Americans use 60,000 plastic bags every five minutes: single-use disposable bags that we mindlessly throw away. But where is “away?” Where do the bags and other plastics end up, and at what cost to our environment, marine life, and human health? Bag It follows “everyman” Jeb Berrier as he navigates our plastic world.
What: Free showing of the movie Bag It
When: Thursday, March 29
Where: First Alternative Co-op, South Store, 1007 SE 3rd St., Corvallis
Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.
Important Note: The City of Corvallis is gathering public information on Tuesday, April 3 (5:30 to 8:30 p.m.) at the Corvallis Public Library, 645 NW Monroe. Come show your support for banning single-use plastic checkout bags to encourage reusable bags!