Join Arlington MoF and allies to stand with the young climate organizers and join the Youth Climate Strike’s call to action to fight against the #climatecrisis.
See below for schedule and more information. RSVP here to let us know you're coming and stay updated. Looks like Arlington will have a large presence at the strike! Join us.
- 9-9:30am: gathering/rally/flashmob on the bike path (near Thorndike Field/the dog park -- map)
- 9:30am: take the T from Alewife to Boston City Hall
- 10:00-11:30am: Community Events at City Hall Plaza—art activities, partner organization tabling, sign making, community mural/art wall
- 10:45 - 11:15 Mothers Out Front meets at the back of Boston Sports Club, 17 Sudbury St.
- 11:30am-1:00pm: Main Rally at City Hall Plaza—speakers, dances/songs/bands, slam poetry!
- 1:00-1:30pm: March to MA Statehouse
- 1:30-2:30pm: Action at MA Statehouse
- Also, Climate Action Working Group at First Parish Universal Universalist will be hosting a Climate Strike event on their front lawn on the corner of Mass Ave and Pleasant St. from 5:30-6 pm on Fri. Sept. 20th.
Some helpful guidelines:
- We encourage you to wear your Mothers Out Front T-shirts if you have one and bring signs.
- Bring snacks, as local restaurants may have huge lines. Also bring a full reusable water bottle. There will be a water truck on site so you can refill.
Other information and requests from youth leaders:
- Keep up-to-date with the Facebook event, Arlington Families go to Boston Youth Climate Strike
- Share climate strike flyers and graphics