Archive for February, 2012


Seed Exchange at Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market – March 8

posted February 29, 2012

The Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market is located at  100 S. Avenida Del Convento, near the intersection of Congress and Grande. On March 8th from 3 to 6pm, the Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market will be hosting a spring gardening celebration where everyone can participate in a seed exchange, and purchase vegetable seedlings, shade cloth, […]

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Nine Elements of a Sustainable Culture – Mitchell Thomashow – free lecture at UA – Feb 29

posted February 20, 2012

WHEN: Wednesday, Feb. 29, 5 to 7 pm WHERE: Center for Creative Photography Auditorium, University of Arizona (near Speedway and Park) ADMISSION: Free At its core, sustainability addresses how people live, think and behave. We are all change agents. – Mitchell Thomashow Meet Mitchell Thomashow and hear how he transformed Unity College into a nationally […]

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Clean Elections – and other projects – To Stop Climate Change – Feb 22

posted February 20, 2012

CLEAN ELECTIONS – AND OTHER PROJECTS – TO STOP CLIMATE CHANGE — Wed, Feb 22, 7 PM, 931 N. 5TH AVE. Dear Climate Change Activist, Please join us Wednesday, February 22nd at 7 p.m. at the Quaker Meetinghouse, 931 N.5th Ave., Tucson, to learn more about the Clean Elections Law and ways to use it […]

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Plan Tucson – Urban Design Policy Working Group – Feb 29

posted February 20, 2012

Plan Tucson – Smart Growth Focus Area Redevelopment and Revitalization Policy Working Group Meeting Invitation for Wednesday February 29, 2012 Subject: Plan Tucson – Redevelopment and Revitalization Policy Working Group Meeting Invitation Dear Colleague: We are sending you this invitation because you expressed an interest or were recommended to participate in the Urban Design Policy […]

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Walking Away from Empire – Guy McPherson at Antigone Books – March 2

posted February 20, 2012

Walking Away from Empire – Guy McPherson at Antigone Books, 411 N. 4th Avenue, Friday, March 2, 7 PM Guy McPherson will discuss his book, Walking Away from Empire: A Personal Journey. McPherson was a successful professor by every imperial measure: tenured, published in all the right places, mentoring students who acquired the best jobs […]

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Solar Grant Applications Open Until March 21 – Technicians for Sustainability

posted February 20, 2012

TFS’s 2012 Solar Grant – Applications Open from now Until March 21 Technicians for Sustainability (TFS) is proud to announce the opening of our 2012 Solar Grant application process. Starting immediately we will be accepting applications until March 21st, the Spring Equinox. The TFS grant program is funded by 1% of our revenue to help […]

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Tucson Time Traders – New Member Sign-up

posted February 19, 2012

Also see the Tucson Time Traders website at timetraders.metasofa.org If you’re interested in joining Tucson Time Traders, please sign up below or at timetraders.metasofa.org, and come to an orientation meeting. New members must attend an orientation meeting before using the online software and trading with our timebanking community. For assistance with joining or any questions, […]

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Green For All – Special Southern Arizona Coalition Event – Feb 14

posted February 10, 2012

Green for All and The SAGAC Organizing Committee Invite You to Attend Our Coalition Building Training Session Please note location has changed to the Community Food Bank, 3003 S. Country Club Rd. Who: SAGAC, Green for All, & Tucson Allies When: Tuesday, February 14th from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. Where: Community Food Bank, 3003 […]

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What Are We Planning For? – A New Advocacy Initiative

posted February 10, 2012

What Are We Planning For? A Sustainable Tucson Issues Paper                                                  March 2012 Since Imagine Greater Tucson’s initiating phase began more than three years ago, Sustainable Tucson has been engaged with the IGT Project at many levels, participating in the steering, community values, outreach, and technical committees. Imagine Greater Tucson has consistently requested input and Sustainable […]

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What Are We Planning For? – A New Advocacy Initiative

posted February 10, 2012

A Sustainable Tucson Issues Paper March 2012 Since Imagine Greater Tucson’s initiating phase began more than three years ago, Sustainable Tucson has been engaged with Imagine Greater Tucson at many levels, participating in the steering, community values, outreach, and technical committees. Imagine Greater Tucson has consistently requested input and Sustainable Tucson has tried to contribute […]

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Valentine trade event – Amethyst Luna Co-op – Feb 11

posted February 7, 2012

We invite you to attend a Valentine trade event in Tucson on February 11, 2012. Please share this information with members of your organization and with people you know in the community. Support co-operatives and local cottage industries, and find free trade gifts for the special someone for Valentine’s Day. We look forward to having […]

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“Sustaining Earth, Sustaining Soul” – Southern Arizona Friends of Jung – Feb 10

posted February 6, 2012

On Fri Feb 10 the Southern Arizona Friends of Jung are sponsoring a talk “Sustaining Earth, Sustaining Soul” by Jeff Kiehl PhD, a Senior scientist at the National Center for Atmospheric Research & a Jungian Analyst. Visit our website SAFOJ.org for details. Thanks, Sylvia Simpson

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Tucson Aquaponics Systems Tour – Feb 11

posted February 3, 2012

The first TAPST (Tucson Aquaponics Systems Tour) is officially happening!  Saturday 2/11/12 all around Tucson, 9AM-3PM.  The full range of aquaponics systems will be featured.  So far we have at least 10 systems on 5 different sites.   Here is a link to more info: http://www.facebook.com/events/239007656182410/

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Free bike tuneups & more – Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market – Feb 16

posted February 3, 2012

Ride your bike to the Santa Cruz River Farmers’ Market and Menlo Bike Mechanics will provide FREE bike tune-ups! You can also enjoy: * Live Music * A Cooking Demo * Bike Accessories * Advice on Bike Maintenance When: Feb. 16th 3-6pm Where: Mercado San Agustin, 100 S. Avenida Del Convento, West of 1-10 near […]

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