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New Success Stories:
Deconstruction versus Demolition Nets a Free Redwood Bridge
Shrunk the Size of our Waste Bin by 69%!
Flipping the Switch to LED Lighting
Tip of the Month:
Saving Money on Air Conditioning
“Announcing the 2013 Lafayette Summer Film Series”- join us at the Lafayette Library for this year’s run of inspiring and informative documentaries. The series begins Tuesday, June 25th, 6:30pm – 8:30pm with “Symphony of the Soil,” an exploration of the miraculous substance called soil. The film series continues on Thursday, July 18th with “Trashed”, and then again on Tuesday, August 6th (film to be announced later). There is a $5 suggested donation. All ages are welcome, no reservations are necessary. More information about Symphony of the Soil.
Lafayette Farmer’s Market Every Sunday in Summer, 9am-1pm -
it’s summer, which means the Lafayette Farmer’s Market takes place each Sunday. The convenient South BART parking lot (behind Panda Express) is easily accessible by bike and there is plenty of car parking if you need to drive. Again this year, enjoy farm-fresh produce for top local vendors and a variety of baked and prepared items to eat while enjoying neighbors, friends, and sunshine galore.
June Event Series: Breaking the Chains of Plastic -
If you look around you right now, how much plastic do you see? Plastics can be a part of nearly everything we buy, whether a new digital device or a box of cereal. There is a solution. Introducing five events: Breaking the Chains of Plastic: An Event Series on Health and the Environment at Berkeley’s Ecology Center. From Tuesday, June 8th to Thursday, June 27th, there are five events that will explore solutions to the plastic problem. For more information, visit the Ecology Center website.
Introducing “LocalMotion Sundays” -
Leave your car keys at home and come help celebrate LocalMotion Sundays, held on the first Sunday of every month! Starting on June 2nd, from 9am – 1pm, Lafayette residents will bike, ride, and walk to the Farmers’ Market. For more information see the LocalMotion flyer.
For more information or to make a suggestion, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org Sustainable Lafayette is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation.
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