Washington DC OR Livestream: A Climate of Hope: Scientists and Faith Communities Addressing the Climate Crisis

Location: American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 1200 New York Ave. NW, Washington, DC (via webcast for individuals who cannot attend in person)
Time: 5:30pm – 7:15pm

Join the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Dialogue on Science, Ethics, and Religion (DoSER) program, Dr. Hayhoe, and Bishop Jefferts Schori for a discussion on climate change, environmental stewardship, and ways faith communities and scientists are working together to address one of today’s most pressing issues.

FEATURED SPEAKER: DR. KATHARINE HAYHOE, climate scientist and director
of the Texas Tech University Climate Science Center
FEATURED DISCUSSANT: THE RT. REV. DR. KATHARINE JEFFERTS SCHORI, XXVI
Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church

Lecture will begin at 5:30pm. Reception to follow.

Registration closes December 15.

If you cannot attend in person, live streaming will be available.  Prior to the event, a link will be provided on the DoSER website and via social media that can be used to watch the live stream.
We have confirmed with the organizers that those interested in live stream should use the same link as if they will be attending in person (simply skip the dietary information); Everyone who registers will get an emailed link. 

Click here to register!

This free public event is hosted by the AAAS DoSER program.

For more information, visit the DoSER website.
Questions: contact doser@aaas.org.

MEADVILLE: Paris to Pittsburgh movie screening and discussion


PA IPL invites friends, neighbors, and community members to join members and Allegheny students for a free lunch followed by a screening of National Geographic’s realistic, hopeful film about climate action and solutions: Paris to Pittsburgh, and stay for discussion afterwards at Allegheny College (third floor of the Campus Center, Rooms 301/302)

Lunch will be served at 12:00 pm followed by the screening at 12:30 pm.

RSVP by email srl@allegheny.edu.

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BETHEL PARK: Plastic Paradise movie screening and discussion

Please join us on Tuesday, November 5th at 7:00 p.m. for a screening and discussion of Plastic Paradise at Christ United Methodist Church (across from South Hills Village).  Plastic Paradise is an acclaimed film that sheds light on the effects of rabid, insidious plastic consumption. It has inspired many people to avoid the use of single use plastics and find alternatives to other plastics.

This screening is cosponsored by Christ UMC Church Mission & Outreach Team and Isaak Walton League, Allegheny County Chapter.

Please contact Mike Stout with any questions or for more information.

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HARRISBURG: Paris to Pittsburgh movie screening and discussion

PA IPL-Harrisburg invites friends, neighbors, and community members to join members for National Geographic’s realistic, hopeful film about climate action and solutions. Set against the national debate over the United States’ energy future – and the Trump administration’s explosive decision to exit the Paris Climate Agreement – the film captures what’s at stake for communities around the country and the inspiring ways Americans are responding. Film will be followed by a discussion at United Church of Christ in Harrisburg.

Please contact Behzad Zandieh with any questions!

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PHILADELPHIA: Paris to Pittsburgh movie screening and discussion

Germantown Friends Meeting’s Adult Class Committee warmly invites people of all religious and political persuasions at Germantown Friends Meeting House (on the campus of Germantown Friends School) for a screening of National Geographic’s realistic, hopeful film about climate action and solutions: Paris to Pittsburgh.

Set against the national debate over the United States’ energy future —and the Trump administration’s decision to exit the Paris Climate Agreement— the film captures what’s at stake for communities around the country and the inspiring ways Americans are responding.

Light dessert and beverages will be served.

  • On and off street parking is available.
  • For SEPTA bus service, use route 23 on Germantown Avenue and routes H and XH on Greene Street. Use Coulter Street stop on all 3 routes.

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