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World Rainforest Day
Climate Change
Amy Stansbury

The Amazon Is Burning… But What Exactly Does That Mean?

You’ve read the headlines. You’ve seen the photos. The Amazon is burning.   But what exactly does that mean? Earlier this week, we sat down with Marshall Huggins, chief of staff with the Rainforest Partnership, and asked him this exact question.   (The Rainforest Partnership

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Town Hall
Amy Stansbury

TOWN HALL with US Congressman Lloyd Doggett

Hosted by US Congressman Lloyd Doggett – Join us for a town hall with US Congressman Lloyd Doggett, who represents communities from Austin to San Antonio. Hear from Congressman Doggett about the state of our federal government and how you can be even more civically engaged.

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Play With Purpose
Amy Stansbury

Play With Purpose

Hosted by the Citizens’ Climate Lobby – It’s summer, it’s hot, come play with Citizens’ Climate Lobby at the splash pad and help solve climate change. We’ll be at Eastwoods Park on August 25 from 9:30 to 11:00. We’ll be there with information about our

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parents' climate
Amy Stansbury

August Meeting: The Parents’ Climate Community

Hosted by the Parents’ Climate Community – The Parents’ Climate Community is a homegrown meet-up group that puts love for our kids at the heart of climate action. In this meeting, we’ll hear from members of the Citizens’ Climate Lobby about the kind of work

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Miranda Bennett Studio Logo
Amy Stansbury

Talk Green to Me Book Club: Field Notes from a Catastrophe

Hosted by the Talk Green To Me Book Club – Discussing the book, “Field Notes from a Catastrophe: Man, Nature, and Climate Change” by Elizabeth Kolbert This book club features both fiction and non-fiction works related to the environment and sustainability. We typically meet every

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1 Up Repairs
Amy Stansbury

Thinkery21: Forces of Nature

Hosted by the Thinkery – Mother Nature is NOT messing around—and neither are we! Join us on Thursday, August 22nd for Thinkery21: Forces of Nature! Grab a drink – and some friends – and get ready for an amazing evening of earth science, incredible hands-on

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uBreakiFix
Amy Stansbury

350 Austin August Open Meeting

Hosted by 350 Austin – It’s time to roll out the red carpet for 350 Austin’s new leadership team! Welcome our new Executive Director, R Brent Lÿles and give a big hand to our new President Kristin Herrington-Albrecht and VP Liliana Mendoza. Founders Gilbert Starkey

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Future Inhabitants
Amy Stansbury

Future Inhabitants: Opening Reception for Tia Boyd

Hosted by the George Washington Carver Museum – Billions of years of evolution have produced a world in which every organism’s welfare is intertwined with that of countless other species. The “willful” self-destruction of humanity by Earth’s most formidable species, humans, is the topic of

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Amy Stansbury

Citizens' Climate Lobby Monthly Meeting

Hosted by the Citizens’ Climate Lobby – Citizens’ Climate Lobby is a national organization focused on passing legislation called Carbon Fee and Dividend as a solution to climate change. All chapter meetings gather at 11:30AM, listen to the national call-in speaker, and plan upcoming actions for the

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Climate Emergency for Austin

Hosted by 350 Austin – Do you want Austin to join NYC, LA, Boulder, and other cities and countries around the globe to declare a CLIMATE EMERGENCY? Then come to City Hall on 8/8 and speak out in support of Item #78. Text of resolution

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