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September 2017

Sept. 14 Environmental Rights Amendment Forum

September 14 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
WHYY Studios, 150 N. 6th St.
Philadelphia, PA 19106 United States
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Join PennFuture from 5:30-8:30 p.m., Sept. 14, at WHYY Studios in Philadelphia for an evening dedicated to understanding the Pennsylvania Constitution's "Environmental Rights Amendment," which states that "The people have a right to clean air, pure water, and to the preservation of the natural, scenic, historic and esthetic values of the environment. Pennsylvania's public natural resources are the common property of all the people, including generations yet to come. As trustee of these resources, the Commonwealth shall conserve and maintain…

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Sept. 15-17 Ag Progress Days Highlight How to Protect Water Quality

September 15 - September 17
Russell E. Larson Agricultural Research Center at Rock Springs, State College, United States + Google Map

Pennsylvania has 86,000 miles of rivers and streams, which flow through farms and backyards, cities and towns, forests and fields. This means that no matter where Pennsylvanians live, virtually all citizens have a role to play in protecting the state's critical water resources. Visitors to the College of Agricultural Sciences Exhibits Building and Theater at Penn State's Ag Progress Days, Aug. 15-17, can learn how they can contribute to keeping water clean, safe and abundant. Through educational displays and presentations, Penn State Extension educators…

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Sept. 18-19 PA Community Alliance Summit

September 18 - September 19
Harrisburg Hilton, 1 North Second St.
Harrisburg, PA 17101 United States
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The Pa. Community Alliance Summit is a day of networking, discovering alliances and building collaboration among organizations throughout Pennsylvania that are led by and/or provide supports to diverse underserved or unserved populations who are marginalized or oppressed by the dominant culture. Marginalization and oppression can occur based on many different socially constructed reasons: racism, ethnicity, age, gender, sexual identity and orientation, disability, economic status, region, religion and so much more. This year, the summit will delve into intersectionality. Join us…

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October 2017

October 31 500th Anniversary of the Reformation

October 31

Martin Luther posted his “Ninety-Five Theses” in Wittenberg on October 31, 1517 and the resulting debate about Christian teaching and practice led to changes that have shaped the course of Western Christianity for almost 500 years. At the heart of these wide-reaching changes was a deep conviction that God’s mercy or grace in Jesus is given freely to all. When Luther and others learned to trust God’s mercy with “a living, daring confidence,” they discovered in that faith the freedom…

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