Conservation Magazine and the University of Washington present Conservation Remix, a premier day-long speaker series packed with revolutionary ideas for a greener future. We're bringing together innovators in engineering, architecture, business, and more who have inspiring solutions to big environmental problems. We aim to broaden the definition of what it means to be "green."
Instructor: Jennifer Carlson, Haven Illustrated, LLC
Come join landscape designer Jennifer Carlson for a fun-filled morning exploring colorful and flavorful plant combinations for your pots and garden beds. We will discuss designing with edible plants that have interesting textures, berries and leaves as well as flavor.
Join Puget Sound AIChE at the Seattle Art Museum in downtown Seattle for its April local section meeeting, featuring Sue Long, Environmental Impact Manager at Starbucks Coffee Co. Sue Long will be speaking about sustainability and how it is intimately tied to, and driving Starbucks’ business. The newly released Global Responsibility Report highlights the role of sustainability at Starbucks.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 (During the Gauguin exhibit.)
Seattle Art Museum (SAM) Downtown, Seattle
1300 1st Ave Seattle Art Museum - Simons Board Room
Join Backyard Barter, a project sponsored by Seattle Tilth and funded through the City of Seattle's Department of Neighborhoods, as we barter homegrown and homemade food with our neighbors! There is only one rule for this event: no cash allowed!
The event will begin with a potluck with the barter to start concurrently. This is a great opportunity to share your homemade food, items and related skills in a fun community environment! Past events have featured such items as delicious canned food, a live duck, microbrews and wine, seedlings and starters, and fresh eggs!