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Center for Environment Offers Second Faith, Spirituality & Environmental Stewardship Workshop

February 27, 2013

Category: Environmental Science, Events


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WorkshopThe Center for the Environment will offer a second Faith, Spirituality and Environmental Stewardship Workshop Thursday, March 14, at the Center facility on the Catawba College campus.

This workshop, as well as those in February and April, is designed to offer people who have implemented green projects the opportunity to share their experience with others. Topics include Green Gardens, Green Food – starting a community garden; Go Green, Save Greenbacks – learning about inexpensive ways to green your congregation that pay off quickly; and Teaching and Preaching Green – sending a green message through sermons, religious education and specialEvents.

A plenary session, titled "Campaign for Clean Air: Planning and implementing initiatives for your congregation using the resources provided by the Campaign for Clean Air," will be held after the other sessions.

All the workshops are free and open to the public. For more information or to register, individuals may call (704) 637-4727 or visit www.CenterForTheEnvironment.org.

The event is a Campaign for Clean Air initiative. Campaign for Clean Air sponsors include the Robertson Family Foundation, Caniche, Schneider Electric, Salisbury Community Foundation, First United Church of Christ Foundation, Food Lion Charitable Foundation, F&M Bank, Z. Smith Reynolds Foundation, Power Curbers Inc., Piedmont Natural Gas and Duke Energy.

The Center for the Environment at Catawba College was founded in 1996 to provide education and outreach centered on prevalent environmental challenges and to foster community-oriented sustainable solutions that can serve as a model for programs throughout the country. For more information, visit www.CenterForTheEnvironment.org or www.CampaignForCleanAir.org.


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