Albuquerque


Friday, May 9, 2014

Albuquerque Concert & Fundraiser

The Climate March band will be putting on a concert at The Source at 1111 Carlisle Blvd from 6 – 10 PM. The event is free and open to the public. Come hear the band sing various music including classic folk songs. Some local bands may play as well.

 

Saturday, May 10, 2014

Albuquerque Procession and Rally (Facebook EventAlbuquerque poster)

Albuquerque Great March for Climate Action Banner Procession

On May 10 the Marchers arrive in Albuquerque carrying banners of our local environmental organizations! To offer your banner to be carried contact Jimmy@climatemarch.org.

10:15 AM: Gather & Assemble Banners & Musical Instruments

10:30 AM: Depart

Location: Gather on Central Ave. at Unser Crossing parking area to walk 1½ hours (4.3 miles) to the site of the Climate Rally (see below)

Host: Great March for Climate Action, Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter

 

Great March for Climate Action Rally

Receive the Climate Marchers and prepare for the Rally for Renewables at PNM’s Shareholders Meeting on May 15. Bring potent educational soundbites for sign-making!

12 PM: Rally Begins

Location: Washington Middle School Rec Field, 1101 Park Ave SW, Albuquerque, NM 87102

Contact: Anhi Rocheleau, 505.490.7031, Ahni@climatemarch.org, Great March for Climate Action

Host: Great March for Climate Action, Sierra Club Rio Grande Chapter, Southwest Organizing Project

Co-Host: Pledge, 350.org, NMIPL

Speaker bios

 

Sunday, May, 11, 2014

Great March for Climate Action at the Public Market

The Climate March will be at The Public Market, Blacksmith Shop Building from 9AM – 3PM before heading onward to Washington DC the following morning. If you missed the rally, or want to hear more from the marchers, come and visit.

The Public Market is held at the Albuquerque Rail Yards. www.railyardsmarket.org

 

Thursday, May, 15, 2014

PNM – Rally For Renewables – Hosted by Sierra Club: Rio Grande Chapter

As PNM plans to retire two coal units at the San Juan Generating Station, New Mexicans call on the utility to use renewable energy rather than fossil fuels as replacement power. People concerned about the effects of climate change on New Mexico and all around the world are gathering to call on PNM to ramp up its use of renewable energy. Host: 350.org, Sierra Club, NEE, NMIPL, Great March for Climate Action, Pledge of Resistence.

This event is part of Two Weeks of Climate Action. See more here: http://riograndesierraclub.org/node/2416.

We will be preparing for this event at the Great March for Climate Action on Saturday March 10th: http://climatemarch.org/newmexico/albuquerque/

If you have any questions email: camilla.feibelman@sierraclub.org