Gorge Green Drinks


Green Drinks is a monthly networking event for business professionals, community leaders and residents interested in sustainability issues. Local and regional experts share information about various green business trends, policies and practices that are relevant to business owners and residents. Topics have included green building, local, sustainable food production, solar energy, waste reduction, natural medicine, sustainable tourism and more.

“It’s always an affirmation to attend Green Drinks!”
— Richard Halpern, Founder, EcoApprentice

Note that all Green Drinks are free and open to the public, but we rely on donations to maintain the program. A suggested $5 donation is kindly requested at the door (free for GO! members). 

Upcoming Green Drinks Events

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Wednesday, May 14th
5:30 – 7 p.m.
The Dwelling Station (1202 1st St., Mosier)

Join GO! for a family-friendly Green Drinks at The Dwelling Station, a thriving reclaimed furniture consignment shop in an off-the-grid building in Mosier. Learn about Mosier’s revival! From a renovated City Hall to the future expansion of the Mosier Charter School, to a new Cider House, wine tasting room, blossoming Farmer’s Market and the upcoming 100-year anniversary celebration, you’ll hear how Mosier is pulling together as a community to create an eco-friendly town center.

Cicci Gelato will dish up handcrafted gelato using local dairy and fresh seasonal fruit along with culinary flavors from around the world. Shannon Tortolano will serve up her bubbly, tasty home brewed kombucha and share the tremendous health benefits of this age-old beverage. And Manny’s Mexican Food Cart will serve up samples of fresh tamales, quesadillas, guacamole and chips and salsa using hand crafted family recipes. Additional food will be available for purchase so bring your appetite! Plus, all attendees will receive a vegetable start from Mosier Grows Farm Stand.

Cost – $5 suggested donation supports GO! programs (FREE for GO! members, who have paid it forward).

Wednesday, June 11th
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Viento Wines (301 Country Club Rd., Hood River)

Tuesday, July 8th
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Port of Cascade Locks

Thursday, August 14th
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Ovino Market (1209 13th St, Hood River)

Wednesday, September 10th
6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
The Bach Hotel (40 Heimrich St., Dufur)

Tuesday, October 14th
5:30 – 7 p.m.
Solstice Wood Fire Cafe (501 Portway Ave., Hood River)

Thursday, November 13th
5:30 – 7 p.m.
Volcanic Bottle Shoppe (1410 12th St., Hood River)



Interested in hosting a Green Drinks event? (You must be a GO! member.)
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