Sustainability

Exploring Social Sustainability

Event Date: 
12/03/2015 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Location: 
Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center
5011 Bernie Whitebear Way
Seattle, WA 98199
United States
Phone: (206) 449-1171

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.

Location

Daybreak Star Indian Cultural Center
5011 Bernie Whitebear Way
Seattle, WA 98199
United States
Phone: (206) 449-1171

Women Leading Social Enterprise, A Celebration of Social Impact Leadership

Event Date: 
11/12/2015 - 5:30pm - 8:30pm
Event Location: 
WeWork
107 Spring Street
Seattle, MN
United States

Announcing our 2nd annual event celebrating women leading social enterprises November 12th at WeWork's newest location.

Join us for HAPPY HOUR drinks and appetizers, to recognize the amazing women leaders of social enterprises in Washington State!

Our event features 4 speakers who will briefly tell their story about how they lead, afterward we'll break into groups with the speakers rotating for Q&A.

Featured speakers' selection criteria:

Location

WeWork
107 Spring Street
Seattle, MN
United States

Duwamish Native Foods—Now & Then—Native Food Engineering

Event Date: 
06/14/2015 - 12:30pm - 4:00pm
Event Location: 
Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center
4705 W Marginal Way SW
Seattle, WA 98106
United States
Phone: 206-431-1582

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

Location

Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center
4705 W Marginal Way SW
Seattle, WA 98106
United States
Phone: 206-431-1582

Duwamish Native Foods—Now & Then—NW Native Garden of Eden

Event Date: 
05/31/2015 - 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Event Location: 
Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center
4705 W Marginal Way SW
Seattlew, WA 98106
United States
Phone: 206-431-1582

Free program sharing the cultural & food traditions of Chief Seattle's Duwamish Tribe. Doors open 12pm. Cultural Program 1-3pm. Guest Speaker: Ken Workman, 4th generation grandson of Chief Seattle. Shared Meal 3-4pm. http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/1649040

NW Garden of Eden. The Duwamish traditional calendar is tied to the abundant resources that are available at different times throughout the year. The months are often named after the most abundant resources available at that time. The concepts of seasonality and sustainability are part of this traditional system.

Location

Duwamish Longhouse & Cultural Center
4705 W Marginal Way SW
Seattlew, WA 98106
United States
Phone: 206-431-1582

History and Legacy of the Hanford Nuclear Reservation - Free Curriculum for 6-12 grade educators

Event Date: 
05/27/2015 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Event Location: 
Impact HUB
220 2nd Avenue S #106 The Globe Room on the second floor
Seattle, WA 98104
United States

Join Facing the Future and Washington Physicians for Social Responsibility on Wednesday, May 27, for a workshop about the Hanford Nuclear Reservation—a decommissioned nuclear weapons production complex in Eastern Washington State and the most contaminated nuclear waste site in the United States.

Location

Impact HUB
220 2nd Avenue S #106 The Globe Room on the second floor
Seattle, WA 98104
United States
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