March 24th and 25th from 1 to 4pm at the Performance Space in La Tienda. The home tour will be held on Sunday, March 25th from 10 to 3 consisting of 9 homes to give everyone an opportunity to see a wide variety of solar solutions and talk to the homeowners about their system. This promises to be a very instructive and enlightening weekend for anyone who has been considering adding solar to their homes.
The forum format will consist of 4 workshops; solar photovoltaics (PV), solar thermal, solar financing and cost benefits, and conservation and usage. Each workshop will be facilitated by specialists in that respective field and will be 45 minutes in duration. Forum attendees can choose any two workshops to attend. After the workshops, the workshop leaders will participate on a panel where they will answers questions from the audience.
Eldorado has an amazing history as a solar community. As we look ahead, we have many great opportunities to move from passive to active solar. The upcoming Solar Forum will help inform and equip Eldorado area residents as we take steps to become more sustainable, more energy independent and to save some green as we GO GREEN!
Come to this educational solar forum and home tour created and organized by SERA (Sustainable Eldorado Residence Alliance) and co-sponsored by the ECIA, the Sierra Club, and La Tienda that will be presented on Saturday, March 24.
THEN ON SUNDAY……
A Warm Invitation… Join us for this riveting documentary!
Five women whose stories will outrage and ultimately inspire you to do the things that bring you joy.
SUNDAY, MARCH 25, 2012 from 3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
“A compelling documentary film on women artists – it explores the barriers to the creative process and how art ultimately transforms women’s lives and those around them.” (Cathy Malchiodi, Psychology Today)
A panel discussion and Q&A will follow the film, featuring local artists Destiny Allison, Judy Goldberg, Joan Logghe, and Maye Torres. Admission is free. Donations are welcome.