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March 2018

cancelled – Philadelphia PA IPL — local monthly meeting

March 20 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Summit Presbyterian Church, 6757 Greeen St.
Philadelphia, PA 19119 United States
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This meeting is CANCELLED due to the dangerous travel conditions expecting to build this evening.  Luckily, we'll still get to gather for the interfaith seder for Earth Hour on Saturday evening.  Don't forget to RSVP! The Philadelphia chapter of PA IPL is very active.  Chapter volunteers plan workshops, services, and work in coalition with many other groups bringing faith voices to climate justice and clean energy transition efforts, and they bring climate justice voices to faith work. Their monthly meetings…

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STATE COLLEGE— Habitat restoration workparty – Walnut Spring

March 21 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Walnut Spring Park, Walnut Spring Lane, 1 block East of University Dr.
State College, PA United States
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Wednesday March 21, 1-3 p.m. Saturday March 31, 2-4 p.m. Get a flier to post and share. Join us! MEET: on Walnut Spring Lane at the Walnut Spring Park sign one block East of University Dr. From there we’ll walk to the marsh. SUPPLIES: Dress to get dirty. Waterproof footwear a plus. Gloves and clippers provided, or bring your own. If weather is too cold or wet, Greg will cancel. Call to confirm. THE PROJECT: Remove invasive plants (privet,Tartarian honeysuckle, multiflora rose) that…

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*rescheduled* to March 28! STATE COLLEGE: Earth Hour vigil

March 21 @ 7:20 PM - 7:45 PM
Trinity Lutheran Church – State College, 2221 N. Oak Lane
State College, PA 16803 United States
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Due to uncertain evening road conditions, this event has been rescheduled to occur after the Holden Prayer Service on March 28.  Link to the new DETAILS. image source: http://vegnews.com/articles/page.do?pageId=215&catId=3 As part of the extended Earth Hour 2018, PA IPL member congregation Trinity Lutheran Church will hold a short 25 minute candle-light vigil, from 7:20-7:45, immediately after the Holden Prayer Service. Schedule. Participants will have the chance to reflect on the call in the "Lenten Fast for Creation" for the date to capture…

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WILLIAMSBURG — native planting parties on the Lower Trail

March 22 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Lower Trail Williamsburg, PA 16693 United States + Google Map

HELP US PLANT bare-root native plants in the spaces we cleared last fall.  We'll plant shrubs that help develop climate-resilient landscapes and support wildlife (including pollinators for our farming and gardening neighbors). We have 10 Red Mulberry, 10 Wild Black Cherry, and 25 Chokecherry Tuesday, March 20, 3-6 p.m. Thursday, March 22, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturday, March 24, 9-12 a.m. Sunday, March 25, 1-4 p.m. .Williamsburg Trailhead, The Lower Trail  Join us! POSTER to print and share. MEET: in…

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monthly policy update call

March 22 @ 12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Email for call info.  These calls are scheduled monthly, and are a chance to develop and maintain a base of knowledge about current  and emerging climate policy and legislation, municipal through federal, with a focus on important issues and/or roles for Pennsylvanians and moral, ethical, and faith-rooted messages.  More. The calls are open to people at any stage of advocacy and policy involvement.  We begin and end with a short meditation, reflection, prayer or centering breath, and include both reports and…

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Sing to the Wissahickon!

March 22 @ 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Wissahickon Creek Philadelphia, PA 19119 United States + Google Map

image source In honor of World Water Day Philadelphia PA IPL member Ellen Weaver invites friends to come celebrate Water and sing to the Wissahickon, and for all the earth’s rivers (and water). The group will meet near the Valley Green parking lot. RSVP for the specific location. Expect some chanting and toning, some water songs (bring a favorite camp song about rivers or water if you have one), along with prayers and blessings and thanks, and some freestyle melodies without…

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PITTSBURGH: Petrochemical Infrastructure Panel

March 22 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
The Thomas Merton Center, 5129 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224 United States
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What can we do to prevent the petrochemical infrastructure buildout which threatens our air, land and water?  Matt Mehalik, Director of the Breathe Project Rev. John Creasy, pastor of the Open Door Church, Garfield, permaculture teacher and farmer at Garfield Community Farm, Board Member of Pennsylvania Interfaith Power & Light, and the Pittsburgh Presbytery Peacemaking Team. Terrie Baumgardner, Climate Reality Volunteer and member of the Citizens To Protect the Ambridge Reservoir where the encroachment of Shell’s Falcon Pipeline threatens the watershed of this…

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PHILADELPHIA – John Dear Book Tour

March 23 @ 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Convent of Mercy Auditorium, 515 Montgomery Avenue
Merion, PA 19066
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John Dear Book Tour Nobel Peace Prize nominee John Dear will stop in Merion, Pennsylvania, on his national book tour to launch his new title, “They Will Inherit the Earth: Peace and Nonviolence in a Time of Climate Change.” In this landmark work, author and activist, John Dear connects the way of active nonviolence with solidarity with Creation! All are welcome.    

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