Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond by Brad Lancaster

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Brad Lancaster & Calgary Poet Laureate Kris Demeanor: Harvesting Our Future: A Conversation about Water, Permaculture, and Systemic Change, September 19, 2012—Calgary AB

September 19, 2012 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The Waterlution Hub Network, in conjunction with Verge Permaculture, presents:

Harvesting Our Future: Water, Permaculture & Systemic Change

with:
Guest Provocateur Brad Lancaster, Author of Rainwater Harvesting for Drylands and Beyond, and
Calgary Poet Laureate Kris Demeanor, with a water-related musical performance

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Doors open: 6 pm
Event: 6:30–9 pm

How do we create systemic change toward a better future? What are the water costs of energy and the energy costs of water?
“Watergy” is a term for the water-energy nexus. As an expert on rainwater harvesting, Brad sparks conversation on how to address systemic change around water and energy through a permaculture or ecological-design-system lens. Join us for an interactive evening of dialogue on how much water and energy is required in a water-scarce landscape whether in gardens, indoor plumbing, municipal infrastructure or industry.

Find inspiration for action at Waterlution’s first Calgary Hub gathering in 2012-2013, explore cross-sector collaboration and discover opportunities with fellow professionals.

Location:
National Music Centre
134 – 11 Avenue SE Calgary, AB

Cost: Free with registration (see below for link)

Appetizers and refreshments provided

Reserve your spot! Register at www.waterlution.org/hubs/ab

**Volunteers needed for evening of event!**

Please contact Mike at mike@waterlution.org for further information.

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Date:
September 19, 2012
Time:
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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