350.org and a broad coalition of national organizations have called for another People’s Climate March, this time on April 29th in Washington, DC, marking the end of the President’s first 100 days in office. 350Vermont is ready to mobilize!
Getting to DC
Buses: will leave vermont, Friday April 28, around 6:00AM. After the March buses will depart from DC around 6:00PM for a red-eye trip back to Vermont. Bus riders will need lodging in the DC area for Friday Night(4/28). Consider staying with friends or family, checking out airbnb, or seeing if some of these local hostels have any rooms available. We are working on securing free, indoor floor camping space.
Rideshare:Need a ride to PCM? Are you driving to PCM and have room? eRideShare is a great rideshare system where you can connect with other potential carpoolers. Click here to visit their People’s Climate March-specific page.
Amtrak: Interested in taking the scenic route? Amtrak has daily service from Vermont to DC, check out options today.
Biking: Want to get some exercise before the march? Some local Vermonters will be biking the C&O canal on their way to DC! Interested and want more info? Contact Katherine at email@example.com to get connected.
Check out some of the events we have lined up for the Month of April!
April 2 – Upper Valley Volunteer Day
April 4 – Mother Up! Lobby Day
April 12 – Youth Lobby Day
April 15 – Bus Captain Training – Manchester and Montpelier
April 14 – Art Build, Brattleboro, Co-op
April 22 – Karma Bird House Art Build & Teach In, Burlington
April 23 – Eco-Sabbath
April 29 – Peoples’ Climate March!!
May 6 – Intersectionality within the Climate Movement Panel Discussion, Burlington
TBD – Storytelling talk backs, various locations.
Interested in spreading the word about PCM? Find posters and flyers for the Peoples Climate March in Washington, DC & Montpelier in this google folder.
Thank you to our Sponsors:
Ben & Jerry’s ⋅ Seventh Generation ⋅ Northshire Books ⋅ Concept2 ⋅ Natural Mattress Company ⋅ Vermont Energy Investment Corporation