Next Meeting and Other Upcoming Events
2019 HCCA Membership Meetings are on the third Wednesday of each month (except November and December) from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, April 17, 6 p.m. Speaker: Theaux Le Gardeur, Gunpowder Riverkeeper, on the Abingdon Business Park and other projects impacting the Chesapeake Bay Watershed
April 19, 9:30 a.m.: Arbor Day Tree Planting at Harford Community College, 401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air, MD 21015. Phone (443) 243-3363 for more info or to help at HCCA’s table.
April 27: Aberdeen Earth Day Festival: Visit HCCA’s table at the festival, held at Aberdeen Festival Park, 60 N Parke St, Aberdeen, MD from 11 a.m.-4 p.m.
May 21: Chesapeake Climate Action Network Founder and Director Mike Tidwell will be speaking at the Maritime Museum in Havre de Grace at 7 p.m. CCAN is a grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness about the impacts and solutions associated with climate change in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C. He is also an author and filmmaker who predicted in vivid detail the Hurricane Katrina disaster in his 2004 book: Bayou Farewell: The Rich Life and Tragic Death of Louisiana’s Cajun Coast. He is also a member of the Maryland Commission on Climate Change, created by the state of Maryland in 2007, to address climate change effects on the Bay’s ecology and human health in Maryland.
For Updates on Juliana v United States go t0 link below or check out the podcast “No Ordinary Lawsuit”. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kr0yivqWE3H71_J-XJwmLjBT2cIHVfE-JXrG63fG1fA/edit?usp=sharing
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