2019 Climate & Energy Advocacy Training

Thursday, June 13, 7 pm to 9 pm at Temple Beth Elohim, 10 Bethel Road, Wellesley 

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Please join us at the upcoming 2019 Climate and Energy Advocacy Trainingpresented by the Massachusetts Sierra Club and Mass Power Forward Coalition.  This training will provide a valuable update on clean energy, climate, and environmental justice priorities for this legislative session and share action steps and tools you can use to help move these priorities forward. You’ll hear from Sierra Club trainers and local environmental leaders.

This training will:

  • outline key legislation to expand renewable energy and reduce climate pollution in Massachusetts
  • explain why equity and environmental justice matter and how they are central to the Mass Power Forward Coalition’s climate agenda
  • share action steps you can take and tools to prepare you to engage effectively with state and local officials
  • answer your questions about the clean energy landscape in our state.

Join us for this informative evening and let’s come together to make real progress on a just clean energy transition in our communities and across Massachusetts.  No prior experience required!

Registration requested.  Please use this Sign-Up link.

Co-sponsors include First Parish in Needham UU Green Congregation Committee, Green Needham Collaborative, Jewish Alliance for Law & Social Action, Jewish Climate Action Network, Sustainable Wellesley, Temple Beth Elohim Green Team, Temple Beth Shalom, UU Wellesley Hills, and Wellesley Village Church.

Phyllis Theermann

green needhanNeedham Community Education is pleased to partner with members of the Green Needham Collaborative and others to present this series of informative workshops on sustainable “green” living.


Sustainable Wellesley’s Quentin Prideaux, Presenter

Join us for a thought-provoking presentation on the impacts and causes of climate changes, the actions we need to take, and what it all means for Massachusetts, and the Northeast. The presenter, Quentin Prideaux, joined the Climate Reality Project in 2012, and was trained as a Climate Leader by former Vice President and Nobel Laureate Al Gore. He will discuss why some have been confused about the science, and the subject is serious, the tone will be positive and lighthearted where possible. A question and answer period will be included.

Wednesday, October 9 7-8.30 pm at the Broadmeadow Performance Center 

Please register by clicking here for course number 10939.

Fee is $10