Environment

Free Film Screening: “Won’t Pipe Down” – Nov. 13, Burke, VA

Friday, November 13, 2015 at 6:30pm (simple supper); screening begins at 7pm Accotink Unitarian Universalist Church, Burke, VA A 35 minute, award winning documentary presenting the inside look at the residents of Nelson County, VA vs. Dominion Power and the fight against the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. What you don’t know can hurt you. Made by … Continued

Living Waters: Wading In – An Interfaith Environmental Event – Oct. 7, Virginia Beach, VA

Wednesday, October 7, 9:00am-4:30pm
Brock Environmental Center
3663 Marlin Bay Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
Cost: $25

The Chesapeake Bay Foundation (CBF) will host the second interfaith summit on stewardship of Virginia waters. During the “Living Waters: Wading In” conference, theologians, scientists, advocates and policy makers will explore concrete steps people across many faith traditions can take to protect and restore our rivers, streams and the Chesapeake Bay.

UU-United Nations Office is Developing Climate Action Teams

The Unitarian Universalist United Nations Office (UU-UNO) Climate Change Initiative recently announced the development of Climate Action Teams (CATs), which are groups dedicated to raising awareness about and acting against climate change within your congregation and community.

UUSJ Exec Director Terry Ellen Speaks on Climate Change Resources

Rev. Terry Ellen, Executive Director of Unitarian Universalists for Social Justice at aUUSJ  post-election briefing at Cedar Lane UU Church discusses climate change resources available for congregations in the National Capital Region. Rev. Ellen is also the 2013 President of the Board of Directors of the Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN).