Archive for October, 2014


ENVISION TUCSON SUSTAINABLE FESTIVAL

posted October 13, 2014

[ Sunday, October 26, 2014; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

 

Mark your calendars: The annual Envision Tucson Sustainable Festival will take place on Sunday, October 26, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year the Festival will be in its new home, at the YWCA, 525 N. Bonita Avenue. The YWCA is conveniently located, just west of I-10 and just south of W. St. Mary’s [...]

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Tucson Organic Gardeners Fall Fair

posted October 9, 2014

[ Saturday, October 11, 2014; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] You’re invited to the

Tucson Organic Gardeners Fall Fair
SATURDAY OCTOBER 11th
10-2pm

LOTS OF VENDORS
Plants, seeds, compost, worm castings, gardening advice, raffle
GARDEN CLASS AT 11am
COMPOST CLASS at 12pm
St Mark’s Church 3809 E 2nd St
Alvernon and Speedway

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Solar Homes Tour – Free

posted October 6, 2014

[ Saturday, October 25, 2014; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Presented by the Southern Arizona Solar Partnership

Free Solar Homes Tour. Get map of houses at Bookmans Sports Exchange, 3330 E Speedway. Tour on your own. A chance to talk to homeowners about why and how they went solar….and what they learned!!

 

Oct 25- 9:00 -1:00pm-

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Learn Tucson Solar Basics

posted October 6, 2014

[ Monday, October 13, 2014; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Presented by the Southern Arizona Solar Partnership

Come learn about Tucson-Solar Basics with Mayor Jonathan Rothschild and other speakers.

Location:  Himmel Library, 1035 N Treat Ave.

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LET’S TALK TRASH (Rescheduled)

posted September 25, 2014

[ Monday, October 13, 2014; 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] From Garbage to Gold: Turning Organic “Waste” Into a Valuable Resource
Meeting at Joel D. Valdez Main Library, Lower Level Meeting Room, 101 N. Stone (free lower level parking off Alameda St.)

Compost is a good alternative to chemical fertilizers…It doesn’t pollute groundwater, wells, or waterways.
Compost keeps organic materials out of landfills, reducing methane gas emissions.
Compost sequesters [...]

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