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Protecting Creation: A Jewish Response to Climate Change

December 6, 2015 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

$5 - $10
Jewish tradition teaches us to protect the Earth for future generations. As Jews, we are obligated to deepen our commitment to stewardship and protecting the Earth through outreach, activism and Jewish learning. Our speakers will discuss the politics, science, national security concerns and social implications of climate change. The Please Touch Museum will be leading fun, interactive environmental education sessions for children in grades K-5 at the same time as the Speakers Panel. Five in-depth workshop options available following panel.
Featured Speakers:
  • Rabbi Nina Beth Cardin of the Baltimore Jewish Environmental Network (BJEN)
  • Rear Adm (ret) David W. Titley, is Founding Director of the Center for Solutions to Weather and Climate Risk at Penn State University
  • Dr. Jalone L. White-Newsome, a Federal Policy Analyst for WE ACT for Environmental Justice
Please join the community for this important and educational event!
Click here for a detailed listing of the workshops on offer.

Click here to register now. – See more at: https://www.jewishphilly.org/get-involved/federation-events/protecting-creation-responding-to-climate-change#sthash.EJ7Miggt.dpuf

 

Venue

Adath Israel
250 North Highland Avenue
Merion Station, PA 19066 United States
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Phone:
610-934-1919
Website:
www.adathisrael.org