Los Angeles Arts Sustainability Tour
Friday, August 8, 2014 from 9:30 AM to 12:30 PM (PDT)
LAAST is designed to be a fun, informative, neighborhood-based event featuring art, information and sustainable education.
It’s also an opportunity to put a spotlight on the powerful role the arts & cultural sector can play in creating healthy, safe, sustainable cities.
Attendees will learn how to save money by making smart choices that reduce consumption and open access to rebates and services offered by L.A. DWP and the City of Los Angeles.
In addition to the expert presentations, the event will feature breakfast, live entertainment, kids activities, e-waste and battery recycling, bike valet and free sustainable giveaways including free compost, aerators and showerheads, LED lights, etc.
Best of all, it’s FREE!
9:30A - Bike Valet & E-Waste Open
9:30A - Registration Opens, Breakfast & Networking
10:00A-11:30A - Intro/Presentations/Performances in main theater
10:00A-11:30A - Kids’ Activities in basement studio
11:30A-12:30P - Wrap-Up, Bike Raffle, Giveaways
2:30P - E-Waste Closes
Bike Valet provided by:
Drop off your bike and don't worry about locking it up. We've got you covered!
E-Waste Collection from:
Drop off those electronics that have been sitting in your garage for years! The E-waste collection will be open from 9:30a-2:30p
Free Compost from:
Kids' Movie and Activities provided by:
Go on an adventure with Simon the Hippo and friends as they learn about the world's changing climate, the role of carbon dioxide and methane, and the good eco-habits we can all develop.
Our next tour stop will be in November!
Contact us if you are interested in hosting a stop on the tour.
Host Venue: Electric Lodge
Green Arts Partners:
Arts:Earth Partnership is the official green business certification for theaters, museums, dance studios, art galleries, production offices, art support organizations and studio facilities. Our certified organizations and facilities form a coalition collectively committed to achieving environmental and economic sustainability.
AEP’s certification is recognized by the State of California and is the only official certification for the arts in the United States. We are also the administrator of the new Los Angeles Green Business Certification Program for the arts & cultural sector. By becoming AEP green certified, members set a powerful example for the millions of audience and visitors by;
· Educating their communities
· Reducing their carbon footprint
· Creating healthy workplaces
The changes made will decrease operating expenses and improve financial sustainability.u
Join millions of people on Eventbrite.