Archive for September, 2009

Quick Link: The Time is Now (video)

The Nature Conservancy of Texas recently held their annual Voices of Conservation luncheon in Austin. The nearly 1000 in attendance were wowed by keynote speaker Joel Sartore, the music of Ray Wylie Hubbard, and the short video included here as a quick link.

Click here to visit the Nature Conservancy’s site and watch the video: http://www.nature.org/wherewework/northamerica/states/texas/features/art29631.html

The National Parks: America’s Best Idea

Click to watch a preview of the film (opens in a new window).

Local Park Cleanups: Celebrate National Public Lands Day

Sign up today for a park clean-up near you. Phone or drop by the Whole Earth store nearest your park clean-up to be a part of the national effort.

Austin – McKinney Falls State Park

Dallas – White Rock Lake

Houston – Memorial Park

San Antonio – San Antonio Missions National Historical Park

Whole Earth Honored in Austin Chronicle Reader Poll

Whole Earth thanks everyone who voted in the ‘Best of Austin: Readers Poll’ in the Austin Chronicle. We sincerely appreciate your support, and we’re proud that this ‘homegrown alternative’ can tie with the giant.

Click here to see the article (our category is about half way down the page).

Friends of Big Bend Benefit

Big Bend National Park Protecection for a Pair of Shoes! Purchase a pair of Patagonia shoes at Whole Earth between Sept. 15-30 and Patagonia will give $5 to benefit

First UT Austin Rock Movie Night