Don't Waste Durham Community Meeting
Nov
21
11:00 AM11:00

Don't Waste Durham Community Meeting

Join us for great conversations about waste reduction initiatives in our beloved Durham community and the surrounding Triangle area. All who are interested in reducing consumer waste are welcome! We’re putting together an exciting meeting including special guest speakers and much more. Bring your questions and concerns related to reducing, reusing, and recycling – and a sack lunch, if you want to.

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Reducing Waste in Durham Schools
Nov
27
6:30 PM18:30

Reducing Waste in Durham Schools

Let's work together to reduce waste in Durham Public Schools. Which waste issues are particularly important to you? We want your input!

At this meeting, we'll hear updates on plans to:

1. Adapt and replicate successful LUNCHROOM COMPOSTING programs in additional DPS schools
2. Implement FOOD SHARING TABLES, an evidence-based practice
3. Let's work together to reduce waste in Durham Public Schools. Which waste issues are particularly important to you? We want your input!
4. So much more! 

All folks who care about these issues are welcome to join us! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Rescue Food, Feed People
Dec
4
6:30 PM18:30

Rescue Food, Feed People

Each year in the United States, we waste 133 billion pounds of food. That equals 40% of all food produced. Meanwhile, 1 in 6 Americans doesn’t know where their next meal will come from. 

Do you find this issue concerning? We do too!

This is a community meeting (open the to the public!) for people passionate about reducing food waste. We'll discuss ways we can help potentially wasted food reach people in Durham who can eat it. Bring your thoughts, ideas, knowledge, and questions about food waste and recovery!
 

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Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program Community Meeting
Jan
19
11:30 AM11:30

Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program Community Meeting

Don’t Waste Durham’s Sustainable Food Truck certification program recognizes and promotes food trucks that commit to low-waste, sustainable practices. We help the trucks achieve and maintain 18 requirements, including connecting them with local resources and providing information and training to food trucks on how to save money, increase profits, and reduce waste. If you are interested in being a part of the conversation, please join us! 

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Reuse! A Documentary Screening
Nov
17
5:00 PM17:00

Reuse! A Documentary Screening

Please join us for the documentary screening of REUSE! Because You Can't Recycle the Planet, a film by Alex Eaves. Enjoy food trucks, a reuse apparel popup shop, and a Q + A with the director himself. See why we get so jazzed about reusing! For more information about the film, visit http://www.reusedocumentary.com/

RSVP on our event page

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Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program Community Meeting
Nov
17
11:30 AM11:30

Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program Community Meeting

Don’t Waste Durham’s Sustainable Food Truck certification program recognizes and promotes food trucks that commit to low-waste, sustainable practices. We help the trucks achieve and maintain 18 requirements, including connecting them with local resources and providing information and training to food trucks on how to save money, increase profits, and reduce waste. If you are interested in being a part of the conversation, please join us! 

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Food Truck Rodeo
Nov
5
12:00 PM12:00

Food Truck Rodeo

Come eat great food, listen to great music, and stop by our table to learn about our Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program. You can also purchase some awesome reusable items like the cutlery holder  so that you can enjoy eating your food with bamboo cutlery that can be reused over and over! More information on the event at Durham Central Park website.

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Reducing Waste in Durham Schools
Oct
30
6:30 PM18:30

Reducing Waste in Durham Schools

Let's work together to reduce waste in Durham Public Schools. Which waste issues are particularly important to you? We want your input!

At this meeting, we'll hear updates on plans to:

1. Adapt and replicate successful LUNCHROOM COMPOSTING programs in additional DPS schools
2. Implement FOOD SHARING TABLES, an evidence-based practice
3. Let's work together to reduce waste in Durham Public Schools. Which waste issues are particularly important to you? We want your input!
4. So much more! 

All folks who care about these issues are welcome to join us! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Rescue Food, Feed People
Oct
24
4:30 PM16:30

Rescue Food, Feed People

Each year in the United States, we waste 133 billion pounds of food. That equals 40% of all food produced. Meanwhile, 1 in 6 Americans doesn’t know where their next meal will come from. 

Do you find this issue concerning? We do too!

This is a community meeting (open the to the public!) for people passionate about reducing food waste. We'll discuss ways we can help potentially wasted food reach people in Durham who can eat it. Bring your thoughts, ideas, knowledge, and questions about food waste and recovery!

After the meeting, you're also welcome to join us for beers and more conversation at the Sustainable Spirits meet-up (http://carolinacompost.com/event/3812/) which takes place at Durty Bull Brewing Company immediately afterward.

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Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program Community Meeting
Oct
20
11:30 AM11:30

Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program Community Meeting

Don’t Waste Durham’s Sustainable Food Truck certification program recognizes and promotes food trucks that commit to low-waste, sustainable practices. We help the trucks achieve and maintain 18 requirements, including connecting them with local resources and providing information and training to food trucks on how to save money, increase profits, and reduce waste. If you are interested in being a part of the conversation, please join us! 

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Sustainable Food Truck Program Committee
Sep
28
10:00 AM10:00

Sustainable Food Truck Program Committee

Please join us for a our community meeting about Don't Waste Durham's Sustainable Food Truck Certification Program! Come learn what it's all about and how we are working to affect supply and demand sides of sustainability in the food truck industry. We'll be giving updates on our current initiatives, and inviting community input and feedback! For more information about the program, visit http://www.dontwastedurham.org/projects/

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Reducing Waste in Durham Schools
Sep
26
6:30 PM18:30

Reducing Waste in Durham Schools

Let's work together to reduce waste in Durham Public Schools. Which waste issues are particularly important to you? We want your input!

At this meeting, we'll hear updates on plans to:

  1. Adapt and replicate successful LUNCHROOM COMPOSTING programs in additional DPS schools
  2. Implement FOOD SHARING TABLES, an evidence-based practice
  3. So much more! 

All folks who care about these issue are welcome to join us! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Don't Waste Durham General Meeting
Sep
19
11:00 AM11:00

Don't Waste Durham General Meeting

Join us for great conversations about waste reduction initiatives in our beloved Durham community and the surrounding Triangle area. All who are interested in reducing consumer waste are welcome! We’re putting together an exciting meeting including special guest speakers and much more. Bring your questions and concerns related to reducing, reusing, and recycling – and a sack lunch, if you want to.

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GreenToGo Demo
Aug
28
11:00 AM11:00

GreenToGo Demo

Come check out how GreenToGo works so you can use your membership with confidence! Representatives will be available to answer any questions you may have. Don't Waste Durham merchandise will be available for sale. There will be a second demo from 5PM - 7PM.

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Reducing Waste in Durham Schools
Aug
22
6:30 PM18:30

Reducing Waste in Durham Schools

Let's work together to reduce waste in Durham Public Schools. Which waste issues are particularly important to you? We want your input!

At this meeting, we'll hear updates on plans to:

  1. Adapt and replicate successful LUNCHROOM COMPOSTING programs in additional DPS schools
  2. Implement FOOD SHARING TABLES, an evidence-based practice
  3. So much more! 

All folks who care about these issue are welcome to join us! We look forward to seeing you there!

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Community Outreach Series: Plastic Bag and Film Forum
Jul
28
10:00 AM10:00

Community Outreach Series: Plastic Bag and Film Forum

The Carolina Recycling Association is putting on this event: "A new coastal campaign is coming to your area to help reduce plastic bags and film and to help ensure it is recycled properly at retail collection locations.  Come learn more and get involved! Networking lunch to follow event." Click HERE to register.

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Reducing Waste in Durham Schools
Jul
25
6:30 PM18:30

Reducing Waste in Durham Schools

Let's work together to reduce waste in Durham Public Schools. Which waste issues are particularly important to you? We want your input!

At this meeting, we'll hear updates on plans to:

  1. Adapt and replicate successful LUNCHROOM COMPOSTING programs in additional DPS schools
  2. Implement FOOD SHARING TABLES, an evidence-based practice
  3. So much more! 

All folks who care about these issue are welcome to join us! We look forward to seeing you there!

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