Recent weeks have brought record-breaking temperatures and intense flooding. In this period of mourning on the Jewish calendar, these climate disasters make our despair all too real. On Tisha B’Av, while we commemorate the destruction of the Second Temple, we can turn our despair into hope and action.
Join us for a briefing from the U.S. Department of Energy about the climate and energy resources available to faith communities. Hear from Adamah’s Chief National Programs Officer, Risa Alyson Cooper along with other speakers.Tues July 18 @ 3 pm ET | Register Here
Join the Jewish Earth Alliance for Lobby Prep for New and Experienced Activists in advance of the Tisha B’Av Virtual Lobby Day for Climate Solutions.Tues Jul 18 @ 8 pm ET | Register Here
Our climate is changing, and for many of us the stress and uncertainty is very real. Madeline Canfield of Jewish Youth Climate Movement joins Recustom for this virtual event to dive deeper into our own human resilience and explore ways to cope with climate grief.Wed July 19 @ 6 pm ET | Register Here
To start with what is new yet ancient: The Shalom Center welcomes you to the sad obligation to mourn for the continuing destruction of our universal Temple Earth, just days before Tisha B’Av, and to bring active hope to protect and heal the universal Temple of all life on Earth. As part of the program, Jewish Youth Climate Movement’s Madeline Canfield will share reflections on the unique role Jews have in showing up for climate justice.Sun July 23 @ 7:30 pm ET | Register Here
Speak up for climate solutions you believe in by signing up to lobby your legislators. Join a group from your community organized by Jewish Earth Alliance for a virtual meeting. Everything you need to be an effective advocate will be provided.Tues July 25 & Wed July 26 @ 8 pm ET | Register Here
In honor of Tu B’Av (the 15th day of Av), Jewish Farmer Network invites you to learn about viticulture in Jewish history, Torah and Talmud. Join teacher, farmer, author, and artist Rabbi Psachyah Lichtenstein, Director of Jewish Learning at Adamah, to dig into what our sages and ancestors had to say about cultivating grapes.Tues Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm ET | Register Here