Events - 15 May 19

House Science Committee World Oceans Month Events

On June 4, please join us for a screening of the award-winning Netflix documentary Chasing Coral, followed by a Q&A with Dr. James Porter of the University of Georgia, a Scientific Advisor to the documentary. On June 6, please join us for an Ocean Exploration Expo to showcase breakthrough ocean technology, including footage from ocean exploration missions and other hands-on experiences from the start-ups, researchers, philanthropists, and government agencies at the front lines of modern ocean exploration.

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COG 2019 Climate and Energy Leadership Awards

The Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments (COG) recently launched its 2019 Climate and Energy Leadership Awards! These awards recognize organizations in our region that are undertaking innovative climate stewardship projects. Here are three ways that you can get involved:

  • Apply for an award;
  • Nominate a school or NGO in your community; and
  • Help get the word out by sharing this information with your colleagues and friends!

Please visit our website for more information.

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Reinventing American Energy – Modernizing U.S. Power Infrastructure for a Clean Energy Future

Join POLITICO for a deep-dive conversation on what’s needed to build the power infrastructure of the future. We’ll ask questions such as: How do we ensure that the grid is efficient, secure, reliable and affordable? Where should spending be prioritized?

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Letter Writing Party: Climate in the Media

We’re having a letter writing party!

Join the DC chapter of Citizens’ Climate Lobby as we write letters to the media about climate change. We are taking the media narrative around climate into our own hands.

In this “Writers Workshop” we’ll write letters to the editor. The goal is to deliver some positive news that inspires our fellow Americans about climate solutions. There will be training for those new to writing LTEs.

What: Writers Workshop
When: May 15, 6:00pm
Where: 2480 16th St NW, Apt 616

* Please remembee to bring a laptop to write your letters! We will have refreshments available.

*When you buzz in at the door you can make your way directly to Apt 616. Nearest metros are Columbia Heights (Green/Yellow) and Woodley Park (Red).

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