January 2023 Eco-Spiritual Calendar
Updated: Jul 23
January 3, 2023 at 1:00-2:30 p.m. PST - Medford UCC will be having an ongoing book study and discussion of Cathedral on Fire: A Church Handbook for the Climate Crisis by Brooks Berndt, at Lidgate Hall, 1801 E. Jackson St., Medford, OR. This gathering will continue on Tuesday afternoons in January and February. Contact Diane Ware email@example.com for more information.
January 5, 2023, at 4 p.m. PST - Elders Climate Action is hosting a Zoom Conversation with Authors Madeline Ostrander and Bill McKibben, who will be discussing "what it means to live in America in a time of climate disaster and unruliness—and how we might build resilience and re-examine the nature of home." The discussion will be moderated by Valerie Schloredt from Yes! Magazine. A suggested donation of $10 per session is requested to support ECA's programming and events. Register here.
January 11, 2023, at 10 a.m. PST - UCC Creation Justice Webinars will feature Edith Rasell discussing What is a sustainable economy? Ms.Rasell recently authored “The Way of Abundance: Economic Justice in Scripture and Society.” Even if you can’t make the scheduled time, still sign-up, and they will send you a recording. Register here.
January 11, 2023, at 11 a.m. PST - Interfaith Power and Light is presenting a webinar: EV 101: How to get started with Electric Vehicles. Learn More/register.
January 17, 2023, at 11 a.m. PST - Climate Cafe Multifaith meets on Tuesdays twice a month, with extras on occasion. They share topics, inspiration, and friendship at the intersection of faith and climate change. Find more about the Climate Cafe Multifaith at faiths4future.org/climate-cafe.
January 22, 2023, at 1:30 p.m. PST - Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon (EMO) is hosting on Zoom an Interfaith Legislative Forum - a panel of legislators discussing their priorities for the 2023 Oregon Legislative Session on topics of interest to the faith community. Legislators - bills they support, the must-do bills for the 2023 Session and the prospects of passage. Following the panel discussion, the Zoom meeting will allow for a half-hour discussion with the legislators. Register here.
January 28, 2023, from 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. PST - The Work that Reconnects network is having a Zoom webinar and Conversation Cafe Resilience for the Great Unraveling with Richard Heinberg and Silvia Di Blasio The suggested requested donation for this webinar is between $25-$35 USD. Register here.
January 28, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 am PST on Zoom - Ken Deveney and Liz Olson will facilitate a monthly gathering of Sustaining Climate Activists.
January 31, 2023, at 11 a.m. PST - Climate Cafe Multifaith meets on Tuesdays twice a month, with extras on occasion. We share topics, inspiration, and friendship at the intersection of faith and climate change. Find more about the Climate Cafe Multifaith at faiths4future.org/climate-cafe.
January 31, 2023, from 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. PST - SOCAN monthly meeting.