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January 2018

Film Night: RiverBlue and Speaker Rebecca Burgess of Fibershed

January 26, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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, one of our favorite iconic products has destroyed rivers and impacted the lives of people who count on these waterways for their survival. RiverBlue brings…

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Film Night: RiverBlue and Speaker Rebecca Burgess of Fibershed

January 26, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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, one of our favorite iconic products has destroyed rivers and impacted the lives of people who count on these waterways for their survival. RiverBlue brings…

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March 2018

HAPPENING: Screening and Filmmaker Discussion

March 23, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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 era as it creates jobs, turns profits, and makes communities stronger and healthier across the US. SPEAKER: FILMMAKER JAMES REDFORD.  James is the co-founder and chair…

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HAPPENING: Screening and Filmmaker Discussion

March 23, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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 era as it creates jobs, turns profits, and makes communities stronger and healthier across the US. SPEAKER: FILMMAKER JAMES REDFORD.  James is the co-founder and chair…

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May 2018

Film & Speaker Night: Youth In Action and Leadership

May 11, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

YOUTH IN ACTION AND LEADERSHIP When? Friday, May 11th, 2018 at 6:30pm Where? The Fairfax Women's Club, 46 Park Road, Fairfax Suggested Donation: Adults- $10; Youth- FREE Spend an evening with today’s young leaders! An evening of Videos on Award-Winning Youth Activists followed by a panel of Marin Youth Environmental Leaders. Find out how they transformed ideas into action and what you can do to support them. Featuring short videos on Brower award-winning youth activists tackling: Community organization Ocean health…

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October 2018

Film and Speaker Series: Minimalism

October 5, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fairfax Women’s Club, 46 Park Road
Fairfax, CA 94930 United States
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$10

MINIMALISM: A Documentary About the Important Things Friday, October 5 @ 6:30pm Fairfax Women’s Club, 46 Park rd. Fairfax, CA United States + Google Map How might your life be better with less? The film Minimalism: A Documentary About the Important Things examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life -- families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists, and even a former Wall Street broker -- all of whom are striving to live a meaningful…

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November 2018

Film & Panel Discussion: STRAWS

November 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Fairfax Women’s Club, 46 Park Road
Fairfax, CA 94930 United States

Friday, November 2 - 6:30pm-8:30pm Fairfax Women's Club, 46 Park Road, Fairfax As you may have seen in the recent news, the recycling industry has turned upside down since China has drastically limited the plastic it is willing to buy from recycling agencies across the country. We will begin this film night with a screening of the short film "STRAWS" which takes a look at the rise of single-use plastics. Following the film, we will host a panel discussion to…

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October 2019

Free Screening of MOTHERLOAD on the Ballfield!

October 12, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Contratti Park, 4 School St
Fairfax, CA 94930 United States
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MOTHERLOAD is a crowdsourced documentary, made in Fairfax, that introduces the cargo bicycle as a vehicle for exploring parenthood in this digital age of climate change. The film will be outside, free of charge, for our wonderful community to enjoy! http://motherloadmovie.com Synopsis: As Marin filmmaker and new mother Liz Canning meets the people behind the push to replace cars with purpose-built bikes, she contemplates the increasing tension between modern life and our hunter-gatherer DNA, and discovers the history and potential…

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November 2019

Film & Speaker Night: TRUE COST

November 8, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Fairfax Women’s Club, 46 Park Road
Fairfax, CA 94930 United States
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Date: Friday, November 8, 2019 Time: 7:00pm (Doors Open at 6:30pm) Where: Fairfax Women's Club, 46 Park Road, Fairfax Cost: Suggested Donation $10 (Students $5) Speaker:  Heather Podoll / Fibershed 6:30-7:00pm  Scarf and Hat Exchange.  Ready to change-up some of your Winter accessories? Bring your gently used scarves and hats for a free swap! TRUE COST is a story about clothing. It’s about the clothes we wear, the people who make them, and the impact the industry is having on our…

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April 2020

Virtual Earth Day Film: From Seed to Seed (Available Through Sunday!)

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - April 26 @ 6:00 pm
Fairfax, CA 94930 + Google Map

Celebrate Earth Day with Sustainable Fairfax by learning about the wonders of Seeds and regenerative agriculture! Join us for an online screening of this documentary that explores the growing momentum of regenerative agriculture. We will have an optional ZOOM discussion afterwards for those who would like to participate. To stream the film (available through Sunday, April 26th!) Go to: https://streaming.bullfrogcommunities.com/sustainable_fairfax_film_screening You will need to sign-up by email and login, or you can sign-in with your existing Facebook or Twitter accounts. The…

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