Let's cook dinner together using solar power!
Bring your solar cooker to the Hunter Gathering Place during the day and we'll potluck feast there together in the evening. Bring your instruments if you'd like to participate in any jam sessions.
All are very welcome, regardless of solar cooking knowledge or ability to stay for the whole event.
Don't have a solar cooker? Come take the free morning box cooker building workshop!
The workshop will be limited to 20 people max. Email [email protected] to reserve your space.
10am-noon: Solar cooker building workshop
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.
Sustainable Seattle is hosting a Neighborhood Workshop featuring Reed Painting and SustainableWorks, and you’re invited!
Come join us on May 10 from 6:30 to 8:30pm to learn about some resources to ensure your redecorating projects are green and that you are efficiently using the energy you pay for in your home. You could walk away with a free half-day of professional painting and a free home energy audit!
Come join us for the kick-off of Sustainable Seattle’s new Neighborhood Workshop program where the inaugural workshop will highlight the West Seattle Tool Library. We’ll introduce you to the innovators themselves, tell you how you can become a member, and talk about the lessons they learned while developing the library. We’ll even have a hands-on project utilizing some of the tools available at the Library—and you will be able to take the completed project home! Registration is only $5. Hurry! Space is limited.
In September, Counseling on Capitol Hill and The Happiness Initiative (a project of Sustainable Seattle) will present a unique opportunity. Nine Weeks Toward Happiness is a series of classes that will provide a strong foundation for personal transformation by teaching effective mindfulness techniques. Each participant will also get to measure their change, by taking a "happiness survey" at the beginning, middle, and end of the nine week period.