Archive for November, 2007


ST Water Affinity Group Meeting

posted November 27, 2007

[ Thursday, November 29, 2007; 6:00 pm; ] Sustainable Tucson Water Affinity Group is having it’s second “official” meeting Thursday, November 29 at the Woods Library in the Study Room at 6PM.  The agenda includes: follow-up from our prior meeting such as plans to organize a debate, review Wednesday morning’s Core Team meeting, and other related educational activities.

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Solar Power Education Series

posted November 24, 2007

[ Wednesday, May 14, 2008; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

Solar Power 101- A Community Education Series
Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords in partnership with Pima County Public Library presents Solar Power 101: A Community Education Series on Solar Energy.

Space is limited for each session. PLEASE RSVP to tamarack.little@mail.house.gov or 881-3588.

Visit the Solar Energy page to listen to past presentations.

Wednesday, May 14, 2008 [...]

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Sustainable Tucson General Meeting

posted November 24, 2007

[ Tuesday, December 11, 2007; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Please join us for Sustainable Tucson’s next General Meeting:
Tuesday, December 11, 6-8 PM
Joe Valdez Main Library - conference room downstairs

The focus of this participatory meeting will be the continued development of our Affinity Groups.

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Invasive, Indeed

posted November 7, 2007

One species-Homo sapiens-consumes nearly a quarter of Earth’s natural productivity.

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Vegetable Gardening Basics – Part 2 (Spanish)

posted November 7, 2007

[ Friday, November 16, 2007; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Learn gardening management techniques: building a compost pile and solving potential garden problems.
Presented by Community Food Bank, 3003 S Country Club. Call Michelle Kuhns, 622-0525 x240

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Vegetable Gardening Basics – Part 2 (English)

posted November 7, 2007

[ Saturday, November 17, 2007; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Learn gardening management techniques: building a compost pile and solving potential garden problems.

Presented by Community Food Bank, 3003 S Country Club. Call Michelle Kuhns, 622-0525 x240

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Vegetable Gardening Basics – Part 1 (English)

posted November 7, 2007

[ Saturday, November 10, 2007; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Learn basic strategies for starting a successful garden in the desert.

Presented by Community Food Bank, 3003 S Country Club. Call Michelle Kuhns, 622-0525 x240

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Vegetable Gardening Basics – Part 1 (Spanish)

posted November 7, 2007

[ Friday, November 9, 2007; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Learn basic strategies for starting a successful garden in the desert.

Presented by Community Food Bank, 3003 S Country Club. Call Michelle Kuhns, 622-0525 x240

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Mesquite Pancake Breakfast

posted November 5, 2007

[ Saturday, November 17, 2007; 9:00 am; ] The 5th annual Desert Harvesters Mesquite Milling Fiesta and Mesquite Pancake Breakfast will be held at the Dunbar/Sring Organic Community Garden, located at the NW corner of North 11th Ave and West University Blvd. The pancake breakfast starts at 9:00 am and goes until the batter runs out. Prickly pear, mesquite, and maple syrups [...]

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Sustainable Design Weekend Intensive

posted November 3, 2007

[ Saturday, November 10, 2007 to Sunday, November 11, 2007. ] Sustainable Design Weekend Intensive – Cosponsored by Tucson Permaculture Guild and Sustainable Tucson

This weekend class, a short version of the 72 hour Permaculture design course, will help you develop practical design skills using [...]

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Sustainable Tucson General Meeting

posted November 3, 2007

[ Tuesday, November 13, 2007; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]

Please join us (and bring your friends and neighbors!) for:

SUSTAINABLE TUCSON GENERAL MEETING
Tuesday, November 13th, 6-8 pm
Northwest Community Center – Multipurpose room
2160 N. 6th Ave. (just south of Grant rd.)

It will be a participation-oriented meeting, with the main focus being on the continued development of our Affinity Groups.

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Tucson Innovative Home Tour & Tucson Solar Tour

posted October 17, 2007

[ Saturday, November 3, 2007; 12:00 am; ] You are invited to join us for the
Tucson Innovative Home Tour and Tucson Solar Tour

Next Generation Home Course
will also be Saturday, November 3.

New Ways for Better Living in the Desert

Contact Tucson Solar Institute

New Ways for Better Living in the Desert

Coming soon is your once-a-year chance to see exceptional examples of the latest innovations in home [...]

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