Wednesday, July 2, 2014

JULY BOULDER GREEN DRINKS! ACTIVE AFTER HOURS!


THIS THURSDAY! 
WHAT ACTIVE AFTER HOURS! WITH BOULDER GREEN DRINKS AND ACTIVE BOULDER!
Join us on Thursday, July 17th for Boulder Green Drinks at Zeal Optics! 
For July, we're bringing the Green Drinks community together with Active Boulder's networking night. Hosted by Zeal Optics, come meet folks in the outdoor industry and learn about the industry's efforts to fund recreation and restore Boulder County's trails after September's floods. It'll be a great crowd of folks that are passionate about recreation, the great outdoors, and the environment. Enjoy a beverage and meet new folks! We hope to see you there.
Door prizes donated by Salewa and Sea To Summit will be raffled off as well!

WHEN: THURSDAY, JULY 17, 5:30PM to 7:30PM
**Please note that this is the third Thursday** Presentations will begin around 6:30PM. Arrive early to enjoy networking. Door prize registration starts at 5:30PM.

SPEAKERS: Active Boulder, Industry Flood Coalition, Wildlands Restoration Volunteers

WHERE: ZEAL OPTICS, 1230 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO 80302
Anyone up for carpooling? It is a Green event! Post to our Facebook event page if you need a ride.
COST: SUGGESTED DONATION OF $5-$10 to go towards Green Drinks operating costs.

WHO: You're invited! Bring friends, colleagues, visitors, everyone welcome!

Monday, June 16, 2014

June Boulder Green Drinks Gets Down at Rowdy Mermaid Kombucha!

WHAT JUNE BOULDER GREEN DRINKS AT ROWDY MERMAID KOMBUCHA!
Join us Tuesday, June 17th for Boulder Green Drinks! This month Rowdy Mermaid Kombucha will be hosting our event and we welcome our guest speaker, Make Boulder Home. 

Come join us for a fun evening of community, tasty kombucha, and conversation around sustainable housing and occupancy limits in Boulder

As always, we will be giving away cool door prizes and networking with great folks is a guarantee! 
WHEN: TUESDAY, JUNE 17, 5:00PM to 7:30PM
Presentation by Make Boulder Home will begin around 6:00PM. Arrive early to enjoy networking. Door prize registration starts at 5:00PM.

WHERE: ROWDY MERMAID KOMBUCHA
, 2516 49TH Street, Suite 2 in Boulder
Anyone up for carpooling? It is a Green event! Post to our Facebook event page if you need a ride.

FOOD & DRINK: BUMPER FOOD CART will be on hand to feed us yummy goods and Rowdy Mermaid is offering up 2 for 1 drink specials if you ride your bike in!

COST: SUGGESTED DONATION OF $5-$10 to go towards Green Drinks operating costs.

WHO: You're invited! Bring friends, colleagues, visitors, everyone welcome!

Monday, May 12, 2014

Art & Vodka! Join us to celebrate warm weather, art, and yummy libations at May Green Drinks!

WHAT: Learn about Boulder's very own artist co-op - Phoenix Asylum! Come check out the studio space and meet some of the local artists and makers of cool, recycled art and works in progress.

WHEN: Tuesday, May 20, 2014 5:30PM – 7:30PM
Presentation will begin around 6:30PM. Door prize registration begins at 5:30PM. 
Arrive early to take advantage of networking!

LOCATION: Phoenix Asylum
2510 47th St.  Unit D, Boulder, CO 80301

PARKING: Phoenix Asylum is in the large blue warehouse that is just north of the green warehouse that holds 303 Vodka. Park in front of Alpine Sports, and walk around to the right!

CARPOOL OR RIDE YOUR CRUISER BIKE: A good idea! Offer a ride or request one on the Green Drinks Facebook page event. Or you can take the bike path there!

BIKE ROUTE MAP:  https://www.google.com/maps/dir/Pearl+Street+Mall,+1942+Broadway+St+%23301,+Boulder,+CO+80302/4843+Pearl+St+%231,+Boulder,+CO+80301/@40.0191208,-105.2770052,14z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m14!4m13!1m5!1m1!1s0x876bec262e063189:0x9f7044c164fb917a!2m2!1d-105.278092!2d40.018504!1m5!1m1!1s0x876bede01eb1a09d:0xac243479206b8ca!2m2!1d-105.241711!2d40.02568!3e1

PERKS: FREE SANGRIA* sponsored by Parducci's. *must be 21+, WE I.D. Non-alcoholic beverages will also be available to those under 21 or preferring other choices.
Light nosh, networking with cool people and old & new friends!
WE ALSO ENCOURAGE GREEN DRINKERS TO BRING THEIR OWN REUSABLE CUP. THINK GREEN!

DOOR PRIZE: One luck winner will receive a bottle of libations from 303 Vodka!

CONTINUE THE CONVERSATION AT 303 VODKA! 7:30PM-9:00PM
We will make our way around the corner to 303 Vodka and continue our networking and socializing into the night. 303 Vodka will even have a “signature green drink” for all Green Drinkers!

Monday, April 21, 2014

Boulder Green Drinks April Solar Party!

You're Invited! to April Green Drinks Boulder - A Solar Party! hosted by SolarCity

WHAT: Learn about the benefits of on-site solar energy production, and the unusual business model used by SolarCity. 
And… get a sneak peek at a very green community in our midst - Nyland Cohousing!  Nyland is the largest cohousing community in the U.S., hosts a CSA farm, functions by consensus, and is a very sustainable-minded community.

WHEN: Tuesday, April 15, 2014 5:30PM – 8:00PM
Presentation will begin around 6:30PM and door prize registration begins at 5:30PM. 
Arrive early to take advantage of networking.
LOCATIONNyland Common House, Nyland Cohousing
3525 Nyland Way, Lafayette, Colorado 80026

RTD: Nyland Common house is a 7 minute walk from the Baseline Rd/Nyland Way stop on the 225 and 225 E.

CARPOOLA good idea!  Offer a ride or request one on the Green Drinks Facebook page event.

PARKINGTurn south on Nyland Way from Baseline Road, drive slowly, and turn right on a dirt road and park in a mulched parking lot behind an outbuilding.  The Common House is the big blue building on the cul-de-sac.  The event will be on the second floor.

PERKSEnjoy drinks & nosh with professionals and students who care about the environment! Win a door prize and learn more about the cool folks at SolarCity and Nyland Cohousing.

Solar & Suds! March Boulder Green Drinks at Avery Brewing Company!


WHAT SOLAR & SUDS! MARCH BOULDER GREEN DRINKS AT AVERY BREWING COMPANY! Join us TONIGHT for Boulder Green Drinks! This month Avery Brewing Company will be hosting our event and we welcome our guest speaker, Tom Figel of GRID Alternatives Colorado. 

GRID Alternatives Colorado will be kicking off their first Boulder installations this month, so this is a perfect time for Tom to introduce GRID's program and philosophy on renewable energy access, as well as volunteer and sponsorship opportunities for their Boulder installations.

WHEN: TUESDAY, MARCH 25, 5:30PM to 8:00PM
Presentation by GRID Alternatives Colorado will begin around 6:30PM. Arrive early to enjoy networking. Door prize registration starts at 5:30PM.

WHERE: AVERY BREWING COMPANY, 5763 Arapahoe Avenue, Suite E, in Boulder
Anyone up for carpooling? It is a Green event! Post to our Facebook event page if you need a ride.

COST: SUGGESTED DONATION OF $10 to go to GRID Alternatives Colorado.
Avery is also offering $1.00 off beers for all Green Drinkers!

DOOR PRIZE: AVERY DRINKING KIT AND T-SHIRTS! We will have T-shirts from GRID Alternatives Colorado, as well as a Drinking Kit Gift Basket from Avery for a few lucky winners!

WHO: You're invited! Bring friends, colleagues, visitors, everyone welcome!




February Boulder Green Drinks at The Second Kitchen!



WHAT FEBRUARY BOULDER GREEN DRINKS AT THE SECOND KITCHEN! Come check out Boulder's newest and ONLY Food Co-op! Having been a grocery for the last 85 years, The Second Kitchen has taken over the spot at 904 College Avenue and carries everything from meat and produce, to bakery items and health and wellness.
TSK mission statement:
"The Second Kitchen serves as a food-buying cooperative that creates community around food mindfulness and appreciation. TSK utilizes our member buying power to purchase food locally, organically, consciously, and sustainably. TSK strives everyday to change our current food system by buying in bulk, eliminating packaging, and creating awareness around how we feed ourselves."
Check out their website and come down for some great networking, as well as learning all about what The Second Kitchen has to offer!
http://www.thesecondkitchen.org
 
WHEN: TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 6:00 to 8:00PM
Presentation by The Second Kitchen will begin around 6:45PM. Arrive early to enjoy networking. Door prize registration starts at 6:00PM.

WHERE: THE SECOND KITCHEN, 904 College Avenue, in Boulder

COST: FREE ADMISSION! plus yummy snacks from local vendors and non-alcoholic beverages to sample!
We encourage you to bring your own cups and snack plates to reduce waste.

DOOR PRIZE: MEMBERSHIP! Our door prize this month is pretty awesome! One lucky winner will receive a waived co-op equity deposit for their new membership at The Second Kitchen. This is a $100 value for a "household" and $75 for a "student!"

WHO: You're invited! Bring friends, colleagues, visitors, everyone welcome!


 










AFTER HOURS: KEEP THE DISCUSSION AND NIGHT GOING!! Join us for a drink after Green Drinks at a local watering hole.

Boulder Green Drinks 2014 Kickoff Event!

WHAT: BOULDER GREEN DRINKS 2014 KICKOFF EVENT! Let's start the New Year with Great Networking at one of our favorite local spots! Sponsored by Emmpress Naturals, Meredith Mandell and featuring Andrew Wyatt.

SPECIAL PRESENTATION: Andrew Wyatt will be presenting a sneak peak of art and photos from his collection of work that ranges from most recently The Flaming Lips, The String Cheese Incident and Burning Man!

WHEN: TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 5:30 to 8:00PM
Presentation will begin around 6:30PM. Arrive early to enjoy networking, happy hour food n' drink specials! Door prize registration starts at 5:30PM.

WHERE: Shine Restaurant & Gathering Place- 2027 13th Street, in Boulder

COST: FREE ADMISSION! plus Happy Hour &/or Dinner Menus available

DOOR PRIZE: We are giving away an awesome gift basket generously donated by Emmpress Naturals, Meredith Mandell!

WHO: You're invited! Bring friends, colleagues, visitors, everyone welcome!

* Great Food, Super Drinks (full bar, or non-alcoholic choices also)
* Door Prizes &/or Give Aways
* Great Networking n' good times with great people!
* Happy Hour Special Menu, or Full Dinner Menus