Drafting a safe plan for San Onofre's nuclear waste

The day Southern California Edison announced it was shutting the troubled San Onofre nuclear power plant -- June 7, 2013 -- was a big day for the Angeles Chapter’s San Onofre Task Force. The Chapter played a part in the decision, but there was little time to celebrate. The focus shifted immediately to the 3,000-plus radioactive rods of spent fuel on site at San Onofre.

Be inspired by 'Soul of a Citizen' author Paul Loeb

Paul Loeb, who continues to influence a generation of activists with his book "Soul of a Citizen," will be the keynote speaker at a Sierra Club Angeles Chapter fund-raising event March 1.

Living the green life in Leimert Park

Want to see what real green living looks like?
Join us from 9 a.m. to noon March 28 to see how one Sierra Club member in Leimert Park is doing a good job of living lightly on the planet.
Visitors to the private home will be able to tour the front yard for gardening ideas. The front yard features a native plant garden instead of lawn, a rain barrel to capture precious natural waterfall and an edible ssection with greens planted in a raised bed.

Chapter volunteers who made a difference in 2014

Each year Angeles Chapter Sierra Club gives out awards to volunteers who have shown outstanding commitment and leadership to the club. Below are award winners for 2014. Join us at the Chapter's Annual Awards Banquet on May 3 to salute their good work.

Join us for Angeles Chapter Comedy Show on Feb. 14

What better way to spend your Valentine's Day than with a comedy show dedicated to Mother Earth!

Our last comedy show sold out, so mark your calendar for the Feb. 14 show now.

Health and wellness comedian Ryan Clauson will host an evening of planet-loving jokes at 9:45 p.m. at the Coffee Gallery Backstage Showroom at 2029 N. Lake Ave. in Altadena.

Float your ideas for change at Venice Innovation Game

Venice is looking for some fresh ideas -- from you.

Living in the city getting you down? 12 websites for the green urbanist

Join us on Channel Islands cruises in spring and fall

Want to go exploring in your own back yard?

Join us for a three-day, three-island tour of Southern California's enchanted Channel Islands.

Sign up now for the following dates:

March 28-30
April 5-7
May 3-5
June 14-16
July 19-21
August 23-25
September 27-29
October 25-27

High school's Green Club members get their hands dirty

[Angeles Chapter Sierra Club Inspiring Connections Outdoors (LA ICO) sponsors trips for approximately 40 members of Paramount High’s Green Club to Bolsa Chica Conservancy in the fall and spring. Kids get to observe changes in the seasons and perform the different kinds of service projects needed at different times of year to preserve the wetlands. Daniel Hasheminejad is a volunteer leader for LA ICO and the teacher adviser for the Green Club at Paramount High School. In January 2014, the Bolsa Chica Land Trust gave him the Kennedy-Kolpin Conservation Award.


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