November 8 & 9, 2018

COMMUNITY + CLIMATE AWARENESS + STUDENTS + ACTION

The Youth Climate Summit is a participant-driven educational conference for youth, designed to create an opportunity for learning, dialogue and action on climate change.

2018

ClimateSummitRevision.mp4


2017

2017WMYCSpromo.mp4

2018 SCHEDULE

THU Nov 8, 2018

Hitchcock Center for Environment, Amherst MA

8:30-9:00 Registration w/ Icebreakers

9:00-9:15 Welcome to Summit & Hitchcock Center

9:15-10:00 Keynote: Sue Van Hook- Ecovative

10:10-11:00 Workshop 1: Climate Communication

11:00-11:10 Break

11:15-12:05 Workshop 2: Youth Leadership

12:05-12:35 Lunch w/ round tables

12:35-1:25 Workshop 3: Green Transportation

1:25-1:35 Break- snack

1:35-2:25 Workshop 4: Sustainable Farm Tour

2:25-3:25 Env. Entertainer Tem Blessed

3:25-3:30 Closing Day 1 & About Tomorrow


FRI Nov 9, 2018

Arcadia Wildlife Sanctuary, Easthampton MA

8:30-9:00 Walk-in, Group Art project

9:00-9:15 Intro to Arcadia, and day’s goal

9:15-10:10 Workshop debrief and CPS for interest

10:10-10:15 Break (Posters, Tables, Food, Art)

10:15-10:45 Natural Solutions Hike

10:45-11:15 Intro to Climate Action Plans

11:15-12:00 Lunch (Evaluations, Tables)

12:00-1:25 Create Climate Action Plans

1:25-1:35 Break (Evaluation, Posters, Tables, Food, Art)

1:35-2:15 Create Presentation of Plan

2:15-3:15 Presentations

3:15-3:30 Closing

Thank you to our 2018 sponsors