All events at the

Ferndale Public Library
222 East Nine Mile Road
Ferndale, Michigan

7:00 pm, Thursday, April 21, 2011
Fresh (72 minutes)
Reinventing the food system; a sustainable alternative to industrial farming
Discussion by Will Allen, Joel Salatin, David Ball and more

7:00 pm, Thursday, May 19, 2011
A Crude Awakening:  The Oil Crash (90 minutes)
An upsetting introduction to the subject of peak oil
Comments by Colin Campbell, Matt Simmons, Roscoe Bartlett, David Goodstein, Matt Savinar, Terry Lynn Karl, Fadhil Chalabi, Robert Ebel and others

7:00 pm, Thursday, June 16, 2011
The Economics of Happiness (67 minutes)
Localization:  human scale, ecological economies in opposition to globalism
Interviews with Vandana Shiva, Bill McKibben, David Korten, Michael Shuman, Juliet Schor, Richard Heinberg, Rob Hopkins and more

7:00 pm, Thursday, July 21, 2011
GasLand (107 minutes)
“Fracking” for natural gas is exempted from the Safe Drinking Water Act, and the gas industry is opposed to this loophole being closed – find out why.

All showings are free and open to the public. We expect to have a discussion following each video, for those who are interested. Restrooms will remain available after the library closes.