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5th Acting Locally for a More Sustainable World Conference
January 25 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wild Ridge Plants will participate in this day of learning and community organizing. This annual conference has become one of the largest gatherings of environmental and community activists in New Jersey. Over forty organizations will be represented.
This is a great opportunity for people to connect with groups focusing on different environmental and sustainability projects in our region. By the end of the day, we hope for new partnerships for mutual support.
Location and Date: The conference will be at the Madonna Hall, 30 North Fullerton Avenue (Immaculate Conception Church), Montclair, NJ 07042, on Saturday, January 25th, 2020 from 9am to 5pm.
Free Parking: The venue has a parking lot at the corner of Munn Street and Park Street. There are also three public parking lots nearby, with the closest a half block from the venue across the street from Chase Bank on North Fullerton.
Speakers will be covering topics including food security, sustainable transportation, climate change, environmental preservation, organic agriculture, and urban farming. Speakers are Jeff Tittel, Executive Director of NJ Sierra Club, and Jennifer Coffey, Executive Director of ANJEC, Amy Tuininga, Director of PSEG Institute for Sustainability Studies, Gray Russell, Sustainability Officer of Montclair Township, Naima Penniman, Poet & Farmer Activist (Soul Fire Farm) among other well know speakers and panelists.
For additional information: Please contact Jose German at firstname.lastname@example.org or via telephone at (973) 233-1106. Visit the Northeast Earth Coalition, Inc. website.