Archive for August, 2009


General Meeting

posted August 22, 2009

[ Wednesday, September 9, 2009; 5:45 pm to 8:00 pm. ] This special meeting will focus on efforts being made at the city and county level to move our region toward sustainability. We will hear from Tedra Fox, Pima County Sustainability Manager, and David Schaller, Administrator of Tucson’s Office of Conservation and Sustainable Development. This is sure to be a timely and informative discussion. Please come [...]

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GREENING MISSION GARDEN

posted August 21, 2009

[ Saturday, August 29, 2009; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]

TENTATIVE AGENDA

GREENING MISSION GARDEN:

A FORUM ON OPERATION AND MANAGEMENT

Sponsored by The Drachman Institute, Friends of Tucson‚s Birthplace, and the Office of Ethnohistorical Research at the Arizona State Museum

Honorary Chair: Cele Peterson

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Lords of Nature film screening

posted August 21, 2009

[ Wednesday, September 2, 2009; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] What: Lords of Nature film screening
When: September 2, 2009
7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Where: The Loft Cinema
3233 E Speedway Blvd
Tucson, AZ 85716-3933
Free for the whole family!

Lords of Nature reveals the critical role top predators play in healthy ecosystems and how their return after a long absence can restore ailing ecosystems. Six Arizona environmental organizations are sponsors of [...]

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HocoFest 2009 Solar, Music & Audio @ Hotel Congress

posted August 13, 2009

[ Thursday, September 3, 2009 to Sunday, September 6, 2009. ]

Hocofest Music & Audio Con 2009 is a celebration of all things music, solar & sustainable during Labor Day Weekend in sunny Tucson, AZ- home to one of the best indie music scenes in the States.
Hocofest will take over the East quarter of downtown Tucson September 4-6, 2009, enjoy over [...]

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Money Reform in Tucson: A discussion and brainstorming session

posted July 30, 2009

[ Monday, August 24, 2009; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Monday, August 24th,

6:oo pm  to 8:00 pm,

Quincie Douglas Library,

Kino Blvd and 36th St. (Campbell Ave becomes Kino just south of Broadway Blvd.)

A discussion and brainstorming session will be held on Thomas H. Greco’s new book and money reform.  We will explore how his ideas for “direct credit clearing” can be used to promote monetary resilience [...]

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Local Sustainability for Eastern Santa Cruz County

posted July 26, 2009

[ Saturday, August 22, 2009; 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. ] Local Sustainability for Eastern Santa Cruz County
1:30 PM 08/22/09
FOCUS on Food, how is our summer harvest? and DVD viewing \”Future of Food\”
Cady Hall
342 Duquesne Ave
Patagonia

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Sustainable Santa Cruz Meeting

posted July 26, 2009

[ Thursday, August 20, 2009; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Sustainable Santa Cruz Meeting
5:30 PM 08/20/09
Working to build a resilient community in the face of future challenges – peak oil, climate change, and the economy.
Tubac Community Center
50 Bridge Road, Tubac

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Sustainable Santa Cruz Meeting

posted July 26, 2009

[ Thursday, August 6, 2009; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Sustainable Santa Cruz Meeting
5:30 PM 08/06/09
Attend and help establish the partnerships that will be the basis for this critical effort, to bring a unified and comprehensive transition to our communities.  Be part of the planning of educational events to support sustainable living practices, and to hear from environmental groups that study the I-19 corridor and [...]

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“Money as Debt” and “Money as Debt II” film showing

posted July 23, 2009

[ Sunday, August 16, 2009; 1:45 am to 4:30 am. ] What: Sustainable Tucson Special Film Showing
When: Sunday, August 16th, 2009,    2-4:30pm   (Doors open at 1:45pm)
Where: Joel D. Valdez Main Library Downtown, 101 N. Stone Ave (free lower level parking off Alameda St.)

Sustainable Tucson is pleased to present two special films as part of our focus in August on examing some of the fundamental tools [...]

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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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