Events

We invite you to attend our upcoming events! We offer numerous networking opportunities throughout the year to keep you informed and engaged with others who care about sustainability in the Charlotte region. 

Check back regularly for for our latest events and remember to spread the word to your friends and colleagues. Whether you're just checking us out for the first time or you've been a supporter for years, everyone is warmly welcomed.

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On the second Wednesday of every month*, we host a mixer in partnership with Green Drinks Charlotte. We gather at Free Range Brewing from 6:00 to 7:30 for an informal and fun evening of conversation and networking. There are no membership requirements and everyone is warmly welcomed. Our Monthly Mixers provide an opportunity to learn more about usour partners, and meet others interested in local sustainability issues!  

Scroll down to learn more about our next mixer and RSVP! Be sure to check the event listings because occasionally we hold a different event in lieu of our usual mixer.

  • Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Free Range Brewing in Charlotte, NC

    Sustain Charlotte's September Monthly Mixer with Green Drinks Charlotte!

    Join us for an informal and fun evening of conversation and networking! Our Monthly Mixers provide an opportunity to learn more about us, our partners, and meet others interested in local sustainability issues.

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    At 6:45, our program will begin and you'll hear from Architect and Planner Tom Low of Civic by Design! He will be giving an engaging presentation on the topic of: Light Imprint for walkable green infrastructure. This leaner, lighter approach to infrastructure is more cost-effective, sustainable, and livable—an idea worth considering for Charlotte and beyond.  

    This is a family-friendly event and all are welcome. Please be sure to register to let us know you're coming!

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    About Tom Low and Civic By Design:

    The mission of Civic By Design is to elevate the quality of our built environment and to promote public participation in the creation of a more beautiful and functional region for all. 

    An internationally recognized award winning leader in New Urbanism, Tom Low and Civic By Design's urban design work includes plans for new villages, neighborhoods and towns as well as redevelopment plans. Prior to establishing his consulting practice in 2013, Tom served as Partner with DPZ for 21 years, where he opened their Charlotte office in 1995.  One of the first in the movement, he pioneered designs for walkable, connected, mixed-income, mixed-use, neighborhood, town, and city design—practices now common. He has conducted over 150 multi-day planning charrettes.  Tom launched the Light Imprint initiative to better integrate green infrastructure and walkable neighborhoods.  For over s dozen years he has hosted the Civic By Design forum which meets monthly. Www.civicbydesign.com 

    Schedule:

    - 6:00: Check-in and networking.
    - 6:45: Presentation from featured speaker: Tom Low of Civic by Design
    - 7:10: Sustain Charlotte announcements
    - 7:30: Raffle

  • Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 11:30 AM
    Triple C Brewing Company in Charlotte, NC

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    This unique event shows hundreds of people how easy it is to get around Charlotte without driving!

    • Bike around town to fun destinations while collecting stamps in your official Biketoberfest Passport!

    • The stamps you collect on your passport at official destinations will be entered in a raffle for many fantastic prizes! The more destinations you visit, the more chances you'll have to win!

    • Gather for an after party celebration with live music and an exciting raffle!

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    Click here for a recap of our 2016 event!


    Interested in being a business sponsor of this event?

    View our 2017 event sponsorship opportunities here.

    Contact Laura Heiser at laura.heiser@sustaincharlotte.org if interested.


     

     

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