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can we reach 200 confirmed attendee mark this month? only 11 away!

From: Cody T.
Sent on: Tuesday, January 19, 2010 2:07 PM
There are many last-minute changes that a newsletter was more appropriate than the last event reminder, which was scheduled to go out today!

please RSVP (and come prepared)!
There are 189 confirmed on alone and still more are expected! ?We might even hit 200!

We are only 4 away from our all time record set just last month with 193!

Odyssey: 2050, a 3-D animated film with a climate change theme produced by an?
ex-Calgarian living in Costa Rica,?will be playing, without sound on the screen and?
TVs in the pub. ?Bruce Callow, the Director, is only in town for this week and we are?
pleased to have him with us tonight.

Please confirm your RSVP on & include:
- any guests that you might be bringing
- your areas of interest in the RSVP comment field (and match with others in advance)
-?suggest some table topics to talk about (and mention to Bridget)

Please bring your own name tag or lanyard and some business cards if you have some.

Please review our "what to expect" message on our Message board if you haven't been before.

more eco-celebrities
5 more eco-celebrities have been added, in addition to the 6 others already promoted previously.
They are (links and photos included on the group):
  • Chris Turner, Author of The Geography of Hope,
  • Saqib Tariq, of Beltline Minuteman Press, will be promoting his grand re-opening
  • Susanne Heaton,?Author of "The ABC Field Guide to Faeries,?will be on hand to promote her book
  • Heather Hendrie, Green Calgary Community Organizer, will promote their EcoLeaders course
  • Bruce Callow, Director of "Odyssey: 2050"
Please note that the "eco-celebrities" will not be speaking to the crowd but rather?will be circulating through the crowd to promote their cause or business throughout the night. ?Please feel free to approach them if they have not been able to meet you yet. ?Their?photos and web sites are linked on and ?We will try to introduce them at intermission, which will happen around 7PM.

photographer on site
Julie Vincent, a professional photographer, will be taking photos of our event from 6-8:30PM.
Please let her know if you don't want to be photographed.

She is professional photographer with 20 years experience (3 years with digital) who has photographed many events. ?She also does professional quality real estate photos.

Please object if you do not like your photo being published. ?Please help us tag others not yet tagged.

We are also hoping to have photos taken more often this year.
Please let us know if you are a photographer and would like to volunteer your time at a future event.

Cody Torgerson
Co-Founder, Green Drinks Calgary (
Chapter Leader, Young Environmental Professionals Calgary (
Alberta Contributing Editor, (

e-mail: [address removed]

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