10.20.10 – Electric Cars & Green Transportation

Where: Schlafly Bottleworks

7260 Southwest Ave. (at Manchester)
Maplewood, MO 63143
(314) 241- BEER (2337)

When: Wednesday October 20th, 6:30 to 9pm

Join Green Drinks’ tomorrow, October 20th, for a sociable evening at Schlafly Bottleworks. The evening’s audience-led, open discussion will touch on alternatives to traditional automotive technologies and cars in general.

9.15.09 – Green Drinks Transportation Show

Where: Schlafly Bottleworks
7260 Southwest Ave. (at Manchester)
Maplewood, MO 63143
(314) 241-2337

When: Tuesday September 15th, 6:30 to 9pm

Join us for the annual Green Drinks Green Car Show (aka the Alternative Transportation Show) on Tuesday, Sept. 15th at 6:30 at the Bottleworks. We promise a lively interaction exploring the future of transportation, from trains & mass transit to bicycles and biodiesel. Representatives from Amtrak, TrailNet and Citizens for Modern Transit will talk about alternatives to the personal car, and others will demonstrate electric, biodiesel and human powered vehicles!

Did you know?
Schlafly Bottleworks is located less than a mile from Maplewood-Manchester MetroLink Station. It is on the #57 Manchester bus route from the Station.

And if you walk or bike or take the bus to the event, you’ll be entered into an hourly drawing for FREE BEER! (or wine, or lemonade–your choice).

9.16.08 – Green Drinks Car Show

Where: Schlafly Bottleworks
7260 Southwest Ave. (at Manchester)
Maplewood, MO 63143

When: Tuesday, September 16th, 6:30 to 9pm

Join your friends from St. Louis Green Drinks for our 4th annual Green Car Show at Schlafly Bottleworks in Maplewood, beginning at 6:30 p.m. See a wide range of alternative vehicles, the best of the traditional types, and talk with drivers and dealers about your transportation options for today and what’s on the horizon.

10.18.05 – Alternative and Sustainable Transportation

October 18th 2005 @ Pop’s Blue Moon

Panelists

St. Louis Biodiesel Club
Maud EssenBiodiesel Mercedes sedan & Mark FiedlerStraight Vegetable Oil Ford F-250

Maud and Mark discussed how biodiesel and straight vegetable oil engines work and told us about the recent groundbreaking of a biodiesel plant in Missouri, Mid-America Biofuels, LLC in Mexico, MO.

Jill C. MillerConservation Organizer, Eastern Missouri Sierra Club
Hybrid Car Campaign Panelist and Green Car Rep for the Mercury Mariner Hybrid (built in Missouri) Jill discussed hybrid cars as well as Sierra Club’s campaign to get our area mayors to sign on to the U.S. Mayors Climate Protection Agreement, a “something for everybody” approach to reducing CO2 emissions. Mayor Slay, Mayor Adams of University City, and Mayor Langston of Maplewood all signed!

Tom Shrout, Jr.Executive Director, Citizens for Modern Transit
Tom discussed the grassroots efforts, public participation, and urban planning aspects of the history and future of mass transit in St. Louis.

Cathy FarrollProject Communications Manager for Cross County MetroLink Project Office.
Cathy spoke to us about the cross couty extension to MetroLink, all the public participation and social justice aspects of expanding public transportation. She also talked about future lines, including a north-south line through downtown.