CINEMA VERDE MEETS GREEN DRINKS, Thursday, October 19, 2017, 5:30 - 7:30 pm: First Magnitude Brewing Co., 1220 SE Veitch St.
Presentation by special guest, Merrillee Malwitz-Jipson, who is the Sierra Club representative to the Floridians Against Fracking Steering Committee. Presentation and discussion followed by 2 films:
After the Spill: Ten years ago Hurricane Katrina devastated the coast of Louisiana. Five years later the Deepwater Horizon exploded and spilled more than 200 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, the worst ecologic disaster in North American history. Amazingly those aren't the worst things facing Louisiana's coastline today. It is that the state is fast disappearing. FOLLOW THIS LINK for more information.
Phosphate Dilemma: a short documentary about the long term impact of the current phosphate mining plan for Southwest Florida as of June 2009. Told through the eyes of local citizens as well as experts in the fields of soil, water, and economics. It shows what the reality is for all of us - the miners, the locals, the citizens of Florida. FOLLOW THIS LINK for more information.