The Environmental Justice line-up for the UUA General Assembly for 2013 is very exciting.
- The UUMFE Annual Meeting will feature the screening of “Bidder 70,” the documentary about Tim DeChristopher. A brief business meeting will preceed the film.
- UUMFE will present three programs** in addition to the “Bidder 70” screening and will participate in a fourth workshop on the Climate Challenge to Faithful Investing
- UUMFE is a sponsor for the Environmental Justice tours of West Louisville on Wed. afternoon.
Young Adult Environmental Justice Tour
Wednesday 6:15 pm – 8:45 pm, KICC, 4th St. entrance, Registration required ($10)
** Building a Young Adult Environmental Network, stories of intergenerational climate action.
Thursday 10:45 am – 12:00 pm, KICC 109-112; UU Ministry for Earth (UUMFE)
** Just and Sustainable Appalachian Community Transitions, showcasing three communities in the post-coal era. Thursday 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm, KICC 201-202; UU Ministry for Earth (UUMFE)
Connecting Extraction Industries to Rural and Urban Devastation
Thursday 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm, KICC Cascade C; Kentucky/West Virginia Ministers Coalition
Choose Compassionate Consumption: Personal Choice to Collective Action
Thursday 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm, KICC 101; UU Service Committee (UUSC)
Justice and Jazz: Moving to Commitment as Improvisation
Thursday 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm, KICC 212-217; President’s Advisory Committee on Ethical Eating
Climate Change: Civil Rights for All Ages
Thursday 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm, KICC Cascade A; Kentucky/West Virginia Ministers Coalition
* The Climate Challenge to Faithful Investing
Thursday 3:30 pm – 4:45 pm, check program book; Socially Responsible Investing Committee
Public Witness for Environmental Justice
Thursday 5:15 pm – 7:30 pm, Belvedere park, adjacent to Galt House Hotel; With special guest Wendell Berry. Gather under the UUMFE banner.
Bidder 70 Screening
Thursday 7:45 pm – 9:30 pm, Marriott Hotel Ballroom 9/10. Join UUMFE for its very brief annual meeting followed by the inspiring story of UU Tim DeChristopher’s EJ journey. UU Ministry for Earth (UUMFE)
Our Covenant with Gaia: Networking with UUs
Friday 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm, KICC Cascade A; Kentucky/West Virginia Ministers Coalition
Cheap Eats. Just Eats.
Friday 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm, KICC 201-202; President’s Advisory Committee on Ethical Eating
** A Theology of Eco-Justice: Appalachia and Beyond, a panel discussion of an emerging eco-justice theological and ethical framework. Saturday 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm, KICC Cascade C; UU Ministry for Earth (UUMFE)
Our Covenant with Gaia: Networking with Partners
Saturday 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm, KICC 209; Kentucky/West Virginia Ministers Coalition