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Step It Up - Berkeley with the Green City Gallery

Berkeley, CA

November 3, 2007 12:00PM to 09:00PM

Hosted by Abraham Kneisley

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Rep. Barbara Lee

Event Description:
The Green City Gallery, located at 1950 Shattuck Ave, Berkeley, CA 94704, will be hosting speakers and workshops starting at 12:00 PM continuing throughout the day, followed by music, food, drinks, and more information from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (contact info: Green City Gallery, 510-981-9948, [email protected], http://www.greencitygallery.org/)

12:00 -2:00 Step It Up! Banner making workshop with Earth Team
12:00 - 1:00 Climate Challenge Solutions: A Mural Painting Workshop
1:00 - 2:00 From Streets to Seeds: An Urban Ecology Workshop for Kids and Parents
12:00 - 2:00 Community Gardening: Bamboo Planting - DIG Cooperative
Building Solar Ovens - DIG Cooperative 2:00-3:00 Kat Steele giving Climate Project Presentation (Al Gore's Presentation from An Inconvenient Truth)

3:00 - 5:30 Toward a Local Green Economy: Your Leaders Speak

3:00 - 3:30 Introduction, and Mayor Tom Bates and California Assembly Member Loni Hancock

3:30 Kevin Danaher, Green Festival, " Building the Green Economy"

4:00 Ian Kim, Ella Baker Center for Human Rights, "Green Pathways Out of Poverty"

4:30 - 5:30 Timothy Burroughs - Berkeley Climate Action Coordinator, Beck Cowles - Information Program Manager at the Ecology Center, Berkeley City Council Members Kriss Worthington and Donna Spring

5:30 - 6:00 Green City Gallery Update with Babak Tondre, Kirsten Beneke, Abraham Kneisley, Kat Steele

6:00 - 9:00 PM Green City Scene:A Salon with Food, Drinks, Music, Art and Good Conversation
1950 Shattuck Ave
We are located on Shattuck 2 blocks north of the Downtown Berkeley BART Station, along most main bus routes, with a parking lot in back. We are located at Berkeley Way and Shattuck, between University and Hearst.

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