green living: A Message from Green Drinks Vancouver Wa November 2011 - 11/01/11 06:35 PM
 

 
Laura and Terra from Green Drinks Vancouver Washington would like me to share this message with everyone:Greetings Green Drinkers,
2nd Annual Check 'Em Off, Green holiday gift event Saturday, November 12th. 10-3
As you hopefully are already aware, we will not be having a regularly scheduled networking event in November. Instead, we will be having our wildly popular second annual "Check 'Em Off, Green" holiday gift event. It's now less than 2 weeks away! Make your list and come shop from 65+ local vendors. Check everyone off your list and feel great about your purchases. Once you've shopped, … (0 comments)

green living: Million Monarchs - Exciting News! - 03/26/11 08:14 PM
A few days ago i introduced to a new program that my friend Sean Patrick is launching. (Million Monarchs- A Solar Company with a Social Mission.) Sean is doing important work here in the Portland Metro area by developing community owned micro solar farms. Each week I get an exciting update from Million Monarchs regarding the strides that they are making to bring safe and affordable power options to neighborhoods throughout the Pacific Northwest. I will share his messages here in my blog as they come in.
 
Hi Mark.Some exciting developments over here as we continue to work through our … (1 comments)

green living: Green Drinks Vancouver WA March 2011 Invitation - 03/26/11 08:01 PM
It is that time again! Next week is the March Green Drinks event. The following is the newsletter for the Vancouver WA Green Drink group. Put it on your calendar and I hope to see you there!

Hello Everyone! We are so excited that spring has sprung! Buds seem to be poping up everywhere, flowering plums are in full effect, and my rhubarb is already 10 inches tall. It's time to start planning the garden. Yahoo! However, first things first, we are looking forward to our March event. We will meet on Tuesday March 29th at Niche in downtown Vancouver at 1013 … (0 comments)

green living: Million Monarchs- A Solar Company with a Social Mission. - 03/21/11 03:26 PM

Attached is a letter from my friend Sean Patrick of Million Monarchs, Inc. Sean is in the middle of launching an awesome new project that may change the future of energy generation in the United States! They have created a model of micro solar farms housed in neighborhoods that generate enough energy for the residents and possibly enough to credit back to the power companies. Sean's project is still in its infancy stage but he and his team have some awesome ideas and creative solutions for meeting ongoing energy needs. I look forward to sharing Million Monarchs successes as they solve many … (4 comments)

green living: Second Chance Sails - A fun new company uses recycled sails - 03/19/11 12:01 PM

If the art of sailing isn't green enough already and since I am lounging around this morning Daydreaming about Vancouver Lake Sailing Club, I thought that I would share this clever new company with you.Second Chance Sails (www.secondchancesails.com) is a fun and creative new company that gives new life to old sails rather than hauling them to the landfills. Partners Becky Burton and Sue Anderson recycle the old sails into cool totes, wine bags, and other neat products. Be sure to check out the "Three Sheets" tote - it is awesome! Their products make perfect gifts for any sailor in … (3 comments)

green living: Green Drinks Vancouver WA - March Newsletter - 03/04/11 10:33 AM

Green Drinks Vancouver WA - March NewsletterIts that time again! Time to here from my friends Laura and Terra of Green Drinks Vancouver Washington. The following is their monthly newsletter talking about fun green events for the month of March. Feel free to pass it along to anyone who you think may be interested.Happy March Everyone,
First of all, we'd like to thank all of you who helped us celebrate our 3rd year anniversary last month.  A good time was had by all. A special thanks to our raffle prize donaters, and our speakers, Mayor Tim Leavitt and Commissioner Steve … (0 comments)

green living: Green Drinks Vancouver WA Celebrates 3 Years! - 02/09/11 05:34 PM
My friends laura and Terra are at it again and this time they are celebrating the 3rd anniversary of Green Drinks Vancouver Washington. Here is the invitation and this month's newsletter.

Hello everyone! Our 3 Year Anniversary Celebration is fast approaching. We hope you will be able to join us. Here are the details:   DATE: Tuesday Feb 22nd TIME: 6PM PLACE: Who Song & Larry's
We are very happy to announce that both Mayor Tim Leavitt and County Commissioner Steve Stuart will be our guest speakers, giving us insights into our community's "shade of green."
Feeling generous? Please connect … (0 comments)

green living: Green Drinks Vancouver WA - January Newsletter - 01/15/11 12:50 PM

My friends, Laura and Terra, are still at it with their Green Drinks group in Vancouver Washington. This dynamic duo has done an outstanding job in creating and launching the eco minded fun-centric group. They have monthly meetings around Vancouver to discuss green topics of the day and to network with other like minded individuals. Put it on your calendar. It is always worth the time! ~ mhHello and Happy New Year everyone!!!
We are back from a much-needed break and ready to return to our "last Tuesday" schedule. Please join us for our 1st social networking event of 2011. Here … (3 comments)

green living: Grandma Tilly - Eco-Warrior or Just Frugal? - 11/16/10 11:33 AM

Grandma Tilly - Eco-Warrior or Just Frugal?My dad had three sisters, all of which had 2 children each. Grandma and grandpa Hall were usually booked solid when it came to babysitting duties. Since my mother was an only child, my maternal grandmother was the primary babysitter for our side of the family. Grandma Van Driel (Takla Van Driel and her friends called her Tilly) had a huge influence on the sister and me.As I look back at our time together, I can see how her lessons molded me into the Eco-friendly being that I am today. Of course there were … (5 comments)

green living: Green Drinks for Halloween - An Invitation - 10/14/10 07:12 PM
It is that time again. Halloween is just around the corner and my friends at Green Drinks are putting on their annual Halloween bash. Below is an invitation as well as a list of upcoming green events.Hello Everyone, We hope you can join us for our 2nd Annual Halloween Party on Friday Oct 29th at 6:30 PM at the Habitat for Humanity Store at 5000 East 4th Plain. Need a place to debut that great costume you've created? You're in luck!! You could win a prize.   If you'd like to donate a small prize, please bring it the night of … (3 comments)

green living: Green Building in Vancouver Washington - Eco roofs - 09/09/10 04:11 PM
When thinkning about green and sustainable building inVancouver Washington, one naturally gravitates toward eco-roofs. (Uh well, I guess you couldn't Gravitate towards...you know what I mean!)The Green Building Committee of the Lower Columbia alliance for Living Sustainably is hosing a series of workshops on the subject of Green Roofs that runs through September. See below for the schedule and we hope to see you there!

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green living: Green Drinks Vancouver Washingto. Invitation to June's Meeting - 06/14/10 04:27 PM

Green Drinks Vancouver Washingto. Invitation to June's MeetingIt is that time again. Laura and Terra have been hard at work setting up this month's Green Drink event. If you are interested in green and sustainable living and like to socialize with likeminded people, then mark your calendar and plan to be there. It is always a good time and they work hard to provide useful information to the group.Hello everyone,  
Yahoo, the sun has FINALLY arrived, We hope you were all able to get out and play in the sun this weekend. Here are the details for our next … (0 comments)

green living: Green Drinks Vancouver Wa. May 26th- I Hope To See You There! - 05/11/10 11:56 AM
Laura and Terra are still hard at work leading the Vancouver Washington Green Drinks group. Here is the invitation for this months get together. Everyone is invited. It is a great group that meets to discuss current green issues. I hope to see you there!Hello Everyone, We had a fantastic 2 yr anniversay party!!!!! Thank you so much, check out the great pics on our facebook account. We are so grateful for the support. It's been a blast!!  
Terra and I have been approached by many people who are devastated by the ongoing oil spill in the Gulf. The question … (1 comments)

green living: Green Drinks Vancouver Wa. April 27th - Our 2 Year Anniversary! - 04/09/10 07:59 PM
Green Drinks Vancouver Wa. April 27th - Our 2 Year Anniversary!
Its that time again! Laura and Terra have sent out the details for April's Green Drink event:Hello Everyone, Can you believe we have been green drinking for 2 years already? We're very excited to invite you to our anniversary shindig!  

Please join us on April 27th at Who Song and Larry's upstairs for the April gathering of Vancouver Green Drinks. We'll start the festivities at 6pm. 360 695-1198 111 SE Columbia Way Vancouver WA 98661  
We will celebrate with door prizes, green mingling with good friends, and … (4 comments)

green living: EcoRoof Expo in Portland - Friday and Saturday. Don't Miss It! - 03/11/10 04:35 PM

Eco Roof Expo in Portland - Friday and Saturday. Don't Miss It!My friends at Earth Advantage have just reminded me that the Portland EcoRoof expo is this week. Sponsored by the City of Portland, the event will run Friday and Saturday, March 12 - 13th, from 10 - 6:00 each day.An expert panel of speakers will cover topics related to all aspects of ecoroof benefits,, installation, and maintenance. Admission is free. For more details, go to Ecoroof Portland.
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green living: Beautiful 1.67 acre building lots available in Battle Ground's Bear Haven, A New Green Built Community! - 03/10/10 12:27 PM
Beautiful 1.67 acre building lots available in Battle Ground's Bear Haven, A New Green Built Community!Bear Haven, soon to be one of Battle Ground's premier gated "Green" communities, currently has 15 1.67 acre lots for sale. These flat and spacious building lots are ready to build on with water, power, and electric already delivered to the curb. The wooded neighborhood used to be a Christmas tree farm and is still dotted with trees that will continue to add beauty to the community. What makes Bear Haven a "Green" community?Bear Haven has teamed up with premier Clark County builder, Jon Girod, to … (0 comments)

green living: Extreme Green Building in Clark County Washington - 03/10/10 11:34 AM

Extreme Green Building in Clark County WashingtonIt looks like Green Building is finally catching on in Clark County Washington. After years of resistance by local builders, a select few are going main stream with their green building practices. Would you believe that the pictured home is being built and offered in an "Extreme Green" version on a 1.75 acre lot for less than $450,000? At 3436 sq. feet, green building in Clark County Washington is becoming affordable!They aren't just adding insulated windows or Energy Star appliances and calling it green. These homes are designed to be ultra energy efficient and … (1 comments)

green living: Vancouver Wa. Green Drinks Invite - March 30 - 03/10/10 09:23 AM

It is that time again. My friends Laura Sauermilch and Terra Heilman have sent out the invitation for this month's Vancouver Wa. Green Drink event as well as a comprehensive list of everything green in the area. Thanks guys!
Hello Everyone. Spring has sprung-well sort of. Please join us on March 30th at Who Song and Larry's upstairs for the March gathering of Vancouver Green Drinks. 360 695-1198 111 SE Columbia Way Vancouver WA 98661 Informal intros will begin @ 6PM. This month we will hear our five minute spiel from Tracy at the NW Renewable Energy Institute 1-800 868-1816 … (0 comments)

green living: Green Drinks in February 2010 - Vancouver Washington Real Estate - 02/10/10 10:17 AM

Notice: Drinking is not Required!
Laura Sauermilch and Terra Heilman are still hard at work leading the Vancouver Washington Chapter of Green Drinks. I highly recommend attending a meeting and getting to know the members. Whether you are a full blown tree hugger or just "Green Curious", you will surely have a good time. The following is their monthly Green Drinks invitation and list of other notable Green Events throughout Vancouver. Hope to see you there!Hello everyone, (Wow these months are just whizzing by!!!)   We will meet again on Tuesday Feb 23rd at El Presidente in downtown Vancouver. Intros Will … (0 comments)

green living: 2010 Clark County Parade of Homes - The New Vision, Affordable Green - 02/03/10 05:23 PM

2010 Clark County Parade of Homes - The New VisionOn February 3, the 2010 Clark County Parade of Homes committee announced their vision for this year's Clark County Parade of Homes. With the struggling economy there aren't many builders who are able to step up and build a home just for the sake of the Parade. Lenders aren't in a position to finance either the lot or the construction and the Clark County Building Industry Association has been forced to be creative.By creative, I mean that the 2010 Clark County Parade of Homes will not be like the traditional Parade … (4 comments)

 
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