Social Action Committee of Congregation M’kor Shalom in Cherry Hill hosts Climate Change Program

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Date(s) - 02/05/20
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

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Congregation M'kor Shalom

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

January 9, 2020
Contact: Pamela Barroway, pambarroway@gmail.com
Congregation M’kor Shalom: 856-424-4220
CLIMATE CHANGE: IT’S ON US TO BE THE CHANGE!
The Social Justice Initiative of Congregation M’kor Shalom presents “Climate Change: It’s on US to Be the Change!” on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm.
Free and open to the community, the event takes place in the synagogue social hall, 850 E. Evesham Road, Cherry Hill, NJ, 08003.  To register, please visit https://mkorshalom.org/events/climateadult.
PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
Jeff Tittel, Director of the New Jersey Chapter of the Sierra Club, who will speak about:
~ How science shows climate change is human-caused, and specific examples of impact in New Jersey (at the shore, hurricanes, floods, etc.)
~ Realistic, doable ideas on steps people can take in their daily lives to make changes right now.
Ryan Rebozo, Ph.D., Director of Conservation Science, Pinelands Preservation Alliance, who will speak about:
~ The impact of climate change on that nearby jewel, the New Jersey Pine Barrens.
Presentations followed by Q&A
Special activity:
~ Plant tree seeds to nurture indoors and replant outdoors in the spring.
Congregation M’kor Shalom is a Reform Jewish congregation that values and honors Jewish tradition, appreciates progressive thinking and embraces diversity. Founded in 1974, the synagogue offers a full range of programming for families, couples, singles, children and seniors.
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