The Stanly News and Press (Albemarle, NC)

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April 2, 2013

Center for Environment to Host Third Faith and Environment Workshop

Tuesday, April 2, 2013 —

The Center for the Environment at Catawba College will host its third Faith, Spirituality and Environmental Stewardship workshop on Thursday, April 18, at the Center facility on the Catawba College campus.

The workshops are designed to allow participants of various faiths to share their knowledge and experience or learn more about topics that focus on environmental stewardship. They are a Campaign for Clean Air initiative.

Refreshments will be served at 5:30 p.m. and the workshop will begin at 6 p.m.

Topics include:

  • Social Networking Greenway: Using the Internet to Further Your Outreach While Reducing Your Waste

  • Using the Sun, Saving Your Funds: Investigating and Funding Solar Energy

  • Greening Generations: Green Teaching for Pre-K Children

  • Save Dough With What You Sow: Planting a Native Landscape that Reduces Irrigation

The workshop is free and open to the public. However, registration is required. For more information or to register, visit www.CenterForTheEnvironment.org or call 704.637.4727.

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The Center for the Environment at Catawba College was founded in 1996 to provide education and outreach centered on prevalent environmental challenges and to foster community-oriented sustainable solutions that can serve as a model for programs throughout the country. For more information, visit www.CenterForTheEnvironment.org or www.CampaignForCleanAir.org.

 

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