|**News and Events: Aug. 15: Starbucks hosts Climate Change discussion in Seattle|
|Tue, August 14, 2007 04:51 PM|
Aug. 15: Starbucks hosts Climate Change discussion in SeattleYou are invited to a local discussion about Climate Change.|
On August 15, Starbucks will host a National Day of Discussion: Solutions to Climate Change at coffeehouses in more than 60 U.S. cities to inspire conversations about the vital issue of climate change. Hosted by community leaders and non-governmental organizations with an expertise in environmental science, these friendly and informative discussions are designed to engage local participants in a dialogue about how to modify their impact on the planet by making simple, everyday decisions.
Seattle will be hosting a discussion at:
University Village Starbucks
4634 26th Avenue NE
Seattle, WA 98105
The Moderator for the discussion will be:
Steve Nicholas (Seattle Office of Sustainability & Environment)
The National Day of Discussion is part of Starbucks efforts to generate conversation around the issues of climate change highlighted in the new family-friendly film Arctic Tale, which follows the real adventures of a walrus and polar bear as they struggle to adapt to the realities of a changing climate.
Further information about the National Day of Discussion, including locations of participating coffeehouses is available online at www.starbucks.com