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When: 9/2/2015
5-7 PM
Where: Duke's Alehouse & Kitchen
110 N Main Street
Crystal Lake, Illinois  60014
United States

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On the first Wednesday of each month, environmentally-minded people gather upstairs at Duke's Alehouse & Kitchen to network and talk about “greening” the future. Everyone is welcome to attend the McHenry County Green Drinks on September 2, 2015, from 5 pm until 7 pm, 110 N Main Street in Crystal Lake.

The topic for the evening: "Working Toward Sustainability" Mike Shipley, owner/managing partner of Conscious Cup Coffee, Crystal Lake. (and One of the 2015 Best Under 40 Class in McHenry County!)  Mike will share their journey of bringing sustainable practices to a business and their goals for the future. Green America business member since 2006!

Tentative future topics:

Oct. 7: Oaktober, Jim Anderson, Lake County Forest Preserve District

Nov. 7: EarthShare Opportunity, Thomas Jacks

Dec. 2: Home Brewing - Holiday Gift Idea

Additional parking is available at the train station. To be added to the Green Drinks email list, send a note to: or “like” the group on Facebook.

The Green Drinks network was founded in North London, England in 1989 and now is active in over 600 cities worldwide. Interested public is always welcome to attend the McHenry County Green Drinks monthly event. Each month there is a short presentation on a different eco-topic plus displays and demonstrations. Also, information about upcoming eco-events and green products and services is made available. Non-alcoholic and alcoholic drinks are available plus a featured “green drink”.

Green Drinks McHenry County is sponsored by the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County and Duke’s Alehouse and Kitchen.