The buildings in which we live, work and play protect us from nature's extremes, yet they also affect our health and environment in countless ways. Patterns of development, transportation infrastructure, building location and design have direct and indirect influences on human health, solid waste, water and air quality.
We're kicking off 2016 with an inspirational happy hour! Join us at the Barrel Thief in Fremont where we'll chat about "the golden age of female entrepreneurship" and your favorite entrepreneurial aspirations. Check out this article to learn more: http://bit.ly/224qv7l.
We're hoping our January happy hour will help you make new friends, encourage you to share your ideas for the greater good, and kick off the year (and the winter chill) with a fresh keg of inspirations!
Join us for a new series presenting non-dominant perspectives on environmental issues such as climate change and sustainable development. Our inaugural event is on Dec. 3 from 6-8pm at the Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center in Discovery Park. Rose High Bear will be screening one of her short films titled Climate and Native Wisdom: The People of the Caribou. The film will be followed by a discussion and story from Roger Fernandes, a Turtle Island storyteller.
Free program sharing the cultural & food traditions of Chief Seattle's Duwamish Tribe. Doors open 12pm. Cultural Program 1-3pm. Guest Speaker: Dr. Jay Miller, Anthropologist. Shared Meal 3pm. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1690998