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Shalem: “Game Change: Climate Hope and Action for a Secure Future” with John Northrop

March 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Free
Join us for a special Shalem program on climate wellness!
John Northrop is Birmingham Group Leader for Citizens’ Climate Lobby/Citizens’ Climate Education (CCL/CCE). CCL/CCE is an international, non-profit, non-partisan, 99 percent volunteer organization devoted to climate education, advocacy, and action. John is a former journalist, first as a photographer and reporter for the Birmingham News, later as environmental, then City Hall reporter for the Birmingham Post-Herald; he also has been a writer-photographer-editor for the Birmingham Reporter (an early 1970s Southside weekly) and the Samoa News of Pago Pago, American Samoa. John’s second career was public education and he served as school system executive in Arizona, California, Georgia, and in the Kentucky Department of Education. His happiest posting was his last: 14 years as executive director of the Alabama School of Fine Arts, where he retired in 2011. He is a graduate of Andalusia High School, Birmingham-Southern College, and the Harvard Graduate School of Education.

John’s presentation is entitled, “Game Change: Climate Hope and Action for a Secure Future.” Learn more about the science of climate change, and how you can take action in your life towards environmental wellness. This session will also feature framing and discussion on Jewish environmental ethics.

For Zoom information please register at: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAvd-qrqjkiGdXCXF5MdKzBI0JV0wBV3fWG

This program is part of our Shalem series, designed  to support your physical, environmental, mental and spiritual well being. Judaism’s vision for a life well lived is a life of wholeness. Shalem means wholeness, healthy, harmony, total wellbeing. It is related to shalom, peace. Temple Beth El is intentionally hosting programs to support you in cultivating these values.  

Details

Date:
March 11
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAvd-qrqjkiGdXCXF5MdKzBI0JV0wBV3fWG

Organizer

Temple Beth-El
Phone:
205-933-2740
Email:
mnorman@templebeth-el.net
Website:
www.templebeth-el.net

Venue

Zoom