Important climate-related activities coming up--please join us. You can join our 350 Sacramento Meetup group (http://www.meetup.com/) to get notifications of these and other events. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter (350 Sacramento).
Friday, August 2--Bill McKibben will be speaking on a panel entitled "Confronting the Climate Crisis: Environment, labor, social justice, and health perspectives on building a winning movement." Nourse Theater, 275 Hayes St, San Francisco. Ticket $10. Get tickets here.
Saturday, August 3--There will be a march and rally at the Chevron Refinery in Richmond, CA as part of the 350.org Summer Heat actions to put heat on the fossil fuels industry. Gather outside the Richmond BART station at 10; march to the Chevron refinery. Bill McKibben will be one of the speakers. There will also be a shorter march and kids' events at Washington Park, Point Richmond at 11:15. http://joinsummerheat.org/bay/
Saturday, August 3--Citizen's Climate Lobby monthly meeting at 9:45 am, 2208 Gerber Ave, Sacramento (near Stockton and T). All are welcome--drop by anytime between 9:45 and 11:30. Listen to Union of Concerned Scientist speaker talk about the carbon tax and agriculture, and get the August action items and laser talk. Read more at http://citizensclimatelobby.org/action-sheet-august-2013/
Tuesday, August 6--Book Club to discuss Barbara Kingsolver's novel Flight Behavior and upcoming 350 Sacramento projects. 6:30 pm at Cafe Bernardo, 1431 R St, Sacramento.
Friday, August 9--Community Forum and Potluck with members of the S.F. Mime Troupe. Discussion of water and the environment. Potluck at 6 pm at Southside Park Cohousing, 434 T Street, Sacramento; discussion at 7 pm. http://www.sfmt.org/index.php
Sunday, August 11--SF Mime Troupe at 4 pm at Southside Park. Two plays, Crude Intentions and Deal with the Devil challenge the dangerous energy practices of both corporations and the rest of us. Free (donations welcome). http://www.sfmt.org/index.php
Monday, September 16--Dana Nuccitelli, writer and blogger for the Guardian and SkepticalSciences.com, will speak on "Climate Debate is Settled: Climate Carbon Tax is the Vital Solution" from 7–8:30 pm at the SMUD Auditorium, 6201 S St, Sacramento. Co-sponsored by the United Nations Association and others.
March 2014--Town Hall meeting. 350 Sacramento is organizing an exciting Town Hall meeting to discuss how the Sacramento region can become carbon neutral. If you are interested in helping develop this event, please contact Laurie or Martha.
May 17-20, 2014--Climate Ride from San Francisco to Sacramento. 350 Sac team will have a team on the ride--join us! Lots of fun, good company, raise money for climate change organizations. http://www.climateride.org/
Thank you for all you do for the future,