Here are the announcements for this week. Some events have been postponed this week due to Covid-19 (including our main rebellion in May, and Nailsworth Earth Day)
Please check our website for regular event information and latest news on meetings. We shall endure!
Sunday 15th March – HS2 Stand for the trees/save our woodland walk
This will include Chris Packham, Gail Bradbrook and other speakers. Walk from Abbey Fields near Kenilworth to one of the Stop HS2 camps at Crackley. Contact Val 07817830990 to join. Even if you’re unable to make it today visits to HS2 camps are happening most weeks.
Tuesday 17th March – Heading For Extinction talk
All are welcome to this FREE XR presentation covering what the science is recording and what this means for our climate and ecology, and what we can do about this. At the Imperial Hotel, Stroud 7 to 9pm. Please share this Facebook event too if you are able.
Saturday 21st March – at 11:30am. A short introduction to XR for beginners!
Anyone interested in running these welcoming sessions to new peeps, welcome to come and join the fun.
Thursday 26 March Non-Violent Direct Action training (NVDA) at The Old Convent 6pm
This is essential training for anyone wishing to take parti= in extinction Rebellion actions. It will provide you information on what actions involve, what your rights are and advice and support for if you get arrested. Contact email@example.com for more details.
Sunday 29th March Nailsworth Heading For Extinction talk at the Mortimer rooms
All welcome to this FREE XR presentation covering what the science is recording and what this means for our climate and ecology, and what we can do about this! Please contact us for more information.
28/29 March – Bristol earthday/weekend
Lots of activities and some spiky actions planned Come and support.
28 or 29 March (tbc) – Extinction Rebellion Southwest De-escalation train-the-trainer session in Exeter.
Are you interested in learning to deliver high level de-escalation, from one-to-one to larger groups/crowds, including confrontational and ‘lively’ situations using Non-violent communication skills. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further details.
20/26 April – Stroud Earth Week at The Sub-rooms
Landwise network are coordinating a week of events and activities based around Earth Day which is 22nd April. The weekend will be especially lively, with a range of activities, music, etc. XR is planning to have a presence – and looking for ideas, people willing to participate. Please contact us for more information. https://xrstroud.org/contact-us/