Sustainability Summit: Saving the Planet Takes Generations
Mar 31, 2014 01:52PM
The Dallas County Community College District’s 2014 Sustainability Summit will be held from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., April 16, at North Lake College, in Irving.
The keynote speakeris nationally-known permaculture expert Toby Hemenway, author of Gaia’s Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture, and workshops and sessions focusing on a variety of topics, as well as exhibitors sharing information about their green products and services. Will be in attendance
Participants also can learn about women across the globe that have initiated environmental projects in their communities during a free showing of the movie documentary Arise.
Admission is free, including lunch. Location: 5001 N. MacArthur Blvd. Register (required) at Tinyurl.com/DCCCDsummitregistration. For more information, call 214-378-1823.
Hemenway also will present a one-day workshop, Urban Sustainable Principles and Practices,from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., April 17, at North Lake College, aspart of the DCCCD Clean Economy Series.
Cost is $99. register at Tinyurl.com/HemenwayWorkshop.