Our next club meeting is Tuesday, March 5 at the Wayne Public Library — doors open for snacks and conversation at 6:30pm — meeting starts at 7:30. Guests are always welcome.
The February meeting included guest speaker Matt Smith from Food and Water Watch, who focused on practical ways to combat climate change including opposing the proposed Meadowlands Power Plant to supply electricity to New York. (Fact Sheet – Sign petition here.) Matt was followed by Jackie Schram from the local group Franciscan Response to Fossil Fuels whose members were guests at the meeting.
Then Katie Scheidt the club’s committee chairwoman for Earth Day talked about how the event is shaping up. Clark Okun spoke about the elections for township council coming up in November and candidates who have emerged so far. (Click here for details as they are finalized.) Finally, the club passed amended bylaws and heard officers’ reports.
Take a moment to check out our new Issues page where we regular add links to news stories on critical issues and we will soon begin a public conversation about them. And remember to click “Mikie’s Moves” to follow what our new congresswoman Mikie Sherrill is doing.