Sept. 11, 2017
PO Box 209
Richmond, VT 05477
Richmond, Vermont – September 11, 2017
We can’t rely on national leadership to address climate change. Local action is more important than ever! Vermont Interfaith Power and Light’s annual conference, “Building Local Resilience-Inspiring Local Climate Action”, will focus on local resilience and climate action. It will be held Saturday, October 21, 10AM-4PM, at the First Congregational Church, 3624 Main Street, Manchester, VT.
Vermont Interfaith Power and Light (VTIPL, www.vtipl.org) is a Vermont non-profit whose mission is to support the efforts of faith and spiritual communities to take action on global climate change.
The conference will feature:
Keynote Speaker: Deb Markowitz, former Secretary of the Vermont Agency of Natural Resources
· Building Resilient Communities
· Climate Legislation Advocacy
· Climate Science Update
· Resources for Energy Projects
· Effective Community Organizing
· Watershed Stewardship
Plus: Roundtable discussion on fossil fuel divestment, catered lunch, sponsors’ exhibits and book table, as well as music and spiritual sharing
Fee $45, Students $15 Go to www.vtipl.org to register or for information to register by mail.