Category Archives: Courses, Webinars & Conferences

350VT Sponsoring Trainings/Programs: Empowerment, Climate Justice and Social Action Trainers

Check out these great upcoming opportunities with 350 VT! An Evening with Starhawk: Collaboration, Co-Creation, and Empowerment in the Climate Movement.  Sept. 26th, 6-8.30pm.  Montpelier, VT.  Interactive workshop with renowned activist and movement elder, Starhawk, offers the opportunity to engage in different ways of approaching strategy and collaboration.  Click here to RSVP.  Open to all. Building Ground Climate Justice […]

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VT Interfaith Power & Light newsletter – September 2017

Green Mountains, Blue Water Earth Care News September 2017 In this newsletter: Register Now for VTIPL’s Building Local Resilience – Inspiring Climate Action!Conference Congregations Can Be Conference Sponsors Climate Blessing Harvard Study Finds Exxon Misled Public About Climate Change Tell Vermont Attorney General: Investigate Exxon! Petition: Publish Climate Science Report Joint Message from Pope Francis & […]

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Fall Fair Trade News & Events

Welcome to our September newsletter! Fall is finally upon us, school is back in session and we have some engaging Back to School event ideas and opportunities to share with our college, university and school advocates. We also have a report-back on our recent trip to visit Fair Trade producers and advocates in Ecuador to share with you […]

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Community Food Scrap Composting Training, Barre, VT – 9/16

Saturday, September 16 from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm CVSWMD Barre location (540 North Main St, Barre) Description Community composting presents a scalable food diversion option that is applicable in urban, suburban, or rural communities. Compost programs can be established at community gardens (e.g. neighborhood, urban, tribal, etc.), farms, schools, or other locations, such as hospitals and […]

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Upcoming FREE Event: Sen. Leahy’s Women’s Economic Opportunity Conference, Sept 16

Register for the Senator Leahy’s upcoming annual Women’s Economic Opportunity Conference, which will take place at VTC in Randolph, on Sept 16th. In addition to hearing from Pres. Pat Moulton and Senator Leahy, you’ll attend professional development workshops and enjoy an address by keynote speaker Mary Alice McKenzie, Director of the Boys & Girls Club of Burlington. […]

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Registration is Open for VT Interfaith Power & Light Conference!

Register for VT Interfaith Power & Light’s Annual Conference VTIPL’s 2017 conference, Building Local Resilience — Inspiring Climate Action!, will be on Saturday, October 21 from 10 am – 4 pm at First Congregational Church in Manchester, VT. Deb Markowitz, former Secretary of Vermont’s Agency of Natural Resources, will be the Keynote Speaker. The conference also features six workshops in […]

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Registration for Renewable Energy Vermont 2017 Conference & Expo Now Open

Friend, It’s our favorite time of year again! Registration for the 17th Annual Renewable Energy Vermont Conference in now open and this year there are some awesome additional options outside the usual REV conference experience. Early bird registration rates end August 18th, so make sure to register soon!  This Year’s Theme: Renewables for All For more […]

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2018 AAC&U Annual Meeting Call for Proposals

Can Higher Education Recapture the Elusive American Dream? 2018 Annual Meeting January 24–27, 2018 Washington, DC Annual Meeting Call for Proposals Open The Call for Proposals is now open for AAC&U’s 2018 Annual Meeting, which will be held January 24-27, 2018, in Washington, DC. The deadline for proposals is Friday, July 21. Can Higher Education […]

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Vermont Youth Environmental Summit seeking workshop presenters & exhibitors

YES is an annual event for middle and high school students who want to learn about environmental issues and find ways to take action. This year’s Summit will take place on November 2, 2017 at the Barre Civic Center. We are looking for workshops on a variety of topics and ideas!  Topics of interest include: […]

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This Saturday: Yoga and Herbs for Joyful and Resilient Activism!

“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” – Audre Lord Join us this Saturday for Sustainable Leadership: Yoga and Herbs for Joyful and Resilient Action May 20th, 3-6pm Are you an activist or leader in your community? Do you strive to balance the needs of […]

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