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Past, Present, and Future Ecology Center Events

Ann Arbor's Materials Recovery Facility
4150 Platt Rd, Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Saturday, January 17 2015 10:00am - 12:00pm

Ever wonder where your recyclables go? Head to Ann Arbor's Materials Recovery Facility (MRF) to find out during this monthly open house. All open houses feature an optional recycled craft or activity, recycling plant floor tour, and overview of how waste is handled in Ann Arbor. This month’s theme: Recycled Robots! Visitors will be able to make...

Day of Action - Your location!
Friday, October 24 2014

This October 24, Health Care Without Harm, and many of their partners like Ecology Center, will unite hundreds of health care facilities across the country to celebrate Food Day by serving meat & poultry raised without routine antibiotics. Will you join us? YES! My hospital or health system will serve at least one meat item raised without...

Brownell Middle School
260 Chalfonte, Grosse Pointe Farms, Mi 48236
Thursday, October 16 2014 6:30pm - 8:00pm

We wil explore the chemicals in our everyday products, their health effects, and how you can reduce your exposures. Bring in any children's products, pet toys, or other household items to test for toxic chemicals. We'll have our portable X-Ray Fluorescence device on hand to test your items.  This presentation is hosted by...

Ecology Center
339 E. Liberty Street, Suite 300; Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Thursday, October 2 2014 5:00pm - 7:00pm

This event is mostly about socializing and networking, but we also have some activities planned: 6 minutes and 18 seconds of video report-outs about the People's Climate March in NYC on Sept 21 materials to learn about Ann Arbor's Climate Partnership We'll also have drinks and snacks -- and you're always welcome to bring some to share also....

New York City
Saturday, September 20 2014 7:30pm - Monday, September 22 2014 9:00am

This is an invitation to change everything. In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a historic summit on climate change. With our future on the line and the whole world watching, we’ll take a stand to bend the course of history. Together, we’ll take to the streets to demand the world we know is within our reach: a world...

Ecology Center
339 E. Liberty Street, Suite 300; Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Monday, August 11 2014 7:00pm

f you are worried about global warming and wonder how you can make a difference, come to this presentation hosted by the Ecology Center and the Ann Arbor chapter of Citizens Climate Lobby! Dr. Elizabeth (Lisa) Del Buono, MD (Climate Reality Presenter and Citizens' Climate Lobby Volunteer) will discuss global warming and why it is urgent that...

Great Lakes Culinary Center
24101 W Nine Mile Rd. Southfield, MI 48033
Wednesday, July 23 2014 9:30am - 3:00pm

The Ecology Center's Healthy Food in Health Care program is partnering with The Humane Society to host Food Forward—an opportunity for food service professionals to discover new strategies for incorporating healthy menu options. Click here to register today! Learn about the health, sustainability, and financial benefits of adding more meat-free...

Bill's Beer Garden
218 S. Ashley, Street; Ann Arbor, MI 48104
Sunday, June 29 2014 5:00pm - 9:00pm

We are pleased to invite you to Dance for the Earth- Unplugged! on June 29 at Bill’s Beer Garden. From 5-9pm on June 29, Bill’s Beer Garden, in downtown Ann Arbor, will generously donate $1 per drink  purchased that evening to our Mary Beth Doyle Environmental Health Fund.  Adding to the fun, Dave Keeney, along with a few of his musical...