“Have a Heart for Our Planet” sustainability festival

    February 15, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
    Loft Cinema
    3233 East Speedway Boulevard
    Tucson, AZ 85716

    FREE All Day Community Event!

    Have a Heart for Our Planet

    Sunday, February 15 at 10:00am | Free Admission!

    On this special Valentine’s weekend, show your love for our planet as well as your sweetheart, by attending this event to learn about the most pressing issues facing our environment and our future. We will have two FREE screenings of the groundbreaking environmental documentary, Cowspiracy, at 11am and 3:30pm, with a Q&A after each showing with the filmmakers Kip Anderson and Keegan Kuhn, along with Environmental Activist Demosthenes Martos.

    Starting at 10am, we will feature speakers and food demos throughout the day, starting with Robert Cheeke – Vegan bodybuilder, motivational speaker and author; Joseph Gonzales, RD, LD – Plant Based Dietitian; Robin Helfritch – Animal rights and Animal Rescue Activist; and other speakers. The day will conclude with an Expert Q&A Panel Discussion at 5pm with all of the day’s speakers. The speakers will be available throughout the day to meet and greet, as well as to sign books and discuss their work. The Loft campus will be filled with incredible food vendors so come hungry and enjoy the day. Please bring your friends, family and co-workers.

    FREE DOOR PRIZES for the first 150 people, ages 15-22 (must show ID). For more details and schedule, go to www.HealthyYouNetwork.org


    See Feb. 25 calendar listing for author Dr. Will Tuttle’s  presentation at Milagro Co-Housing re his book “The World Peace Diet”, featured in Cowspiracy film.


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    Carolyn Classen
    Carolyn Sugiyama Classen, a life long Democrat, was born & raised in the State of Hawaii, was a Legislative Aide for U.S. Senator Daniel K. Inouye on Capitol Hill, and practiced law for a while. In Tucson she worked as a tribal staff attorney for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe and later was the Interim Executive Director of the now defunct Domestic Violence Commission. In 2008 she became a “My Tucson” guest columnist for the Tucson Citizen newspaper, then continued blogging for Tucsoncitizen.com for over four and a half years. Her blogsite was entitled “Carolyn’s Community” about community events and some political news, until Gannett Publishing shut down the site on January 31, 2014. She started with Blog for Arizona on Feb. 11, 2014. Part time she has been sitting as a Hearing Officer in Pima County Consolidated Justice Courts Small Claims Division since April, 2005. She is married to University of Arizona Distinguished Professor Albrecht Classen, a native of Germany. They have one son, who lives in Seattle, WA with his wife and daughter. She is also the Editor of the Southern Arizona Japanese Cultural Coalition website, www.southernazjapan.org (since Jan. 2013).

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