SATURDAY – 29 APRIL 2017
9:00 – 11:00 – UUs start Gathering at Cafe Fifty-Nine, 409 3rd St. SW 20024, @ Metro – Fed Center SW 11:00 – 4:00 – UUs March together for Climate, Jobs and Justice, National Mall 4:00 – 8:00 pm – UU Fellowship, Food & Advocacy After Party, All Souls Church, Harvard St. NW @ 16th St., Washington DC 20009, 2 miles north of the White House near Columbia Heights Metro. Enjoy the Live Caribbean Music Performance of HIGH ENERGY on the Terrace. Connect with National UU Climate Justice Organizers, learn how to build your regional movement & join ongoing efforts.
SUNDAY – 30 APRIL 2017 –
All Souls Church Welcomes UUs and our friends in Faith 9:30 & 11:15 – Sunday Services – Guest Preacher Johnnie Aseron, Inter-National Initiative for Transformative Collaboration, coordinator of wellness and inter-faith events at Oceti Sakowin Camp on the Standing Rock Reservation, North Dakota Access Pipeline. 12:30 – 1:30 – Vegetarian Lunch on the Terrace – $12 – Order in advance: https://tinyurl.com/n6tezxl 1:30 – 4:00 – Panels / Discussion / Climate Justice Movement Building – UUs together with Leaders from Marginalized Communities – Panel: Johnnie Aseron, UUA Karen Brammer and TBA.
ADVOCACY OPPORTUNITIES: 1) Prepare Letters to be Hand Delivered on May 9th to Congress by UUs in Washington DC Details at: http://www.commit2respond.org/write_here_write_now 2) Visit & Express your positions about Climate Justice to your representatives on Capitol Hill with Interfaith Power and Light (IPL) Thursday, April 27 – (Contact Information TBA) PEOPLE’S CLIMATE MOVEMENT: For UU Faith Contingent Information & Sister Marches: http://www.peoplesclimate.org – (includes hospitality, transportation open to everyone) FB Group Page: UU Climate Action Network TW: @commit2respond