fracking

Fracking the Interdependent Web – April 12, Paint Branch UU Church, Adelphi, MD

Sunday, April 12, 10:00 a.m.
Paint Branch UU Church
3215 Powder Mill Rd.
Adelphi, MD
Marilyn Moors, Guest Speaker, with Carol Carter Walker, Worship Associate

The Maryland Legislature is considering an eight year moratorium on fracking the Marcellus Shale of western Maryland in order to consider issues related to public health and economic growth.

Showing of “Groundswell Rising” – March 13, UU Congregation of Fairfax, Oakton, VA

groundswellFriday, March 13, 7:30 p.m.
Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax,
2709 Hunter Mill Road, Oakton, Virginia 22124

Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions, along with Unity of Fairfax Church, and the Sierra Club presents awarding winning Groundswell Rising followed by a discussion with Mr.Craig Stevens, featured in the film. With the oil and gas industry’s thrust to expand fracking seen as a moral and civil rights issue, this provocative film documents a people’s movement, a groundswell rising.

Rally for Fracking Moratorium – March 3, Annapolis, MD

Tuesday, March 3, 12:00 noon
Lawyers’ Mall across from the State House. 100 State Circle, Annapolis, MD.
On Tuesday, March 3, the Senate Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee will hold a hearing on the Protect Our Health and Communities Act, legislation to put a long-term moratorium on fracking. Join Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) for a rally on Lawyers’ Mall right outside the Senate building at noon.