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Showing of Comfort Zone, A Film About Climate Change and Western New York.

On October 29, 2013, the anniversary of Super Storm Sandy, Sierra Club Niagara Group hosted a screening of “Comfort Zone” and had a discussion of what we can do in the face of climate change.  We joined people all across … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT! Meeting Change for Month of December!

SIERRA CLUB NIAGARA GROUP November / December Meeting December 16, 2013  UB South Campus, 104 Diefendorf Lynda Schneekloth, Chair  Welcome and Introductions and Shared Meal  6:00 – 6:45 (please contact sierraclubangela@gmail.com if you are able to attend.)

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Two Talks by UB Alumnus, Ken Ilgunas – November 18-19, 2013

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Raising Our Voices on Fracking and Health – November 16, 2013

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Clean Energy Forum – November 13, 2013

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Global Frackdown: Frack of the Dead

On Saturday  October 20th, approximately 90 Buffalo residents rallied at “Frack of the Dead” alongside 20 other cities and towns across the state as part of the second annual Global Frackdown, a series of over 200 actions taking place around … Continue reading

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PLEASE NOTE: Meeting Change for October!

The Sierra Club/Niagara Group October 22nd meeting is postponed until Tuesday Oct. 29th at which time we are scheduling the following program: In commemoration of Superstorm Sandy, Sierra Club Niagara Group will show “Comfort Zone” a one hour film on what climate change will … Continue reading

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PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION HEARING ON JULY 15 AT 7 PM

The Public Service Commission (PSC) is currently deciding whether to repower the Dunkirk and Cayuga coal-fired power plants with natural gas or to opt for more environmental and cost effective transmission system upgrades, efficiency, and renewables. There will be presentations … Continue reading

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Sierra Club Meeting- Tues, June 25, 7 p.m.

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, June 25th at Daemen College, in room 240 of Dun Scotus Hall. The campus is located at 4380 Main Street in Amherst. Our meetings begin at 7 p.m. and are packed with discussion … Continue reading

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AN OUTING AT BEAVER MEADOW AUDUBON CENTER, Saturday, May 18

Sierrans – Let’s get outside after the winter and enjoy a walk and tour of Audubon’s Beaver Meadow Center, a 324 acre nature preserve in North Java, NY.  We’ll also see the energy program and solar panels on their facility.  … Continue reading

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