Making the Connection Series: Physical Activity, Air Pollution and Asthma in the Urban Environment.
Dr. Stephanie Lovinsky-Desir will discuss her research and afterwards there will be a panel of health and community experts to respond to her presentation. Networking and refreshments will be from 5pm – 6pm in the Hutchinson and Hayashi Auditorium.
Registration is $5 per person. Please sign up online before attending.
Magee-Womens Hospital of UPMC
May 3, 2017
5:00pm – 8:00pm
The People’s Climate March Pittsburgh will take place in tandem with the march on Washington D.C. from 10 a.m. to noon. Join fellow Pittsburghers in marching for our air, water and land along with clean energy jobs and climate justice.
April 29, 2017
10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Cathedral of Learning
4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
Learn about the Green Building Association’s progress in Downtown and Oakland toward achieving emission reduction goals.
April 25, 2017
Heinz History Center
Join Clean Air Council and others for a strategy and goal-setting workshop to identify shared goals in protecting families and children against the risks of industrial pollution.
April 25, 2017
City of Clairton Municipal Building
Learn more about renewable energy, energy efficiency and other aspects of the sustainable economy and help other communities plan sustainable development.
April 21, 2017
9:00 – 4:00
Inspire Series presents Dr. John Francis, Planetwalker, an environmental justice and civic conversation
April 20, 2017
5:30 p.m.-7:00 p.m.
Elsie H. Hillman Auditorium at Hill House Association.
“Living Downwind: Personal Stories of Those Harmed by Air Pollution from Neville Island,” Anchor& Anvil
Join members of ACCAN and community leaders and hear the stories behind the recently released book. More information
Thursday, April 20, 2017
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Anchor and Anvil Coffee Bar
722 Church Ave.
Ben Avon, PA 15202
The American Lung Association released its annual State of the Air 2017 report this week. Pittsburgh remains one of the most polluted cities in our nation. We have a long long road ahead of us as we work toward cleaner air and healthier communities. Learn more.
Breathless – an Air Quality Expo
“Breathless – an Air Quality Expo” is a fun and free event where your entire family can learn about air pollution in the region, and learn how to reduce it so that we can all breathe just a bit easier.
Come meet all of the groups that fight to make a difference in your community every day, as well as the elected officials who can actually make a difference. There will be free food, activities, and presentations from advocacy, citizen science, and public health experts.
The Mon Valley has some of the worst air quality in the United States, and many of its residents are unhealthy because of it. As a community, we are going to change this! Tickets are free, so get them now!
Learn more and register: http://org.salsalabs.com/o/2155/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY=99579
Sunday, March 26, 2017
2:00 – 6:00 PM
282 St. Clair Avenue, Clairton, PA 15025-1738
The second “Creatives for Climate Workshop” will be held on March 11th
Come explore climate solutions and create new ways to deal with climate change. Network and brainstorm with experts and peers alike. Get hands-on experiences exploring climate change and solutions.
Location: Repair the World, East Liberty, Pittsburgh, 6022 Broad St, Pgh
Date: March 11th, 2017
Time: 9:00 A.M. – 3:30 P.M.
Tickets: $10. Reserve your spot by registering here on EventBrite by March 6th.
Food: Lunch and snacks provided
Partners: Greater Pittsburgh Arts Council, Pittsburgh Filmmakers / Center for the Arts, Climate and Urban Systems Partnership Pittsburgh, and Carnegie Museum of Natural History.