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Free Salvaged Patio Workshop

Event Date: 
06/03/2012 - 1:00pm - 3:00pm
Event Location: 
Second Use Building Materials
7953 2nd Ave. S. http://www.seconduse.com/map
Seattle, WA 98108
United States
Phone: 206-763-6929 x13

Second Use will host a free workshop on incorporating salvage into your garden patio Sunday, June 3, from 1-3 p.m. It will provide step-by-step instructions on how to set up the foundation, adding unconventional materials to the patio (granite pieces, bricks, decorative metal items, stones from your yard), and giving the project a finished look. Instructor Dave Lacey has more than 10 years of experience in landscaping, with a background in environmental restoration.

Location

Second Use Building Materials
7953 2nd Ave. S. http://www.seconduse.com/map
Seattle, WA 98108
United States
Phone: 206-763-6929 x13

Earth Day: Electronics Recycling and Confidential Data Shredding

Event Date: 
04/21/2012 - 9:00am - 11:00am
Event Location: 
Windermere Real Estate Co. - Green Lake (parking lot)
7300 E Green Lake Dr N
Seattle, WA 98115
United States
Phone: 2069579441

It's not easy being green but this weekend it is! We invite you to Earth Day: Confidential Data Shredding and Electronics Recycling event at Windermere Real Estate in Green Lake (7300 E Green Lake Dr N).

Location

Windermere Real Estate Co. - Green Lake (parking lot)
7300 E Green Lake Dr N
Seattle, WA 98115
United States
Phone: 2069579441

Alchemy Goods Tour with Net Impact

Event Date: 
11/16/2011 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Event Location: 
Alchemy Goods
1723 1st Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98134
United States

Alchemy Goods is opening up its secret workshop to give us a tour! Eli, the founder, will show us how his company turns useless into useful, transforming all sorts of reclaimed materials into first rate products. For example, the company upcycles blown-out inner tubes, old seatbelts and advertising banners into bags and wallets. To date Alchemy Goods has reclaimed more than 182 thousand inner tubes!

This is your chance to learn the ins and outs of a local sustainable goods business - just in time for holiday shopping!

http://alchemygoods.com/

Location

Alchemy Goods
1723 1st Ave. S.
Seattle, WA 98134
United States

Free Community Learning Event "Don't Throw Out Your Old Computer - Give It a Second Life with Free Software"

Event Date: 
02/09/2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Location: 
Sammamish Public Library
825 228th Ave. SE,
Sammamish, WA 98075
United States
Phone: 425-392-3130

* Are you thinking of tossing out your computer because it feels sluggish running your current operating system (OS)?
* Want to try a different OS like Linux while keeping your existing one?
* Want to use free software alternatives that have features similar/equivalent to commercial software?

This free event explains the various operating systems (Linux, Mac and Windows) and the options of free software for your entertainment needs, to help accomplish your daily tasks, or run your business. Learn simple tips on how to upgrade the performance of your personal computer/laptop.

Location

Sammamish Public Library
825 228th Ave. SE,
Sammamish, WA 98075
United States
Phone: 425-392-3130

Workshop: Create a Personalized Notebook/Sketchbook

Event Date: 
04/18/2010 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Event Location: 
The Green Chair Project
1001 NE Boat St.
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 503.580.0629

This simple, yet fun and educational workshop is ideal for kids age 8-12. Learn how to craft a one-of-a-kind notebook using salvaged vinyl signage material and scrap paper. Notebooks will be stitched together by sewing machine, though previous sewing skills are not necessary as the instructor will give assistance. Books will be personalized and decorated using various scrap materials we will provide.

Class Cost: $10 (materials, tools, and snacks provided)

Location

The Green Chair Project
1001 NE Boat St.
Seattle, WA 98105
United States
Phone: 503.580.0629
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