Dr. Scott Denning, professor of atmospheric science at Colorado State University, will present on what he refers to as the three S’s of climate change: simple, serious and solvable. Dr. Denning’s humorous and popular speaking style is engaging, and he encourages discussion with everyone – whether you’re a climate-change skeptic, an enthusiastic environmentalist, or someone in-between.
Tag: Earth Week
Celebrate Earth Day and learn about the features that earned Anythink Brighton a LEED Gold Certification. Join us for upcycling crafts and activities that showcase sustainability. All ages welcome.
Trying to use less paper? Join us and learn how to sew reusable fabric coffee filters. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
“Rain doesn’t fall the same on all” is a saying that really proves to be true. How often have you seen it pour in your neighborhood, while just a few blocks away it’s dry. Help the National Weather Service by tracking rainfall in your own backyard. Join Noah Newman, education coordinator for the Community Collaborative Rain, Hail and Snow Network to discover how you can be part of a grassroots effort to help scientists measure precipitation across the globe.
Recreate your favorite elements of nature using computer-aided design (CAD) software. Appropriate for adults. Space is limited; registration required. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Join us during Earth Week for a discussion on reducing wasted food at home, benefiting both the Earth and your monthly budget! Take home useful tips and recipes, and feel good about your positive impact. Space is limited; Please register here on our website.
Learn the basics of growing your own food in an Earth-friendly way at this organic gardening class. We will also visit our garden space and share information on how you can get involved. Appropriate for students in grades 6-12. No registration required.
Join us for a session as we show you how to grow your own succulents. Build your own and take one home. Best for adults and teens. Space is limited; registration encouraged. Please visit our online calendar to register.
Become a citizen scientist as we track cloud and weather patterns that will be used by weather experts. Appropriate for tweens ages 9-12. No registration required.