Registration is now open for the “Extending Our Reach” Climate Justice Conference at The Mountain Camp and Conference Center (near Highlands, NC) August 4 – 9, 2019.
The conference, offered in collaboration with the Unitarian Universalist Ministry for Earth and the Unitarian Universalist Green Sanctuary Program,will provide informatoin about the factors that have shaped the human impacts on climate change, an analysis of how race and class intersect with climate change and environmental injustice, and how we can move forward together to address climate change and work for climate justice.
The conference format provides a variety of kinds of opportunities:
- Mornings consist of yoga, reflections for centering, and large group experiences linking climate change to justice, action and hope.
- Afternoons provide a wide variety of content-based workshops for individual interests, with late afternoon Qigong and short hikes.
- Evening programming provides alternative ways to learn together – caucus gatherings, folk music concert, climate justice documentary, and open mic for sharing.
Cost is $360 for commuters (programs and meals) or $570 for onsite participants (lodging, programs, and meals).