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Calendar

Upcoming Events  

Blackstone River Bikeway Cleanup
Sunday, April 28, 2013. 9 a.m. - noon
Lincoln, RI
Check out our Outings Page for more details.
 
Vernal Pools at the Great Swamp
Saturday, May 11, 2013. 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
West Kingston, RI
Check out our Outings Page for more details.
 
Stepping Stone Falls Hike and Swim
Saturday, June 22, 2013. 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
West Greenwich, RI
Check out our Outings Page for more details.
 
ecoBBQ
Sunday, July 14, 2013. 12:30 p.m.
Location: TBD
Check out our Outings Page for more details. 
 
Kayaking Outing
Saturday, July 27, 2013. 12:30 p.m.
Location: TBD
Check out our Outings Page for more details.
 
Snorkeling at Fort Wetherill State Park
August, 2013. 
Jamestown, RI
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Apple Picking Outing
Early September, 2013. 
Location: TBD
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Bike Ride Outing
Early September, 2013
Location: TBD
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Join Us for a Monthly Committee Meeting

Executive Committee Meeting:
Second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm.
Location: Sierra Club Office, 42 Rice Street, Providence
Chairman: Ben Jones, chair@risierraclub.org
Purpose: The main Rhode Island Chapter meetings. They are the best way to find out how to get involved with the RI Sierra Club. All welcome.
 
Outings Committee Meeting: 
Fourth Wednesday of each month at 6pm.
Location: The Wild Colonial, 250 South Water Street, East Side of Providence
Leader: Ben Jones, outings@risierraclub.org
Purpose: Planning future RI Sierra Club Outings. We're always looking for fresh Outings ideas; please come and share your thoughts. All welcome.
 
Development Committee Meeting 
Third Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm.
Location: Sierra Club Office, 42 Rice Street, Providence
Leader: Nicholas Oliver, giving@risierraclub.org
Purpose: Leads the chapter's fundraising activities including house parties, club materials sales, memorial and commemorative gifts, and canvassing. All Welcome. 
 
Communications Committee Meeting
Meetings scheduled on "as needed" basis. Conact Kevin Proft for more information.
Location: TBD
Leader: Kevin Proft, communications@risierraclub.org 
Purpose: Making decisions about the content included in the newsletter, on social media sites and on the website. 
 
Conservation Committee Meeting (Transportation, Climate/Green Economy, & Ocean)
Meets quarterly in January, April, July, and October. Contact Michael Roles for specific dates. 
Location: Sierra Club Office, 42 Rice Street, Providence
Leader: Michael Roles, conservation@risierraclub.org
Purpose: Forthcoming 
 
Political Committee Meeting
Coming soon! Contact Ben Jones, chair@risierraclub.org, for more information.
 

House Parties

We need your help to drive the momentum for clean, affordable transportation choices in the Ocean State! Host or attend a house party!
Help us fulfill our vision and host a house party! Take a moment to invite your friends, family, and colleagues over for a night to discuss what we can do in Rhode Island to reach our goals of energy independence. We have all the info you need to host, including fact sheets, petition pages, as well as our house party toolkit. For more information contact Nicholas Oliver.
 
       
   
   

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