The Energy, Health & Climate Expo is a series of family-friendly community events that will bring area organizations, legislators, and YOU together for a discussion about energy, what’s happening to our climate and to renew our commitment to responding: at home, in our communities, and in Annapolis.
Connect with dozens of organizations and green businesses that can help you save energy and go green at home, including: The EmPowers: energy-saving superheroes! * Suitland Civic Association * Shepherd Energy* Climate Change is Elementary * Prince George’s County Department of the Environment * Prince George’s County Department of Parks and Recreation* Eco Beco * Climate Change Maryland * Groundswell clean energy purchasing groups* Solar City * Complete Home Solutions * Community Forklift * Grid Alternatives * Prince George’s Greens * Chesapeake Physicians for Social Responsibility* Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake * Watt Watchers* Department of Housing and Community Development * Greenbelt Climate Action * Climate Change is Elementary * Climate Change Maryland * Prince George’s Greens * PEPCO * Boy Scouts of America * and More!
Then, hear from community leaders about how our state is responding to climate change by reducing energy use and shifting to cleaner energy, including:
Sara Via, Department of Biology within the University of Maryland, College Park
Adam Ortiz, Director for the Department of the Environment for Prince George’s County
Prince George’s County Councilwoman Karen Toles
Delegate Dereck Davis
Climate Change Maryland’s fun and educational Energy Arcades will appeal to children, while also giving parents an idea of the ways that they can save energy and money in their own homes. Refreshments will be provided.
RSVP at PrinceGeorgesExpo.eventbrite.com.