Earth Ministry Offers Climate Justice Events

Earth Ministry Offers Climate Justice Events

2019-09-12T00:33:04-05:00September 11th, 2019|News, Uncategorized|

Join the Earth Ministry Team in building resistance to Climate Change and to add your moral voice to the movement for Climate Justice at these upcoming events:

Global Climate Student Strike – Friday, September 20, 2019
Hosted by Youth Climate Action – Carpooling available from UUCW.
10:00 am – Gather at Milwaukee City Hall, 200 E. Wells St.
11:00- 12:00 pm – March to North Point Park
12 noon – 1:00 pm – Speeches at North Point Park
1:00 – 2:00 pm – Letter writing
2:00 – 4:00 pm – Tabling, food, and celebration!

Global Climate Rally and March – Saturday, September 21, 2019
12 noon – Meet at Milwaukee County Court House – Southside, 901 N 9th St.
1:00 pm – March from the County Court House on Wells St. Milwaukee City Hall (.9 miles)
Community Open Mic: There will be speakers, musicians, poetry reading, and more.

“Paris to Pittsburgh” Documentary Viewing – Sunday, September 22 – 11:30 am
Held at UUCW, this National Geographic film examines the changes Pittsburgh has made towards energy efficiency, even as the US withdrew from the Paris Climate Agreement. It may provide a hopeful road map for the future. The film looks at the effects of climate change on regular people who are dealing with its repercussions on their local towns. And it captures what’s at stake for their communities, and the inspiring ways Americans are responding.

Energy Innovation & Carbon Dividend Act Presentation – Sunday, October 13 – 11:30 am
Join us at UUCW for a presentation to learn about a practical solution for reducing greenhouse gas emissions. The Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act has been promoted by the Citizen Climate Lobby (CCL) and introduced into the US Congress (HR 763). Presented by Phil Smith and Mike Jury, Environmental Engineers and members of CCL.

For more information about the Climate Strike – Milwaukee, see http://bit.ly/350Milwaukee To learn more about carpooling and additional event details, contact Almuth Soffee.