Climate Action: What Now? Reports From the Front Lines
Two nationally recognized leaders on climate change are coming to Whidbey Island for the 2017 Trudy Sundberg Lecture Series.
Speaking on “Climate Action: What Now? Reports from the Front Lines,” will be KC Golden and Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, two different generations speaking about their experiences in the world of climate-change activism.
The lecture series honors the memory of Trudy Sundberg, a beloved Whidbey Island teacher and civic activist.
The lectures are scheduled for:
Friday, March 24, 7 p.m., Coupeville High School Performing Arts Center, 501 S. Main St., Coupeville, WA 98239
Saturday, March 25, 7 p.m., Whidbey Island Center for the Arts, 565 Camano Ave, Langley, WA 98260
Admission is free and seating is first come, first served. There will be Q&A time following the presentations. In addition to the two public presentations, Martinez will also make a special appearance on Friday March, 24 at South Whidbey High School.
Golden is senior policy adviser at Seattle’s Climate Solutions and Board Chair at 350.org, a global climate advocacy group. Martinez, 16, is youth director of Earth Guardians, an organization of activists, artists and musicians from across the globe stepping up to address climate change and other important issues.