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Golden Pinecone Sustainability Awards 2017

  • National Automobile Museum 10 Lake St Reno, NV 89501 United States (map)
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Honoring organizations and individuals for their sustainability efforts in our community.

When: Tuesday, November 7 - 6-9 p.m.
Where: National Automobile Museum
Live music by Boondoggle
Hosted by greenUP! and GREENevada

The Golden PineCone Sustainability Awards is a legacy event initiated by Environmental Leadership and run for more than 25 years by Environmental Leadership, Nevada EcoNET and more recently greenUP! GREENevada hosted a dinner event to honor award recipients and their communities.

The Golden Pinecone Ball was started by Tod Bedrosian, Bob Fulkerson, Glenn Miller and Bob Loux to bring the environmental community together as friends and initially to get the community excited about stopping the dump of nuclear waste. The pinecone awards were handmade out of plywood, an ironic twist on formal award ceremonies to honor environmental achievements of the past year.

Earlier Event: September 23
SNJ ScienceFest, Presented by WETLAB
Later Event: March 1
2018 Fernley STEM Festival