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HAPPENING: Screening and Filmmaker Discussion

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On Friday, March 23, join Sustainable Fairfax for a screening of the inspiring film HAPPENING, A Clean Energy Revolution followed by a discussion with our special guest, Filmmaker James Redford.  Fairfax Climate Action & Marin Clean Energy will provide opening remarks. In the film, James embarks on a colorful personal journey into the dawn of the clean energy […]

Youth Blog: Food Waste and Global Warming

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By Lexi Neely, Sustainable Fairfax Intern & Drake SEA-DISK student Paul Hawken initiated a research project that had never been done before: the goal was to find the most impactful solutions to reverse global warming based on quantifiable data. This body of work, summarized in the book Drawdown, ranks the solutions based on the amount […]

Film Night: RiverBlue and Speaker Rebecca Burgess of Fibershed

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Sustainable Fairfax Film & Speaker Night: “RiverBlue” Friday, January 26 – 6:30 pm Fairfax Women’s Club, 46 Park Road $10 Suggested Donation SPEAKER: Rebecca Burgess, founder of Fibershed RiverBlue spans the globe to infiltrate one of the world’s most pollutive industries, fashion. Through harsh chemical manufacturing processes and the irresponsible disposal of toxic chemical waste, […]

Fairfax Craft Faire- Sat, Dec 9

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Kickoff the holiday season with the Fairfax Craft Faire – a favorite holiday event! Shop for sustainably-derived crafts and products offered by our local artists and crafts people. Enjoy live music, delectable snacks and seasonal libations. There are always fun activities for the kids. Enter the Baking Contest here! CRAFT FAIRE RAFFLE: We are having a raffle for […]

Fairfax: Learn About Your New Kitchen Compost Pail

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Marin Sanitary Service delivered kitchen compost pails to its Fairfax customers during the week of November 6th. The pail fits on a kitchen counter or under the sink, making it convenient for residents to collect their food waste. The program was created to encourage participation in a community effort to move Fairfax closer towards its ambitious […]

Film & Speaker Night: Time to Choose

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Join us for the next film, Time to Choose, as part of our Film & Speaker series: Date:  Friday, September 15, 2017 Time:  6:30pm Speaker:  Executive Producer, Jeff Horowitz, will be answering questions at the end of the Film.  And local groups will share actions you can take to move towards a healthier climate! Admission:  $10.00  (Tickets […]

Film & Speaker Series: Fractured Land

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“Anyone who can throw a hatchet and sue you is a force to be reckoned with.” – Bill McKibben Film: Fractured Land When: Friday, July 21, 2017, 6:30pm Where: Women’s Club, 46 Park Road, Fairfax Cost:  $10 Suggested Donation Speaker:  Nick Tipon. Nick is retired high school teacher and is a current Board member of the California Mission […]

Fairfax on Foot: Evening Hike to Kite Hill

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Evening Hike to Kite Hill Date:  Saturday, June 17, 2017 Meet: 4:00pm at the Fairfax Library Difficulty:  Moderate to Strenuous (there are some steep and slippery sections) Distance: ~ 3 miles From the Fairfax Library we’ll hike up Marinda Drive to the Marinda Fire Road to Kite Hill. We’ll get stunning views of the San Francisco […]

Fairfax Festival and EcoFest

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The Fairfax Ecofest, a festival within the traditional Fairfax Festival, is an ecological celebration! Come share your ideas with local environmental groups, shop for organic goods and services, indulge in organic food, wine and beer, hear locally grown music, view art and have fun with the kids. Sustainable Fairfax will be tabling at the event […]