I hope you all had a great summer! This month there are several climate-related activities and events you may find interesting. Please join us as we put a spotlight on our changing climate and encourage our political leaders to address this important issue.
Thursday, Oct 17, 7pm. 350 SAC MONTHLY MEETING. If you would like to participate in general planning with 350 Sacramento, please call or email for location.
Saturday, Oct 19, 11am–3pm. GLOBAL FRACKDOWN. Join fracktavists all over the world in spreading the word about how dangerous and toxic fracking is to our drinking, irrigation, and ocean water, the air we breathe, the climate, and the soil. Send a message to the Governor and our representatives about this great environmental disaster. Bring your placards, your outrage, your sense of humor and your cameras. We plan on having fun! At the north steps of the Capitol.
Friday, Oct 25, 7–9pm. A FIERCE GREEN FIRE: the Battle for a Living Planet (film narrated by Robert Redford, Ashley Judd, Van Jone, Isabel Allende, and Meryl Streep). 24th Street Theater, 2701 24th St. Sponsored by ECOS and Sierra Club Sacramento. Free ($10 donation requested).
Wednesday, October 30. TOWN HALL MEETING MEETING. A meeting to plan the Town Hall Meeting on climate change. Let us know if you are interested in working on this.
Wednesday, November 13, 7pm. 350 SAC MONTHLY PLANNING MEETING. Please call or email for location.
Thank you for all you do,
p.s.: a suggested article from Physics Today, October 2011, about improving the way we communicate about climate change: Communicating the science of climate change, by Richard C. J. Somerville and Susan Jay Hassol, www.physicstoday.org .