Climate Strike Events
Strike Like A 16-Year-Old! -- September 20 - San Francisco - Global Climate Strike
What: Greta Thunberg has come to the U.S. and school kids are striking. They have asked adults for support. Join young people in the streets to demand an end to the age of fossil fuels and emergency action to avoid climate breakdown. Meet with ICAN members at the Federal Building for a rally.
When/Where: 10 am, Federal Building, 90 70th Street, San Francisco.
Accessibility/Mobility: The event will start with a rally. Students will then disperse to various point around the city, at that point there will be some marching.
September 14 - Walnut Creek - Twilight Parade
What: The Climate Action March and Electric Car Caravan will, for the first time in the 83 year history of the annual Twilight parade, bring attention to our Climate Crisis. Since this is a parade, spots are reserved. So whatever your faith or group, you are welcome to march behind ICAN's banner.
When/Where: Parade starts at 6 pm, marchers assemble at 5:00 at Olympic and South Main Street, look for the Climate Action Now banner.
September 21 - Walnut Creek - Community Climate Rally and Action Fair
What: Youth activists, environmental, and faith leaders will inspire us to address the Climate Crisis. The environmental action fair will promote education, engagement and action. Stay and participate in a Teach-In and Join-In to learn how you can be part of the change! People are encouraged to bring a picnic lunch and enjoy the rally and the day.
When/Where: 1 - 3 pm, Walnut Creek Civic Park.
Accessibility/Mobility: There will only be a rally, there will be no march.
Members of ICAN Contra Costa