The Monday, February 8, 2016 meeting will be in Karen’s lovely home. Members, see your meeting notice for location. Refreshments, conversation and a brief business meeting will start at 7:30pm, with program at 8:00pm. Prospective members and guests are always welcome. For more information: firstname.lastname@example.org
8:00PM Program: New Projects at Greening of Detroit
We are honored to have Trish Hubbell, Director of Community and Public Relations at Greening of Detroit, as our speaker. Trish will bring us up to date on many new projects in which the organization is involved. Of special note is the project, working with the city, to plant tens of thousands of trees in two large clusters to show how greening strategies can improve the lives all Detroiters. The tree clusters will near the old Herman Kiefer Hospital and Livernois and McNicols. Other projects include programs to develop urban farms and a distribution of over 80,000 earthworms to improve soil in the city. To learn more about Greening of Detroit go to: http://www.greeningofdetroit.com/who-we-are/about-us/
MISSION STATEMENT: INSPIRING SUSTAINABLE GROWTH OF A HEALTHY URBAN COMMUNITY THROUGH TREES, GREEN SPACES, FOOD, EDUCATION, TRAINING AND JOB OPPORTUNITIES. WE ASPIRE TO PROVIDE A GREENER TOMORROW FOR OUR DETROIT.