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The Sustainability Academy: Green Business Workshop

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Portola Valley Library

765 Portola Road

Portola Valley, CA 94028

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Learn what it takes to be a “green business”! The Green Business Workshop will cover simple concrete steps you can take to reduce waste, conserve water and energy, and save on operational costs. We will also cover the specifics of becoming a certified green business through the County of San Mateo’s Green Business Program.

As part of the workshop, participants will receive a tour of and directly engage with staff from the Portola Valley Library, a County certified green business, to learn about their experience in the County's green business certification process and the benefits and challenges of becoming a green business.

Lunch will be provided!

This is a program of the County of San Mateo Office of Sustainability's Sustainability Academy.

Date: Saturday June 24th, 2017

Time and Location: 11:00am-3:00pm at Portola Valley Library. We will go on a walking tour of the Portola Valley Town Center as part of the workshop!

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1. Am I eligible to enroll in the workshop?

You must be 14 years or older to attend the Course and a resident, business owner, employee, or student located within San Mateo County. If you need ADA accommodations please contact us four (4) business days prior to the first class you will be attending.

2. What should I bring to the workshop?

Notepad, pen/pencil and enthusiasm to learn!

3. Will food/beverages be provided at the workshop?

Yes, a light lunch will be provided at the workshop.

4. Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact the Program Coordinator at sustainability@smcgov.org or at 650-599-1498 / 1-888-442-2666.

5. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the workshop?

No, registration for the workshop is sufficient to attend. The instructor will have the list of participants who signed up for the workshop.

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