Southern Sierran October 2013

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October 2013 issue

Five cool things to do this fall

Autumn is the perfect time to get outdoors in California. Can't think of anything to do? We've got you covered -- from a walking tour of San Juan Capistrano to Thanksgiving weekend at Harwood Lodge at the foot of Mt. Baldy. Take a look -- and then go to the Angeles Chapter's online calendar for more adventures.

What's next for San Onofre nuclear power plant?

High burn-up fuel used at the decomissioned site raises new concerns. Come to a Sierra Club forum Oct. 19 with experts who can explain the dangers and rules for storing spent nuclear fuel.


New holiday tribute cards!

Skip the mall and send the gift of nature. Create your own special message for friends and family, and make a Sierra Club contribution in their name. Holiday tribute cards are available only through the Angeles Chapter. Order now!

Go solar in October and save

Sungevity solar installer offers $1,000 rebate to homeowners who sign up in October -- and the Sierra Club gets $1,000 too.

Public parkland, not oil drilling

Sierra Club cries foul over the city of Whittier's plan to allow oil drilling on land bought with Prop. A park bond funds.

Sierra Club honors activists worldwide

Former L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa receives Club award for L.A.'s coal-free power play. Check out all the award recipients too.



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2014 Sierra Club Calendars on sale!

It's time to buy your wall and desk calendars from the Angeles Chapter. 

Do you know an outstanding voluneer?
Angeles Chapter award nominations are under way until
Nov. 1. Think about honoring someone who makes a difference.

  Want to pair your office skills with helping the environment? The Chapter has openings for volunteers to staff its front desk.


We need old cars
Give us an old car, RV or boat, and we'll turn it into a donation to the  Chapter. Find out how easy it is.

Don't miss our Member/Newcomer event on Nov. 18 — and bring a friend.

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