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Dec 15 #DivestNY Action Recap

New Yorkers brave cold to turn up the heat on New York to divest from fossil fuels We <3 New York. That’s why, earlier today myself and 50 committed New Yorkers braved frigid December morning temperatures rallying outside the Manhattan Municipal Building representing pensioners, retirees, teachers, students, faith, and climate-impacted communities. We were there to (More...)

Dec. 20th Bus from NYC: Tell LIPA it’s time for Offshore Wind!

Get on the bus! Tell the Long Island Power Authority: It’s time to decide! After many delays, LIPA is poised to vote on Tuesday, December 20th to purchase power from the South Fork wind area. This vote is the green light for the project to proceed — and, paired with the 5,000 MW commitment from (More...)

NY Renews: the NYC Town Hall

Thursday, December 8, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM Friends Meeting House, 15 Rutherford Place , New York, NY 10003 Organizations from across NYC are coming together to transform New York: good jobs, climate justice, and 100% clean, renewable energy. Come make history with us! ***WE ARE IN A MOMENT OF CRISIS ON CLIMATE RIGHT NOW. (More...)

General Meeting, December 13th, 7:30pm

New location: Park Slope United Methodist, 410 6th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215 Join us for our December general meeting and holiday gathering (if you can, please bring something to eat or drink!) Our featured speaker will be Nancy Romer, who has just returned from the Standing Rock encampment in the Dakotas. You can also learn (More...)

Exxon CEO for Secretary of State?

Donald Trump is reportedly considering ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson for Secretary of State. This Cabinet pick might be one of the worst yet (and that’s saying something). Sign this petition to stop him! (More...)

Solar One Energy Saving Workshops

Please see the events calendar above for specific times and locations on December 6-7. Have you ever wondered how electricity is generated? Or how to save more on your bill? Join Solar One for a workshop on saving energy at home. During the workshop participants will learn how to conduct an energy audit, discover methods (More...)

Don’t Let a Climate Denier Run the EPA

The challenge for the climate movement has never been greater. Trump’s EPA transition chief, Myron Ebell, is a well-known climate denier. Sign this petition to stop him: http://act.350.org/sign/dont-let-climate-denier-run-epa (More...)

General Meeting, 11/29, 7pm

St. Lydia’s, 304 Bond Street (near Union). F, G trains to Carroll St. or R train to Union St. The challenges facing the climate movement have never been greater. Trump’s transition team is a band of climate deniers with deep ties to the fossil fuel industry. He’s pledged to rip up the Paris climate accord, (More...)

Park Slope Halloween Parade, 10/31, 6pm

Beware the monsters of fossil fuels this Halloween! Join 350Brooklyn to march for climate in the Park Slope Halloween parade. We’ll be bringing signs and a pipeline monster. Come march with us! We’ll be wearing black and gathering at 7th Avenue and 14th Street in Brooklyn. RSVP on facebook and check out Park Slope Civic (More...)

United Nations Day: Climate Change, 10/26, 4:30-9:00 PM

Join us on Wednesday, 10/26, from 4:30 to 9:00 pm for UNA Brooklyn’s 2nd Annual UN Day at Brooklyn Borough Hall. It will be a fantastic program with UN experts, live music, refreshments & networking to celebrate the United Nations and learn about the UN’s work to address Climate Change. RSVP here. (More...)