Sixth Annual Interfaith Climate Conference
Everyone is invited to the upcoming Sixth Annual Interfaith Climate Conference organized by the Yolo Interfaith Alliance for Climate Justice.
SATURDAY, MARCH 10, 2018
from 1 – 5pm
Unitarian Universalist Church of Davis
Watch this space for news and registration in the coming weeks.
The theme for this year’s conference is
“Deepening our Roots: Growing Resilient Forests.”
Speakers at the conference include
1. Dr. E. Gregory McPherson, Research Urban Forester
Creating Healthy Urban Forests for Our Children’s Children
2. Daniel Barad, Sierra Club California Campaign Organizer
Safeguarding Our Sierra Nevada Mountain Forests
3. Ways to Deepen our Roots and Grow Resilient Forests
Activities include walking a labyrinth under the pines, tree planting with a master gardener, Song Hatching, dance expression, speaking as a tree, making posters for Arbor Day, active discussions with tree experts, Julia Butterfly Hills: “Surviving the Storm”, readings from The Lorax and other children’s literature, letter writing to legislators and others, and more. Meet with representatives from Tree Davis, the Woodland Tree Foundation, and speaker McPherson, as well as members of the Sierra Club and Daniel Barad.
Arbor Day in Davis is March 17, 2018. Check out the City of Davis website for more information about local activities.
Visit the Yolo Interfaith Alliance for Climate Justice web page on the Cool Davis website for more information about the Alliance and past conferences.
This event is sponsored by:
Move your money to a credit union or ethical bank! Credit unions usually donate to projects that strengthen local communities, and ethical banks make a commitment to support good causes. Green America Bank For Good BankTrack and Mighty Deposits are all great resources to find ethical banks!
LEARN MORE with Cathy Becker of Green America, Wednesday, November 15 at 6pm PST online. Our moderator will be Rekha Vaitla, Cool Davis board member and officer at CalSTRS.
Sign up here: www.cooldavis.org/2023/11/02/green-finances-banking-and-credit-cards-panel-yolo-earth-day-pledge/
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