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Major Faith and Climate Conference (September 1, 2011)

posted Jul 28, 2011, 10:29 AM by Rob Hogg
Please mark your calendars and join people of faith from across Iowa as we come together to learn what is happening to the Earth’s climate; address issues of Climate Justice; and discern ways that we can make a difference as individuals and congregations in this issue which impacts each one of us.

Our “Faith in a Changing Climate” conference will be held on Thursday, September 1, 2011 from 10:00 AM - 3:30 PM at the West Des Moines Christian Church, 4501 Mills Civic Parkway in West Des Moines, Iowa. Doors will open at 9:15 AM.

Featured speakers:

Susan Stephenson, Executive Director of The Regeneration Project and the National Interfaith Power & Light Campaign

Dr. Craig Just, Coordinator of Sustainability Programs for the College of Engineering at the University of Iowa and Chair of the Sustainability Curriculum Advisory Committee

Dr. Jim Martin-Schramm, Professor of Religion and Research Chair for the Center for Ethics and Public Life at Luther College

Registration Cost is $35 and includes continental breakfast, lunch, and an Environmental Toolkit for each participant. Plus! The first 100 registrants will receive a copy of Sally Bingham’s book Love God, Heal Earth!
To register, please visit www.iowaipl.orgFor more information please contact Susan Guy, Executive Director of Iowa IPL at or 515-689-1112.