Seattle Chapter Educational Events & Member Information
Interested in becoming a Guild Member? Join online at ecobuilding.org to begin receiving your membership benefits today! Seattle Chapter Membership Benefits: • • • • • • •
Chapter Education meetings and events are free to all members Guild event announcements and newsletters Access to our online Member Center to post information, project spotlights, and job listings Online Green Pages Directory—Professional members receive a link & logo-enabled profile to promote your business or organization, projects, and events Discounts at all Guild Events (Green Building Slam, Green Pages, Regional Conference, etc.) 10% discount at Green Depot in SODO Seattle Opportunity to host a table at an educational meeting once a year for free!
Multiple membership levels fit different types of businesses, organizations, and individuals. Annual membership rates: • • •
Student $25 Friend of the Guild $45 Basic Professional $80
Small Business $215 Large Business $450
PLUS 15% discount for new members joining the Guild who are also members of one of these affiliated organizations: Cascadia GBC, Passive House NW, Home Performance WA.
CHAPTER EDUCATION EVENTS We have fun and informative regular educational meetings that cover a diverse array of topics related to green building. Stay tuned to the Events Calendar for information. Come join us! 4th Wednesday of the month* Meeting 7 to 9 pm Networking starts at 6:30 pm Phinney Neighborhood Center 6532 Phinney Ave N, Seattle, WA 98103 Lower (Brick) Building Free for members; $10 suggested donation for non-members. *We usually have alternative events in August, November and December, so always check the calendar for the latest info.
ecobuilding.org/seattle/ educational-meetings Visit the Guild’s Calendar for more educational opportunities by the Guild and our members.
Regional Programs & Events • EcoBuilding Conference
Join us on November 5, 2016 for a lively day of educational sessions and networking opportunities. Check ecobuilding.org for details about the conference in 2017 and beyond.
• Technical Flashcards
Check out our open-source library of green building details and methods for green professionals.
• Code Innovations Database
Having trouble permitting an innovative green project? Find a solution or help us, we are building a list of in-depth case studies detailing the code compliance paths for innovative projects.
2010 Bike Ride to the Retreat
Courtesy Sage K Saskill
• Vision2Action Symposium Series
NW Green Home Tour 2014
Join the Fun!
Learn about green building, energy efficiency, and climate change at our quarterly symposia.
• Sustainable Field Training Initiative
In partnership with South Seattle College, we offer courses in environmental construction at an advanced level for incumbent and emerging professionals. Each module is 20 hours including 70% hands-on training.
To learn more, visit our website at www.ecobuilding.org. Seattle Chapter Green Pages
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Chapter Booth at SolarFest 2013 GP-41
The NW EcoBuilding Guild's directory of sustainable building professionals