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Three Opportunities to Learn More about Climate Change

Friday, March 14, 7:00 p.m. Unitarian Church of Harrisburg, 1280 Clover Lane, Harrisburg Film: “The Wisdom to Survive” Climate change is here.  Will we have the wisdom to survive?  The film features leaders and activists in the realms of science, … Continue reading

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Join the Climate Change “Slumber Party” and Call Pennsylvania’s Senators

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): When we heard that 20 or more Senators would be pulling an all-nighter on March 10-11 to draw attention to climate change, we got pretty excited. How could we support them?  Pajamagrams? Deliveries of tasty snacks … Continue reading

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Support EPA’s New Carbon Standards (in addition to postcards!)

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): Please take a moment to voice your support for the EPA’s new standards on carbon pollution. For the first time ever, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed new standards to limit carbon pollution from new power … Continue reading

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Sign Postcard Supporting EPA Regulations for New Power Plants—by March 9

From Pennsylvania Interfaith Power and Light (http://www.paipl.org): Because Pennsylvania is such an important state when it comes to what is known as “industrial carbon pollution” — climate-worsening pollution from power plants and more. we created a stronger, more specific Preach-In postcard.  Our … Continue reading

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Eat, Drink, and Chat: A Conversation on Climate Change—November 13, Harrisburg

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): This free, informal gathering will be an opportunity to socialize while learning what’s happening with climate change (and what you can do about it). Here’s a chance to meet: PennFuture’s new CEO and President, Cindy Dunn; Joy … Continue reading

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Beyond Tipping Point: Global Warming Has Raised Arctic Temps to Hottest in 120,000 Years

Posted at http://www.commondreams.org/headline/2013/10/25-2 Citing global warming, new study shows current temps surpass early Holocene period when northern hemisphere was closer to sun – Sarah Lazare, staff writer Scientists have long known that climate change is warming the arctic at an … Continue reading

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Tell the EPA You Support Strong Standards to Reduce Power Plant Carbon Emissions

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking steps to limit carbon pollution from power plants—the largest source of carbon emissions in the United States today. These historic standards will protect our health and … Continue reading

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Clean Air Climb; Send a Message to Sen. Casey Urging Him to Stop Defending Fossil Fuel—September 21, Philadelphia

From the Clean Air Council (http://www.cleanair.org/): The Clean Air Council and other environmental groups from around the city will be rallying September 21 at the steps of the Philly Art Museum to put rising sea levels in context of the … Continue reading

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I Will #ActOnClimate Philadelphia Rally—August 16, Philadelphia

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): When: Friday, August 16, 2013 at 11 a.m. Where: The People’s Plaza, Independence Mall, 5th and Market Streets, Philadelphia On Friday, August 16, join local and national leaders to answer President Obama’s call to act on climate … Continue reading

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Tell Congress How Climate Change Has Affected You

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): Climate change is happening now. We feel its impacts in our own backyards: record-breaking heat, rampant drought crippling our farms, extreme weather events, like Hurricane Sandy, taking lives and causing billions in damage. … Continue reading

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