Southern Sierran July 2013 e-edition

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July 2013 issue

The change we've been waiting for

Sierra Club welcomes President Obama's newly announced commitment to fight climate change and his promise not to approve the Keystone XL pipeline if it harms the climate (which it does).   



America at its best

Join us for a Sierra Club fundraiser that features the stunning landscape photos of photographer Alan Ross, who studied under Ansel Adams. The reception takes place at the G2 Gallery in Venice on July 31.

San Onofre: A hard-won victory

Chapter activists applied pressure that led to the closure of the dangerous nuclear power plant. Now what?

Make your voice heard on desalination plant

Thank you Chapter members and supporters! More than 2,500 of you have signed our online petition to stop a desalination plant in Huntington Beach. There's still time to sign and tell the Coastal Commission it's a bad plan!

Club's kid stuff gains recognition

Sierra Club's Inner-City Outings program received a 2013 President's Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition award for its longtime commitment to taking children in urban settings out into the wilds. Chapter leaders, take a bow!



Go beyond a plain old greeting card

Pick a photo and create your own gift card for friends and family with the Chapter's new
Gifts of Nature.

They'll get the message -- and a heart-felt donation made in their honor.

Nature Lover

Women, get with  the green network 
Angeles Chapter members receive a discount when they sign up for the Women in Green Forum on  Aug. 28 in L.A.

Planet-loving bash

Come to the God's Green Earth Festival in Venice on July 12-13 and see the planet in a whole new way.

Want to be an outings leader?

The next Outdoor Leadership Training is set for Oct. 5 in Costa Mesa. Sign up now!  

New trips added to our 2013-14 Travel Adventures and Featured Outings.

Also, don't miss our Member/Newcomer event on July 24 — and bring a friend.


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