Category Archives: Events

Attend Flight Free USA’s workshop with me! (March 13 and 20)

on February 22, 2024 in Events, Leadership

The invitation below says it all, but some background first: Register Here Join this two-session workshop and learn how to inspire people to freely and joyfully move to living more sustainably so they thank you. Read the pledges of the people I influenced and ask: Do they sound like they’re depriving themselves or sacrificing? Most people expect talking sustainability is a drag, not inspiring. So how do I lead people[…] Keep reading →

Attend my third annual Cooking Sustainably workshop in the Bronx THIS SATURDAY, with special guest: My Mom!

on October 9, 2023 in Events, Fitness, Nature

Come to my third annual cooking workshop at the wonderful Drew Gardens in the Bronx THIS SATURDAY. My mom will attend to share about organizing food coops. Click for all the logistics: Everyday Choices, Big Impact: The Power of Sustainable Living Drew Gardens is one of New York City’s great gems. I love it there. You will too, along with my famous no-packaging vegan solar-powered stew. About the Event: Are[…] Keep reading →

Watch me moderate a panel on Developing a Sustainability Leadership Culture, October 25

on October 9, 2023 in Events, Leadership, Nature

If no one is changing culture in your world, it’s your opportunity to fill the leadership vacuum. Find out how and what dangers to avoid from leaders who have changed cultures before. How to Develop a Sustainability Leadership Culture in Your Organization Click to register now! About the Event: Many companies are making strides toward goals for greening their businesses but need to find ways to maintain the momentum now[…] Keep reading →

See Me for Earth Day at Union Square, Manhattan tomorrow (April 16, 2023)

on April 15, 2023 in Events, Nature

I’ll help man the table for The Carbon Almanac in Union Square, Manhattan tomorrow. Podcast guest Seth Godin started The Carbon Almanac and I’ve participated in the community, including appearing on its podcast. I plan to bring my solar kit for anyone interested in seeing how I make it work. I’ll help set up before noon, then have to step away to run my sustainability leadership mastermind group for a[…] Keep reading →

First report: Yesterday’s Bronx Workshop on Living Off the Grid in New York City

on October 9, 2022 in Events, Nature

Yesterday morning I packed up a lot of stuff: my pressure cooker, solar panels, battery, and enough food for a bunch of people, and took the subway to the Bronx to give a workshop. Maybe fifty pounds total, but worth it. Drew Garden, in particular, one of my favorite spots in New York City, partly for its beauty, partly for the people who make it happen. Often when I talk[…] Keep reading →

Join guest J.B. MacKinnon and the Sierra Club for a webinar, April 13: Climate Change and the Military/Industrial/Consumerist Complex

on March 21, 2022 in Education, Events

Climate Change and the Military/Industrial/Consumerist Complex I received this invitation from a friend who helps lead the local Sierra Club chapter who didn’t know J. B. was a guest on This Sustainable Life and that I loved his work. I registered and hope to see you there. Scroll to the bottom of this post to see the video essays I did about his book The Once and Future World. I[…] Keep reading →

Your new plans for October 22: Join the screening and panel of experts I’m hosting on The Story of Plastic.

on October 13, 2020 in Events, Nature

Join This Sustainable Life for a free online screening (at your convenience starting October 19) and panel discussion of The Story of Plastic Thursday, October 22, at 7pm ET. (Note: the Leadership and the Environment team is about to rebrand as This Sustainable Life. This event debuts the new logo and name!) Join This Sustainable Life for a free online screening (at your convenience starting October 19) and panel discussion[…] Keep reading →

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