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Quarterly Gathering to highlight local sustainability efforts
April 27 • 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm• Free
April 27 event features presentations, delicious local food, and networking opportunities
A diverse mix of local sustainability efforts will be highlighted at the Corvallis Sustainability Coalition’s next Quarterly Gathering on Friday, April 27, from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Corvallis-Benton County Public Library. The gathering will feature brief presentations by three Coalition partners and one Coalition action team. The public is invited.
Presentations by Brad Attig of Corvallis Foundry, Kerstin Colón of Corvallis Multicultural Literacy Center, and Erik Swartzendruber of the Willamette Valley Regenerative Landscaping Coalition will highlight what their organizations are doing to help create a sustainable community. There will also be a presentation by David Eckert, leader of the Coalition’s Water Action Team, about the team’s current projects, including the upcoming Lamprey Creek Tour.
The gathering will include an opportunity for networking and information sharing by attendees, as well as delicious local refreshments from The Thyme Garden. The April gathering is sponsored by Republic Services and The Thyme Garden.
The Corvallis Sustainability Coalition is a network of more than 350 partner organizations and hundreds of volunteers. Partner organizations include businesses, non-profit organizations, faith communities, educational institutions and government entities. The mission of the group is to promote an ecologically, socially, and economically healthy city and county. The Coalition is working on a wide variety of projects in 12 topic areas to move toward goals outlined in Community Sustainability: A Framework for Action.
For more information, call 541-230-1237 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.