From:   gail zawacki <>
Sent time:   Tuesday, October 11, 2011 7:15:30 PM
Subject:   Re: [september17discuss] Re: Sustainability Committee, CALL TO OTHER COMMITTEES!

I will be there this weekend, if anyone interested in this topic wants to meet, please let me know!  witsendnj at yahoo etc

On Tue, Oct 11, 2011 at 8:46 PM, shaista husain <> wrote:
Hi Lauren and Gail and Keegan, i was looking for the sustainability
meeting today at 5:30 under the cube, but couldn't find it, i
understand its not a working group so the info desk didn't have
accurate info--they said it was an open forum teach in--anyway,
perhaps you can email more info on it, i would love to know what was
discussed. thanks so much, shaista

On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 9:07 PM, Lauren Minis <> wrote:
> The only reason I am having the meeting there was due to frustrations
> around setting a meeting time for the first meeting and finding there
> was, what seemed to be, an unscheduled teach-in start there at the
> same time I made my first call out to people to hold the meeting there
> (under the red tripod) and I didnt know where to get the most accurate
> updates about when and where meetings were. i am more informed now but
> thanks for raising that concern and we can talk about it at the
> meeting. As for single-use plastics, recycling and resource management
> is an issue of concern and will def be an item we discuss. Come to the
> meeting! :)
> ~Lauren
> On Oct 10, 3:25 pm, gail zawacki <> wrote:
>> Can anyone tell me what if anything is being done to minimize use of
>> single-use plastic containers/water bottles?  I would like to rebut a snarky
>> comment I received about it, but don't know if I can!On Mon, Oct 10, 2011 at 2:29 PM, keegan <> wrote:
>> > Hey all,
>> > The sustainability committee is meeting tomorrow at 5:30pm at the red
>> > cube. We would love for people from other committees to join us
>> > because one of our primary goals is to link groups together who are
>> > implementing sustainable practices. For example, some groups are using
>> > alternative energy sources, while others are still using gas
>> > generators. Making our movement sustainable is crucial to the
>> > sustainability of our movement.
>> > I will request that our first point of discussion be moving the
>> > meeting back into the plaza, per Justin's request, but we've done a
>> > lot of outreach based on the Red Cube meet-up already, so I don't want
>> > to change that now.
>> > Cheers.
>> > Keegan
>> > Time's Up!