Monday, January 19, 2015

Open Volunteer Poition Available NOW on the Boulder Green Drinks Board!

Hello Green Drinks members!

We have an open volunteer position on the Boulder Green Drinks board and we would love to find an amazing and talented person to join our group. 

The skinny:
It will be a one year commitment minimum. 
Members attend a monthly board meeting and the monthly Green Drinks - attendance to these is mandatory. 
We are looking for new talent and new ideas for future events and partnerships. 

If you are interested in applying please submit your name, contact information and these 5 questions to Heather Smart at Smarty1578@yahoo.com

1. What is your background in sustainability or conservation?
2. What value or skill set can you contribute? Do you have any skills in photography, event planning or legal services, please list these.
3. What do you want to get out of serving on the committee?
4. How many green drinks have you attended in the last year?
5. How long have you lived in the area? 


Thank you for your applications we look forward to working with you.
Best,
Green Drinks Steering Committee

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

KICK-OFF 2015 WITH BOULDER GREEN DRINKS!

Boulder Green Drinks invites you to kick-off the New Year with Community Owned Solar, hosted by Clean Energy Collective!

What: Join Green Drinks, Clean Energy Collective and Colorado Green Building Guild to network, share and discover!

When: Tuesday, January 20 - 5:30PM to 8:30PM

Where: The Post Brewing Company, 105 W. Emma Street, Lafayette, CO 80026
Who's Invited: You're invited!  For all who live and work in the Green Community. Bring friends, colleagues, visitors, everyone welcome!
Have you ever heard of Community-Owned Solar? Ever wondered if there was a way to benefit from solar without investing in solar panels on your roof? On Tuesday, January  20th, Clean Energy Collective will tell you exactly how you can save money, as well as the environment with community solar panels. Any resident or business can take advantage of solar power to reduce their carbon footprint, even renters!!
Check them out at: www.EasyCleanEnergy.com
Food & Drink: Clean Energy Collective is generously providing 1 drink ticket per person, as well as yummy snacks! Happy Hour menu will also be available.

Need a ride?  Carpooling is encouraged! Post to our Facebook page if you need a ride, or are offering to drive!
https://www.facebook.com/groups/7911288821/

We want to know!!
What would you like to see for 2015 Green Drinks Events?

Come on the 20th with ideas for what you'd like to see for speakers, events, and even venues for this upcoming year. We want to know what and who you're interested in seeing and hearing from.
Every month we will post a different question. Green Drinks is only a success if our community attends and supports us!

Monday, December 1, 2014

DECEMBER BOULDER GREEN DRINKS CELEBRATES COLORADO GIVES DAY!


Tuesday, October 14, 2014

SPOOKY OCTOBER GREEN DRINKS AT REDSTONE MEADERY WITH ECO-WOMEN!

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

KICK-OFF FALL WITH BOULDER GREEN DRINKS AT SANITAS BREWING COMPANY!


 WHAT SEPTEMBER BOULDER GREEN DRINKS AT SANITAS BREWING COMPANY!

WHEN: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 5:30PM to 7:30PM
Presentation will begin around 6:30PM. Arrive early to enjoy networking. 

WHERE: SANITAS BREWING COMPANY
3550 Frontier Avenue, Boulder, CO 80301

We encourage alternative transportation! Take advantage of the bike path and accessibility to bus routes!

COST: Suggested donation to help cover Green Drinks operating costs is appreciated!

WHO: You're invited!
Bring neighbors, co-workers, family and friends!

Friday, August 8, 2014

AUGUST BOULDER GREEN DRINKS PRESENTS: SUSTAINABILITY IN ACTION & ATTIRE!



WHAT SUSTAINABILITY IN ACTION & ATTIRE! WITH BOULDER GREEN DRINKS AND CENTER FOR RESOURCE CONSERVATION!

Join us Tuesday, August 19th for Boulder Green Drinks at Center for Resource Conservation!

Green Drinks is having fun this month with sustainability and conservation! Come join us for some great conversation about what is new with the CRC and ReSource Yard, or come meet them for the first time! 

Hats off to the most creative Green Drinker! Arrive with your most creative "head attire" made from reused and repurposed materials. The Green Drinks Steering Committee will judge the most creative and the winner will receive a $25 ReSource Gift Card!  The winner will be announced at the event and you must be present to win! 

LIVE MUSIC from local musicians Jack Jostes and Sam Steele from The Larks will be playing bluegrass! Check them out at:

Look at you! We will even have a professional photographer, Eli Akerstein, taking photos of the whole event!

WHEN: TUESDAY, AUGUST 19, 5:30PM to 7:30PM
Presentation will begin around 6:30PM. Arrive early to enjoy networking. 

WHERE: CENTER FOR RESOURCE CONSERVATION
2639 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO 80302

We encourage alternative transportation! Take advantage of the bike racks and accessibility to bus routes! 
COST: Suggested donation to help cover Green Drinks operating costs is appreciated!

WHO: You're invited! 
It'll be a great crowd of folks that are passionate about recreation, the great outdoors, and the environment. 

HELPFUL LINKS: 
Check out our Facebook Group page for updated info and ideas for repurposed, recycled and reused head attire!

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!