Tuesday, November 03, 2009

LAGD West at West 4th/Jane

LA Green Drinks - Westside
Thursday, November 5, 2009
West 4th/Jane
1432A 4th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90401
$5 suggested donation

Featured Speaker: James Kao, Power to the People

The mission of Power to the People is bringing renewable solar electric technology to rural communities in Nicaragua--the poorest country in Central America with the greatest need for access to sustainable energy sources. James Kao of Power to the People will present his organization's recent work in that country and its importance in the global fight against climate change. For more information visit: http://www.powertothepeople.org/

Venue: West 4th Jane provides food that is sustainable and comes from Santa Monica.

Seafood = Santa Monica Seafood
Bread = Baked daily from Rocken Wagner bakery on Arizona and 3rd
Cheese = Andrew's cheese shop on Montana
Vegetables = come from our own Wed and Sat Farmer's Market

LA Green Drinks guests can purchase Samuel Smith Organic Lager for $5 and Samuel Smith Organic Apple Cider for $8 (this is a larger bottle). There are also $3 drink specials.

Check out the menu: http://www.west4thjane.com/

Remember- If anyone wants to bring literature to promote their green issue, please do so. We will have an area for brochures, business cards, etc. The main thing is just to relax and have a good time.

(Look for Elisa as Thursday's host. She could use some help setting up, cleaning up and manning the door so if you would like to help her, please contact her. Thanks!- we can always use the help. 310 463 7930 ebrown4change@yahoo.com )

LA Green Drinks Westside Sponsors and Partners:

Opportunity Green: 3rd Annual Business Conference Nov 7-8, 2009 Special Discount for Green Drinkers: First 10 people to enter Discount Code: GD40 will recieve $400 off!

Green Shopper Guide, http://www.greenshopperguide.com/
Green Shopper Guide is offering companies that attend the November 5th Green Drinks or those who respond from the blog a free trial listing on the Green Shopper Guide site for their company. This opportunity is not to be missed!

For a comprehensive calender of eco/ green events, check out http://www.gotogreenla.com/

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Happy Raw-lidays ! Nov. 18th, 2009- Don't miss!!!

Happy Raw-lidays! "Celebration of Living Foods" returns with a special event to kick of the Holiday season Hosted at Vernare Living Showroom Guests will have a chance to induldge in delicious vegetarian cuisine, decadent guilt free desserts, super food snacks and tonics, soothing herbal teas, and more! Unwind and relax within the tranquil ambience of Vernare's beautiful living showroom Special bonus: art exhibition with new works by Anita Rosenberg and Dragan Mrdja. Confirmed sponsors: Large Marge Sustainables, Leaf organics, Truly Raw Gourmet, Tia's Bakery, Dynamics of Nature, Amazon Herb Co, Ruths Chia Seed Goodness, LA Yoga, EcoUsables, Afford Eco and more TBA ! Charity Raffle with incredible prizes *All proceeds of raffle to benefit Yoga Gives Back When: Wednesday November 18, 2009 (7:00 - 11:00 PM) Where: Vernare's Living Showroom 607 N. Huntley Drive West Hollywood, CA 90069 All are welcome to attend! Cost: $20 suggested donation helps keep this event sustainable Special WOTGG price is only $10 for ladies - but you must RSVP
RSVP: Kris at bhaktiyogagirl@msn.com
visit website for all details: www.womenofthegreengeneration.com

Looking for a fun and no pressure way of meeting lots of other eco-conscious singles for dating and networking? Try Green Speed Dating! Featured on NPR, Green Speed Dating brings together successful single professionals who care about the environment and want to meet others of like mind and spirit. Organized by Power to the People, GSD is a FUNdraiser that helps bring solar power systems to developing countries like Nicaragua which can least afford clean renewable energy technology. Events are for singles between ages 30 and 50. Participation fee is $25 with all proceeds to benefit P2P. For more information and to register for an event, go to http://www.greenspeeddating.com/ .

A new web-site has launched Eco Home Resource, dedicated to helping people create and maintain healthy home and work environments. The site features helpful information on all areas of the home, including * A Rich Database of Products & Services * Expert Articles * Product Comparisons * An Eco Home Store...and so much more! The site covers topics from how to green your baby’s nursery to the most energy-efficient appliances and great ways to conserve water. They even go "beyond green" and explore topics such as Color Theory, Feng Shui and Aromatherapy. It is the goal that the site will inspire conscious, healthy choices that will benefit people and the planet in which we live. They are always looking for good content for the site, so if you have an interesting story idea or a topic that you would like to read about or know of someone they should speak to, please feel free to pass it along!

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