Simply Living’s Weekly Update of Community News, Events, & Resources

Friday, January 12, 2017

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Sample Events below – Green Drinks Wednesday Jan 17, Minimalism Jan 28, and our Meetup with Interfaith Power & Light on Jan 30.

January Green Drinks hosted by chadwick arboretumWednesday, January 17
6 – 8 PM

@ Ohio 4H Bldg
2201 Fred Taylor Dr, OSU West Campus 
In collaboration with Chadwick Arboretum and Great Lakes Brewing, join us for the first Green Drinks of 2018. Together we can make an difference in the new year! Connect with amazing local non-profit organizations (Simply Living will have a table!) and find out how they make Columbus a better place. Beer, non alcoholic beverages and light snacks will be provided. Donations of $5 – $10 at the door from working professionals are highly encouraged. RSVP here 
Picture of laptop, mouse, glass of water simply arrangedSUNDAY JANUARY 28
2 – 4 PM
Grandview Theater & Drafthouse
1247 Grandview Ave
Grandview Heights, OH 43212
How might your life be better with less?Minimalism examines the many flavors of minimalism by taking the audience inside the lives of minimalists from all walks of life—families, entrepreneurs, architects, artists, journalists, scientists, and even a former Wall Street broker—all of whom are striving to live a meaningful life with less.Q&A discussion after the film led by Jake DeSilva. $5 donation requested on Eventbrite or at the door. Updates on Facebook and Meetup.


Ohio Interfaith Power & LightTUESDAY JANUARY 30
6:30 – 8:30 PM

Old Worthington Library
820 High St, Worthington 43085
Sara Ward, director of Ohio IPL, will explain how their volunteers and staff help Ohio faith communities conserve energy, become more energy efficient, and promote renewable energy in response to climate change. Time to mix and network. Light refreshments. Bring a friend. All are welcome. Reserve free tickets on Eventbrite. Updates on Facebook and Meetup.

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Chuck Lynd
Simply Living Board Member
Support Ohio Local Economies Coalition
Think Columbus First Campaign
614-354-6172 (cell)
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