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Nov/Dec 2014 Newsletter

In this issue: Election Season Candidate Endorsements from NEOSC; Geauga Parks; Meat-Free Monday Campaign; Upcoming W.A.R.N. Training Sessions and Tinker’s Creek State Park Hike… Read more…

Ohio's Energy Future

Dec. 15: Ohio’s Energy Future Tour (Cleveland)

This forum will feature panels of invited speakers, each followed by the opportunity for public dialogue, comments and questions. This event is designed to engage Ohio citizens, businesses, and local communities in development of an energy vision that lowers costs, creates jobs, and improves public health and the environment. Read more…

Nov. 16: Tinker’s Creek State Park Hike (Streetsboro)

On the hike you will see first-hand how important clean water is and learn what you can do to help keep our watershed healthy for animals, plants and, of course, people! The hike will cover about 1.5 miles with plenty of small ponds and marshes along the way. We will meet at 3 PM in the parking lot, located at 10303 Aurora Hudson Rd. Read more…

Upcoming W.A.R.N. Training Sessions

Join Sierra Club for our Water Alert Reporting Network (W.A.R.N.) training. Learn how to identify and report incidents of pollution in our waterways. Two opportunities to learn more: Nov. 11 and 13, from 6:30-9:30 PM. Read more…

Meat Free Mondays

Join our Meat-Free Monday Campaign

In light of mounting evidence that the raising of cows, pigs and chicken generates enormous amounts of greenhouse gases, we have joined the international movement: Meatless Monday. It’s simple. It calls for citizens to cut the meat, one day a week. Your help is needed! We have produced postcards for distribution… Read more…

Parks at Risk

As some of you know, Geauga County citizens are fighting a nightmare come true: an activist judge with an agenda to vastly limit the mission of conservation in our public park system. We are asking all of those interested in conservation in Ohio to help us show clear support for the conservation, preservation, and protection of our parks and natural areas. Read more…

Sierra Club Voter Guide

Election Season Candidate Endorsements from NEOSC

Sierra Club Northeast Ohio Group/Ohio Chapter’s endorsed candidates for the 2014 Election Season… all of these candidates are champions of the environment. Please show them your support by donating money and/or volunteering on their campaigns, and by showing up on election day. Read more…

Film Screening of Bidder 70 – Oct. 12 – Lakewood

Bidder 70 is an inspiring and uplifting film about Tim DeChristopher and his act of civil disobedience to save federal wild lands from the devastation of fracking. Ron Prosek, Vice President of NEOGAP, will take questions about Tim DeChristopher and fracking after the film. Free and open to the public. Read more…