Free screening of climate change documentary "Do The Math"
Followed by facilitated discussion on how to make Jackson Heights
more sustainable and more resilient
Friday, November 8, 7:30 - 9:30 PM
United Community Methodist Church
[masked]th Ave., Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(Between 81st and 82nd Streets. Take E or F to Roosevelt Avenue stop, a short walk from there.)
Jackson Heights Beautification Group www.jhbg.org
Jackson Heights Green Alliance www.jhgreen.org
Resilience NYC Meetup www.meetup.com/resiliencenyc
Climate scientists have measured the carbon in fossil fuel supplies still to be burned and the consequences if it is all used. "Do the Math" features the rising movement to change the terrifying math of the climate crisis, challenge the fossil fuel industry, and promote a global power shift to clean energy. (42 minutes) www.350.org/math. Plus video shorts - "Climate Change 101" from the Climate Reality Project (4 minutes), and "300 Years of Fossil Fuels" (5 minutes) from Post Carbon Institute.
After the screening we'll talk about how to make Jackson Heights more sustainable and more resilient. Links to existing programs, resources, and local civic groups will be provided.
Resilience NYC is organizing screenings in LIC and other neighborhoods. Contact us for more information.