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Fri Dec 7, 6-8:30 pm  -  "The Reluctant Radical",  a potluck, movie and discussion hosted by the Baltimore Gathering of the Commons, a project of the Baltimore Gift Economy.   The film is a documentary about an activist, a "value-turner" attempting to shut down U.S tar sands oil pipelines, a dramatic effort to stop the fossil fuel industry and  combat climate change. Location: 801 W Baltimore St, Baltimore

Mon Dec 10 7pm  - "What Lies Upstream" Howard Co. Sierra Club showing of film on coal industry related chemical pollution of drinking water in West Virginia.  Location: the Elkridge Library, 6540 Washington Blvd, Elkridge, MD 21075.  Info and registration here.  

Thurs, Dec 13 7pm Less Plastic Please meeting in Wegman's, 8855 McGaw Rd, Columbia, MD, upstairs eating area.  Sign petition here . Come to continue plans for the campaign for a plastic bag fee in Howard County

Thurs, Dec 13, 7 PM Phil Aleto with the Backbone Campaign will lead a discussion about strategies to grow the local climate movement. Please join us to help us plan to advocate for climate action by the new Anne Arundel county leadership and the state General Assembly. Sponsored by Climate Stewards of Greater Annapolis. Held at the Annapolis Friends Meeting, 351 Dubois Rd, Annapolis MD

Mon Dec 17 noon-1:30 pm , Webinar on Transportation and Community Health sponsored by the Maryland Environmental Health Network (MdEHN).  Sign up here.   This is the last in a series of webinars that will be available online soon to view anytime.    

Tues Dec 18, 7 pm   HoCoCA Advocacy meeting - and bring appetizer/dessert to share.  RSVP for location 

Thurs, Dec 20, 5:30 – 7:00pm Howard County Green Drinks at  the Black Flag Brewing Company 9315 Snowden River Pkwy, Ste C, Columbia, Maryland 21046

Wed Jan 9 - Opening Day Maryland General Assembly 

Mon Jan 14, 7 pm HoCo Sierra Club Group briefing on priority Sierra Club bills in the Maryland Legislature in 2019 at the Howard Co. Central Library, 10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia MD 21044. 

Mon Feb 18   CCAN Lobby Day in Annapolis.  Details soon. 

Save the Date:  Tues Jun 4, 2019 - HoCo Climate Action Fundraiser at Tino's Italian Bistro