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Climate Science on Tap: Climate Optimism at Optimism Brewery!

Event Date: 
Monday, June 10, 2019 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
Event Location: 
Optimism Brewing Company
1158 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
United States

Title: Climate Optimism at Optimism Brewery

Description: This Climate Science on Tap panel discussion is inspired by the spirit of Optimism Brewing and will focus on reasons for Climate Optimism as evidenced by the 2019 WA legislative session, the trend of cities and counties signing on to renewable energy pledges across the country, the way 2020 presidential candidates are treating climate change, and how young people are driving the conversation around this issue. There will also be ways to sustain optimism and take climate action available from panelists, organizations, and individuals before and after the event.

The panel: Rep Joe Fitzgibbon, Chair, WA House Environment and Energy Committee; Greg Rock, Policy Chair, Carbon Washington; Megan Smith, King County Director of Climate and Energy Initiatives; and Zoya Teirstein,Grist Politics Reporter. Moderator will be P. Sean McDonald, PhD, lecturer with UW Program on the Environment.* More details, confirmed speakers, and tabling organizations to be available soon! These Climate Science on Tap events at Optimism Brewing are always fun, with great panelists, engaging conversation and tasty beer. It will be a fun way to stop, celebrate, and look at what's up next!

Wondering what you can do to oppose global warming? There will also be folks there with lots of experience, ideas, and insights to share along with organizations to answer questions on what they are doing. Come early for a good seat and enjoy a tasty Optimism beer! Meet the panelists and talk with your neighbors and the climate groups. Enjoy being part of the solution! Opt for Climate Optimism!

Location

Optimism Brewing Company
1158 Broadway
Seattle, WA 98122
United States