It’s Earth Month! Take Action with 350 Bay Area & Allies
Earth Week Power Hour
Sat, April 17 @ 5pm – 6pm
Join the Earth Week Power Hour to take real climate action TOGETHER! New to climate action? Not to worry—we will have tons of support for newcomers, like smaller pod groups, detailed agendas, and facilitators, so that we can all take meaningful climate action in real time.
Earth Week 2021 Celebration for the Planet!
Sat, April 24 @ 5pm – 6:30pm
Register here with Brown Paper Tickets: https://earth-week-honorary-event.brownpapertickets.com
This year we are pleased to honor three individual allies and one organization who have been working tirelessly with us to stop climate change alongside 350 Bay Area and 350 Bay Area Action over many years. To round out our time together, each of our honorees will lead a breakout session on a topic that they are passionate about.
Digital Art Show
Mon, April 19 @ 5pm – 5:45pm
RSVP for Opening Night here: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqdeiqrz0tHdID9b97maiqioi4jTJhcggo
Can’t make it to Opening Night? Check out the art on your own time here:
Art has a lot of power in the fight against the climate crisis. So, on the Monday of Earth week, we will be showcasing bold art for the climate. You are invited to either submit art, come to the (virtual) event, or both! Anyone can be an artist, so we invite artists of all different skill levels to submit art for the show.
Earth Week Gathering Oakland 2021
Sat, April 24 4Pm – 7:30pm
More details on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/events/272763854422327
350 Bay Area has teamed up with Extinction Rebellion for a fun event at Snow Park in Oakland. Dust off your stilts, put on an animal onesie, bring out your pots and pans, and come celebrate our hard work towards climate regeneration and environmental justice. Connect with community and a shared vision for change.
Earth Week Gathering San Francisco 2021
SUN, April 25 1pm – 3pm
Find us at Ocean Beach! We’ll be on the beach just past the intersection of Fulton St and Great Highway in San Francisco.
350 Bay Area’s youth-led Mobilizing Team has a FUN day planned at Ocean Beach. Bring books, plant cuttings, or other things that honor earth day day and you’d be willing to trade with others. Well have live music and good vibes so come thru and relax and heal with your community!
Building Momentum for a Green Future
Tues, April 27 @ 5 pm – 6:15 pm
Hear from and join in discussion with the 350Marin Divest~Invest committee about the following topics:
– Divest~ Invest Strategies
-The Public Banking Movement
-New Economic Models and Systems such as Circular Economy
-National and local Climate Initiatives
-The Biden Infrastructure Plan
From Petroleum to Biorefining: Climate Boon or Boondoggle?
Thurs, April 15, 1 2:30 PM
Are biofuels better or worse for the climate than fossil fuels?
At this invaluable webinar, two international experts on biofuels, Drs. Stephanie Searle and Chris Malins, will present the basics of first- and second-generation biofuels and guide us to a greater understanding of what is at stake.
2021 POWER SHIFT CONVERGENCE
Virtual April 16 – 25
Youth register here! https://www.powershift2021.org/
Power Shift is bringing together thousands of young people (virtually) to build critical skills to halt climate catastrophe.
Power Shift connects individual activists to form a network of trained organizers. Since 2007, national and regional Power Shift convergences have motivated and inspired young climate leaders to dedicate themselves to fighting for justice for the long haul. Together, we can shape an equitable and just future, along with the paths we take to get there.
Wild and Scenic Film Fest
April 23 – 27
CCL Alameda County Chapter is hosting the virtual on-line Wild and Scenic Film Festival for Earth Day.
This year’s program features films about frontline communities fighting for environmental justice and restoration and will be held on Earth Day, April 22, at 7 PM. In addition, attendees will receive a bonus session of on-demand access to five films about “Wildlife at the Edge” featuring the full-length, award-winning film, “Entangled” about the effort to save endangered Right Whales. You can see information on all twenty of the films for the festival here. All of the films will be available for streaming April 23 – April 27.
Earth Day 2021 Website
Check out more Earth Day events and actions here: www.earthday.org