Umpqua Bank Alberta’s Build Your Block Challenge
We are giving away $10,000 in support of a project to better the Alberta neighborhood. The three finalists are a community garden, children’s art project, and vertical wall garden. Anyone can come into the store and vote for their favorite project between now and Friday, September 24th. The winner will be Tuesday Sept 28 at 1:30PM. At that point in time, the store staff will help see the project to fruition and enlist the support of interested neighbors whom want to get involved as well.
Home Performance with ENERGY STAR Seminar (in store event)
Thursday, September 23rd @ 5:30 PM
Representatives from Imagine Energy, Energy Trust of Oregon, and Umpqua Bank are collaborating to put forward an in store presentation on Home Performance with ENERGY STAR. Learn more about the value of weatherizing your home in advance of the fall heating season from industry experts in their respective fields. Light refreshments will be served and there is no cost to attend the seminar.
Future of Energy PDX @ Last Thursday (in store event)
Thursday, September 30th @ 5 – 8 PM
Representatives from Future of Energy PDX will put forward three hours of programming on sustainable works at the store during this month’s Last Thursday. Topics will include a lighting demonstration from PECI, a presentation on the June Key Delta House Demonstration Project, and an illustration of Oregon energy use with GIS mapping. We will be serving food from Random Order Coffeehouse and wine from Cork.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Robert W. Cross, store manager, Alberta Arts Umpqua Bank at (503) 219 – 6161.