Calendar

Monthly Gathering Details:  We alternate between Northampton and Amherst on the 4th MONDAY evening of each month from 7-9 pm.  All are welcome!

  • Northampton gatherings will take place at First Churches on 129 Main St.  (enter side door)
  • Amherst gatherings take place at the Unitarian Meetinghouse on N. Pleasant St (downtown).

2019 upcoming dates for our monthly gathering:

  • ***  Mon May 27 – Amherst          ***  Mon June 24 –  Northampton         ***  Mon July 22 – Amherst      ***  Mon Aug 26  – Northampton

Working group meetings take place at other times in the month.

 Check out nofrackedgasinmass.org for every pipeline event.  / EnviroShow on Valley Free Radio every Tues from 6-7 pm.

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August monthly gathering in Northampton August

August monthly gathering in Northampton August

Monday August 26th - 7:00pm - Monday August 26th - 9:00pm

First Churches of Northampton, Massachusetts129 Main StNorthampton, MA01060 Map

Please join us. Everyone is warmly welcomed!
Feel the warmth of community and the strength of collective action as we move forward together at this critical moment in history.

Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering
Monday, August 26 , 2019
7 to 9 PM
Accessible/on bus line
Location: First Churches, Main St, Northampton

30 interested  ·  2 going
Northampton City Council Candidate Debates Night 1: Ward 1, 2,4

Northampton City Council Candidate Debates Night 1: Ward 1, 2,4

Wednesday September 11th - 6:30pm - Wednesday September 11th - 8:30pm

Northampton, MassachusettsNorthampton, MA01060 Map

NORTHAMPTON CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES'
Climate, Environment and Energy Debates
Two evenings.

More info to come. Tentative Schedule:

Wed, Sept 11:

6:30-7:20pm Ward 1 candidate forum
7:20-7:30pm Transition b/w forums
7:30-8:20pm Ward 2, 4 candidate forum

Thu, Sept 12:

6:30-7:20pm Ward 5 candidate forum
7:20-7:30pm Transition b/w forums
7:30-8:30pm Ward 7 candidate forum

8 interested  ·  3 going
Northampton City Council Candidate Debates Night 2: Ward 5, 7

Northampton City Council Candidate Debates Night 2: Ward 5, 7

Thursday September 12th - 6:30pm - Thursday September 12th - 8:30pm

Northampton, MassachusettsNorthampton, MA01060 Map

NORTHAMPTON CITY COUNCIL CANDIDATES'
Climate, Environment and Energy Debates
Two evenings.

More info to come. Tentative Schedule:

Wed, Sept 11:

6:30-7:20pm Ward 1 candidate forum
7:20-7:30pm Transition b/w forums
7:30-8:20pm Ward 2, 4 candidate forum

Thu, Sept 12:

6:30-7:20pm Ward 5 candidate forum
7:20-7:30pm Transition b/w forums
7:30-8:30pm Ward 7 candidate forum

23 interested  ·  9 going
Boston Climate Strike

Boston Climate Strike

Friday September 20th - 8:00am - Friday September 20th - 5:00pm

Boston, MassachusettsBoston, MA Map

Stand with us on September 20th for Youth Climate Strike’s call to action to fight against the #climatecrisis. Following the lead of Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, thousands of young people and adult allies will gather in Boston this September to kick off a week of climate action!

We are a group of empowered young people who are passionate about saving our environment and are pushing for new practices and systems to lessen the impact on our climate and our planet. The climate strike in Boston is one of many strikes happening around the world on September 20th, so join us in fighting against #climatechange.

#YCSBoston #ClimateStrikeMA

***SPREAD THE WORD***
Share this event page (bit.ly/boston-climate-strike) & tag @climatestrikema (Instagram, Facebook, Twitter)

***Get involved***
Are you a student interested joining the leadership team? Fill out this form: bit.ly/bos-climate-form

***More information coming soon!***

Please contact Massachusetts Climate Strike or mass@youthclimatestrikeus.org for questions.
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2037 interested  ·  381 going
September Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering -Amherst

September Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering -Amherst

Monday September 23rd - 7:00pm - Monday September 23rd - 9:00pm

Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst (UUSA)121 N. Pleasant Street, P.O. Box 502Amherst, MA01002 Map

September gathering is in Amherst. All welcome!
Monday, September 23 7-9 PM

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst
Handicap accessible and on a bus line
Feel the warmth of community and the strength of collective action as we move forward together at this critical moment in history.

Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering
Monday, Sep 23 7-9 PM
7 to 9 PM
Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst
121 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, Mass
Handicap accessible and on a bus line

We come together once a month to meet each other, plan, and imagine how to contribute, in our corner of the world, to the urgent fight against climate change . We love to meet newcomers, whether you are brand new to activism or have been working for change for a long time. We do not have a membership or dues. People give of their time and talent when they see fit. You are welcome to join us!
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2nd Debate Watch Party with Sunrise Northampton + Amherst

2nd Debate Watch Party with Sunrise Northampton + Amherst

Wednesday July 31st - 7:45pm

Forbes Library20 West StNorthampton, MA01060 Map

Come to the second debate watch party hosted by Sunrise Northampton and Amherst! Join climate activists from around the area to look critically at the policy (climate policy in particular) of 2020 Democratic candidates. The debate on the 30th will be hosted by Sunrise Amherst at the Amherst UU church.

26 interested  ·  7 going
JULY Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering -Amherst

JULY Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering -Amherst

Monday July 22nd - 7:00pm - Monday July 22nd - 9:00pm

Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst (UUSA)121 N. Pleasant Street, P.O. Box 502Amherst, MA01002 Map

July gathering is in Amherst. All welcome!
Monday, July 22 7-9 PM

Global Climate Strike Action Planning
with Sunrise, Extinction Rebellion &
Arise for Social Justice

PLUS

Help Bring Energy Democracy to Our Communities!
Guest Speakers
Paul Fenn, leader in Community Choice Energy
& Adele Franks, CAN Steering Comm.
wmacce.wordpress.com

Break-Out Groups:
Forests, Farms and Food Systems Alliance
State and Local Government Action
Racism and Climate Change
& more

Everyone is warmly welcomed!

Feel the warmth of community and the strength of collective action as we move forward together at this critical moment in history.

Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst
121 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, Mass
Handicap accessible and on a bus line

We come together once a month to meet each other, plan, and imagine how to contribute, in our corner of the world, to the urgent fight against climate change . We love to meet newcomers, whether you are brand new to activism or have been working for change for a long time. We do not have a membership or dues. People give of their time and talent when they see fit. You are welcome to join us!
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6 interested  ·  7 going
Debate Watch Party with Sunrise Northampton

Debate Watch Party with Sunrise Northampton

Thursday June 27th - 8:30pm - Thursday June 27th - 11:00pm

Unitarian Society of Northampton and Florence220 Main StNorthampton, MA01060 Map

Join the Sunrise Movement Hub of Northampton as we flood social media while watching the debate, in order to put the pressure on these candidates to address the climate crisis.

72 interested  ·  13 going
JUNE monthly Gathering in Northampton

JUNE monthly Gathering in Northampton

Monday June 24th - 7:00pm - Monday June 24th - 9:00pm

First Churches of Northampton, Massachusetts129 Main StNorthampton, MA01060 Map

Presentation: Pollinators as Protectors in a Time of Climate Disruption with John Root and Peggy MacLeod

Plus
*Sunrise Movement
* State and Local Government Action
&
*Introducing the Racial and Climate Justice Summer Youth Program
*Racism and Climate Change
*Welcome Newcomers Group
& more

Please join us. Everyone is warmly welcomed!
Feel the warmth of community and the strength of collective action as we move forward together at this critical moment in history.

Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering
June 24 , 2019
7 to 9 PM
Accessible/on bus line
Location: First Churches, Main St, Northampton
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13 interested  ·  1 going
Multimedia event Regenerative Farming, Forests and Food Systems

Multimedia event Regenerative Farming, Forests and Food Systems

Monday June 3rd - 7:15pm - Monday June 3rd - 8:45pm

Pathways CoHousing 25 Mtn Laural Path, Florence Map

“Regenerative Farming, Forests and Food Systems Alliance of Climate Action Now”
A Holistic Approach for Climate/planetary, public and personal health; Because stopping Fossil Fuel Emissions is Not Enough.

We focus on natural solutions that actively remove carbon from the atmosphere and sequester (store) it in healthy soil, through supporting Regenerative agriculture, Forest protection and a healthy, just food system, as part of a holistic approach to improve the health of the planet and all living beings.
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8 interested  ·  3 going
MAY Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering -Amherst

MAY Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering -Amherst

Monday May 27th - 7:00pm - Monday May 27th - 9:00pm

Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst (UUSA)121 N. Pleasant Street, P.O. Box 502Amherst, MA01002 Map

May gathering is in Amherst. All welcome!
Monday, May 27 7-9 PM

Part 1: Presentation: Nuclean Ban.us will present "Warheads to Windmills: How to pay for the Green New Deal "

Part 2: Breakouts:

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Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst
Handicap accessible and on a bus line
Feel the warmth of community and the strength of collective action as we move forward together at this critical moment in history.

Climate Action Now Monthly Gathering
Monday, May 27 7-9 PM
7 to 9 PM
Unitarian Universalist Society of Amherst
121 N Pleasant Street, Amherst, Mass
Handicap accessible and on a bus line

We come together once a month to meet each other, plan, and imagine how to contribute, in our corner of the world, to the urgent fight against climate change . We love to meet newcomers, whether you are brand new to activism or have been working for change for a long time. We do not have a membership or dues. People give of their time and talent when they see fit. You are welcome to join us!
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9 interested  ·  2 going
Extinction Rebellion Western Mass organizing meeting

Extinction Rebellion Western Mass organizing meeting

Monday May 20th - 7:00pm - Monday May 20th - 9:00pm

Herter Hall161 Presidents DrAmherst, MA01003 Map

New Extinction Rebellion group - Western Mass.
Meeting Monday, 5/20 at UMass Amherst. All welcome.
Website for US extinction rebellion: extinctionrebellion.us/
Meet in the Herter Hall UMass-Amherst lobby by the elevators for a few minutes, and they will put up a sign in the lobby with whatever room number we end up in. For questions, you can contact xr_western_mass@protonmail.com.

7 interested  ·  1 going
Gardner Speak out Biomass at DOER Public Hearing, carpool

Gardner Speak out Biomass at DOER Public Hearing, carpool

Friday May 17th - 1:00pm - Friday May 17th - 3:00pm

Gardner

Speak out at Mass Department of Energy Resources Hearings

Proposed regulations weaken biomass standards in the Renewable Portfolio Standard

May 17 Gardner

(Also: May 16 Amherst, May 13 Boston)

Visit www.pfpi.net/ma-bioenergy-backgrounder for details & more about how the Baker Administration is aggressively promoting polluting biomass

Partnership For Policy Integrity offers a point-by-point rebuttal to a misleading industry-led letter attacking our claims about the impacts of burning biomass

Contact droitman1@verizon.net for car pooling

Photo copyright 2016 Rene Theberge
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1 interested
Speak Out About Biomass at DOER Public Hearing

Speak Out About Biomass at DOER Public Hearing

Thursday May 16th - 1:00pm - Thursday May 16th - 3:00pm

UMass Amherst, Integrated Sciences Building Room 221 Map

Speak out at Mass Department of Energy Resources Hearings

Proposed regulations weaken biomass standards in the Renewable Portfolio Standard

May 16
1:00 – 3:00 PM
UMass Amherst
NEW LOCATION for Thursday 5/16 UMass hearing:
UMass Amherst,
Integrated Science Building, Room 221
661 North Pleasant Street



Visit www.pfpi.net/ma-bioenergy-backgrounder for details & more about how the Baker Administration is aggressively promoting polluting biomass

Partnership For Policy Integrity offers a point-by-point rebuttal to a misleading industry-led letter attacking our claims about the impacts of burning biomass

Photo copyright 2016 Rene Theberge
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1 interested  ·  1 going
Speak out Biomass at DOER Public Hearing-Boston- carpool

Speak out Biomass at DOER Public Hearing-Boston- carpool

Monday May 13th - 1:00pm - Monday May 13th - 3:00pm

Boston

Speak out at Mass Department of Energy Resources Hearings

Proposed regulations weaken biomass standards in the Renewable Portfolio Standard

May 13 Boston

(Also: May 16 Amherst, May 17 Gardner)

Visit www.pfpi.net/ma-bioenergy-backgrounder for details & more about how the Baker Administration is aggressively promoting polluting biomass

Partnership For Policy Integrity offers a point-by-point rebuttal to a misleading industry-led letter attacking our claims about the impacts of burning biomass

Contact droitman1@verizon.net for car pooling

Photo copyright 2016 Rene Theberge
... See MoreSee Less

1 interested  ·  1 going
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