global warming

Climate Team at National Night Out (Montgomery County MD Gov) IN-PERSON

County staff will be on-hand to speak with the community about climate actions each of us can take to help the County reach zero emissions y 2035. Location 15101 Bauer Drive, Rockville, MD Category Community Events, Environmental Protection, Government Age Kids, Teens, Adult, Seniors, Family Area Rockville Contact Name Adriana […]

Exploring the Whole-of-Government Approach to Climate Change (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Join us for Exploring the Whole-of-Government Approach to Climate Change with Joe Bonfiglio. President Biden’s announcement during the first week of his young Presidency that he would marshal the entire federal government to combat climate change head-on took many by surprise. But in the earliest months of the Biden Administration, we […]

MCPS Sustainability Symposium (MCPS) – VIRTUAL

Text below from the MCPS News article ‘MCPS Sustainability Symposium Set for May 26‘ (April 28, 2021). Secondary school students and staff are invited to join the first MCPS Sustainability Symposium at 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday, May 26. During the event, attendees will hear feedback from the Climate Youth Town […]

May Day Family Celebration (Smithsonian American Art Museum) – VIRTUAL

Celebrate spring and learn more about art and environmental conservation with our virtual May Day family program. Explore how the Smithsonian’s team of art conservators preserve and protect works of art in a sustainable way. Then join the musical group Bash the Trash and get tips on how to reduce, reuse, and […]

Marine Science In The Morning: Mangrove Research In Northern Florida (Smithsonian Natural History Museum) – VIRTUAL

Dr. Loraé T. Simpson from the Florida Oceanographic Society will discuss her research into the mangroves of northern Florida. Global climate change is driving the expansion of mangroves into saltmarsh habitat in Florida, which may alter ecosystem processes through changes in ecosystem structure. With their unique structure and migration to higher […]

Zero Waste, Two Angles (Enoch Pratt Free Library) – VIRTUAL

In honor of Earth Day, we will have a discussion of “zero waste,” two ways: the personal consumer angle and addressing the production source. A representative with grassroots coalition Baltimore People’s Climate Movement will interview Pratt Librarian Lauren Read about the zero waste lifestyle, addressing accessibility, and challenges.  The table will turn […]

How Government Can Fight Global Warming (The New Republic) – VIRTUAL

Building the tool kit to slow climate change About this Event TNR Live: How Government Can Fight Global Warming In partnership with Scripps Presents With: Kate Aronoff—TNR staff writer Ben Ehrenreich—journalist and novelist Mariana Mazzucato—professor of economics, University College London Moderator: Heather Souvaine Horn—TNR staff, Apocalypse Soon editor Register HERE […]