Happy Earth Week! We have a tremendous line-up of events to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day, some organized by Mothers Out Front and others we're co-sponsoring. We hope you'll join us for the ones that appeal to you.
Wed., 4/22: All times are in Pacific Daylight Time.
• 12-7pm: Virtual San Diego Climate Uprising! Event now over
• 11:45-1pm: Virtual Earth Day in Silicon Valley Event now over
• 1:55-2:55pm: Keynote to Earth Day Climate Action in San José Event now over
• 3:30-4:30pm: Workshop: Make Earth Day Prayer Flags & Face Masks in San José Event now over
Thurs., 4/23: All times are in Pacific Daylight Time.
• 12-1:15pm: Writing Effective Letters to the Editor. This training, led by Mothers Out Front South Bay, will guide participants to write a draft Letter to the Editor using a template and provide tips for how to boost chances for publication. Event now over
• 6-7pm: Virtual Tea: Our Lungs Matter. This webinar, led by Mothers Out Front's Climate Justice Organizer in Fresno, will discuss systems of oppression and the high rate of asthma among African American boys. Event now over. You can watch the video of it here.
Friday, 4/24: All times are in Pacific Daylight Time.
• 9-9:45am: Training with the Environmental Voter Project, an ally of Mothers Out Front.You'll learn an easy system to text or call environmental nonvoters in swing states to encourage them to sign up to vote by mail. RSVP here to get the link.
•11am-12pm: Why Each Voice Matters, hosted by Mothers Out Front. Hear moms and youth share about the importance of voting. Jacqueline, one of our San Diego team leaders, will serve on the panel. RSVP for the link.
• 2:15-3:15pm: Celebrate Indigenous Voices! Hosted by our Capital Region Organizer and colleagues, hear about climate impacts on frontline communities and how Indigenous women and youth are leading the way for climate justice, as well as the intersection between Covid-19 and the climate. RSVP here for the livestream link.
• 6-7pm: Día de la Tierra, con TransformARTE, EcoCultura y La Mesa Verde. Un programa en español de cómo co-crear comunidades sostenibles. La promotora hispano-hablante de Madres al Frente del Sur de la Bahía explicará en breve el "San José Climate Smart Challenge" (el Desafío Climático). Véalo aquí en Facebook live.