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Plastic Pollution Workshop + TrashBlitz Training May

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Ace Hotel in DTLA

929 S Broadway

Los Angeles, CA 90015

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FREE PLASTIC POLLUTION 101 WORKSHOP
Join us for an action-packed day to learn about the global plastic pollution crisis and connection to climate change. We will also discuss ZERO WASTE SOLUTIONS for your home, school, work, and community.

Take part in 5 Gyres new pilot program, TRASHBLITZ
The first-ever open source data collection initiative driven by activists to get the most accurate data on plastic pollution in every neighborhood of Los Angeles to inform our city on Zero Waste solutions. Join the movement and get certified to be a TrashBlitz Captain!


SPEAKERS:
Anna Cummins: 5 Gyres, Founder
Jessica Aldrige: Adventures in Waste, Socal 350 Co-Founder, Climate Reality LA
Juli Schulz: 5 Gyres & Climate Reality LA
Lendi Slover: Climate Reality LA
Melissa Aguayo: 5 Gyres
More Speakers TBA

CLIMATE LEADERS: We will provide Plastic Pollution slides you can include in your climate presentations!

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KILLER RAFFLE PRIZES: Receive additional raffle tix for arriving by carpools/walks/bike/metro/bus or bring a reusable water bottle!

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FAQs:

Transportation and parking information?
Metro & bus available to downtown, nearest station is 7th Street
Parking available at The Ace Hotel Valet - $8 for 3 hours only, $15/hr after the 3-hours.
Additional parking lots available nearby for $5-$10 for the entire day.

What should I bring to the event?
Reusable water bottle, pen & paper. Lights snacks & drinks will be available.
NOTE: Please make sure you eat beforehand. Or come early and order food from The Ace Hotel Restaurant (It's awesome, with vegan & veg options available and when you bring your own reusable canteen, your coffee is only $1!)

Is there a minimum age requirement to enter the event?
No, all ages are welcome but minors must be accompanied by an adult.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Melissa - Melissa@5gyres.org
Lendi - lendivaness@gmail.com
Juli - js@5gyres.org






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