Link to FREE Transition Handbook can be accessed via the url pasted below 


~ Building Resilience Through Community

Transition Venice

Picture Sustainability Poster contest Voting open - Use tab above to see the images for 2020

Venice High School students led by Digital Design  teacher, Madeleine Zubyk,

created the images in the contest in 2019.

First Place in the 2019 Picture Sustainability Poster Contest:

Mackenzie viviano


Next face to face Transition Venice meeting to be held at the new Venice library (Jervey Jr).  The schedule this season is the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m.  For you forward planners those dates are: January 14th,February 11th,March 10th and April 14th

We need YOU to be part of this Transition Initiative. 
Please activate yourself.    
If you want to get involved write us at the email address:  Please include Open Positions in the subject line, thanks.
We have the following positions available:

*Communication Controller

*Media Mogul

*Office Administrator Extraordinaire

*Website Wizard

*Public Outreach Magician

*Fundraising Guru and friends

*Co- Chair for the Fun Social Events Planner and Coordinator

*Non violent Direct Action Coordinator/Civil Disobedience Brainchild- remember nija gardening????

*Government Education Liaison

*Budget Watchdog

And finally the Resident Futurist

If you do not see a position that is well suited to you  contact  We are happy to customize a position to suit your unique talents, skills, and area of inquiry.  Note:  Please, please include Open Positions in the subject line, thanks. 

Growables website-for those folks that want a local source of info about plants (yes, we are in the sub tropics)  Monthly meetings at the the Nokomis Community Center (234 East Nippino TrailNokomis, FL 34275) the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 6:30 pm. "Enjoy monthly guest lectures on tropical fruit, vegetables and related topics, a free tasting table, plant and seedexchange while enjoying the fellowship of new friends with similar interests."  If you are not a member there is a small charge to attend.   email at 

            Venice Florida is in 

  • Zone: 10a (According to the new 2012 map)

  • Zone: 9a (According to the older 1990 map)