Sustainability at Tufts

Date: September 13, 2011 (page 2 of 2)

Oct. 1 Boston Local Food Festival

When: Saturday, Oct.1 11 am to 5 pm

Where: Boston Waterfront, Port Front Channel

The 2nd annual Boston Local Food Festival is less than a month away!

Be sure to join us on Saturday, October 1, for affordable servings of local eats ($5 or less!), local brew tastings (tickets on sale now), cooking demonstrations, live entertainment, and so much more! We have some exciting news for you below, so please continue reading, and stay tuned to our newsletter, websiteFacebook and Twitter for updates.

Sept. 19 AltWheels Fleet Day

When: September 19

Where: Four Point Sheraton in Norwood. (1125 Boston Providence Hwy, Norwood, MA, 02062, US).

AltWheels Fleet Day is the largest corporate and municipal Fleet Managers on the East Coast. Come see and hear the latest in fleet transportation technologies, alternative fuels and fleet management practices.

The day consists of panels, exhibits, and vehicles offering a showcase of alternative transportation solutions — from concept vehicles, to vehicles that are available and affordable today. This year’s Fleet Day will be hosted at the Four Points by Sheraton hotel and conference center on Route 1 in Norwood, MA in their state-of-the-art conference space with a large outdoor vehicle display.

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Sept. 18 Life in a Climate Changing World

When: Sunday, September 18, 7 pm

Where: Cary Hall, 1605 Mass Ave, Lexington

MCAN Presents Life in a Climate Changing World: How Human Health Depends on Biodiversity. Aaron Bernstein, MD, MPH, Acting Associate Director of the Center for Health and the Global Environment at Harvard Medical School, and co-author of Sustaining Life, the Library Journal Best Biology Book of 2008.

Free Admission.

Sept. 17 MCAN’s Tenth Anniversary Party (Somerville, MA)

When: Saturday, September 17th 6-10 pm

Where: Somerville Dilboy VFW Post #529 at 371 Summer St., Somerville: in Davis Square across from the famous Rosebud Diner, and two blocks from the Davis Square T–Station.

Who’s Invited: MCAN leaders, members, volunteers, allies and friends.

Tickets: To purchase your tickets in advance, Contact Fred Schlicher at 781.395.7207 or Tickets are $10 in advance, and go up to $15 at the door.

Help us celebrate ten years of climate activism, at MCAN’s first decade Anniversary Party. Melodeego will be playing while you ride to keep them powered up! We’ll be honoring the amazing, dedicated activists of many MCAN chapters, who have worked tirelessly to address the climate crisis in the Commonwealth.

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