PO Box 13324, Olympia, WA 98508 info@thurstonclimateaction.org

Upcoming Events

May 28, 2020 -
2 PM
Webinar: Fighting fossil fuels in the Pacific Northwest

Hear from Indigenous land and water protectors who are leading fights against fossil fuel export projects, including the Coastal Gas Link pipeline, Jordan Cove LNG, Tacoma LNG, and the Trans Mountain tar sands pipeline.  Register here for the link to the Zoom meeting

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May 28, 2020 -
3:30 PM
Webinar: Carbon Negative and Non Toxic Hemp Insulation

Hemp building materials are now available made from US grown hemp. Learn from Hempitecture’s Mattie Mead who will share several of his recent permitted hemp home builds. Click to Register for Webinar, 

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May 28, 2020 -
9 PM
The Green New Deal Can Re-Boot Our Economy

Glen Anderson interviews John MacLean, who will discuss the Green New Deal – and how (especially in the light of the economic crisis caused by the Coronavirus pandemic) we could RE-BOOT THE ECONOMY to be more sustainable.

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May 29, 2020 -
3:30 PM
Transportation Action Group Meeting

We’ll explore our transportation interests and set next steps for the group. Click here for Zoom link!

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May 31, 2020 -
2 PM
Active Hope on Zoom

Based on the book Active Hope: How to Face the Mess We’re in Without Going Crazy by Joanna Macy and Chris Johnstone, the Zoom gathering will offer an experiential pathway to help address our climate grief and envision the future we want to bring into being. Register Here

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May 31, 2020 -
5:30 PM
ONLINE VIEWING & DISCUSSION of Living the Change: Inspiring Stories for a Sustainable Future

“Living the Change,” is an 85 minute documentary that explores solutions to the global crises we face today through the inspiring stories of people pioneering change in their own lives and in their communities in order to live in a sustainable and regenerative way. The film will be screened at 5:30 pm (or at your convenience) and the live discussion will start at 7:00 pm via Zoom

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June 3, 2020 -
5:30 PM
CANCELLED: Green Drinks

CANCELLED: Green Drinks is a no-host networking meet-up for people interested in the environment. Check Facebook for updates.

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June 4, 2020 -
10:15 AM
Using Design Thinking to Employ Smart Systems to Decarbonize Our Future

How can design be used to transform the culture and operations of an organization to embrace AI, blockchain and other smart tools and thrive in the New Carbon Economy? Register here

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June 9, 2020 -
10:15 PM
Energy Storage Technologies: Developments, Issues and Outlook

Join this webinar, to hear from a panel of experts on the future of clean energy on the electricity grid, grid modernization and power system resilience. Register Here

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June 10, 2020 -
5:30 PM
CANCELLED Sierra Club South Sound meeting

Cancelled due to COVID-19. Go to  Sierra Club South Sound site for updates.

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June 10, 2020 -
7 PM
Revisiting Drawdown: Who can make this change?

We will notice which solutions from the book, Drawdown, are locally applicable, which can and are going in our climate mitigation plan, and what solutions must be applied by us individually. Register in advance for Zoom meeting.

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June 13, 2020 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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June 17, 2020 -
6:30 PM
Carbon Free Thurston Campaign

The Carbon Free Thurston (CFT) campaign advocates for a strong Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan being developed by the County and the cities of Olympia, Lacey, and Olympia. 

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June 18, 2020 -
11 AM
Codes and Policies to Advance Zero Carbon Building Goals

Presenters will provide a snapshot of approaches that are being taken in their jurisdictions  to achieve energy and carbon goals by leveraging voluntary programs, mandatory and stretch codes, and other local government tools to drive change. Register here

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June 24, 2020 -
7 PM
The Lorax Project: Tree Ordinances to Protect Trees

How do trees contribute to our lives and protect us from Climate Change? Learn what our TCAT tree action group is doing to strengthen our local tree ordinances and what the Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan will include about trees.

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June 25, 2020 -
12 PM
Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan Steering Committee

Thurston County and the cities of Lacey, Olympia, and Tumwater are working with the Thurston Regional Planning Council to craft the Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan, a strategic roadmap for reducing climate polluting greenhouse gases.

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July 1, 2020 -
5:30 PM
Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a no-host networking meet-up for people interested in the environment. It occurs the 1st Wed. of the month (except holidays). Check Facebook for location.

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July 11, 2020 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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July 15, 2020 -
3 PM
Carbon Free Thurston Campaign

The Carbon Free Thurston (CFT) campaign advocates for a strong Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan being developed by the County and the cities of Olympia, Lacey, and Olympia. 

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July 23, 2020 -
12 PM
Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan Steering Committee

Thurston County and the cities of Lacey, Olympia, and Tumwater are working with the Thurston Regional Planning Council to craft the Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan, a strategic roadmap for reducing climate polluting greenhouse gases.

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August 5, 2020 -
5:30 PM
Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a no-host networking meet-up for people interested in the environment. It occurs the 1st Wed. of the month (except holidays). Check Facebook for location.

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August 8, 2020 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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August 19, 2020 -
6:30 PM
Carbon Free Thurston Campaign

The Carbon Free Thurston (CFT) campaign advocates for a strong Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan being developed by the County and the cities of Olympia, Lacey, and Olympia. 

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September 2, 2020 -
5:30 PM
Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a no-host networking meet-up for people interested in the environment. It occurs the 1st Wed. of the month (except holidays). Check Facebook for location.

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September 12, 2020 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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September 16, 2020 -
3 PM
Carbon Free Thurston Campaign

The Carbon Free Thurston (CFT) campaign advocates for a strong Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan being developed by the County and the cities of Olympia, Lacey, and Olympia. 

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October 7, 2020 -
5:30 PM
Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a no-host networking meet-up for people interested in the environment. It occurs the 1st Wed. of the month (except holidays). Check Facebook for location.

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October 8, 2020 -
10 AM
Planning and Design for Getting to Zero in Schools

Zachary Schneider and Brian Turner from CMTA, Inc. discuss planning for and designing high performance schools without the price tag. CMTA, Inc. has 10 schools operating at zero energy. Register here.

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October 10, 2020 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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October 21, 2020 -
6:30 PM
Carbon Free Thurston Campaign

The Carbon Free Thurston (CFT) campaign advocates for a strong Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan being developed by the County and the cities of Olympia, Lacey, and Olympia. 

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November 4, 2020 -
5:30 PM
Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a no-host networking meet-up for people interested in the environment. It occurs the 1st Wed. of the month (except holidays). Check Facebook for location.

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November 14, 2020 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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November 18, 2020 -
3 PM
Carbon Free Thurston Campaign

The Carbon Free Thurston (CFT) campaign advocates for a strong Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan being developed by the County and the cities of Olympia, Lacey, and Olympia. 

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December 2, 2020 -
5:30 PM
Green Drinks

Green Drinks is a no-host networking meet-up for people interested in the environment. It occurs the 1st Wed. of the month (except holidays). Check Facebook for location.

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December 12, 2020 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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December 16, 2020 -
6:30 PM
Carbon Free Thurston Campaign

The Carbon Free Thurston (CFT) campaign advocates for a strong Thurston Climate Mitigation Plan being developed by the County and the cities of Olympia, Lacey, and Olympia. 

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January 9, 2021 -
9:30 AM
Citizens' Climate Lobby Meeting

We’ll listen to a national video-conference and discuss actions our local chapter can take to support the bipartisan Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act.

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