Archive for June, 2009

New Film: “Food, Inc”

posted June 30, 2009

[ Friday, July 17, 2009; 12:00 am; ] On July 17: the most-talked about new film, “Food, Inc.” will be shown at
The Loft Cinema,
3233 E. Speedway Blvd.,

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ST August Gen. Mtg: “The Global Financial Meltdown: Its Causes, and Opportunities for Localized Restructuring”

posted June 25, 2009

[ Wednesday, August 12, 2009; 5:45 pm to 8:00 pm. ] What: Sustainable Tucson August General Meeting
When: Wednesday, August 12th, 2009 5:45pm- 8:00pm
Where: Joel D. Valdez Main Library Downtown, 101 N. Stone Ave (free lower level parking off Alameda St.)
Sustainable Tucson is pleased to present a Special General Meeting featuring one of ST’s original founders. Thomas H. Greco, Jr. will give an illustrated presentation”The Global Financial [...]

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High Performance Building Science Workshop

posted June 24, 2009

[ Friday, July 31, 2009; ] Special event at the Village of Civano, Tucson
Colors are names, each given to a specific spectrum of visible light. Visible wavelengths are measured in nanometers (nm). Green just so happens to live in the spectrum between approximately 520 and 565 nm. Building performance is also measured using specific, scientific language. We hope to give you [...]

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The Story of Stuff, and more!

posted June 21, 2009

Q: Why should I care about the Citizens united v. FEC ruling?
A: In this landmark case, the U.S. Supreme Court decided that it is unconstitutional to limit how much money corporations can spend to influence elections. Why? They said limits would violate the First Amendment guarantee of free speech. Since the 2010 ruling, corporations have [...]

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Coming: New film ‘In Transition’

posted June 11, 2009

[ Monday, November 9, 2009; ] These are the emerging plans for the release of the Transition Movement’s first major film, “In Transition.”  Some of you watched an online screening of the unfinished version June 12-14th.

Stage 2. Indie Screenings.

We’re planning then to make the film available via the Age of Stupid’s Indie Screenings website (although this is still being finalised).  The [...]

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“The World According to Monsanto” film showing

posted June 10, 2009

[ Thursday, June 25, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] WHAT:  FREE public showing of The World According to Monsanto

Monsanto’s controversial past combines some of the most toxic products (e.g. PCBs and Agent Orange) ever sold with misleading reports, pressure tactics, collusion, and attempted corruption.  They now race to genetically engineer (and patent) the world‚s food supply, which profoundly threatens our health, environment, and economy. [...]

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Wet-Dry Mapping of Upper Cienega Creek

posted June 5, 2009

[ Saturday, June 13, 2009; 6:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
4th Annual Wet/Dry Walk of upper Cienega Creek

The Bureau of Land Management, The Nature Conservancy and Master Watershed Program are pleased to invite volunteers to help with the 4th annual wet-dry walk of upper Cienega Creek on the Las Cienegas National Conservation Area southeast of Tucson.

Las Cienegas harbors between 6 and 10 miles of [...]

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International IONS Conference ( Larry Dossey)

posted April 29, 2009

[ Wednesday, June 17, 2009 to Sunday, June 21, 2009. ] 13th International IONS Conference
June 17 – 21, 2009
Marriott Star Pass Resort

Join mind-body pioneer Larry Dossey, MD; Bruce Lipton, author of Biology of Belief, and other inspiring, thoughtful, and visionary people to explore insights in science, social innovation, and the world’s wisdom traditions.

Early Registration Discount extended: $369 for members, seniors and students [...]

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