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  • 01/17 Wednesday
    Growing Community | Planning Your Garden
    10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
    01/19 Friday
    Friday Tea Tasting
    2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    January Community Dinner
    6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    Film & Discussion | Chasing Coral
    7:30 PM – 9:30 PM
    01/20 Saturday
    Open Arts Studio for Families
    10:30 AM – 2:30 PM
    Grace Farms Tour
    12:45 PM – 2:15 PM
    Film Screening | I Am Jane Doe
    4:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Growing Community | Planning Your Garden

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Regional Convening for Sustainable Development

Regional Convening for Sustainable Development

Regional Convening for Sustainable Development

Register Now

Date

Feb 07, 2018
9:00 AM–4:30 PM

Venue

Grace Farms, CT

Ticket price

$40 (student ticket $20)

Join Grace Farms Foundation and Live Green Connecticut for the first annual Regional Convening for Sustainable Development (RCSD). Thought leaders from around the world will discuss wide-ranging strategies for sustainable development, with regional case studies demonstrating how some of those strategies have been implemented locally. Learn how we can come together to make Connecticut a leader in community-driven sustainable development.

 

Convening Schedule:

9 am – 12:15 pm | Morning General Assembly

  • Keynote Addresses from Jeffrey Sachs and Catherine Smith, Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development

12:15 – 1:15 pm | Lunch

1:15 – 4:15 pm | Afternoon Sessions

4:30 – 6 pm | Networking Reception

 

Call for Presentations:

We welcome local businesses, not-for-profit organizations, town committees, and involved individuals to showcase the work they are doing in the field of Sustainable Development. To present at the Regional Convening for Sustainable Development, please fill out an application here. Note that all individuals selected as afternoon presenters will be granted a discounted ticket to the convening ($20 per person).

Nature + Environment
Arts + Beauty
Faith + Meaning
Community + Relationships
Justice + Ethics
Children and Families
Teens
Adults
Seniors

Community

Join Grace Farms Foundation and Live Green Connecticut for the first annual Regional Convening for Sustainable Development (RCSD). Thought leaders from around the world will discuss wide-ranging strategies for sustainable development, with regional case studies demonstrating how some of those strategies have been implemented locally. Learn how we can come together to make Connecticut a leader in community-driven sustainable development.

 

Convening Schedule:

9 am – 12:15 pm | Morning General Assembly

  • Keynote Addresses from Jeffrey Sachs and Catherine Smith, Commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development

12:15 – 1:15 pm | Lunch

1:15 – 4:15 pm | Afternoon Sessions

4:30 – 6 pm | Networking Reception

 

Call for Presentations:

We welcome local businesses, not-for-profit organizations, town committees, and involved individuals to showcase the work they are doing in the field of Sustainable Development. To present at the Regional Convening for Sustainable Development, please fill out an application here. Note that all individuals selected as afternoon presenters will be granted a discounted ticket to the convening ($20 per person).

Adults

Community

Register Now

Date

Feb 07, 2018
9:00 AM–4:30 PM

Venue

Grace Farms, CT

Ticket price

$40 (student ticket $20)