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EARTH DAYS 2018 – Earth Summit


Friday, April 20 – Sunday, April 22

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Kicking-off off a monthly Climate Action Forum, the last Thursday of every month from 6-8 PM! Dates: 5/31, 6/28, 7/26, 9/27, 10/25, 11/29, and 12/27.

Saturday, April 21 · 9 AM-6:30 PM · $25

Presenting renowned environmentalist Paul Hawken’s DRAWDOWN — The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming, followed by call-to-action presentations and panels with local and national experts, lunch, a World Cafe brainstorming session, Sound meditation, and more.

Earth Summit Schedule:

9 AM:  Doors open and registration

9:30 – 9:45 AM: Welcome and introduction.

9:45 – 11:30 AM: Presenting Paul Hawken’s DRAWDOWN – The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming.

11:40 AM – 12:40 PM: ENERGY & SUSTAINABILITY – Presentation and panel discussion with Gordian Raacke (Renewable Energy Long Island), Jen Garvey (Deepwater Wind), and Andrew Smith (Greenlogic).

12:40 – 1:10 PM: LUNCH

1:10 – 2:10 PM: LAND & WATER – Presentations and panel discussion with Bob deLuca (Group for the East End), Edwina von Gal (Perfect Earth Project), Kevin McAllister (Defend H2O), Ann Welker (Southampton Town Trustee), Colleen Henn (Surfrider Foundation, East End Chapter), and John Bouvier (Southampton Town Board).

2:20 – 3:20 PM: PERSONAL ACTION – Videos, ideas and discussion about what you can do to help our environment. With Sarah Hunnewell, Bruce Humenek of Applied Energy Group, and Joe Densieski of Wastewater Works.

3:30 – 4:30 PM: GOVERNMENT ACTION – Presentations and panel discussions with Town Supervisor Jay Schneiderman, Assemblyman Fred Thiele, Legislator Bridget Fleming, and Southampton Mayor Michael Irving, led by Karl Grossman.

4:45 – 6:15 PM: WORLD CAFE hosted by Dorothy Reilly

6:15 – 6:45 PM: SOUND MEDITATION by Daniel Lauter – Clear, calm, and re-focus your mind after a day of learning and inspiration.

Earth Days 2018 committee:

Co-Chairs: Elyn Kronemeyer, and Dorothy Reilly

Committee Members: James Ewing and Sarah Hunnewell

Special thanks to Tesla Motors

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Saturday Feb 17 - Sunday Mar 25

Expanding the field of visual tropes, methods and materials, the 23 female artists on view will offer an artistic spectrum that ranges from the sublime to the utilitarian, from expressionism to precision, and from humor to drama. Curated by Janet Goleas.


Monday Feb 26 - Sunday May 20

With Artist-in-Residence Andrea Cote, the public will participate in collaborative printmaking and video. Participants will come together over the course of two months in a series of movement and art-making workshops culminating in a performance and large-scale tapestry.