CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Virtual Screening of YOUTH v GOV

Zoom

How can we bring accountability over the climate crisis? YOUTH v GOV is the inspiring story of 21 youth activists from across the nation as they file a groundbreaking lawsuit against the United States. The case reveals a wealth of evidence that the U.S. government has endangered their constitutional rights to life, liberty, and property…

Climate Solutions: Post-Forum Discussion with Julia Nerbonne

Zoom

This year, the Westminster Town Hall Forum has presented a series of programs on climate change solutions featuring five women on the forefront of climate research, science, and policy. Join Julia Nerbonne, MNIPL's Executive Director, for a follow-up discussion on the treasure-trove of ideas and solutions shared and how you can take them into your communities.

MNIPL’s Duluth Area Earth Day Fellowship Gathering

Park Point Duluth, MN

Join this casual get together for congregational and community partners. Arrive at 4 pm at Park Point for a beach walk, talk, and clean up for an hour. At 5:30, we'll share food and social time together outside.  Event is weather dependent; cancellation decision to be made by 2 pm at the latest on the…

Concert: The Earth Sings Beauty

St. Andrews Lutheran Church 900 Stillwater Rd, Mahtomedia, MN

The National Lutheran Choir’s 2022 Spring Concert will feature the world premiere of Lament of the Earth, winner of the Dale Warland Singers Commission Award, with music by Steve Heitzeg and libretto by Susan Palo Cherwien. A special pre-concert talk featuring insight from Steve, Susan, and Terri Burnor from MNIPL will begin at 3:15 pm…

The Psychology of Climate Action

Zoom

Are you a climate activist? Maybe you’ve heard it said, "Anxiety is our superpower...." But what happens when anxiety leads to despair and hopelessness? Join our May Community Connector webinar for a conversation about how faith, spiritual practices, and community can be sources of support and meaning as we face the psychological impacts of long-term…

Renewable Energy Tour 2022

Join Minnesota Interfaith Power & Light and our partners in the Just Solar Coalition for a tour in Northern Minnesota promoting renewable energy. This is a great opportunity to visit solar sites and learn more about investments in the northland that are supporting a just transition to a green and sustainable economy for all. A…

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Policy Team Meeting

Zoom

Help advocate for policy initiatives and mobilize congregations to push for a 100% renewable and equitable future for all. MNIPL's Policy Team meets virtually every other Monday. Come for one meeting or join us regularly! Email [email protected] for the Zoom link.

Webinar: Minnesota Power, Equity and Public Health

Zoom

The investments that utilities make in energy infrastructure, including coal and gas plants, have significant impacts on public health, environmental justice, equity, and more. Everyone in Minnesota should have the opportunity to understand these impacts. Join this webinar as we dive into the data behind a first-of-its-kind study in Minnesota that evaluated public health and…

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Muslim Climate Action Circle

Zoom

Join this online community conversation that reflects on climate justice topics through the lens of Islam. MCAC meets on the 4th Sundays at 4:00 pm and is open to people from all religious traditions and spiritual practices.

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Drop-in Office Hours

Zoom

Each week on Thursdays, MNIPL hosts a Virtual Drop-in Office Hour between noon and 1:00 pm. We have a Zoom room open for you to pop in and connect with either Charissa Verdroon or Buff Grace on our outreach team. This is a great opportunity to ask questions, get new ideas, share your struggles, or…