Sustainable South Shore 

Quarterly 2014 SSSh Meetings
next Meeting: May 29, 2014
~ Spring: 5/29 ~ Summer: 7/29, 30 or 31 (TBA) ~ 
Fall: 9/29 or 30 or 10/28 or 29 (TBA) ~

at Norwell First Parish 
24 River St., Norwell, MA off Rte. 123
From Rte. 3, take Exit 13 - 
Call 784-803-3074 to carpool

6:30 pm Refreshments & Networking
7-9 pm Meeting

OShare news from communities and groups;
Progress report for Updated Bottle Bill campaign and various sustainable living related Town Events.

2014 SSSh Campaign: 
To Help Make "Sustainable Living" a Household Word

Co-Presidents: Ben Cowie-Haskell, and Judeth Van Hamm
      Vice President: volunteer needed
      Secretary: Janis Owens Treasurer: Sharon St.Ours
Add email to the SSSh e-list, send it to
Website updates; climate change e-list:    


 Click on Sustainable South Shore Chapters (at top left) for Sustainable South Shore Town Links, updated 2/2014.  

Then Click on each Sustainable Town Chapter's websites to learn about what projects each sustainable Town is working on and what each Town has accomplished. 

Use the information in your own Towns to help start your:  Solar and Wind projectsCommunity GardensDEP Idle Free Campaign (see link at left); Local Fisheries (SOSSEXI)Farmer's Markets and much more!!

Click on the Expo links for information on the annual 2004 - 2012 Sustainable Living Expos to get ideas about how to do a similar event in your own Towns or contact for more info.


Featured Websites (click on Links - at left - for more websites)

Solarize Mass - Solar for Your Home or Business

Mass Energy - Energy Efficiency

Global Warming Solutions from Union of Concerned Scientists:

Annual Winter SSSh Project:

The SSSh Thermal Imaging Camera, purchased a few years ago with Sustainable Living Expo proceeds, is  available for SSSh Town Chapter Leaders to borrow and use. To reserve and other details, email Judeth Van Hamm at  


Sustainable South Shore is a multi-town advocacy group (south of Boston, MA) committed to helping area residents conserve energy, protect the environment and live sustainable lives.  Sustainable South Shore was started in 2004 in Hull, MA and engages in: Creating a vision of a sustainable community; Research and analysisDeveloping consensus through education, publicity, discussion, and eventsInitiating, supporting, and implementing sustainable projects, including sustainable air, water, energy, and bio-system projects; Endeavoring to practice principles of global sustainability in our own lives.  We seek common ground, helping people feel deeply connected to Earth, knitting together individuals, families, groups and institutions, and creating the emotional and spiritual support of true human community to achieve sustainability.
was held on Saturday, October 6, 2012 
No Celebration in 2013; planning for a Celebration in 2014, TBA
Farmer's Market & Local Food; Sustainable Products & Resources; 
Workshops and Presentations; Family Entertainment . 
A Collaborative Event Sponsored by:
Sustainable South Shore
edible South Shore
Go Green Web Directory

Membership Form

To become a member of Sustainable South Shore, please see the attached document. 

Michael Hammond,
Oct 12, 2011, 7:09 PM