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Solar SUNday!

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  • Open House
When Sep 16, 2012
from 01:00 PM to 06:00 PM
Where 3303 SW Arnold St, Porltand OR 97219
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Contact Phone 503-231-5662
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Annual Party

This fall, Solar Oregon will be conducting our inaugural membership drive and we're hosting a special event to kick it off -- on September 16th we'll be throwing a Solar SUNday Extravaganza! A benefit for Solar Oregon complete with speakers, workshops, food, drinks and fun! 

Come enjoy a SUN filled day full of entertainment, education and networking and help Solar Oregon to continue our mission of leading the way to a clean energy future by demonstrating the successful use of solar energy in Oregon!

There will be lots of fun to be had and great new insight to be gained from our group of presenters! Check out the line up below for the days workshops! 



Key Note Speaker - 4pm

Amanda Fritz, Commissioner, City of Portland 


Welcome 1pm-1:30 Event Begins! 

         Solar Cooked Hot Dogs and Drinks Available!

Introduction to Solar Thermal: 1:30pm-2:30pm

         –John Patterson, President of Mr. Sun Solar

Green Street Lending Program: 2pm-2:30pm

         –Blaine Bartholomew, Umpqua Bank

Solar Policy Update: 2:30-3pm

            Claire Carlson, Executive Director of Solar Oregon

Community Solar: 3pm-4pm

         –Stanley Florek, President of Tangerine Power

Basics of Going Solar  Introductory Level: 3pm-4pm

         –Claire Carlson, Executive Director of Solar Oregon

"Footprint" Autograph Party: 5pm-6pm

          –John Patterson talks aobut his book and trips to China

Contests & Extras!

Hula Hoop Contest at 2pm, Limo Contest at 3pm! Live Solar Powered Music by Graham from Sun Rise Riview! Main BBQ at 4pm and Drinks through out the day! Movie Showings at 2pm, 3pm & 5pm!

On top of all of the great educational opportunities we'll also be serving up a mouth watering BBQ complete with BBQ pork and Yakitori, grilled portebello mushrooms and delicious sides such as beans, rice and salad - and bring the kids so they can grab a hot dog from our Solar Oven!
While you're enjoying the great food, drinks and company you can also get a peak at the movies Solar Taxi and Nova: Saved by the Sun!
Also be sure to put your name in to win one of our great raffle prizes including Solterra Wine, gift cards to New Seasons and Fred Meyers and lots of other Swag! And compete in our Hula Hoop contest at 2pm and our Limbo contest at 3pm for special prizes! 
You can even head over to our Solar Photo Station to snap a picture and give your opinion on why Oregon Loves Solar! 
Come show your support for Solar Energy in Oregon with a fun packed and educational day!

Be sure to RSVP now to save your spot at our long awaited Solar SUNday! 



FREE for Solar Oregon members, $15 for non-members. Includes access to all speakers and workshops through out the day! Also Includes a Free Drink Ticket and Food!

**Special Membership Pricing of $20 for the year available on the day!** - covers all of the above plus individual membership for a full year!

 Many thanks to our Solar SUNday sponsors!

Umpqua Bank Lg 

Mr. Sun Big 



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