This Week in Atlanta

We have some interesting events on tap this week with the kick-off party for hte Green Business Works conference as well as the Community Stabilization and Healthy Housing Summit. Don't forget that the Atlanta City Council will be voting on the proposed sustainable building ordinance.

Aug 24 (Monday)

No Events Scheduled

Aug 25 (Tuesday)

City Council Vote on Proposed Atlanta Sustainable Building Ordinance

4pm - 8pm - Whistlestop Farmer's Market - Norcross

Aug 26 (Wednesday)

7pm - 10pm - Southeast Green Kick-Off Party of GreenBusiness Works (R)

Aug 27 (Thursday)

6pm - 10pm - Atlanta Botanical Garden - Cocktails in the Garden ($,R)

7pm - 9pm - Type-A for Awareness Networking Event (R)

Aug 28 (Friday)

8pm - 11pm - Atlanta Botanical Garden - SunTrust Concerts in the Garden (R,$)

Aug 29 (Saturday)

8am - 12pm - Lawrenceville Farmer's Market

8am - 12pm - Suwanee Farmer's Market

8am - 1230pm - Alpharetta Farmer's Market

8am - 1pm - John's Creek Household Hazardous Waste Recycling (R)

830am - 12pm - Peachtree Road Farmer's Market

9am - 12pm - Trees Atlanta - Planting - See Website for Details

9am - 12pm - Serenbe Farmer's Market

9am - 1pm - Piedmont Park Green Market

10am - 5pm - The Community Stabilization and Healthy Housing Summit (R)

Aug 30 (Sunday)

10am - 2pm - Slow Food at Le Cordon Bleu Atlanta - Summer Harvest

Ongoing Activities

Tour LEED Certified Chattahoochee Nature Center - Mondays & Thursdays @ 1pm, Sundays @ 4pm (General Admission, Members Free)

Naturalist Led Canoe Trips from the Chattahoochee Nature Center - August - Saturdays 830am - 11am

This Week in Environmental History

Aug 25 - Drake Strikes Oil in Pennsylvania - 1859

Aug 26 - Krakatoa Erupts Killing Over 36,000 - 1883

Aug 29 - An Inconvenient Truth Opens in Thailand - 2006


$ - Event Costs Money
R - Registration Required
P - Private Event Invite Only
M - Group Membership Required
V - Volunteer Event