What we're about

The John Bachman Group of the Sierra Club in Columbia, SC, has an Outings Program to involve group members and guests on local outings to natural and wilderness areas, in South Carolina. The SC Chapter of the Sierra Club has identified the many "Special Places" in our state which contain natural scenic beauty, wildlife habitat, and recreation areas, for all our citizens to enjoy. The John Bachman is one of the largest groups in the SC Chapter of the Sierra Club, representing many environmental communties in the midlands of South Carolina. Monthly group meeting are held on the third Thursday of each month in the Gamecock Room (first floor), at the Luther Lee Bldg. 1314 Lincoln St. Columbia, SC 29201. Programs consist of guest speakers who provide envioronmental educational programs and influening local policy issues related to conservation and the enviornment. Our mission is to "Explore, Enjoy, and Protect the Planet" More can be found on our statewide outings website SC Chapter website: http://www.sierraclub.org/south-carolina

All participants on a JBG Outing will be asked to sign a "Release of Liability" waiver prior to the outing. Some outings are limited to the size of the group due to the area.

Pets and firearms are not allow on club outings. There are no fees for club outings unless stated. There are no membership fees to join the John Bachman Group meet-up.

About The Sierra Club

The Sierra Club is America's largest and most influential grassroots environmental & conservation organization, with more that 2.4 million members and supporters. In addition to helping people from all backgrounds explore nature and our outdoor heritage, the Sierra Club works to promote clean energy, safeguard the health of our communities, protect wildlife, and preserve our remaining wild places through grassroots activism, public education, lobbying, and legal action. For more information, visit our national website: http://www.sierraclub.org

Upcoming events (5+)

Inspiring Educational Public Programs w/ John Bachman Gp Sierra Club

Gamecock Room in the Luther Lee Building

• What we'll do Sierra club of the Midlands( John Bachman Sierra Club ) presentation : SOLAR POWER Double Header Sara Hummel Rajca of SmartPower, SolarizeSC, & the Solar Council will give you the latest, up-to-date information to take advantage of solar renewable energy. Integral to that, Benton Wislinski will also inform us of 8 important bills concerning smart energy and your home coming before the South Carolina General Assembly. Six of these are from House Utility Ratepayer Protection Committee. There are two additional bills that have broad bi-partisan support that involve 1) removing the cap on net metering and third party sales, and 2) incentivizing energy efficiency and establishing IRPs. • What to bring Bring someone with you • Important to know Come early so we can start on time!

Inspiring Educational Public Programs w/ John Bachman Gp Sierra Club

Gamecock Room in the Luther Lee Building

• What we'll do Sierra club of the Midlands( John Bachman Sierra Club ) presentation : SOLAR POWER Double Header Sara Hummel Rajca of SmartPower, SolarizeSC, & the Solar Council will give you the latest, up-to-date information to take advantage of solar renewable energy. Integral to that, Benton Wislinski will also inform us of 8 important bills concerning smart energy and your home coming before the South Carolina General Assembly. Six of these are from House Utility Ratepayer Protection Committee. There are two additional bills that have broad bi-partisan support that involve 1) removing the cap on net metering and third party sales, and 2) incentivizing energy efficiency and establishing IRPs. • What to bring Bring someone with you • Important to know Come early so we can start on time!

Inspiring Educational Public Programs w/ John Bachman Gp Sierra Club

Gamecock Room in the Luther Lee Building

• What we'll do Sierra club of the Midlands( John Bachman Sierra Club ) presentation : SOLAR POWER Double Header Sara Hummel Rajca of SmartPower, SolarizeSC, & the Solar Council will give you the latest, up-to-date information to take advantage of solar renewable energy. Integral to that, Benton Wislinski will also inform us of 8 important bills concerning smart energy and your home coming before the South Carolina General Assembly. Six of these are from House Utility Ratepayer Protection Committee. There are two additional bills that have broad bi-partisan support that involve 1) removing the cap on net metering and third party sales, and 2) incentivizing energy efficiency and establishing IRPs. • What to bring Bring someone with you • Important to know Come early so we can start on time!

Inspiring Educational Public Programs w/ John Bachman Gp Sierra Club

Gamecock Room in the Luther Lee Building

• What we'll do Sierra club of the Midlands( John Bachman Sierra Club ) presentation : SOLAR POWER Double Header Sara Hummel Rajca of SmartPower, SolarizeSC, & the Solar Council will give you the latest, up-to-date information to take advantage of solar renewable energy. Integral to that, Benton Wislinski will also inform us of 8 important bills concerning smart energy and your home coming before the South Carolina General Assembly. Six of these are from House Utility Ratepayer Protection Committee. There are two additional bills that have broad bi-partisan support that involve 1) removing the cap on net metering and third party sales, and 2) incentivizing energy efficiency and establishing IRPs. • What to bring Bring someone with you • Important to know Come early so we can start on time!

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OUTINGS -- Come share Ideas for JBG Outings for 2019

916 Ontario Dr

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