People's Climate Summit

We invite you to the People's Climate Summit - a day of workshops, discussions, and movement-building! Many of us are asking what's next following the People's Climate March. This will be a day to learn, reflect, and map our direction for the upcoming year. Come for the whole day, or part of the day. All welcome! Please scroll down to RSVP.

Agenda:

10am - Workshops and facilitated discussions

  • Building political will for a stable climate: Citizen lobbying and carbon pollution taxes
  • Divestment: from personal to public funds
  • The Crude Threat to Lake Champlain: Fracked Oil, Tar Sands, and Bomb Trains
  • UN Climate Negotiations

noon - lunch break & People's Climate March video

1pm - Workshops and facilitated discussions

  • Just Transition 101
  • Media Skills
  • Collective liberation & Racial Justice

3pm - Montpelier Ukulele Players

3:30 - 6:30pm 350VT Annual Meeting (special guests, annual update, collective visioning, food)

Childcare provided.

Participating partners:

Rising Tide VT, Vermont Workers' Center, Citizens Climate Lobby-Burlington, Vermont Natural Resources Council, Center for Biological Diversity

Sponsors:

WHEN
November 01, 2014 at 10am - 6pm
WHERE
Unitarian Church of Montpelier
130 Main St
Montpelier, VT 05602
United States
Google map and directions
CONTACT
Maeve McBride · · 802-444-0350
99 RSVPS
Jeff Scannell Kristy Spengler Laura Ziegler john halasz Brad Hartley Dell Waterhouse Todd Clason Deborah Messing Ariel Arwen Sandra Oflaherty Walter Gustafson Rebecca Foster Lisa Kiley Mollie Matteson Darryl Bloom Caitlyn Clark Lance Polya Barbara True-Weber David Nanfeldt Chris Mazur Lauren Hierl Rick Wackernagel Thaddeus Cline Victoria Pearson Elinor Yahm Katelyn Chase James Butler Brendan Taylor Carrie Abels Arthur Hynes Theo Talcott Mary Claassen Shaun Stephens Madge Rossinoff irina markova Rod Munroe Henry Harris Kevin Batson Michael Sabourin sophie quest Eric Brattstrom Stephie Smith Sally Burrell Emily Nosse-Leirer Bob Buchanan Joan Knight Barbara Burnett Gregory Dennis

Will you come?