Category Archives: Events

Caretakers of God’s Creation: A Discussion with Reverend Pat Watkins, UMC—November 20, Pittsburgh

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): Open to all, but register at https://www.go-gba.org/event/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm/event/register&id=274. The Pittsburgh 2030 District, a strategic initiative of the Green Building Alliance, invites to you join Reverend Pat Watkins, a nationally recognized speaker, for a special … Continue reading

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Job Schedules: Child Care and Subsidies—November 19, Conference Call

From CLASP (http://www.clasp.org/): Register now at http://org2.salsalabs.com/o/5728/p/salsa/web/common/public/content?content_item_KEY=12378 for Job Schedules: Child Care and Subsidies, a national audio conference that will be held on Wednesday, November 19, from 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm ET. This issue is being picked up in … Continue reading

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Fighting to End Juvenile Life without Parole: The 25th Anniversary of the U.N. Convention of the Rights of the Child—November 20, Webinar

On November 20, 1989, the United Nations passed the Convention on the Rights of the Child. The United States, along with Somalia and South Sudan, remains one of the few nations that have failed to ratify the CRC, leaving the … Continue reading

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Great Waters webinar: Time to End the Slime; Addressing Nutrient Pollution–December 9, Webinar

From the Choose Clean Water Coalition (http://www.choosecleanwater.org): Nutrient pollution is a problem plaguing many of our Great Waters. Runoff from fertilizers, urban activities, and sewage chokes life from our waterways. The Great Lakes, Chesapeake Bay, Everglades, Mississippi River, and Gulf … Continue reading

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Webinar series: Economic Benefits of Cleaning Up the Chesapeake—November 20, Webinar

From the Choose Clean Water Coalition (http://www.choosecleanwater.org): Beth McGee, Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s senior scientist, will be presenting the results from their recent report – The Economic Benefits of Cleaning up the Chesapeake – that she co-authored with natural resource economist, Dr. … Continue reading

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Clean Up Pennsylvania Rally to Urge Governor-elect Wolf to Stop Fracking—November 18, Harrisburg

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/): Tom Wolf has spent the last year telling us he’s not Tom Corbett. Let’s make him prove it. Join us in Harrisburg for our Clean Up Pennsylvania rally to show Governor-Elect Wolf we need to … Continue reading

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Kicking Off the Second Open Enrollment Period for Obamacare

The health insurance marketplaces will be back open for businesses starting this Saturday, November 15 — and that means we’re kicking our consumer outreach efforts into high gear! Millions of Americans were able to sign up for quality, affordable health … Continue reading

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Witness in Common: An Exploration of Full Communion Agreements—November 10, Camp Hill

WHEN:  Monday, November 10, 10:00 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (registration begins at 9:30 a.m.) WHERE: Trinity Lutheran Church, 2000 Chestnut Street, Camp Hill, PA 17011 Join us on Monday, November 10, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Camp Hill for an exploration of … Continue reading

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Cesar Chavez: First-Friday Free Large Screen Film Series—November 7, Springfield

Peace Center of Delaware County 1001 Old Sproul Road, Springfield, PA 19064. Friday, November 7, at 7 p.m. Cesar Chavez (2014, 102 mins., PG 13 for some language and violence. Directed by Diego Luna; stars Michael Pena, America Ferrera, Rosario … Continue reading

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Facing the Monster: How One Person Can Fight Child Slavery—October 18, Aston

WHEN:  Saturday, October 18, 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. WHERE:  Our Lady of Angels Convent, 610 S. Convent Road, Aston, PA 19014 Human Trafficking in my neighborhood? This day is an opportunity to: Learn about the invisible, growing monster of child slavery … Continue reading

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