, 2013

    Many have asked if there is a way to participate in BACE monthly, face-to-face, outside of our planning meetings. In the do-ocratic spirit of grassroots economics, let’s get it going! Inspired by Arroyo S.E.C.O. Network of Time Banks, and also by successes with our own “POSSE Parties,” we thought that monthly potlucks, rotating through...

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    holiday bazaar

    by  • December 3, 2013

    Coming up December 8th is the Get Local Holiday Bazaar. It will be at Cloud 9 at 1320 9th St in Berkeley, from 3 PM to midnight. Local currency project Bay Bucks is co-presenting, and they offered two Time Bank users space at the Bazaar to vend their goods. (Thanks, Bay Bucks!) Diana will...

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    daylight savings survey

    by  • December 3, 2013

    We were blown away by the response to last month’s “Daylight Savings Survey.” There were 90 + respondents who received an “extra hour” of BACE credit for answering these three questions: 1. What has been your favorite experience on a timebank exchange, or what is your favorite feature on the website? 2. What has...

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    BACE is having a POSSE Party at Sudo Room this Tuesday!

    by  • August 16, 2013

    Do you have kids in your life who need to be entertained, socialize, learn and try interesting activities? All while getting to share in a delicious potluck and hangout in a cool hackerspace. Then this event and SudoKids is for your family. “We like to keep activities a la carte, said Ray Lai one...

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    BACE General Meeting Wednesday August 14th at Sudo Room

    by  • August 13, 2013

    Hello BACE enthusiasts! We’re trying something new. At this month’s General Meeting, we’ll meet altogether for an hour, instead of two, keeping the meeting very focused. After that hour, we’ll break out into small groups. Each group will be responsible for dividing up action items among the volunteers in that group. The meeting is...

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