From private action to public policy: be part of the solutions!
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 | 9am to 5pm
Augusta Civic Center
(Arrange a carpool with Go Maine!)
Two concurrent events on one day!
Across Maine, families, farms, small businesses, schools, organizations and governments are engaged in exciting initiatives to solve climate change. Climate Solutions will showcase these initiatives, bringing people together to explore practical and sustainable climate solutions here in Maine.
Get a sneak peek at what you’ll see at the Expo!
Using the Climate Solutions Maine 2020 Vision as a framework for discussion, inspire and encourage positive and effective action to start solving climate change now, here in Maine.
$25 includes lunch – 9 am to 5 pm.
Summiters: Registration is now closed (see list of registered Summiters) – walk ins will be accepted if space is available
If you care about the Maine your children will inherit, turn your attention to Augusta on March 12, 2014. Climate Solutions will bring Mainers together to work for better ways to prevent pollution and prepare for changes that will affect us all.
Come to the Augusta Civic Center on March 12!
Plenty of free parking. Ride sharing through GO MAINE!
Expo: What We Can Do Now
Exhibits and presentations on efficiency, adaptation planning, renewable energy, farming, fisheries, sustainability education, emergency management and much, much more. See our list of exhibitors!
FREE and open to the public. No registration required. Come any time between 9 am and 5 pm. See the full schedule!
Plenary: Voices of Maine Working People
Learn how working people in Maine are seeing the impacts of a changing climate.
FREE and open to the public 12 noon to 1:15 pm in the main Expo hall.
Summit: What Should We Do Together?
Consider climate solutions and public policy implications. Help Maine achieve a shared vision in which our state is thriving despite many challenges caused by a changing climate. See the list of registered Summiters.
$25 includes lunch. To reserve your place at the discussion table, please register now!
College and University Presidents’ Summit on Climate Change and Higher Education
Join the Presidents of six Maine colleges and universities as they discuss how the State of Maine should move forward on climate mitigation and adaptation in relation to higher education.
FREE and open to the public (limited seating). 1:15 to 3 pm, March 12, Augusta Civic Center.
A Conversation with Maine’s Speaker of the House and Senate President
Join Maine’s Speaker of the House Mark Eves and Senate President Justin Alfond for a conversation about climate legislation in the 126th Session of the Maine Legislature, and prospects for progress in the future.
FREE and open to the public (limited seating). 4 to 5 pm, March 12, Augusta Civic Center.
Calling All Volunteers!
Help us reach our fundraising goal!
For more information or to get involved, please contact Karen Marysdaughter (525-4538) or Fred Horch (522-6844), or email firstname.lastname@example.org.