All Things Mortal

Update 12/16: some projects of All Things Mortal has spun off into a different, statewide group, mainly focused on Home Funeral, and secondly on Green Burial. If you would like to know more about this group, please email us. Transition … read more

All Things Mortal

Transition Wayland introduces a new program called All Things Mortal, which will explore all aspects –  emotional, cultural, logistical, etc. –  of dying, death and after-death care. Several events have been planned, or their planning is very near completion. Among them, Saturday, … read more

On the Back Burner

These projects are on the back burner until someone wants to bring them to the fore. Let us know if you do! Treading Water: Understanding Climate Change Through Games   Some are also spun-off from Transition Wayland. This means other … read more

In Our Memory, Rebecca

On February 27th, Wayland resident Rebecca Furie died at her home in Riverview Circle of a brain tumor. She was buried at Beit Olam Cemetery in Wayland on Monday, February 29th. Rebecca moved to Wayland in 2010, when she rehabilitated … read more

Past Event: Workshop on Death and Dying

On Saturday 3/12, from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm, First Parish Wayland will host a community event called Writing the Last Chapter: A Workshop for the Living on Death and Dying.  This workshop includes a panel discussion, break-out workshops, and resource tables with representatives from The Conversation … read more