"Action is the Antidote to Despair" - Edward Abbey

Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 10:00 AM · 10 rsvps

Day of Actions vs. Wells Fargo

On Saturday, July 29, 2017, we will have--for the 4th month in a row--a Day of Actions against Wells Fargo Bank for its financial support of the Keystone XL pipeline. Join us and our allies for a peaceful direct action at a Wells Fargo Bank branch in Washington, DC; Annapolis, MD; Wilmington, DE; or Philadelphia, PA. Please RSVP below.

DETAILS re the Day of Actions vs Wells Fargo
1st Action - Washington, DC.

When: Saturday, July 29, 2017, 10:30 am to 12:30 pm. PLEASE NOTE the later starting/ending time for the DC action.
Where: Meet at 10:30 am, Busboys and Poets, 1025 5th Street (5th & K), NW, Washington, DC; (202) 789-2227. Closest metro: Gallery Place/Chinatown (Green, Yellow and Red). If Q's re the action, call Grace, the leader, (202) 256-7063 (mobile).

2nd Action - Annapolis, MD.

When: Saturday, July 29, 2017, 10 am to 12 noon.
Where: Meet at 10 am, Baltimore Coffee & Tea Company, 890 Bestgate Rd, Annapolis, MD, (410) 573-5792; coffee shop is near the Westfield Annapolis Mall. If Q's re the action, call Carl, one of the leaders, (301) 922-5973 (mobile).

3rd Action - Wilmington, DE.

When: Saturday, July 29, 2017; 11 am to 1 pm; PLEASE NOTE the later starting/ending time for the DE action.

Where: Meet at 11 am, Five Guys Restaurant, 3234 B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington DE, 302-998-2955; restaurant is next to JC Penney in the Prices Corner Shopping Center. If Q's re the action, call Vic, the leader, (443) 907-7946 (mobile). 

4th Action - Philadelphia, PA. 

When: Saturday, July 29, 2017; 10 am to 12 noon. 
Where: Meet at 10 am at NE corner of the farmers market at Rittenhouse Square park, South 18th Street & Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA. Look for the large Climate First! banner. If Q's re the action, call Ted, the leader, (301) 589-7598 (mobile).

MISC. INFO RE ALL FOUR EVENTS: Actions go forward rain or shine. Dress for weather, and bring food/water. Make a sign if you can. When RSVP'ing, please let us know which action you will attend by inserting "(DC)", "(MD)", "(DE)", or "(PA)" at the end of your last name.

If you have general questions regarding the upcoming Day of Actions against Wells Fargo, please contact Ted at tconwell@climatefirst.us, or (301) 589-7598 (mobile).


Sunday, October 01, 2017 at 10:00 AM
Carroll Ave, Takoma Park, MD

Takoma Park Street Festival

The 36th annual Takoma Park Street Festival is coming on October 1, 2017, and Climate First! will be there again! With impassioned music, fun activities for the kids, local artisans, interesting nonprofits, and tasty food vendors, the Street Fest is always one of the most well-attended events in the Washington, D.C. region. More specific info will be posted in the future.