Florida Earth Festival
Florida Earth Festival 2014 is a celebration of the people, policies,
products, and services that are moving us toward sustainability.
It will take place from April 12th through April 25th, and will
include many affiliated events around the county. On April 19th
and 20th, The Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Boca Raton
will host indoor and outdoor Earth Day events at University Woodlands
Park. The Loxahatchee Group will have a table at this event and
encourage you to attend. For more information visit http://www.floridaearthfestival.com.
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several of the attractions featured at this year's event.
Wednesday, April 23,
General Membership Meeting: How Big is Your Carbon Footprint?
Christopher McVoy, Ph.D., a world-renowned Ecohydrologist, Everglades
expert, author, and elected official will be the featured speaker
at the Loxahatchee Group Sierra Club meeting on Wednesday, April
23, 2014. Dr. McVoy is the principal author of Landscapes and
Hydrology of the Predrainage Everglades. He currently serves as
the Lead Environmental Scientist for South Florida Engineering
and Consulting, LLC and is in his second elected term as a City
Commissioner. Dr. McVoy will speak on “low emission lifestyles”
and the mark individuals and communities can make in reducing
their carbon footprint and mitigating climate change. This meeting
is free and open to the public. Location: Lantana County
Public Library Community Room Date: Wednesday, April
23, 2014 Time: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. For more information contact
The executive committee
of the Sierra Club Loxahatchee Group meets the first Wednesday
of every month at Total Wine in Boynton Beach. Any member is welcomed
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You may view outings offered
throughout Florida by visiting http://florida.sierraclub.org/outings/browse.asp