February 8, 2023
January 2023 Occasions From the Ocean Seaside Inexperienced Middle

All occasions are on-line and free except said in any other case.

Each Saturday 10:30 am. Local weather Mobilization Coalition Conferences  January seventh, 14th, twenty first and twenty eighth.  Sustain-to-date on local weather points and Local weather Motion occasions. To register e-mail Jon Findley at  jon@climatemobsd.org.  Extra data: https://www.fb.com/SDClimateMobilization/

January sixth Friday 11 am – 12 pm Greenpeace Hearth Drill Fridays with Jane Fonda  Hearth Drill Fridays invitations each life-long environmentalists and new local weather advocates to interact with the local weather justice motion and take motion for a cleaner, greener, more healthy world. What’s your want for our planet within the new yr? Are you hopeful that it’ll come true? What are you doing to make it so? For our first Hearth Drill Fridays of 2023, Jane welcomes Author and Local weather Activist, Rebecca Solnit, for a hopeful dialogue on our collective dream for a clear, inexperienced, and simply planet and the way we are able to actively domesticate hope and align our actions with the longer term we need to see.  Extra data:  https://www.mobilize.us/greenpeace/occasion/513187/

January twelfth Thursday 5:30 pm  Local weather Justice: How Can We Promote and Shield Basic Human Rights?  Occasion by North County Local weather Change Alliance Please be part of us through Zoom for a presentation by worldwide human rights lawyer Nesha Abiraj, who will talk about equipping and empowering people with the sensible and authorized instruments required for nationwide and worldwide local weather justice advocacy. With climbing charges of mass ecological destruction and biodiversity loss, a sequence of human rights violations has been set into movement, together with excessive poverty, a rise in coerced and youngster marriages, human trafficking, larger charges of kid labor, and extra involuntary migration, to call a number of. Nevertheless, if we use our voices to mobilize assist for local weather justice at a world and nationwide stage, ecocide might be added to the record of worldwide crimes, and coverage might be carried out on the federal and state ranges, which can act as a strong brake on dangerous extractive practices and a much-needed incentive for strategic change and innovation.  Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/occasions/685094816566983/?acontext=%7Bpercent22event_action_historypercent22percent3A[]%7D

January fifteenth Sunday 2 pm – 5 pm  forty first Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Parade! “Preserving the Dream Alive. We’re Higher Collectively!” Harbor Drive Embarcadaro San Diego This is among the largest celebrations of its type in the US in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The parade is crammed with dazzling floats, phenomenal Excessive College Bands, Drill Groups, Faculties/Universities, Fraternities, Sororities, Church buildings, Peace and Youth organizations.  Extra data: https://www.sandiegoalphas.com/mlk-parade

January sixteenth Monday 9 am  The thirty fifth Annual All Peoples Celebration Occasion by Alliance San Diego Balboa Park Exercise Middle 2145 Park Blvd, San Diego 92101.  This yr’s theme is Bridging.  In 1965 Martin Luther King Jr. led the marches from Selma to Montgomery throughout the Edmund Pettus Bridge the place protesters had been confronted with racist violence: in the identical spirit we really feel and see at the moment. The basis of this confrontation reveals an underlying concern of true equality and acceptance. This isn’t okay. We should stay inspired to set the situations for the change we need to see. Troubled waters will rage, however we’re the resilient bridge that connects rules to motion. By the observe of bridging, we are able to work to hyperlink worlds, reconcile concepts and goals, be part of communities collectively, and restore our ardour to battle for our democracy on our phrases and construct Dr. King’s Beloved Group.
Keynote speaker:   Steve Phillips is a nationwide political chief, bestselling creator, and columnist.  $15  Extra data right here 

January seventeenth Tuesdays to January thirty first 12 pm Public Workshops on the Regional Decarbonization Framework Really useful by San Diego 350  Save the date(s)! The County of San Diego is holding a collection of public workshops in all 5 districts in January 2023 on the Regional Decarbonization Framework (RDF). The RDF is the county’s plan to realize web zero greenhouse fuel emissions by 2045, and these workshops are necessary alternatives so that you can make your voice heard! SanDiego350 will present particulars and assets as they grow to be accessible. Extra data:  https://sandiego350.org/occasion/civi_event_1437/?instance_id=378

January twenty first Saturday 12 pm – 2 pm Biden: Declare a Local weather Emergency NOW & Cease Approving Fossil Gasoline Initiatives  Occasion by SanDiego 350  U.S. District Courtroom Southern District of California 333 West Broadway in Federal Plaza San Diego 92101. Rally with us Downtown San Diego as we be part of occasions throughout the nation in a nationwide day of motion calling on President Biden to declare a local weather emergency, take daring local weather motion, and cease approving fossil gas initiatives which sacrifice our frontline, Black, Brown, and Indigenous communities to the greed of Massive Oil & Gasoline. At the present time of motion is being organized by a partnership of local weather, environmental justice, frontline and indigenous organizations.  Extra data:  https://sandiego350.org/occasion/civi_event_1447/?instance_id=390

January twenty fourth Tuesday 7 pm  Nat Discuss: Citizen Justice Occasion by San Diego Pure Historical past Museum  1788 El Prado Balboa Park San Diego. In a fashion unthinkable at the moment, Justice William O. Douglas was a public advocate for the setting. Be part of us as Ninth Circuit Decide M. Margaret McKeown explores the politics and ethics of advocacy by a Supreme Courtroom Justice, as mentioned in her new guide. Supreme Courtroom Justice, William O. Douglas was an enormous within the authorized world. He’s typically remembered for his 4 wives, as a possible vice-presidential nominee, as a goal of impeachment proceedings, and for his tenure because the longest-serving justice from 1939 to 1975. His most enduring legacy is probably his advocacy for the setting. Doorways to The Nat open at 6 PM, with the speak starting at 7 PM. Cease by the Museum retailer after the speak for a guide signing with Decide McKeown. Citizen Justice books might be accessible for buy onsite whereas provides final. The speak may also be stay through Zoom. $ 9 to $12  Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/occasions/1117102625606646

January twenty fourth Tuesday  4:30 pm – 7:30 pm  San Diego Inexperienced Constructing Council Soiree and Awards Ceremony
Encinitas Group Middle Banquet Corridor 1140 Oakcrest Park Dr Encinitas 92024. Be part of us for a night of celebration, scrumptious meals, native craft beer and wine, and networking! We’re excited to be coming into one other yr with our neighborhood of enjoyable and devoted sustainability professionals. Don’t miss this opportunity to boost a glass to 2023 and assist us have a good time new board members, sustainability award winners, and excellent volunteers. Ticket Costs: Member $50, Non-member $75, Stroll-in $80 Extra data right here

January twenty fifth Wednesday 5 pm – 6 pm Step up Your Sustainability Occasion by I Love a Clear San Diego Whether or not you’re simply beginning out in your zero waste journey otherwise you’re seeking to stage up your sustainable life-style, be part of us for this free webinar! You’ll depart with the information you must know easy methods to create sustainable habits in your present routines, easy methods to repurpose outdated objects with new makes use of, and easy methods to correctly eliminate the waste you do produce! Extra data:  https://cleansd.org/occasion/step-up-your-sustainability-webinar/

January twenty eighth Saturday 10 am – 1 pm SD Fixit Clinic in Chula Vista Occasion by San Diego FixIt Clinic, San Diego Makers Guild.   Chula Vista Library 389 Orange Avenue Chula Vista.  We’ve got been all too accustomed to the throw away life-style. If one thing doesn’t work, throw it out and purchase a brand new one. Due to this conduct our landfills are filling at a fast fee and digital waste has grow to be the one of many largest air pollution turbines. So why not discover ways to repair it?! Deliver your damaged, non-functioning issues: electronics, home equipment, computer systems, toys, bicycles, garments, and many others. for evaluation, disassembly, and doable restore. We’ll present workspace, specialty instruments, and steering that will help you disassemble and troubleshoot your merchandise. Whether or not we repair it or not, you’ll be taught extra about the way it was manufactured and the way it labored. It is a family-friendly occasion: youngsters are heartily invited! Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/occasions/1061044734610291

January twenty eighth Saturday 10 am – 11am Inexperienced Dwelling Tour Occasion by Solana Middle for Environmental Innovation
137 N El Camino Actual Encinitas, CA 92024 The Inexperienced Dwelling Tour is a one-hour tour at our house base in Encinitas that showcases sustainability in motion. On the tour, our educated Eco Group docents stroll you thru our worm bins, greywater techniques, revolutionary compost initiatives, device lending library, water-wise backyard, and extra merely, DIY, climate-friendly options. Discover inspiration to your at-home sustainability initiatives, be taught extra about Solana Middle and our packages, and meet different Eco-Stewards in your neighborhood! The tour is free with a instructed donation of $12. Extra data:  https://solanacenter.org/inspire_events/january-green-living-tour/#:~:textual content=Thepercent20Greenpercent20Living,topercent20droppercent20off!

January  thirty first Tuesday  6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Sensible Methods to Struggle Meals Waste Webinar – County of San Diego Occasion by Solana Middle for Environmental Innovation  Almost 40% of meals produced worldwide is wasted. You could have the ability to assist change this statistic by making small adjustments to your day by day life and habits.  Solana Middle’s educated audio system will share sensible options to cut back meals waste in your house, and focus on how incorporating these practices into your day by day life might be an effective way to assist the setting and lower your expenses. Extra data:  https://solanacenter.org/inspire_events/smart-ways-to-fight-food-waste-webinar-county-of-san-diego/

To maintain updated on Ladies’s rights go to:   Ladies’s March San Diego https://womensmarchsd.org/  and  https://www.fb.com/womensmarchsandiego/?ref=page_internal Additionally they suggest the next teams: Deliberate Parenthood Federation of America, Deliberate Parenthood Motion Fund, Ladies’s March, MoveOn, UltraViolet, ACLU, the Liberate Abortion Coalition, SEIU, NARAL Professional-Alternative America, United State of Ladies, and MomsRising

For Black Lives Matter and different communities of concern connections try our record of social justice teams. Additionally many environmental teams are actually embracing communities of concern, particularly Local weather teams that work on local weather justice.  Go to “get entangled web page” for his or her hyperlinks http://www.oceanbeachgreencenter.org/get-involved.html

A wonderful supply for occasions and credible info from native and nationwide sources is  Peace San Diego  at https://www.fb.com/teams/PeaceSanDiego

A great supply for occasions associated to local weather change and sustainability points is San Diego Local weather Motion Community  https://www.sdclimatenetwork.org/calendar/

New occasions are at all times taking place….please examine http://www.oceanbeachgreencenter.org/events-calendar.html for updates to the occasion record

Additionally go to our “get entangled” tab http://www.oceanbeachgreencenter.org/get-involved.html for numerous group’s web sites. Verify their occasions web page for his or her habitat restoration work events, seaside clean-ups, committee conferences, workshops, area journeys and many others.