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Public Communications (MS-11)
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA
Phone: 360.337.4598
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: January 23, 2009
CONTACT: Rhiannon Fernandez
PHONE: 360-337-5777
EMAIL: rfernand@co.kitsap.wa.us
NO: 09-05

Sustainability In Communities Workshop Offered

Kitsap County, WA Be part of the solution! Change your approach. Learn how to engage local citizens in creating sustainable communities.

Dr. Wendy Sarkissian, author of Kitchen Table Sustainability, has taken a hard look at current community engagement processes and why they fail to meet the challenges posed by sustainability in communities, cities and towns. She will inspire workshop participants to use more targeted and tested methods based on practical principles that build confidence and engage citizens.

This one-day workshop will be concrete, practical and experience-based, with an emphasis on explaining and working with the participatory model featured in Kitchen Table Sustainability.

When: February 13, 2009 
8:30 am - 4:00 pm
Where: Kitsap County Commissioners Chambers
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA  98366

Register before February 6 for $65, after that date is $75. There are also limited scholarships for Kitsap County employees. Lunch is included; please bring your own coffee cup/drink container in the spirit of sustainability.

Registration forms are available online here.

For more information contact:
Rhiannon Fernandez, 360-337-7097 or rfernand@co.kitsap.wa.us 
Arno Bergstrom, 360-337-7225 or abergstr@co.kitsap.wa.us.

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Last Updated:  May 27, 2014