With Jean Ponzi
Mon May 5th 2014 7.00pm–8.00pm
Time zone: central
Maria Kalaniemi & Aldargaz “Ahma” from Scandinavia (Music Rough Guide 2000) —This Scandinavian quick-step sets the pace for tonight's Earthworms - filled with events coming up to encourage GREEN LIVING that's FUN, practical, healthier and community-building too. Zip, Zam, Zowie and SWOOSH!Buy it!
Susannah Fuchs, Gateway Clean Air Partnership Coordinator and Senior Director of Environmental Health, American Lung Associatio “American Lung Assoc STATE OF THE AIR REPORT says STL is among the most polluted U.S. Cities - what can we do about this?” from What do those Green-Yellow-Orange-Red Day reports mean? For our personal and community health? (www.cleanair-stlouis.com 2014) N R L —Bum air quality is not news in STL, even though we're working on it. Hear what's important to understand about Air Quality Reports - and how YOU can help your workplace, school, church or neighborhood understand and work to improve air quality!Buy it!
Dana Gray - Community Outreach Coordinator, Tower Grove Neighborhoods Community Development “Tower Grove Better Block - THIS SATURDAY May 10 noon-4 p.m.” from A pop-up transformation of the 3200 block of Morganford (between Arsenal and Wyoming) (www.towergrovecdc.org/better or Tower Grove Better Block on Facebook 2014) N R L —Live music, art, shopping, food and MORE will fill this south St. Louis city block for an afternoon, demonstrating what's possible to enliven a REAL neighborhood - cycle over if you can, to ENJOY this event - and what it represents for ANY neighborhood!Buy it!
Augusta Bottoms Consort “Green Room Waltz” from The Green Room (Augusta Bottoms Consort www.augustabottomsconsort.com 2003) L —This band, great friends of KDHX and Earthworms, will enhance the Friday evening Members Night at Shaw Nature Reserve Wildflower Sale - not a member? Come Sat May 10 - www.shawnature.orgBuy it!
Augusta Bottoms Consort “Tata” from The Green Room (Augusta Bottoms Consort www.augustabottomsconsort.com 2003) L —Coming soon: BIOBLITZ of Emmenegger Nature Park in Kirkwood - join local scientists to take a census of plants and critters in this lovely nature park, Fri-Sat May 16-17 - see www.academyofscienceSTL.org for details.Buy it!
Kim Cella - Executive Director, Citizens for Modern Transit “3rd annual GREAT RACE - This Thurs May 8, local media celebs (including Jean Ponzi) compete to travel in rush hour - alternatively!” from Team Carpool, Team Transit, Team Cycle, Team CarShare - demo alternatives to our personal car for real-time getting around GREEN! (www.cmt-stl.org Try & Ride just might change your get-around habits . . . 2014) N R L —Join the fun 5-7 pm at Shrewbury MetroLink Station after the race, where a METRO MARKET will pop up with food trucks, live music, kids bike safety - and MUCH MORE - a demo of what's possible grouped around a TRANSIT station, not just highway intersectionsBuy it!