The calendar shows events we are part of, and events we are sponsoring. For more events of interest, check out our partners Climate Council of Kansas City and Deep Roots KC.

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Apr
19
Mon
Read Aloud: A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety @ On Zoom
Apr 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join the Kansas City Kansas Public Library’s Book Club for the reading of

A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety: How to Keep Your Cool on a Warming Planet”

by Dr. Sarah Jacquette Ray

Mondays 1-2 pm CDT April 5th – 26th, 2021

Climate change affects all life on our planet. It can be overwhelming and discouraging. Dr. Sarah Jaquette Ray has created an “existential tool kit” for the climate generation. Combining insights from psychology, sociology, social movements, mindfulness, and the environmental humanities, Ray explains why and how we need to let go of eco-guilt, resist burnout, and cultivate resilience while advocating for climate justice.

The first 20 registrants will have complimentary copies provided to them. These copies will be available at the West Wyandotte Library located at 1737 N. 82nd Street.

After the reading, we will have a short discussion period.

Apr
22
Thu
Exploring the Naturalist Tradition: A Legacy of Passion, Prose, and Poetry @ Zoom - register below for link
Apr 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Join the K-State Extension Master Naturalist Advanced Training Event

Exploring the Naturalist Tradition: A Legacy of Passion, Prose, and Poetry

Presented by Dr. Jeffrey Fouquet, Educator & Extension Master Naturalist

Social Hour: 5:30 pm; Presentation 6:30 pm.

Have you ever climbed a tree in a windstorm? Is there an outdoor space that revitalizes you? Can you find lessons and metaphors for living in the natural world? Do you feel an indescribable emotional – perhaps even spiritual – connection with our furred, feathered, or finned neighbors?

After the dark and cold of winter on the heels of a once-in-a-lifetime year of social isolation, gather friends and spread the word for an entertaining and inspiring Earth Day exploration that celebrates the passion, prose, and poetry of pioneering naturalists!

Register at this link for a joyous Earth Day Event!

Apr
26
Mon
Read Aloud: A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety @ On Zoom
Apr 26 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Join the Kansas City Kansas Public Library’s Book Club for the reading of

A Field Guide to Climate Anxiety: How to Keep Your Cool on a Warming Planet”

by Dr. Sarah Jacquette Ray

Mondays 1-2 pm CDT April 5th – 26th, 2021

Climate change affects all life on our planet. It can be overwhelming and discouraging. Dr. Sarah Jaquette Ray has created an “existential tool kit” for the climate generation. Combining insights from psychology, sociology, social movements, mindfulness, and the environmental humanities, Ray explains why and how we need to let go of eco-guilt, resist burnout, and cultivate resilience while advocating for climate justice.

The first 20 registrants will have complimentary copies provided to them. These copies will be available at the West Wyandotte Library located at 1737 N. 82nd Street.

After the reading, we will have a short discussion period.