On Saturday Sept. 24, Trailer Trash will help power a KPFK fundraising event at MacArthur Park to help theÂ radio station go solar. Â Bring your e-waste, enjoy some great food truck eats and listen to featured music. Â Then pay us a visit inside our 1951 Spartan that weâ€™re restoring into a green and mobile space to showcase art. Â Weâ€™ll show you how we operate off-grid with solar. Â Get a preview of Â our composting toilet (Relax, itâ€™s not hooked up yet!)
Saturday, 24 September
11 a.m. â€“ 6 p.m.
MacArthur Park in Los Angeles
corner of 7th and Park View St. (see map)Â
Bring along these items to donate to KPFK: Â computers,Â monitors, printers, scanners, copiers, routers, hubs, modems, peripherals, TVs, VCRs, DVD players, A/V equipment, cell phones, Â and answering machines Â No large home appliances like microwaves, refrigerators or air conditioners, please.Â For more info on KPFKâ€™s solar plans,Â click here.
Featuring Music by KPFKâ€™s Chuck Foster, Sergio Mielniczenko and DJ Boxy D!Â Raffle, Food Trucks, Good Vibes & Green Energy! Â Other participants: Lime Truck, Rebel Bites, Nomad on Wheels, ANEW, Grid Alternatives, Energy Upgrade California.
This post is part of a series documenting Sam Breen’a Spartan Restoration Project. Please see his first post here and check out the archive here. The CSPA is helping Sam by serving in an advisory role, offering modest support and featuring Sam’s Progress by syndicating his feed from http://spartantrailerrestoration.wordpress.com as part of our CSPA Supports Program.