Cricket Hunter will be one of many panelists (short intros, followed by an involvement fair-type breakout) at this event. Centre Daily Times advance article
from the event flier:
Join a variety of Centre County leaders to hear what our government, business, and community organizations can and are doing to protect those who are most vulnerable in our society.
Among our Panelists:
Mike Pipe, Centre County Commissioner
Andrew Shubin, PA Civil Rights Attorney
Kathleen Stenhouwer, Asst. Dir., Women’s Resource Center
Dr. Michelle Saylor, Bellefonte Area School Superintendent
Tom King, State College Asst. Mgr for Public Safety and former Chief of Police
There will be an opportunity to join small-action committees for follow-up actions.
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Weaver’s Way and Phildelphia PA IPL bring a free screening of the documentary film based on Naomi Klein’s powerful book about climate change This Changes Everything.
Special Guests Peter Winslow and Mordechai Liebling will share information about plans to transform Philadelphia into a fossil fuel energy hub (and how you can get involved) and Mordechai Liebling on behalf of Green Justice Philly.
The Care for the Earth panel is sponsored by Marywood Campus Ministry, Marywood University Science Department, and Marywood University Campus Studies, and will take place in the McGowan Room in the Swartz Center for Spiritual Life.
Together with our obligation to use the earth’s goods responsibly, we are called to recognize that other living beings have a value of their own in God’s eyes.
—Laudato Si §69
Faith and Environmental-Climate JusticeCome see the movie Disruption in the John Knox Room at the Pittsburgh Theological Seminary, followed by discussion with a panel focusing on Environmental Justice and highlighting local impacts of fossil fuel extraction, processing, and use, and local effects of climate change.
Sunday, December 6, 2015 24 Kislev 5776
adults $10 children $5 REGISTER Temple Adath Israel, Merion Station, Philadelphia. Map below.
Jewish tradition teaches us to protect the Earth for future generations. As Jews, we are obligated to depen our commitment to stewardship and protecting the Earth through outreach, activism, and Jewish learning. Our speakers will discuss the politics, science, national security concerns, and social implications of climate change.
The Please Touch museum will be leading fun, interactive environmental ecucation sessions for children in grades K-5 parallel to the Speaker Panel.
Rabbi Nina Beth Cardin
Rabbi Cardin is the director of the Baltimore Jewish Environmental Network (BJEN) at he Pearlstone Conference and Retreat Center. She has also served as general consultant to the Coalition on the Environment and Jewish Life.
Rear Admiral David W. Titley, United States Navy (Retired) Dr. Titely is a nationally known expert in the field of climate, the Arctic, and national security, and is Founding Director of the Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk at Penn State University.
Dr. Jalonne L. White-Newsome Dr. White-Newsome is a Federal Policy Analyst for WE ACT for Environmental Justice. She coordinates the ntioal Environmental Justice Leadership Forum on climate Change as well as co-chairing the Urban Air Toxins Workgroup for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Air Act Advisory Committee.