Networking: Queens Green Drinks

Connect with environmentally-minded entrepreneurs and activists. Explore Flushing’s downtown, filled with amazing food, cultural events, a world reknowned garden, and a bay and creek undergoing revitalization and restoration! Leaf Bar and Lounge looks out over all of this bustle and beauty, and the Manhattan skyline sunset to boot.  RSVP Today!

Thursday, November 16, 6-8pm @ Leaf Lounge

(133-42 39th Ave, Flushing, NY 11354)

22792501_879234182233560_4689197649214727490_oGet to know another downtown, filled with amazing food, cultural events, a world reknowned garden, and a bay and creek undergoing revitalization and restoration! Leaf Bar and Lounge looks out over all of this bustle and beauty, and the Manhattan skyline sunset to boot!

Green Drinks Queens is the official local chapter of Green Drinks (http://www.greendrinks.org/ny/queens), a self-organizing network of people who care about the environment and gather regularly to informally build community around this greatest cause of our lifetime. HarborLAB is a lead partner in Green Drinks Queens.

Our deep gratitude to Leaf Bar and Lounge and the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce (www.flushingchamber.nyc) for hosting us. If you belong to an environmental organization or work for green company, or do environmental research, please feel free to put your literature on our community table! Please, no partisan or directly political materials.

Cash bar.

Orion Premium Draft Beer $5
House Wines – Red and White – $8 per glass
Green Cocktail of the Day $9

We welcome sponsors for the event generally, drink specials, and snacks. Please email support@harborlab.org to make arrangements. Thanks!

Schedule and Speakers (tentative):

430PM: Volunteers set up.
530PM: Public gathers. Networking facilitated by Dan Miner and Erycka de Jesus.
630PM: Speakers.
7PM: Flushing ecology trivia game (approx. 20 minutes).
730PM: Closing remarks. Networking continues.

Masters of Ceremonies:
Mitch Waxman | Newtown Creek Alliance
Erik Baard | HarborLAB and Gotham Orchards

Opening remarks by MCs and John X Choe of the Greater Flushing Chamber of Commerce.

Speakers:

Maureen Regan | Green Earth Urban Gardens
Joby Jacob, PhD | Transportation Alternatives
Cody Ann Herrmann | Guardians of Flushing Bay

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