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Sustainable living: How much is enough?

By July 22, 2011

William Powers, national best-selling author of "Twelve by Twelve: A One Room Cabin Off the Grid & Beyond the American Dream," will present a workshop, “How Much is Enough?”, from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, in the fellowship hall of the United Methodist Church, 1620 Anderson Road, Davis. Courtesy photo

William Powers, national bestselling author of “Twelve by Twelve: A One Room Cabin Off the Grid & Beyond the American Dream,” will present a workshop, “How Much is Enough?,” from 3 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, in the fellowship hall at the United Methodist Church, 1620 Anderson Road, Davis.

The workshop will include a lecture, slides and breakout groups, plus local insights from special guest Spring Warren, Davis author of “Quarter Acre Farm: How I kept the Patio, Lost the Lawn, and Fed My Family for a Year.”

The workshop, with its tips on living sustainably and with a joyful heart, is appropriate for adults and teens. The public is invited.

The suggested donation at the door is $10 to $20 per person. Simple refreshments will be served. To keep this a zero-waste event, organizers invite attendees to bring their own cup.

Space is limited. Those planning to attend are asked to register at http://cdihowmuchisenough.eventbrite.com as soon as possible.

The Cool Davis Initiative presents this event with its co-sponsors, including the Church & Society Committee of Davis United Methodist Church, Green Sanctuary of the Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis, Lutheran Church of the Incarnation, the Sierra Club’s Yolano Group, Stewards of God’s Creation of Davis Community Church and the Unity Center of Davis.

Enterprise staff

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