COSI SUSTAINABILITY SERIES
6:30-7:00 Reception featuring local resources
7:00-8:15 Tiny: A Story About Living Small film screening
8:15-9:00 Expert presentation followed by Q&A
Tiny follows one couple's attempt to build a Tiny House from scratch with no building experience, and profiles other families who have downsized their lives into houses smaller than the average parking space. Through homes stripped down to their essentials, the film raises questions about sustainability, good design, and the changing American Dream. Learn more about this film.
Organizations to be featured during the reception include The Ohio State University’s Office of Energy & Environment, the Mayor's Office of Environmental Stewardship GreenSpot, Habitat for Humanity - MidOhio ReStore, Big Green Head, Simply Living, Green Tech of Ohio, and the Columbus Green Building Forum. Concessions and a cash bar will be available during the event. Guests must present a photo ID during check-in at the Box Office.
The film will be followed by a panel discussion exploring options for living more sustainably. Panelists include David R. Celebrezze, GreenSpot Coordinator for the Mayor’s Office of Environmental Stewardship, Annie Warmke, farmer and owner of Blue Rock Station, and Meera Parthasarathy, Founder of the Columbus Green Building Forum. The panel will be moderated by Karen Ferris, founder of Big Green Head.