***MEDIA ADVISORY*** COUNCIL MEMBER GENNARO & ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERTS TO DISCUSS IMPACT OF GLOBAL WARMING ON BEER AT QUEENS COUNTY YOUNG DEMOCRATS FORUM
(FLUSHING MEADOWS, NEW YORK) APRIL 21st, 2008 — New York City Council Environmental Protection Committee Chairman James Gennaro (keynote speaker) will tonight join other environmental experts at a forum hosted by the Queens County Young Democrats on the impact of global warming on beer.
WHO: QUEENS COUNTY YOUNG DEMOCRATS, COUNCIL MEMBER GENNARO & OTHER ENVIRONMENTAL EXPERTS
WHAT: “SAVE THE ALES,” A FORUM ON THE IMPACT OF GLOBAL WARMING ON BEER
WHEN: TONIGHT, MONDAY, APRIL 21st, 2008 @ 7 p.m.
WHERE: SXY FOX INN, 177-23 UNION TPKE, FLUSHING MEADOWS, NEW YORK
This isn’t the first time Gennaro, who is running for state senate, has tried to bring together environmental issues and popular culture. The chairman of the City Council Environmental Committee also appeared in a movie about oil with Woody Harrelson, which was shown at the Sundance Film Festival.
UPDATE: A spokesman for Gennaro said the councilman was invited to speak about the environment and politics by the event organizers, the Queens Young Democrats. Gennaro’s spokesman also said they did not know it would be billed as a beer-related event at the time.