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Hubbard Sustainability Series (Registration Not Required)

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The Claire M. Hubbard Foundation Sustainability Speakers Series is an engaging conversation between experts on sustainability-related topics. The topic and its experts change every quarter, and this quarter is focused on trees. Audiences will benefit hearing from local, regional and national experts.

Event Speakers:

Diana Faila, founder, The Urban Bird & Nature Alliance
Faila, a master gardener and certified arborist, is a member of many local organizations that focus on preservation and beautification, such as the Midtown Neighborhood Alliance, Midtown Vision 2050, the NE Wildlife Federation board and the Green Omaha Coalition. The Urban Bird & Nature Alliance, an organization that encourages growth and protection of vital ecosystems.

Merica Whitehall, Executive Director, Fontenelle Forest
Whitehall oversees Fontenelle Forest in Bellevue, Nebraska, a 2,000-acre nonprofit nature center. Fontenelle Forest not only preserves trees, but also includes a Raptor Recovery program that helps injured birds get rehabilitated before being released back into the wild.

Dan Lambe, President, Arbor Day Foundation
Lambe leads the strategic development of programs and partnerships that the Arbor Day Foundation holds to encourage people to plant, nurture and celebrate trees. Since its beginning in 1972, the Arbor Day Foundation has become the largest nonprofit focused on planting trees, with more than a million members, supporters and partners.

A Q&A segment with all three speakers will follow.
Light refreshments will be provided. 

 

MCC at Do Space, 7205 Dodge Road, second floor
Date: Wednesday, March 28
Time: 4-6 p.m.
Cost: This event is free and open to the public.

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(Registration is optional)
 

Past Events:
November 30, 2017

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