Celebrating the 115 (and growing) Partnering Businesses, the Green Alliance is hosting an exclusive Business Partner Bash at the Portsmouth Brewery, on May 29th from 7pm – 9pm. A Green Alliance Business itself, the Portsmouth Brewery will host this event for the GA Business Partners and colleagues by invitation only.... Click here!
Pocos' new menu includes
all organic meat
As of last Wednesday, all of Pocos Bow Street Cantina's chicken, turkey, beef, and pork have been replaced with organic, antibioitic and hormone-free fare. Even for a restaurant long committed to being at the cutting green edge, this is a step in the right direction. Click here!
Join the GA and save 10% on all food and drinks at Pocos Bow Street Cantina! Click here!
Sail away on the Thomas
Laighton this summer!
Among the most enduring signs that summer lies just around the corner is the sight of the M/V Thomas Laighton plying its way around Portsmouth Harbor. And while residents and visitors alike associate the vessel with fun and exploration, the Thomas Laighton also exemplifies environmental action...... Read more here!
Buy one adult ticket and get a FREE ticket for one child, or buy one "Party Ship" ticket and get the second one FREE when you use your Green Card with Isles of Shoals Steamship Company! Also, save 15% on private charter bookings!
Great Works announces launch
of new community-oriented group
The folks at Great Works Chiropractic & Wellness recently announced the launch of Pathways Connect, a gathering group for families interested in creating a “conscious living community." The group hosted its inaugural meeting on Tuesday, May 14th at the Great Works office in South Berwick... Read more here!
Receive a FREE consultation and exam when you show your Green Card at Great Works Chiropractic & Wellness! Click here!
EZ Bikes offers new,
sleek, super green bikes
Just last week, EZ introduced two new lines of electric bikes – The Neo Race, manufactured by E Motion; and the Outlaw SS – made to be as eye-poppingly hip as they are fuel-efficient.... Read more here!
Use your Green Card to save $100 on a new bike or scooter; Save $50 off a used bike or scooter; Save 20% off parts for repair Click here!
Check out the new Green
Families Club Facebook page!
Almost a year after it's inception Green Alliance's Green Families Club’ Facebook page is up and running! This newly formed page aims at bringing the most important Green Alliance information pertaining to Green Families to you. ... Read more here!
Green Family Fun!
Who: Kittery community What: Kittery Fire Association 5K Where: 3 Gorges Road, Kittery When: May 19, 9am
The event this year will again include the Fastest Firefighter Award, a Family Fun area, gift certificate awards, raffle prizes and awards, a Kid's Run at 10:00 AM, and more! First 200 registrants get a free t-shirt, and all Green Alliance members get $5 off thier registration! Just use this promo link (here!) and then use discount code "kittery5k" at registration! Click here for more info!
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Who: Sustainable businesses What: NHBSR Spring Conference Where: Grappone Center, Concord When: May 21, 8am to 4:30pm
The conference includes: A panel of leaders sharing 8-minute, TED-style presentations on collaborative, innovative ideas to incorporate into everyone's Sustainability Playbook. Click here for more info!
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Who: Gateway Taiji, Qigong & Yoga What: Free Lecture and Demonstration with Master Tung Where: 875 Islington, Portsmouth When: May 24, 6 to 7:30pm
Master Tung is a well respected and world renowned martial artist. It is a rare and unique opportunity to meet a true master of Chen Style Taiji. A master of the powerful xin jia form, he teaches the principles of Feng Zhiqiang and Chen Fake. Don’t miss your chance to learn from Master Tung! Click here!
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Who: Green Alliance Business Partners What: GA Business Partner Bash & Networking Where: 75 Congress (suite 304), Portsmouth When: May 29, 7 to 9pm
GA Business Partner's get together over a pint and tasty snacks to catch up on lucrative partnerships and to build new ones. All GA Business Partners are invited and are welcome to bring a business guest. If you are thinking about joining the Green Alliance and know a Business Partner, connect with them to attend. Not a Business Partner, but thinking of becoming one? Email sarah@GreenAlliance.biz or call 603-817-4694 to learn more. First 40 Business Partners to show up get a free beer! Click here!
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Who: Local growers and shoppers What: Kittery Community Market Where: Kittery Center Village (Post Office Square) When: May 29, 2 to 6pm
This market offers a wide variety of fresh, delicious food and products from a combination of local farmers, bakers, fisherman, and artisans, and will continue every Wednesday of June, July, and August! The market will also be working with EcoMovement, a local composting service, to make each market a zero-waste event! For more information, click here.
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Who: ReVision Energy What: Solar Open House Where: 8 Souther Lane, Salisbury, MA When: June 1, 10am to 12pm
Join ReVision Energy at the home of Joe and Terry Buttaro for a tour of their 7.2kw grid tied solar electric array. During the tour there will be a short presentation by ReVision Energy, a tour of the system, and an opportunity to ask the Buttaros questions about their home. Free and open to the public. Click here for more info!
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Myth vs. Fact
with Ecotech Pest Control
MYTH: Ticks will infest your entire lawn, so you should treat your lawn with special chemicals to prevent infestation.
FACT: Ticks cannot survive in short grass -- it is far too dry. Instead they stay in areas just beyond your lawn where the grass is long and retains moisture.
Learn about EcoTech's cutting edge green tick-fighting solution here!