Mt Victoria

Mt Victoria October meeting - 'Switch' film

Tuesday 6th October at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. 'Switch' film. We will view the 2012 98 minute film "Switch", which is an educational documentary on the current energy crisis. The documentary surveys the world's range of current energy production from diverse sources—solar, nuclear, coal, geothermal, wind, biofuels, oil—and looks at how many people they can supply if the average person consumes 20,000 kilowatt hours in a year. All welcome.
For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria September meeting - 'The Climate Blueprint' film

Tuesday 8th September at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. 'The Climate Blueprint' film. We will view the 52 minute documentary "The Climate Blueprint" which is the first doucmentary to explore the history of the climate change summits, beginning with Kyoto in 1997. This is against the background of the coming Paris Convention (COP21) in December of this year. At Paris the hope is for a new global agreement against global warming, the Paris Protocol. All welcome to come and see this interesting story.
For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria August meeting - 'Last Call' film

Tuesday 11th August at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. 'Last Call' film. We will view the documentary film “Last Call”. This 90 minute 2013 documentary revisits the ideas of the Club of Rome (Limits to Growth) by interviewing its surviving members and includes footage from the period when the group’s work was first released. The documentary, like “The Limits to Growth” forty years earlier, raises questions about sustainable growth and consumerism that are even more urgent than they were in the 1970s. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria July meeting - 'Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change' film

Tuesday 14th July at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St.
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Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change' film. We will view the 2010 documentary film Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria June meeting - Government Climate Change Proposal / 'Do the Math' film

Tuesday 2nd June at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. Government Climate Change Proposal / 'Do the Math' film. We will have copies of the Government's Climate Change proposal with a last chance to get submissions in, as they are due Wednesday 3rd June. We will also show Bill McKibben's 2013 film 'Do The Math'. McKibben founded the 350 movement and the film is 44 minutes long. All welcome.
For more information contact Frank Cook, 027 6496508

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria May meeting - 'Sustainable living programme'

Tuesday 5th May at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. 'Sustainable living programme'. We will continue the sustainable living programme which looks at issues such as food, transport, gardening, energy, waste. This session will focus on gardening and soil and in particular view the rest of the film about soil and its critical importance to sustainable and healthy living. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria March meeting - 'Sustainable living programme'

Tuesday 10th March, at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. 'Sustainable living programme'. We will begin a sustainable living programme which looks at issues such as food, transport, gardening, energy, waste. The programme has been been developed by the Sustainable Living Education Trust, has general and local content, and aims to help us live more sustainably and reduce our carbon footprint. All welcome.
For further information contact Frank Cook on 027 649 6508.

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

Mt Victoria February meeting - 'Our Seed' DVD

Tuesday 10th  February, at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. 'Our Seeds' DVD. This is a 57 minute 2008 film centred on the Pacific peoples, which  promotes local seed saving and explains why that is so important today. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington

2013 Programme

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Mt Victoria December meeting - 'Nourish' DVD

Tuesday 9th December, at 7.30pm, at New Crossways, Roxburgh St. ’Nourish DVD’. We will watch films on Food from Nourish in California. This was meant to be shown last month but unfortunately the films are still to arrive from the US. The film reveals the many ways that food connects to our environment, our health, and our communities. Most importantly, Nourish offers specific steps that individuals and groups can take to create a sustainable food future. » Read more

Location / Venue: 
Crossways Community Centre, 6 Roxburgh Street, Mt Victoria, Wellington
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