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Key West

1100 Simonton Street

1st floor conference room

Key West, FL 33040

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Are you interested in learning about your ecological footprint? The Sustainable Floridians Program teaches you how to reduce resource consumption, save money, and become part of a transition to a more environmentally, socially and economically sustainable future.

What You Will Learn

The seven week course combines group discussions, weekly action exercises and resource materials for an interactive and informative program. You will be provided with course materials, books, energy conservation devices for the home, and other products that relate to sustainable living. Each week we will meet to learn about:

  • sustainability basics
  • energy conservation
  • consumerism
  • transportation
  • climate change
  • local foods
  • land use issues
  • landscaping
  • water conservation, and
  • community leadership

Dates

October 5: Key West City Hall, 1300 White Street, 12 to 4 pm

October 12: Gato Building, 1100 Simonton Street, 12 to 4 pm

October 19: Gato Building, 1100 Simonton Street, 12 to 4 pm

October 26: Gato Building, 1100 Simonton Street, 12 to 4 pm

November 16: Gato Building, 1100 Simonton Street, 12 to 4 pm

November 30: Gato Building, 1100 Simonton Street, 12 to 4 pm

December 7: Bernstein Park, Stock Island, Potluck and Graduation; Time TBD


Your role as Sustainable Floridians

When you commit to becoming a Sustainable Floridian you take on the role of educator and activist within your local community. You will work to advance the message of sustainability and encourage residents to answer the call to sustainability.

Sustainable Floridians may:

  • Become a Master Recycler
  • Give educational programs to the public
  • Support youth activities (K-12)
  • Write newspaper articles or blogs
  • Research new and emerging policies and technologies
  • Conduct tours and assessments
  • Participate in local outreach events
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Key West

1100 Simonton Street

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Key West, FL 33040

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