#SustFest Evenings Out

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MULTIDAY EVENTS AND SPECIAL OFFERS


multi 59 White Lion St.AlbansWHEELIE GOOD OFFER FOR CYCLISTS
11TH MAY – 1ST JUNE 12noon – 11pm

BIKE / FOOD / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE
Cycle to us to receive a half price drink or free loose leaf tea with any meal.
Where The White Lion, 91 Sopwell Lane, St Albans AL1 1RN
Info http://www.whitelionstalbans.co.uk
THE WHITE LION


MONDAY 13TH MAY 


13-5 open mic our planetCLIMATE EMERGENCY OPEN MIC NIGHT
7.30pm – 9.30pm 

TALKING / FREE /BOOK
We have a climate emergency, what can we do? Share your thoughts at our Open Mic Night.Dave Hampton, Carbon Coach, will kick off the session.
Where Harpenden Arms, 188 High St, Harpenden AL5 2TR
Info http://www.meetup.com/Our-Planet-Our-Future-continues-at-the-harpenden-arms
OUR PLANET OUR FUTURE & SUSTAINABLE ST ALBANS 


TUESDAY 14TH MAY 


14-5 14th May Lussmanns - Andrei-Lussmann copyDINING WITH A CONSCIENCE
7pm for 7.30pm sit down 

FOOD / ADULTS ONLY / £35pp 4 COURSES; GLASS OF ENGLISH SPARKLING WINE / BOOK
Lussmanns flagship sustainable St Albans restaurant teams up with ‘war on waste’ ambassador Rubies in the Rubble for a stunning 4-course vegetarian dinner.
Where Lussmanns Waxhouse Gate, High St, St Albans AL3 4EW
Info Booking essential http://www.lussmanns.com
LUSSMANNS 


14-5 144 wild medicine lucy blundenWILD MEDICINES ON YOUR DOORSTEP
7:15pm – 7:30pm start 9:30pm finish 

TALK / HEALTH / £7 INC TEA/COFFEE
Wild medicines are everywhere; let Lucy Blunden, medical herbalist pique your curiosity with the wealth of health at your feet. Interactive talk and herb hunt.
Where The Plough & Harrow, Southdown Rd, Harpenden AL5 1PR
Info http://www.hchealth.org.uk
HARPENDEN COMPLEMENTARY HEALTH 


stmichaelsECO EVENING
8pm – 9.30pM

TALK & DISCUSSION / FREE

Presentations and discussion on plastic reduction, the River Ver, litter picks and other community initiatives. Come along and help identify actions that can be taken in our community! Including representatives from Greenpeace, Friends of the Earth, Sustainable St Albans, Population Matters and more.
Where St Michael’s Parish Centre, St Michael’s Street, St Albans AL3 4SW
Parking is available in council Car Park next to the centre
Info http://www.stmichaels-parishchurch.org.uk
ST MICHAEL’S CHURCH


DUSK BAT WALK
8.30pm – 10.00pm

bat

Photo by Harry Hogg

WILDLIFE / FREE / BOOK
Come along to Harpenden Common to find out more about the nocturnal residents that dominate the skies.
Where Harpenden Common, Harpenden AL5
Info Book at http://www.harpenden.gov.uk/event/4237-bat-walk-sustfest-2019 01582 768278HARPENDEN TOWN COUNCIL 


WEDNESDAY 15TH MAY 


15-5 69 - Nyame Akwan Farms (33)THINKING EVENING – INVESTING IN A FAIRER WORLD
7.30pm – 9.30pm 

TALK / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE
Speaker and discussion about how your favourite Fairtrade products are made – stories of change, hope and opportunity.
Where Methodist Church, Marlborough Rd, St Albans AL1 3XG
Info Facebook: @MarlboroughRoadMethodistChurch
MARLBOROUGH ROAD METHODIST CHURCH AND SHARED INTEREST 


THURSDAY 16TH MAY 


16-5 136 - ss alban and stephen rc photoBREAD MAKING FOR BEGINNERS
7pm – 9.30pm 

FOOD / DONATION / BOOK
Bread making is easy, come and try it for yourself. No experience necessary. Bring a bowl, 1-pint jug, 1lb metal bread tin, apron.
Where Church Hall, SS Alban and Stephen RC Church, 14 Beaconsfield Rd, St Albans AL1 3RB
Info Book via email: grabecki@hotmail.com
SS ALBAN AND STEPHEN RC CHURCH


16-5 tech free games night 2019TECH-FREE GAMES NIGHT
7.30pm

GAMES / FREE
Come along, brings snacks, play games
Where Bennet’s Club, 21 Leyton Rd, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, AL5 2HU
Info http://www.bethanycc.org.uk 01582 318171

BETHANY CHURCH


16-5 81 JeansCAN WE HAVE SUSTAINABLE FASHION?
7.30pm – 10pm 

FILM AND TALK / £4 / BOOK
We’ll look at the documentary ‘Fashion’s Dirty Secrets’ followed by discussion with a panel of experts on how we can enjoy fashion with a clean conscience.
Where The Fleetville Larder, St Albans AL1 4JS
Info http://www.eventbrite.com/e/can-we-have-sustainable-fashion-tickets-55641311661
FLEETVILLE LARDER, PLASTIC FREE ST ALBANS, ST ALBANS FRIENDS OF THE EARTH


DUSK BAT WALK
8.30pm – 10.00pm

bat

Photo by Harry Hogg

WILDLIFE / FREE / BOOK
Come along to Harpenden Common to find out more about the nocturnal residents that dominate the skies.
Where Harpenden Common, Harpenden AL5
Info Book at http://www.harpenden.gov.uk/event/4293-dusk-bat-walk-part-of-sustfest 01582 768278
HARPENDEN TOWN COUNCIL 


SUNDAY 19TH MAY 


19-5 31 pudding stopSUSTAINABLE FILM CLUB: BEFORE THE FLOOD
8pm – 10pm 

FILM / FREE
Leonardo DiCaprio’s gripping documentary that looks at how climate change affects our environment and what society can do to prevent the demise of the planet.
Where The Pudding Stop, 6 The Colonnade, Verulam Rd, St Albans AL3 4DD
Info Facebook: @thepuddingstop
THE PUDDING STOP 


MONDAY 20TH MAY 


IMG_2790 - Version 2PLACE-MAKING INTO THE FUTURE
6.45pm – 9.30pm 

ST ALBANS TALK I FREE
Dr Susan Parham, University of Hertfordshire, explores place-making that finds ways to avoid bog standard approaches to making new places. Plus Look! St Albans update.
Where Octagon Room, St Peter’s Church, St Peter’s St, St Albans AL1 3HG
Info http://www.lookstalbans.org
LOOK! ST ALBANS 


multi 59 White Lion St.AlbansSUSTFEST CHARITY PUB QUIZ
8pm – 10pm 

QUIZ I £2
Get together a team for the SustFest Quiz night and enjoy an evening of fun whilst raising funds for Earthworks.
Where The White Lion, 91 Sopwell Lane, St Albans AL1 1RLN
Info http://www.stalbansfoe.org
THE WHITE LION AND ST ALBANS FRIENDS OF THE EARTH 


TUESDAY 21ST MAY 


21-5 21 - hnpHARPENDEN NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN – OUR EXPERIENCE
7.30pm – 9pm 

TALK / FREE / BOOK
Neighbourhood plans help local communities say what matters in planning their local area, including sustainability. Come and find out what’s involved from our recent experience.
Where Harpenden Town Council, Leyton Road, Harpenden AL5 2LX
Info http://www.sf19nplan.eventbrite.com
HARPENDEN NEIGHBOURHOOD PLAN GROUP 


21-5 20 - jonathan-bartleyJONATHAN BARTLEY, CO-LEADER GREEN PARTY
Doors open 7pm 7.30pm – 9.30pm 

TALK / FREE
Your chance to hear and question the co-leader of the Green Party on how governments at all levels can help fight climate change and to build a sustainable future. Refreshments.
Where Trinity Church, Main Hall, 1 Beaconsfield Rd, St Albans AL1 3RD
Info http://www.bitly.com/jonbart
ST ALBANS DISTRICT GREEN PARTY 


WEDNESDAY 22ND MAY 


22-5 5 - AECOM Pic-Build-22-5-19CREATING MORE SUSTAINABLE BUILDINGS
6pm-8pm

TALK / FREE / BOOK
Join the discussion and debate with speakers on what makes buildings more sustainable. Includes an architectural and engineering perspective.
Where AECOM House, 63-77 Victoria St, St Albans AL1 3ER
Info To book email nikki.hodges@aecom.com http://www.aecom.com 

AECOM 


22-5 XRXR ST ALBANS – WORKING MEETING
7.30pm-9.30pm

MEETING / FREE
Everyone is welcome to get involved with Extinction Rebellion St Albans. We have a number of working groups that you can join for this meeting or on a longer-term basis.
There will also be a separate induction for those new to the group
Where Trinity United Reformed Church, 1 Beaconsfield Rd, St Albans AL1 3RD
Info Facebook: @XRStAlbans

EXTINCTION REBELLION ST ALBANS


THURSDAY 23RD MAY 


HAA_Gainsborough Avenue_190329_v2-01A SUSTAINABLE HOUSE
6.30pm

TALK / FREE
Francesca Weal talks about her practice’s award-winning highly sustainable house in Gainsborough Avenue, St Albans. No booking required. Free refreshments provided.
Where: Poggenpohl St. Albans, 100 London Road, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, AL1 1NX
Info haasecretary@hertfordshire-architects.co.uk
HERTFORDSHIRE ASSOCIATION OF ARCHITECTS


23-5 107 GAS pic

BUSINESS ANGEL INVESTING IN THE GREEN ECONOMY – BE PART OF THE SOLUTION!
7pm – 9pm 

INVESTMENT / ADULTS ONLY / £40 INC DINNER AND WINE / BOOK
Enjoy dinner at Lussmanns and discover the potential value to you of angel investments in the Green Economy, from the UK’s leading specialists.
Where Lussmanns, Waxhouse Gate, High St, St Albans AL3 4EW
Info http://www.greenangelsyndicate.com/events
GREEN ANGEL SYNDICATE 


SATURDAY 25TH MAY 


25-5 70 green kitchen FullSizeRenderTABLE TOP GAMES NIGHT AND VEGAN BUFFET
7.30pm – 11pm 

PLAY / ADULTS ONLY / £8pp / BOOK
Have fun playing those nostalgic, traditional games from way back including; dominoes, chess, battleships, Guess Who and Jenga! Vegan buffet included. BYOB.
Where United Reform Church, Homewood Rd, St Albans AL1 4BH
Info 01727 753661
THE GREEN KITCHEN 


SUNDAY 26TH MAY 


26-5 Metamorphosis-820x461METAMORPHOSIS: A POEM FOR THE PLANET
6:30pm – 8:50pm 

FILM / BOOK / £6.50/£5
The film uses stunning images to capture the true scale of the global environment crisis, including opportunities for transformation with a bold new vision for humanity. here The Odyssey Cinema, 166 London Rd, St Albans AL1 1PQ
Info http://www.odysseypictures.co.uk 01727 453088 Facebook: @TheOdysseyStAlbans 
THE ODYSSEY CINEMA ST ALBANS 


TUESDAY 28TH MAY 


University of Hertfordshire e-car club launch at the Forum, College LanePLANNING FOR THE FUTURE
6.30pm – 8pm 

TALK / FREE / BOOK
Sustainability experts from UH talk about transport, planning and effects of climate change on the worlds glaciers. Driving changes for a sustainable world.
Where University of Hertfordshire, College Lane, (Main Building E351) Hatfield AL10 9AB
Info http://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/planning-for-the-future- tickets-58999849137
UNIVERSITY OF HERTFORDSHIRE 


WEDNESDAY 29TH MAY 


29-5 3 Heartwood Forest Legacy Event (13 of 27)CAPTURING CARBON WALK: DISCOVER HEARTWOOD’S CLIMATE BENEFIT
6pm – 8pm 

WALK / TALK / £5 / BOOK
Join us for an early evening guided walk around Heartwood Forest, learning about the Carbon Capture benefits of planting woodlands.
Where Heartwood Forest, Sandridge AL4 9DQ
Info http://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/get-involved/events
THE WOODLAND TRUST 


29-5 6 - aecom Pic-29-5-19eventCREATING MORE SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE
6pm – 8pm 

TALK / FREE / BOOK
Engineers and planners will discuss how to create more sustainable transport systems and environmentally friendly water systems.
Where AECOM House, 63-77 Victoria St, St Albans AL1 3ER
Info nikki.hodges@aecom.com http://www.aecom.com AECOM 


29-5 35 - STACC market placeHEALTHY STREETS FOR A HEALTHY, HAPPY, SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITY
8pm – 9.30pm 

TALK / FREE
Caroline Russell, London Assembly Member talks about how people-friendly, less traffic-dominated streets make towns into sociable, economically vibrant places.
Where Methodist Church, Marlborough Rd, St Albans AL1 3XG
Info http://www.stacc.org.uk
ST ALBANS CYCLE CAMPAIGN 


THURSDAY 30TH MAY 


30-5 111 grow your own SPCGROW YOUR OWN IN SANDRIDGE PARISH
7pm – 9pm 

GROWING / CHILD FRIENDLY / FREE
An educational evening including how to upcycle household waste containers into pots for growing fruit and veg!
Where Marshalswick Community Centre, St Albans AL4 9TX 

Info http://www.sandridge-pc.gov.uk Facebook: @SandridgeParish
SANDRIDGE PARISH COUNCIL 


30-5 62 songhive-cover_origSONGHIVE FOLK MUSIC EVENT FOR BEES
7.30pm – 10pm 

MUSIC / FREE
Music gig by much talked about SONGHIVE music collective, founded by musician Rowan Piggott. Folk songs from the Songhive album raising money for bees.
Where Rose and Crown, 10 St Michaels St, St Albans AL3 4SG
Info Facebook: @ButterflyWorld2.0 
BUTTERFLY WORLD 2.0 


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