Eating to Save the Planet, or What's a Flexitarian?

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Saturday Jan 12th, (2019-01-12)

Addressing climate change through sustainable food choices

with

Amy Halpern-Laff — Green Monday U.S.

In the wake of the Global Climate Action Summit, we’re all asking what we can do to shrink our individual and collective carbon footprints.  One of the most effective (and painless) steps we can take is to make more sustainable food choices.

Come learn about Green Monday and Green Sunday programs and taste some of the possibilities!!!

Amy Halpern-Laff earned her JD at Stanford and practiced law and mediation in NY and CT. After a few years, she pivoted to education, nonprofit and grassroots campaign leadership, assuming both executive and lay leadership roles. A longtime social justice activist and educator, Amy focuses on engaging social justice, environmental, political, and educational organizations in the growing movement for just and sustainable food systems. In addition to her work with Factory Farming Awareness Coalition and Green Monday US  Amy is co-executive director of Ethics in Education Network  advocating for ethics-centered curricula that instills lifelong habits of rigorous and open-minded ethical inquiry.

CVUUF Annual Auction

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Saturday Feb 9th, (2019-02-09)

Spring Equinox Ritual and Potluck

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Saturday Mar 16th, (2019-03-16)

Celebrate the Spring with song, dance and ritual! Please bring flowers for the altar and a potluck item to share.

Summer Solstice Ritual and Potluck

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Saturday Jun 22nd, (2019-06-22)

Help bring in the summer with ritual, song and dance! Bring something from nature for the altar and potluck to share.

Fall Equinox Ritual and Potluck

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Saturday Sep 21st, (2019-09-21)

Celebrate the Harvest with ritual, song and dance! Bring something from nature for the altar and potluck to share.

Winter Solstice Ritual and Potluck

5:00 pm - 9:00 pm Saturday Dec 21st, (2019-12-21)

The Sun is returning! Come celebrate the Solstice with ritual, song and dance! Bring something from nature for the altar and potluck to share.