Edmonton Climate Change Rally


Edmonton Climate Change RallySunday, March 11 @ 12 NoonSir Winston Churchill SquareWe're asking everyone concerned about climate change to please come out this Sunday and rally for Kyoto. Bring your family, friends, children and pets. This will be a fun afternoon with speakers, musicians, and other activities, but we need large numbers of people to demonstrate the breadth and strength of commitment in Canada to combatting global warming. We cannot afford to look feeble.We are supporting rallies in cities throughout Canada on this coming Sunday, March 11. Learn more about us -- and what's happening in all the cities - http://www.canadiansforkyoto.comSpeakers Include:

  • Elder Taz Johnson-McGillis - Opening Ceremony
  • George Poitras - former chief of Alberta's Misikew Cree Nation
  • Barb Allard - Environmental video producer & writer; "Made in Alberta"
  • Lindsay Telfer Director of the Sierra Club of Canada, Prairie Chapter

Performances by:

  • The Raging Grannies
  • Terry Morrison

NOTE: Daylight Savings Time starts on Sunday morning, so set your clocks ahead an hour on Saturday night - if you forget this, you'll arrive at the rally an hour late!After the Rally: An Eco-Fair & Environmental Films (1-4:30pm)Location: Edmonton Room at the Stanley Milner LibraryAdmission: Free to all1:00pm - 2:30pm: Eco-Fair & campaigning, socializing2:30pm - 4:30pm: Film Screening of "An Inconvenient Truth" plus Made-In-Alberta shortsFor more info email Kristina: climatechangeedmonton [at] hotmail [dot] com

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