Tuesday, March 24, 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences
11 W. Jones Street, Raleigh
NCIPL’s inaugural Spring Into Action Celebration features a reception and remarks from Interfaith Power & Light’s founder and president Rev. Sally Bingham. Rev. Bingham has brought widespread attention to the link between religious faith and the environment through her work, including with The Regeneration Project and as lead author for Love God, Heal Earth. She serves as Canon for the Environment in the Episcopal Diocese of California. The event is free and open to the public but registration is required.
Wednesday, March 25, 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
NC General Assembly
Interfaith Power & Light founder and president Rev. Sally Bingham will join NCIPL at the NC General Assembly in Raleigh for the Faith Voices for Clean Energy Advocacy Day. We will meet with members of the General Assembly to hear their vision for North Carolina and to express support for new and existing clean energy policies. NCIPL has recorded a webinar on the policy issues we are watching, what to expect during Advocacy Day, and to answer questions. For those who cannot join in person, they can log on and send emails to General Assembly members starting the evening of March 24. Click here to register.
Thursday, March 26, 1 p.m. – Friday, March 27, 2:45 p.m.
Benson University Center, Wake Forest University
1834 Wake Forest Road, Winston-Salem
Human rights and the humanities are vital lenses for understanding the unequal impacts of climate change and environmental degradation as well as the values that shape our responses. This symposium features several prominent speakers, including Interfaith Power & Light founder and President Rev. Sally Bingham, along with panels on values and morality, local engagement, and impacts on indigenous peoples. The symposium is free and open to the public. Click here to register.