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Roll Beyond Coal for Clean Air/Energy in Texas (2009)

Posted by youngsierrans on October 16, 2009

rbcDid you know that Texas is still building and planning more dirty, coal-fired power plants, and that it is the only state in the nation with such a deadly, costly “coal rush” advancing (more info)?  Scary isn’t it?

Join us for an important and fun-filled Halloween event supporting renewable energy, green jobs, clean air and clean energy which moves us beyond coal and puts Texas on a path to brighter and cleaner energy future.

Date: Saturday – October 31st, 2009
Time: 8:30am – noon (Young Sierrans meet @ 9:30 at the registration table)
Cost: FREE to participate!!
T-shirts: Adults: $10, Students: $5 – Must be ordered by 10/23 to guarantee! * All donations benefit the Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club to help fight against new coal plants in TX.
Location: Bath House Cultural Center, White Rock Lake, 521 E. Lawther Drive, Dallas, 75218 (map and directions)
Advanced Registration: Lone Star Chapter of the Sierra Club

Included Activities:

  • Halloween costume contest (prizes awarded!)
  • Basic bike check ups
  • Facepainting
  • Exhibitors on green living & transportation and sustainability
  • Postcard signings to the EPA to enforce the Clean Air Act (more info OR speak out online)

Schedule:

  • 8:30a – Event Begins – Includes Bike/Walk/Run Registration
  • 9:30-10:30a – Speakers & Rally
  • 10:30a – Bike/Walk/Run around the lake in support of Clean Air/Energy in TX.

To volunteer or for more event information, please contact organizer Lori Peniche (972-980-7176).  Follow these links if you can’t attend, but still want to support clean air/energy in TX, learn more about Sierra Club Beyond Coal initiatives or sign-up for TX Sierra Club Action Alerts.

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One Response to “Roll Beyond Coal for Clean Air/Energy in Texas (2009)”

  1. Lisa Silguero said

    Roll Beyond Coal EXTRA!!

    For those that did not get to attend our Roll Beyond Coal Rally and Bike ride at White Rock Lake in Dallas, here is a link to the video from that day….
    http://vimeo.com/9210370

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