Love Your Planet

Join us at various programs this month to talk about eco-friendly things you can do, from riding your bike (with a demo about repairing it, too!) to how you can get involved in Denver's plans to mitigate and adapt to climate change.

Climate Action and Sustainability

Learn about Denver's plans and programs to mitigate and adapt to climate change and how to get involved. Saturday, Sept. 14, 2-3 p.m., Sam Gary Branch Library

Active Minds: Climate Change

Scientists are predicting a global average temperature increase of 2.5 to 10 degrees over the next century. Likely impacts include more droughts and heatwaves as well as stronger and more frequent hurricanes. Sea levels are predicted to rise 1-4 feet by 2100, submerging vast areas of land. Join Active Minds as we examine the predictions and the politics give the U.S. withdrawal from the Paris climate accord. Saturday, Sept. 14, 1-2 p.m., Floor 7, Training Room, Central Library.

Transportation Fair

Experts from Walk Denver, Way to Go and more will share resources for safe and eco-friendly ways to get where you need to go. Saturday, Sept. 28, 1-3 p.m., Ross-University Hills Branch Library

Electric Vehicle Forum

Hear from a panel of electric vehicle experts and owners about how EVs are changing the way we think about transportation and sustainability. Saturday, Sept. 28, 2-3 p.m., Sam Gary Branch Library.

The Library of Things at Denver Public Library offers a variety of equipment and experiences for customers to check out, including a draft check meter, a power check meter and an indoor air quality monitor. Check it out!

 

Written by sspitsna on September 7, 2019