Past Events (12)

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April 22, 2020
Wednesday
  • Tompkins County Virtual Earth Day

  • Apr 22, 2020 from 2:00pm to 6:00pm
  • Location: Online
  • Description:

    "JOIN OVER 50 LOCAL PRESENTERS AND PERFORMERS STREAMING LIVE ON THIS SPECIAL, 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF EARTH DAY!"

    Organized by Building Bridges, Southside Community Center, Sunrise Ithaca, and Get Your GreenBack Tompkins.

    Don't miss the Mothers Out Front T

  • Created by: Nora Brown
February 24, 2020
Monday
  • Family Friendly Dinner and Meeting

  • Feb 24, 2020 from 4:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Location: Quaker Meeting House, 120 3rd St, Ithaca
  • Description:

    Join us for our first ever Family Friendly Mothers Out Front Tompkins meeting!

    Bring your kids!

    4:30-5:30: We'll provide a simple dinner for us all to share, while spending time together and getting to know one another.

    5:30-7:30: Childcare will be prov

  • Created by: Nora Brown
  • Tags: family friendly, childcare
February 15, 2020
Saturday
  • MOF Tompkins Retreat

  • Feb 15, 2020 from 10:00am to 4:00pm
  • Location: 52 Sodom Rd, Ithaca 14850
  • Description:

    Join our first ever MOF Tompkins retreat! 

    Some agenda highlights...

    • Finalize our 2020 goal setting
    • Representing MOFTompkins out in the community
    • Membership:  recruitment, retention, introducing new members, debriefing/letting go
    • Tutorial on using
  • Created by: Katie Quinn-Jacobs
  • Tags: retreat, goal setting, susan b anthony
January 14, 2020
Tuesday
December 14, 2019
Saturday
  • Howarth Lecture: Global Atmospheric Methane

  • Dec 14, 2019 from 2:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Location: Community School of Music and Art, 3rd Flr, 330 E. MLK St., Ithaca, NY
  • Description:

    Sustainability Series Speaker

    Professor Robert Howarth

    Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, 

    Cornell University

     

    Dr. Howarth will present: “Is shale gas a major driver of recent increase in global atmospheric methane?”

     

    Come and Learn Why local governme

  • Created by: Katie Quinn-Jacobs
  • Tags: methane, howarth, shale gas

link for Canadian physicians group

I just received the notes from the Corporate Responsibility meeting at which this was discussed:Here is the link to the webinar of Canadian doctors thinking about how to change our messaging in the context of COVID-19.   Video is open to all https://www.climateandcoronavirus.com/Hope you are all well!

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Covid 19 and climate change

On the corporate responsibility call tonight one member reported on a call she was on with Canadian physicians who are climate activists.  They were clear that this is not a time for being vocal about climate change issues.  There is too much uncertainty, concern and unrest related to the pandemic (of course!) but that we do have to strart considering how we will resume in the aftermath.  One exception to this was that we should actively oppose efforts on the part of fossil fuel companies to be…

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