Writer Julie Bishop will launch The Big Ripple Project, a move to create a community of intention and positive action, with a fundraiser house concert from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Saturday, March 15, at the Stanton home at North Plain Farm, 205 North Plain Road.

The fundraiser will include readings from "The Big Ripple" manuscript, a fashion show and sale, live music by Good Night Moon and Lizzie West, wine, snacks, and dancing.

Tickets cost $25. Space is limited to 100. For tickets, call (413) 853-3044 or visit TheBigRipple.com.