Date: February 16, 2019
Time: 1-5:30 p.m.
Location: Silverwood Park, 2500 County Rd E W, Saint Anthony, MN 55421
Climate Generation is excited to partner with Three Rivers Park District to present Climate Conversations: Silverwood Park!
Reflect, Inspire, Engage. Explore climate change and art, bringing data to life through conversations with local experts in your community.
Learn about the latest climate science, shared through the power of art; listen to stories of how climate change affects our lives from Executive Director of Minnesota Fringe Dawn Bentley, artist MaryBeth Garrigan, and musician and poet Ben Weaver, who created an original piece for this Climate Conversation.
Participate in conversation-oriented, innovative solutions workshops and activities to learn what you can do to solve climate change, including:
- Poetry for Politicians with Erin Sharkey of Free Black Dirt
- Interactive activities with Water Bar & Public Studio and Yo Mama’s Watering (W)hole
- Art exhibition Phase II by Futures North
- Collective art project bike printing press with musician and poet, Ben Weaver and Monica Larson of Sister Black Press
- Preview filmmaker Ryan Clancy’s documentary work, One Must be a Sea
This is a free event, and all ages are welcome. Reservations required.
The event will open with a resource fair comprised of local environmentally-conscious organizations. Social hour from 4:30-5:30 PM includes a cash bar and climate-friendly hors d’ oeuvres.
Climate Conversations is a series organized by Three Rivers Park District in partnership with Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy.