The Funktional Family definitely supports raising awareness of how we need to be better stewards of the planet. I personally am not so sure about the effectiveness of having legislation that makes this happen. However, I still want to support this event. Here’s the info from Morty and Hamsa:
Greetings, please invite everyone you know, including those with alternative transportation (bicyclists, scooter people, those with bio-diesels etc.) to join in the parade – rally for Climate Change on Saturday, October 24th, at 2pm behind Bordinos Restaurant.
This is an opportunity for us all to be part of an international tapestry with over 1300 other cities world-wide to help push for substantial climate change legislation. This issue affects everyone on the planet and is universally the most pressing! Let’s join in solidarity on the 24th….here are the details: Climate change is real and you can do something about it. October 24th is International Climate Action Day and Fayetteville is one of over a thousand cities around the world that will host a rally. Join with fellow citizens of NW Arkansas and people world-wide on Saturday, October 24th, 2:00pm for a March and Rally beginning in the parking lot off Dickson St. behind Bordinos then marching to the Fayetteville Square. There will be speakers, music and information on how we can make a difference affecting the December treaty in Copenhagen. Stand up for Action on Climate Change, Saturday, October 24th, beginning at 2:00pm behind Bordinos, sponsored by 350.org and 1 SKY. For more information call 521-7786.