Climate Justice Presentation: Plastics

Sunday, April 18 at 11:15 AM
This presentation will feature our own Bill Arnold on plastics.  Bill has a Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering and is a Distinguished McKnight University and Joseph T. and Rose S. Ling Professor, a member of the Department of Civil, Environmental, and Geo-Engineering, the U of MN and Institute on the Environment Fellow and Associate Editor, Environmental Science & Technology Letters. 

We will begin with a 20 min. video from John Oliver on plastic pollution followed by a discussion on the limitations of recycling plastics, the breakdown of plastics in the environment and the search for sustainable plastics. So bring your questions and join us next Sunday. A Zoom link will be published in next week’s Friday Update.

ONLINE Women Who Read Book Club

Women Who Read welcomes all women and non-binary people who find their home in women-centric spaces. Meets next ONLINE on Monday, April 12 at 7:00 PM to discuss Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane by Lisa See. If you have questions about the Women Who Read book club, please contact Christy Dachelet.

A Zoom meeting ID will be emailed to current participants before the meeting (see why here). New attendees: please email Christy Dachelet to request meeting details. If you’re new to Zoom or would like some extra help, we’ve created an instruction document that takes you through how to install and use Zoom.

ONLINE Tuesday Night Book Club

Meets next ONLINE on Tuesday, April 13 at 7:00 PM to discuss the book On Tyranny: Twenty Lessons from the Twentieth Century by Timothy Snyder.

A Zoom meeting ID will be emailed to current participants before the meeting (see why here). If you have questions, please contact Adam Schenck or Gary Charles. New members are always welcome.

New attendees: please email Gary Charles to request Zoom meeting ID/password details. If you’re new to Zoom or would like some extra help, we’ve created an instruction document that takes you through how to install and use Zoom.

(Formerly Men’s Book Club)