VIRTUAL Sustainable Living Fair 2020

Sat, Apr 11 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Denise Frizzell
Categories: Justice, Small Groups, Earth
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We are going VIRTUAL for our second Sustainable Living Fair with talks by experts in various domains of sustainable living to include our keynote speaker, Crystal Dreisbach, Founder & Executive Director, Don’t Waste Durham. Other topics include waste reduction, green and healthy home and lawn, and the clean energy transition. Please register by Thursday, 4/9/20 to assist with planning & logistics. Updates and call-in information will be sent to all registrants by Friday, 4/10, 1 pm. Contact: Denise Frizzell.

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Saturday, 4/11/20

8:30 - 9:00: DAY OF EVENT SETUP (e.g., coffee, tea, light refreshments)

9:00 - 9:30: REGISTRATION AND NETWORKING

9:30 - 10:30: GREEN & HEALTHY HOME AND LAWN

Edible Landscaping: Keith Shalijian, Owner, Bountiful Backyards; Organic Lawn Care: Houston Hinson, Owner, Carolina Turf; Sustainable Furnishings: Susan Ingles, Executive Director, Sustainable Furnishings Council

10:30 - 10:45: Break & Visit with Presenters

10:45 - 11:45 am: Keynote: Crystal Dreisbach, Founder & Executive Director, Don’t Waste Durham. Why Preventing Trash Slows Global Climate Change: The Circular Economy and YOU!

11:45 - 12:30: Lunch Catered ($10 Donation Requested)

12:30 - 1:30: WASTE REDUCTION

Recycling & Composting Trends and Tips: Muriel Williman, Asst Solid Waste Manager, the City of Durham

1:30 - 1:45: Break & Visit with Presenters

1:45 - 2:45: THE CLEAN ENERGY TRANSITION

Residential Solar Battery Technology: Southern Energy Management

EV Ownership and YOU!

2:45 - 3:00 pm: Wrap Up and Final Visit with Presenters Session

 

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