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Free Film Screening: Bag It

Wednesday, July 5 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join people from over 130 countries and choose to refuse single-use plastics during Plastic Free July (http://www.plasticfreejuly.org)! Hopefully by November, we will become a single-use plastic bag free Victoria 12 months of the year!

To help us all understand a little more about single-use plastic waste, we are hosting a free screening of the documentary Bag It (45 mins). This documentary will make you laugh, but more importantly you will see how vital and simple it is to refuse single-use plastics. Bring your kids and your parents – this is an all-ages event!

After the film, we will have a short panel dicussion on the issues of single-use plastics and how Surfrider is working with local governments, bussinesses and our community to Ban the Bag!

Doors Open at 6:30
Film starts at 7:00pm
Panel starts at 8:00pm

Panel Speakers:
Lisa Helps, Mayor of Victoria
Jill Doucette, Co-Founder of Synergy Enterprises
Sarah Wagstaff, Marketing & Community Relations at Whole Foods Market Victoria
Caitlin Brown, Outreach Coordinator at MEC

There will be light snacks and beverages for those who attend. We will also have door prizes courtesy of our Surfrider Approved Bussinesses!

Details

Date:
Wednesday, July 5
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/877282692425736

Venue

Victoria City Hall
1 Centennial Sq
Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1P6 Canada