Climate to Thrive is hosting a free workshop entitled "Powering Our Future" which will be held at MDI High School this Sunday January 28th from 2:30 to 5 PM.

Here's the schedule for the afternoon

Program Schedule - Mount Desert High School, Bar Harbor

  • 2:00 - 2:30 p.m.     Doors Open - H.S. Jazz Combo, Exhibits
  • 2:30 - 2:40 p.m.     Welcome, A Climate to Thrive Board of Directors
  • 2:40 - 3:05 p.m.     Josh Castonguay, Transforming a Century Old Energy Delivery System
  • 3:05 - 3:20 p.m.     MDI Community Success Stories
  • 3:20 - 3:30 p.m.     Weatherize MDI Launch
  • 3:35 - 4:15 p.m.      Workshop Session One
  • 4:20 - 5:00 p.m.     Workshop Session Two
  • 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.     Food, Exhibits, Acoustic Jazz - Ryan Blotnick & Danny Fisher-Lochhead

Engaging Workshops

  • Transforming Century Old Energy Delivery Systems to Community Based Models - Q & A
  • MDI's Path to 100% Solar Energy
  • Weatherize MDI - Bulk Purchasing of Air Sealing, Insulation, Heat Pumps, and More
  • Food, Climate Change and Regional Composting
  • Solar for Your Home
  • Solar Opportunity for Businesses and Farms
  • Rethinking Plastics - How can individuals and communities reduce plastic waste?
  • Driving Electric in Maine
  • Engaging Hearts, Changing Minds, Inspiring Action: Applying Climate Psychology to Create Positive Change
  • Connection, Compassion, and Communion with the Earth
  • From Sustainability to Abundance - Changing our Mindset to Create a Desired Future
  • Solar Energy Storage for MDI
  • Mount Desert Sustainability Committee: A Volunteer Government Initiative
  • Help Set Up Our New Community Outreach Program: The 10% Challenge

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