EARTH DAY EVENTS 2014:National & MINNESOTA

from 3C-TC:CLIMATE CHANGE COALITION of Twin Cities:APRIL: EARTH DAY 20145 & other ENVIRONMENTAL EVENTS---NATIONAL & IN MINNESOTA

NATIONAL EVENTS

 

COWBOY & INDIAN ALLIANCE

OF RANCHERS, FARMERS & TRIBAL COMMUNITIES

LIVING ALONG THE KXL ROUTE

ANTI-KEYSTONE XL

ENCAMPMENT

APRIL 22ND TO APRIL 27TH

NEAR THE WHITE HOUSE

WASHINGTON, D.C.

 

PROTECT & REJECT

NO KEYSTONE XL TAR SANDS PIPELINE!

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 11:00 AM

NATIONAL MALL

WASHINGTON, D.C.

SPONSORED BY

350.ORG

 

GLOBAL CLIMATE CONVERGENCE

APRIL 22ND THROUGH MAY 1ST

 

MINNESOTA EVENTS

 

WATERSHED EVENT

“STEPS TOWARD CLEAN, ABUNDANT

WATER IN MINNESOTA”

KEYNOTE SPEAKER:

WILLIAM WENK OF

WENK LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE & PLANNING

 PANELISTS

A SCREENING OF

WATERSHED—7:00 PM

FRIDAY, APRIL 11, 3:00 TO 9:00 pm

MILL CITY MUSEUM

DOWNTOWN MINNEAPOLIS

http://watershed.design.umn.edu/

 

LOW-COST COMPOST BIN SALE

FRIDAY, APRIL 11TH

ORDER FROM ST. AMBROSE OF WOODBURY OR

THE ALLIANCE FOR SUSTAINABILITY

PICK UP ON:

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 9:00 AM TO 12:00 NOON

AT MAHTOMEDI SCHOOL DISTRICT EDUCATION CENTER

1520 MAHTOMEDI AVENUE

MAHTOMEDI

OR

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 1:00 TO 3:00 PM

AT ST. AMBROSE CHURCH PARKING LOT

4125 WOODBURY DRIVE

WOODBURY

http://allianceforsustainability.com/slideshow_item/compostbinsale/  

 

 

CITY-WIDE CLEAN-UP OF PARKS & NEIGHBORHOODS

SATURDAY, APRIL 12

8:30 AM—REGISTRATION

9:00 AM KICK—OFF CELEBRATIONS

9:15—CLEAN-UP

ST. PAUL

www.stpaul.gov/index/aspx?nid-1043

 

CONGREGATIONAL SOLAR WORKSHOP

SATURDAY, APRIL 12, 9:30 AM TO 12:00 NOON

CHRIST THE KING LUTHERAN CHURCH

BLOOMINGTON

 

 

THE COST OF CLIMATE CHANGE

IN MINNESOTA

A TELECAST ABOUT

INSURANCE COSTS

TO HOMEOWNERS, FARMERS & BUSINESSES

PRODUCED BY

U OF M WATER RESOURCES CENTER &

THE SCIENCE MUSEUM OF MN

ON TPT’S “LIFE”

SUNDAY, APRIL 13, 11:00 AM

www.tpt.org/?a=programs&id=23557

 

WATCH PARTIES FOR

THE YEARS OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY

A DOCUMENTARY ON CLIMATE CHANGE

PRODUCED BY

JAMES CAMERON

FEATURING:

HARRISON FORD

DON CHEADLE

THE FIRST OF NINE EPISODES

SUNDAY, APRIL 13TH

CHECK YOU LOCAL LISTING FOR THE TIME

ON SHOWTIME

http://yearsoflivingdangerously.com/

 

HEALTH & CLIMATE

PRODUCED BY

MN DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

ON TPT’S “MINNESOTA”

SUNDAY, APRIL 20, 7:00 PM

 

HAPPY EARTH DAY!

 

 

CLEAN ENERGY & GREEN JOBS

EARTH DAY RALLY

TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 4:00 PM

STATE CAPITOL ROTUNDA

ST. PAUL

www.cleanenergyjobs.mn

 

“HUMANS & PLANET EARTH:

TRANSITIONING FROM TEENAGERS

TO ADULTS AS A SPECIES”

SPEAKER:

DR. NATE HAGENS

FORMER EDITOR OF

THE OIL DRUM

TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 6:00 TO 8:00 PM

306 BORLAUG HALL

1991 UPPER BUFORD CIRCLE

ST. PAUL U OF M CAMPUS

CO-SPONSORED BY THE GREAT PLAINS INSTITUTE &

THE U OF M

EARTH DAY CLEAN-UP

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 9:30 AM TO 12:00 NOON

www.minneapolisparks.org/?pageID=987

 

MAHTOMEDI RITE OF SPRING

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 9:00 AM TO 12:00 NOON

MAHTOMEDI SCHOOL DISTRICT EDUCATION CENTER

1520 MAHTOMEDI AVENUE

MAHTOMEDI

www.ci.mahtomedi.mn.us/

http://mahtomedigreen.org/

 

SEWARD NEIGHBORHOOD GREEN FAIR

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 11:00 AM TO 3:00 PM

FAITH MENONITE CHURCH

MINNEAPOLIS

 

BROOKLYN CENTER

EARTHFEST

“MAINTAINING MINNESOTA’S WATER QUALITY”

SPEAKERS:

SENATOR CHRIS EATON

MODERATOR

PROFESSOR DAVID MULLA

CHAIR OF U OF M SOIL & WATER RESOURCES

SENATOR JOHN HOFFMAN

VICE CHAIR OF

ENVIRONMENT & ENERGY COMMITTEE

COMMISSIONER MIKE OPAT

CHAIR OF HENNEPIN COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 1:00 TO 4:00 PM

BROOKLY CENTER COMMUNITY CENTER

6301 SHINGLE CREEK PARKWAY

EXHIBITS

KIDS’ ACTIVITIES

FOOD

SPEAKERS—2:30 TO 4:00 PM

PHONE:

763-560-8893

EMAIL:

carolwoehrer@usfamily.net

 

EDINA ENERGY FAIR

“WHAT WILL TURN YOU ON IN 2030?

MINNESOTA’S ENERGY FUTURE”

SPEAKER:

MICHAEL NOBLE

MONDAY, APRIL 28, 6:00 TO 9:00 PM

SOUTHVIEW MIDDLE SCHOOL

http://edinamn.gov/index.php?section=energyandenvironment_energyevents

 

WISCONSIN EVENTS

 

MIND YOUR MOTHER

CELEBRATE EARTH DAY

SATURDAY, APRIL 19, 2:00 PM

EVOLUTION ARTS COLLECTIVE WAREHOUSE SPACE

202 SOUTH DICKINSON

MADISON

WATER IS LIFE PUPPET SHOW—2:00 PM MATINEE

EVENING SHOW—8:00 PM

SCREENING OF:

PROTECT OUR FUTURE—3:00 PM

WITH SPEAKER:

PROFESSOR PATTY LOEW,

UW-MADISON

LIFE SCIENCES &

BAD RIVER BAND MEMBER

SOLIDARITY SING ALONG—3:30 TO 4:30 PM

“THE IMPACT OF SILICA SAND MINES,

PROCESSING PLANTS &

TRANS-LOAD STATIONS”—4:00 PM

SPEAKER:

PATRICIA POPPLE

“THE MIDWEST MINING RUSH &

CONFLICTS OVER TRIBAL SOVEREIGNTY:

THE MOLE LAKE & BAD RIVER OJIBWE OF LAKE SUPERIOR”—4:30 PM

PROFESSOR AL GEDICKS

ENVIRONMENTAL & INDIGENOUS RIGHTS ACTIVIST

POTLUCK—6:00 PM

“ROCK BOTTOM

IN THE AGE OF EXTREME RESOURCE EXTRACTION:

FRACKING, SULFIDE MINING &

TAR SANDS IN THE GREAT LAKES REGION”—7:00 PM

PRESENTER:

THE BEEHIVE DESIGN COLLECTIVE

http://www.beehivecollective.org/

“CITIZEN VOICES MATTER”—8:30 PM

SPEAKER:

KIMBERLEE WRIGHT

MIDWEST ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCATES

BONOBO SECRET HANDSHAKE—9:00 PM

FUNK, ROCK & BLUES BAND

THISTLE & THORNS—10:30 PM

RADICAL FOLK GROUP

http://www.thistlespace.org/

SPONSORED BY

HA LONG BAY

ECHO VALLEY FARM

CAPITOL CITY TATTOO

MIDWEST ENVIRONMENTAL ADVOCATES

WORT COMMUNITY RADIO

RAINBOW BOOKSTORE COOPERATIVE

MADISON GLOBAL CLIMATE CONVERGENCE

ORGANIZING TEAM

 

PEACE VIGIL

ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS OF WAR

MONDAY, APRIL 21 & 28, 12:00 NOON TO 1:00 PM

CORNER OF MLK, JR BOULEVARD &

DOTY SOUTH NEAR U.S. POST OFFICE

MADISON

 

WATER IS LIFE PUPPET SHOW

MONDAY, APRIL 21, 7:00 PM

MEMORIAL UNION

UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-MADISON

 

EARTH DAY MARCH

PROTECT OUR WATER!

REJECT THE MINES & PIPELINES!

TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 5:30 PM

ASSEMBLE MONONA TERRACE

MARCH TO UW LIBRARY MALL

MADISON

 

“ROCK BOTTOM IN THE AGE

OF EXTREME RESOURCE EXTRACTION”

PRESENTER:

THE BEEHIVE DESIGN COLLECTIVE

TUESDAY, APRIL 22, 7:00 PM

MEMORIAL UNION

UW-MADISON

 

SPEAK OUT

THURSDAY, APRIL 24, 5:00 TO 6:00 PM

VETERANS PLAZA

STATE & CARROLL

MADISON

 

BIDDER 70:

THE TIM DECHRISTOPHER STORY

SCREENING

THURSDAY, APRIL 23, 7:00 PM

122 STATE STREET

MADISON

 

MARCH

FOR PEOPLE, THE PLANET &

PEACE OVER PROFIT!

SATURDAY, APRIL 26, 12:00 NOON

ASSEMBLE AT LIBRARY MALL

MARCH DOWN STATE STREET

RALLY AT WMC

MADISON