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Money & Life: A convening of change agents working toward a new economic and social paradigm.

Event Date: 
06/28/2012 - 5:00pm - 07/01/2012 - 2:00pm
Event Location: 
The Whidbey Institute
6449 Old Pietila Rd
Clinton, WA 98236
United States
Phone: 360-341-1884

For registration or more information visit http://www.regonline.com/wi_MoneyandLife_2012

Join a diverse community of practice using the rough-cut of the new film Money & Life http://moneyandlifemovie.com/ by Katie Teague as a launching pad to discuss and examine our assumptions and practices about both the old way of money and the new economy we’re envisioning and enacting.

Convening from various sectors of commerce, finance, activism, and academia, we will share what works and support one another to expand the horizons of our thinking and our agency.

Location

The Whidbey Institute
6449 Old Pietila Rd
Clinton, WA 98236
United States
Phone: 360-341-1884

Lichens in Our Midst

Event Date: 
05/10/2012 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Hitchock Hall, UW Main Campus
246 Hitchcock
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 206-685-8033

This class is held Thursdays, May 10 & May 17, 6-9pm
Instructor: Dr. Katherine Glew
Lichens are major components of terrestrial ecosystems. This course will provide an opportunity to learn the most frequently found lichens in our urban Puget Sound area and major taxonomic groups.

Cost: $80 Early Bird Discount; $90 after April 30

For more information or to register www.uwbotanicgardens.org
or call 206-685-8033

Location

Hitchock Hall, UW Main Campus
246 Hitchcock
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 206-685-8033

Plants for Hedges and Screens

Event Date: 
05/08/2012 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Event Location: 
Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st Street
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 206-685-8033

Instructor: Pat Roome
Landscape designer and horticulturist Pat Roome will discuss plants useful as hedges or screens and ideas for spacing and establishment.

Cost: $20 Early Bird Discount; $25 after April 24

For more information or to register www.uwbotanicgardens.org
or call 206-685-8033

Location

Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st Street
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 206-685-8033

Bryophyte Basics: mosses, of the Pacific NW - April 23-April 30

Event Date: 
04/23/2012 - 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Event Location: 
Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st Street
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 206-685-8033

Instructor: Shelley Evans
Bryophyte Basics: An introduction to the mosses, liverworts & hornworts of the Pacific NW

Through this series of workshops, you will be introduced to the basic biology, morphology, and terminology required to begin identifying bryophytes. We will review the differences between the three major bryophyte groups: the mosses, the liverworts, and the hornworts.

This two-series class meets Mondays, April 23 – April 30, 7:00 – 9:30pm
Cost: $75 Early Bird Discount; $85 after April 13

For more information or to register www.uwbotanicgardens.org

Location

Center for Urban Horticulture
3501 NE 41st Street
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 206-685-8033

Green & ENERGY STAR Home Appraising: How Agents Affect the Process

Event Date: 
01/10/2012 - 8:30am - 5:30pm
Event Location: 
zHome at Issaquah Highlands
1711 9th Place NE
Issaquah, WA 98029
United States

This 7 clock hour continuing education course is designed to give the real estate broker in WA a thorough knowledge of green and energy efficient features and their benefits from the appraiser’s perspective. You will learn to identify the specific components of green and energy efficient homes with an understanding of the added value these components bring, as well as which components have social/marketing value and which have quantitative value.

Agents completing the course will know exactly how to work with the appraisal process to the benefit of your client.

Location

zHome at Issaquah Highlands
1711 9th Place NE
Issaquah, WA 98029
United States
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