Friday, April 11, 2014

NEW DATE: Tuesday, April 22: Earth Day Green Drinks at the Solar Building!

*** UPDATE YOUR CALENDARS - DATE CHANGE! ***

Audubon Alaska, Defenders of Wildlife, and Earthjustice invite you to an Earth Day Green Drinks! Stop by to chat with fellow environmental enthusiasts, enjoy light refreshments, and be ready for some green trivia!

When: Tuesday, April 22nd at 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Where: Third Floor of the Solar Building, 441 West 5th Avenue (at 5th & E) in downtown Anchorage [map]

Hosts: Audobon Alaska, Defenders of Wildlife and Earthjustice

Audubon Alaska conserves the spectacular natural ecosystems of the Great Land, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats, for the benefit and enjoyment of current and future generations.  We let science and birds lead us to our conservation priorities.

Defenders of Wildlife is dedicated to the protection of all native animals and plants in their natural communities. Founded in 1947, Defenders of Wildlife is a major national conservation organization focused solely on wildlife and habitat conservation and the safeguarding of biodiversity. We believe in the inherent value of wildlife and the natural world, and this singular focus defines our important niche in the environmental and conservation community and serves as the anchor for our organizational values.

Earthjustice is a non-profit public interest law organization dedicated to protecting the magnificent places, natural resources, and wildlife of this earth, and to defending the right of all people to a healthy environment.  This month we’re celebrating the five year anniversary of our office in Anchorage!  There may also be some special guests at Green Drinks from our Juneau office, which opened over 35 years ago.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

DATE CHANGE - Tuesday April 22nd: Earth Day Green Drinks at the Solar Building!

*** UPDATE: this event has moved to Tuesday, April 22nd - Earth Day! Please see the updated announcement here. ***

Audubon Alaska, Defenders of Wildlife, and Earthjustice invite you to a pre-Earth Day Green Drinks! Stop by to chat with fellow environmental enthusiasts, enjoy light refreshments, and be ready for some green trivia!

When: Wednesday, April 16th Tuesday, April 22nd at 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.


Where: Third Floor of the Solar Building, 441 West 5th Avenue (at 5th & E) in downtown Anchorage [map]

Hosts: Audobon Alaska, Defenders of Wildlife and Earthjustice

Audubon Alaska conserves the spectacular natural ecosystems of the Great Land, focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats, for the benefit and enjoyment of current and future generations.  We let science and birds lead us to our conservation priorities.

Defenders of Wildlife is dedicated to the protection of all native animals and plants in their natural communities. Founded in 1947, Defenders of Wildlife is a major national conservation organization focused solely on wildlife and habitat conservation and the safeguarding of biodiversity. We believe in the inherent value of wildlife and the natural world, and this singular focus defines our important niche in the environmental and conservation community and serves as the anchor for our organizational values.

Earthjustice is a non-profit public interest law organization dedicated to protecting the magnificent places, natural resources, and wildlife of this earth, and to defending the right of all people to a healthy environment.  This month we’re celebrating the five year anniversary of our office in Anchorage!  There may also be some special guests at Green Drinks from our Juneau office, which opened over 35 years ago.

Monday, March 10, 2014

Wednesday, March 19: GREEN DRINKS SQUARED at Simon & Seafort's!

Anchorage Green Drinks is back with GREEN DRINKS SQUARED (just a little late) for St. Patrick's Day! Join us for a lovely view on the Saloon side of Simon and Seafort's. Come early if you can, Happy Hour ends at 6. Bring a friend or three and celebrate!

When: Wednesday, March 19th at 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Where: Simon and Seafort's, 420 L Street (between 4th and 5th) in downtown Anchorage


RSVP on Facebook at: facebook.com/ancgreendrinks

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

November 20th Green Drinks with the Sierra Club Beyond Coal Campaign!

Mining has been in the news a lot lately ... want to learn more about the six proposed coal mines in Southcentral Alaska, and how they would affect the Chuitna River and Alaska's resources?

Join us for the November Green Drinks event with the Sierra Club Beyond Coal Campaign!


When: Wednesday, November 20th at 5:00 to 7:00 p.m.


Where: 750 West 2nd Avenue, Suite 100 in downtown Anchorage


Host: The Sierra Club Beyond Coal Campaign

RSVP and learn more about Beyond Coal at: https://www.facebook.com/beyondcoalak


Monday, September 2, 2013

Thursday, September 12th : Open House at AMCC!

Hi Green Drinkers!

We're starting off the autumn Green Drinks events a little early! Join us on Thursday, September 12th at the Alaska Marine Conservation Council to welcome them to their new office at 106 F Street, just off Second Avenue downtown. Kodiak Tanner crab, Sitka salmon and Midnight Sun beverages will be available! See AMCC's invitation and Facebook link below.

Our next Green Drinks event will be on Wednesday, October 16th. 


Join Us on Thursday, September 12th

Alaska Marine Conservation Council Open House & Local Seafood Celebration 

When: 5:30- 8:00 pm on Thursday, September 12th 
Where: 106 F St. (near corner of 2nd Ave. at the end of F St.) 

AMCC's Anchorage office is now located at 106 F St. and we want you to visit our new space! Our Open House will feature locally-caught Alaskan seafood including Kodiak Tanner crab and Sitka salmon from Alaskan's Own. Wash down your seafood with beer from Midnight Sun, catch up on AMCC's work, play yard games, get creative in our seafood photo booth, and win door prizes. Bring your friends and colleagues for a great time in support of healthy fisheries and oceans for Alaska's future. We hope to see you there!
 



Sunday, August 11, 2013

No Green Drinks Event in August - see you in September!

Enjoy the last few weeks of summer - we are! Anchorage Green Drinks will return with an event on Wednesday, September 18th.

Do you have an idea for a venue or sponsor? Want to learn more about Green Drinks? Contact our planning committee at ancgreendrinks (at) gmail (dot) com.

Happy summer!

Monday, July 8, 2013

Wednesday, July 17th: Green Drinks on the patio at Bernie's!

Join us next Wednesday for summer on the patio with Anchorage Green Drinks! Look for us (hopefully) outside, or hiding out from the rain if necessary. Bike or walk over after work!

When: Wednesday, July 17, 2013 @ 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.

Where: Bernie's Bungalow Lounge, 626 D Street, downtown Anchorage

And don't forget to like us on Facebook!

Tuesday, June 11, 2013

Special Green Drinks on Wednesday, June 19: Summer Celebration, hosted by Institute of the North!

This month we are combining our event with the Summer Celebration and networking event hosted by Institute of the North, co-sponsored by United Way Emerging Leaders, CH2M Hill, and other young professional groups. Come out next Wednesday, meet some new people, and (hopefully) enjoy the sunshine!

Sponsor: Institute of the North / Lead:North
Co-sponsored by United Way Emerging Leaders, CH2M Hill, Anchorage Green Drinks, and others


When: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 @ 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Where: Bernie's Bungalow Lounge, 626 D Street, downtown Anchorage

The Institute of the North hosts a Summer Celebration each year to encourage new connections, dialogue and ideas exchanged among Alaska leaders, hosted through Lead:North, a professional development networking program for young leaders. Learn more about the Institute of the North and Lead:North: www.institutenorth.org


Wednesday, May 1, 2013


Join us on May 15th for the next Green Drinks event hosted by The Wilderness Society



Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Tonights event


April Green Drinks: Sponsored by Ravens' Roost Cohousing, Weds. April 17th

We're venturing a little south this month to Middle Way Cafe in Spenard to learn more about cohousing and a new project in Anchorage, Ravens' Roost!

April Green Drinks

Sponsor: Ravens' Roost Cohousing

When: Wednesday, April 17, 2013 @ 5:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Where: Middle Way Cafe, 1300 West Northern Lights (REI Plaza), Spenard

Bring a friend and join us for a drink!

About our sponsor: Ravens' Roost Cohousing, www.abbottcoho.org

"Raven's Roost is a group of friendly, dedicated, long-time Anchorage residents who are working to create Ravens' Roost Cohousing, a neighborhood where neighbors really know each other, off of Abbott Road. Our site is on a paved trail, within walking distance of shops, restaurants and a bus stop at Abbott Road & Lake Otis Parkway."

Got a great idea for a host, venue or other green event? Contact the Green Drinks Planning Committeee at ancgreendrinks@gmail.com!