Week of Dec 3 – 9, 2007.
Networking and Panel Discussion from USGBC NY Chapter:
Spec It Green: The Contractor’s Advantage
Tuesday Dec 4. Great Hall of Cooper Union (7 East 7th St. @ 3rd Ave)
Exploring Opportunities for Green Rehabs and Renovations. Networking, products, and panel discussion by architects, investors and green suppliers. (via Greenlinks)
HOLIDAY SEASON: Free Marin Community Event – Sustainable Business and the Art of Giving.
Tuesday, Dec 4 6:30pm-9:30pm. By Green Fusion Design Center and www.EcoNowUSA.com at 14 Greenfield Ave. San Anselmo, CA 94960.
The event begins with a presentation delivered by Mike Hannigan, followed by Q&A. You will have the opportunity to introduce yourself and your interests, before networking, to facilitate the connections you want to make. Through networking you will be able to share your thoughts, learn from others, brainstorm, develop partnerships, and more.
Online Presentation: Preparing for a Carbon-Constrained World
Wednesday Dec 5, 2007. 9:30 – 10:30am
Are you prepared for peak oil, the point at which we’ve used half of the easy-to-get oil and prices rise dramatically? This forty-five minute live Executive Briefing addresses the most important elements of climate change, peak oil and how they affect each other. It includes a fifteen-minute Q&A period at the end with the presenter.
San Francisco Green Drinks – First Wednesday of the month
Wednesday, Dec 5. 5:30-7:30 p.m. Varnish. 77 Natoma St, Nr Howard
The monthly social gathering of environmental folks….
Film & Party: “The Story of Stuff”
Thursday, Dec 6. Downtown Berkeley. Info here
This short film offers a fast-paced, fact-filled look at the dark underbelly of our materials economy. It’ll teach you something. It’ll make you laugh. And it just may change the way you look at all the stuff in your life forever. 7:30 show is SOLD OUT! So come at 9pm for the party and then join us for a second showing at 10pm. In conjunction with GAIA ( Global Anti-Incinerator Alliance) and a host of other environmental organizations. (via The Ecology Center)
HOLIDAY OPEN HOUSE: Design Guild SF
Friday Dec 7th, 6-9pm and Saturday Dec 8th, 2-6pm.
427 Bryant Street (just off 2nd street), SF 94107
“We’re having a little holiday open house and hope you’ll bless us with your cheery selves 🙂 We’ll have food and drink and lots of cool art and other items we’ve made that are going to be for sale. Great gifts!!”
Heads Up Next Week:
Eco-Build Conference: Dec 10 -13 in Washington D.C.
Have a Great Week!