One of our favorite months of the year! Thanks to all who came out to the community festivities.
Save the date for Earth Month 2020 - the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day!
Here's a review of 2019 - there was lots going on, as usual.
April 13: World's Largest Garage Sale at UM. Exactly what it sounds like. Register as a vendor if you've got pre-loved items to pass along, or peruse while supporting a zero waste economy. 9 - 1:30pm, UM Campus.
April 13 - 19 - International Wildlife Film Festival - wild critters and this planet.
Join us on Wednesday, April 17th for a double feature of Colors of Change and The Human Element, at the Roxy.
Climate and sustainability films at the festival include:
April 16 - Free screening of Paris to Pittsburgh, a new National Geographic film that profiles local, private sector, and community leaders across the U.S. who are continuing to take action towards the Paris Agreement goals. 5:30pm in the large meeting room at the Missoula Public Library.
April 17, 4:30-5pm at Imagine Nation Brewing. Families for a Livable Climate, a new local group organizing families to advocate for their future in the face of climate change, is hosting a mid-week meetup over beers.
April 20. Lots going on!
April 23, 8:45-9:15am @ Liquid Planet downtown. Families for a Livable Climate coffee rally. Details here.
April 23 - Trees and Climate Change – Think Globally. Presentation by Solomon Dobrowski, UM Professor of Forest Landscape Ecology. 7:00-8:30 pm - ISB, Rm 110.
April 25 - Trees and Climate Change – Act Locally. Panel Discussion, 7:00 - 8:30 pm, Interdisciplinary Science Building (ISB), Rm 110.
More Arbor Week (4/20-28) events can be found HERE.
April 25 - ZERO by FIFTY Community Series: Plastic. 5-7pm at the UM FLAT. Join great local panelists for a conversation about reducing plastic waste in Missoula.
April 25 - 100% Celebration. 5:30-7:30 pm, Union Hall, 2nd Floor. 208 East Main. Give thanks to the Board of County Commissioners + City Council for votes to move Missoula to a 100% clean electricity by 2030. 350 Montana and the MT Sierra Club and Climate Smart invite all to a pot-luck dinner with beverages, music, and more!
April 27-28 - Annual Missoula Bike Swap. Drop bikes on Saturday, shop on Sunday. At Free Cycles, naturally!
We had such a great time at MUDs Earth Day Celebration last year. Check out the photos and get inspired!