Sept 20-27th, Wilfrid Laurier — “Climate is Life” mural creation , Wilfrid Laurier Waterloo campus. Painting will start Friday, Sept 20th at 9am on the path leading up to the Quad / Veritas Cafe (see: poster).
- Permanent participatory mural creation for climate action on exterior wall of Laurier campus, to engage Laurier students / community in solidarity with the Global Climate Week, and as a powerful symbol to help build a more engaged “culture of sustainability” at Laurier university.
- Primarily intended for Laurier students, staff, faculty, though anyone welcome to attend.
Sept 21st, 12Noon-2:00pm — Our Time KW Organizing Meeting, Social Development Centre Waterloo Region (St John’s church), 23 Water Street North, Kitchener (streetview, map).
The climate crisis is here, and as youth, we will be affected more than any generation before us. As the largest voting bloc for the first time in Canadian history, we also have a huge opportunity. For decades, fossil fuel billionaires and their political allies have put people and the planet in jeopardy. Last fall, scientists confirmed we only have until 2030 to cut our emissions in half to avoid catastrophic climate change. Their time is over. The 2019 election is Our Time. Please register and get more details here.