Thursday, March 17, 2011
POSTERS FOR HEALTH | COUNTYWIDE – Students in kindergarten through eighth grade are invited to enter the health department’s “Stay Healthy” poster contest. Entries should cover themes like hand washing or eating healthy. Deadline for submissions is March 31. www.mtyhd.org.
CLEANING UP FORT ORD | MARINA – This informal workshop will educate the community about the Fort Ord Reuse Authority’s remediation program. Contractors will provide project details. 6pm. 102 13th St., Bldg. 2925. Free. RSVP to 883-3506 or email@example.com.
INFERTILITY SUPPORT | CARMEL – This peer-led group provides a confidential setting to discuss the infertility experience, including stress-relief strategies and current treatments. 6pm, third Thursday of every month. Unitarian Universalist Church, 490 Aguajito Road. Free. RSVP to MontereyWendy@gmail.com.
POWER AND WATER | CARMEL – Monterey Peace and Justice Center presents a screening of This Land is Your Land, a documentary about corporate power. Citizens for Public Water will lead a discussion on water utilities. 6:30pm. Community Church of the Monterey Peninsula, 4590 Carmel Valley Road. Free. 624-7494. www.thislandthemovie.com.
ACHIEVING ZERO WASTE | MARINA – This roundtable discussion focuses on how businesses are leading the way toward zero waste, and how it can save a business money. 1:30-3pm. MRWMD, 14201 Del Monte Blvd. Free. RSVP recommended. 384-5313 or firstname.lastname@example.org. www.mrwmd.org.
CAREER WOMEN | MONTEREY – Juliet Peck, a defense attorney with experience working on murder cases talks about her career in criminal law and how gender influences career choices. Presented by the Monterey and Salinas chapters of the American Association of University Women. 2-5pm. Best Western, 2600 Sand Dunes Drive. $25. RSVP to email@example.com. www.aauw.org.