Green Drinks NYC - Pier 66 Maritime Tonight - Oct. 7th

Posted by Pat / on 10/11/2011 / 0 Comments

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Tuesday Oct 11, 2011 from 6 -10pm at:
 
           " Pier 66 Maritime "  

What: Every month people from around the world come together at local Green Drinks Chapters for lively networking events. Its a chance to meet other 
like-minded people, share ideas, make new friends, network, and have moments of serendipity!
Join us on the second Tuesday of every month. 
 
When: Tuesday October 11, 2011 from 6-10pm 
 
Where: Pier 66 Maritime - 3 blocks north of Chelsea Piers.  Pier 66 @ West 26th Street in the Hudson River Park. Map and directions HERE  
 
How: Bike, walk, subway, taxi (ok if 2 or more) 
 
Admission: $15 in advance HERE or $20 door
(ticket avail until 12 NOON tomorrow - event day)  
 
What else: Drink specials featuring Milano Green Vodkamilano360-networking, inspiring stories, 1-minute pitches, giveaways, great people, sunset, ideas and fabulous on-the-water location! 1-minute pitch spots are now filled up.  
 
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Upcoming Green Events ::

Wednesday October 12th 6pm

Thomson Reuters, Times Square, New York, NY

Can brands and marketing deliver a sustainable future? Forum for the Future and Guardian Sustainable Business host an evening of debate and discussion with speakers including Jeffrey Hollender (Seventh Generation) and Ian Yolles (Recyclebank). Open to corporate sustainability professionals. To apply for place click HERE.

 

Saturday October 15  6 - 10pm

Audubon Society "Farm to Table Dinner Party" in the historic barn at Audubon Greenwich, CT

A unique, food-centric event showcasing local organic farms, seasonal meals, and sustainably-managed vineyards. Guests will be treated to exquisite wines paired with farm-fresh goodness sourced from organic & biodynamic farms. The evening will include wine education from the Wine Institute of New England (WINE), live music by trio Jealous Dog, and an auction of small items to benefit Audubon's conservation and education initiatives. Info and tickets HERE Contact: Jeff Cordulack, at 203-613-8813 (*mention GreenDrinksNYC)

 

Tuesday, October 18th  6-8 PM

MPA Environmental Science & Policy Information 

Columbia University, Morningside Campus, The Faculty House, Garden Room 1

The Earth Institute and the School of International and Public Affairs present an information session for their Master of Public Administration in Environmental Science and Policy (ESP) program.  Interested students will have the opportunity to learn about this intensive 12-month program and explore how this degree can help start a career in environmental management, environmental policy or sustainable development.

For more information on the ESP program visit: www.earth.columbia.edu/mpaenvironment

Contact: Sarah Tweedie, st2745@columbia.edu


Tuesday, October 18th 6pm
The Explorers Club 46 East 70th Street NYC
Dr. Sylvia Earle and Marine Conservation Institute
invite you to a special presentation on "Why NOW is the time to establish marine protected areas or "Ocean Hope Spots" to protect our oceans for future generations"
$25 tickets.  Contact: Info@marine-conservation.org 

Wednesday, October 19th 7 - 10pm
NRDC and The Esquire Apartment NY
Launching the NRDC Food Initiative
The Clocktower Building,Penthouse
DUMBO Brooklyn, NY 
Ticket price: $200 and VIP $350 (VIP tix will include an exclusive tour of the space)
Contact: Jenny Iselin, (212) 727-4451 jiselin@nrdc.org and Missy Toney, (212) 727-4446 mtoney@nrdc.org

Sunday, October 23 11am - 6pm

Green City Challenge 

The Green City Challenge is an environmental race gccManhattan by 10 teams on bikes, starting and ending at Union Square. Live band, speakers on environmental topics, prizes for the 20 contestants, Organic food, and a place to recycle old hi-tech items, like cell phones and computers via Tekserve.  http://www.greencitychallenge.org

Eco Friendly Printer has a contest / prizes on how Green you are! www.ecofriendlyprinter.com


Wednesday, October 26th 7:30 - 11pm 
The White Roof Project Experience Auction
The Black Door, 127 W. 26th St., New York, NY 10001
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White Roof Project in partnership with GreenDrinks NYC present: The White Roof Project Experience Auction

Come watch our very own Margaret Lydecker, be auctioned off! Bid on a fun sustainable 'date' with Margaret or others! Tickets on sale at Green Drinks 10/ 11!  For more info: http://www.whiteroofproject.org/auction/ 
  

Nov 3, 2011  all-day workshop 8:30am - 3:30 pm

Understanding the Living Building Challenge  

Acuity Brands Lighting, 5 Penn Plaza, 24th Floor
(8th Ave bet 33rd - 34th) NYC
This workshop provides a 6-hour in-depth introduction to the Living Building Challenge. Attendees are the green building leaders in their community: design professionals, contractors, developers, owners, government officials and employees of public agencies.  The Living Building Challenge defines the most advanced measure of sustainability in the built environment possible today and acts to diminish the gap between current limits and ideal solutions. 
(* mention GreenDrinksNYC)  
 

November 7, 2011  6pm 

Master of Science in Sustainability Management Online Information Session

The Information Session provides prospective students the opportunity to learn about the requirements and objectives of the Sustainability Management program from the program director, Steve Cohen, Executive Director, the Earth Institute, Columbia University.

The online session will be conducted using Adobe Connect. Login info emailed to you before the event

Register here:  http://register.applyyourself.com/?id=col-scems&pid=1953&eID=34311&rid=1.

 

 

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