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January 21, 2020 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Taproot Lounge and Cafe
Green Burials: The Ultimate Form of Recycling @ Taproot Lounge and Cafe

It’s no secret that Oregonians hold our environment in high regard. For many of us, incorporating practices that help preserve our state’s water, air and land have become ingrained into our daily routine. But what are our eco-friendly options when it comes to end-of-life? Attend this presentation and learn about options for the ultimate act of environmental volunteerism—green burial.

Elizabeth Fournier owns and operates Cornerstone Funeral Services in Boring, Oregon, where she is affectionately known as “The Green Reaper” for her green burial advocacy. She serves on the Advisory Board for the Green Burial Council, the environmental certification organization setting the standard for green burial in North America. She is also the author of The Green Burial Guidebook: Everything You Need to Plan an Affordable, Environmentally Friendly Burial.