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Sierra Club events — National, State, and NYC — are color-coded. See key below calendar.
* Climate -- Chaos or JusticeClimate -- Chaos or Justice
Time: 7:00 PM
Join Brooklyn For Peace - Climate Action Committee at at the forum: Which Way Forward: Climate Chaos or Climate Justice at Memorial Presbyterian Church, 186 Saint Johns Place, Park Slope, Brooklyn. Trains: 2/3 to Grand Army Plaza or Q to 7th Ave (at Flatbush).
* NYC Group ExcomNYC Group Excom
Time: 6:30 PM
The New York City Excom meets at 1115 Broadway, 11th fl. All Sierra Club members welcome
* WHY THE U.S. MUST LEAD WHY THE U.S. MUST LEAD
Time: 8:00 PM
A GLOBAL CLIMATE TREATY: WHY THE U.S. MUST LEAD: World leaders meet in NYC in September for a UN summit on climate change, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon will call for an ambitious, legally binding agreement in 2015 to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This program will focus on why we need that treaty and why we must mobilize support for the U.S. to assume a leading role in the treaty negotiations. Speakers include Mary Robinson, Sean Sweeney, and Donald Brown. For more information, click this announcement.
* People's Climate MarchPeople's Climate March
In September, world leaders are coming to New York City for a historic summit on climate change. With our future on the line and the whole world watching, we’ll take a stand to bend the course of history. Together, we’ll take to the streets to demand the world we know is within our reach: a world with an economy that works for people and the planet. A world safe from the ravages of climate change. A world with good jobs, clean air, and healthy communities for everyone. To change everything, we need everyone on board. September 20-21 in New York City. Join us. Click the announcement for more information.
* Sunset Ecology CruiseSunset Ecology Cruise
Time: 3:00 PM
Join us for a special 3-hour narrated tour of Jamaica Bay aboard the “Golden Sunshine” out of Sheepshead Bay. Meet 2:30pm at Pier 4 (Emmons Ave. & Bedford Ave., Brooklyn), Sheepshead Bay Station on the Q train; exit 9 or 9a off the Belt Parkway. Learn history & ecology of the bay and see migrating hawks, falcons, and other birds. Leaders: Mickey Cohen, Don Riepe. Cost: /person ( kids under 16 -) includes narrated tour, wine & snacks. To reserve, send a check for /person to: American Littoral Society, c/o Don Riepe, 28 West 9th Road, Broad Channel, NY 11693.
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