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!
Green Drinks Queens is the official local chapter of Green Drinks (http://
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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.
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
Maureen Regan | Green Earth Urban Gardens
Joby Jacob, PhD | Transportation Alternatives
Cody Ann Herrmann | Guardians of Flushing Bay