*City of Portland 2009 ReTHINK Education Series

2009 ReTHINK Education Series

Presented by the City of Portland Bureau of Planning and Sustainability Green Building Program.

Sponsored by Metro and City of Portland Bureaus of Environmental Services, Development Services and Water.

Dates and Times:

March 4: Ultra low energy homes

March 11: Natural remodeling

March 18: Saving water and energy

April 1: Salvage and reuse, green materials, waste reduction

April 8: Living intentionally

All classes are 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

The ReTHINK Education Series helps to answer the question: how can we live well, in harmony with our community and our natural world? Design professionals, authors and community members will showcase how they've improved the environmental performance of their homes and sites. The series will introduce you to new technologies and lifestyles that will inspire and inform your future decisions.

Location: Billy Frank Conference Center, Ecotrust Building (2nd floor), 721 NW 9th Ave. Conveniently located on the Portland Streetcar line, ample bike parking, close to buses and MAX, on-street and surface lot parking.

Tickets: Limited number available. $12 class/$50 series; $10 class/$40 series students/honored citizens. Available beginning February 1, 2009. Purchase online at www.portlandonline.com/bps/rethink.

For more info: Visit www.portlandonline.com/bps/rethink, e-mail osdcommunications@ci.portland.or.us, or call 503-823-5431.

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