ALL IN for Climate Action Week

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​Thank you to everyone who made the City’s first ALL IN for Climate Action Week a success in 2019. More than 1,500 people attended the events hosted by our dedicated community partners! To build upon this success, we are hosting our second annual ALL IN for Climate Action Week during the week of September 20-27, 2020 while adhering to health​ guidelines to prevent the spread of COVID-19. ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

ALL IN for Climate Action Week is a celebration of all the knowledge, progress and resources our community has to offer when looking for solutions to address global climate change at the local level. It will take everyone to make the shifts that need to happen, and our community is full of individuals, groups, organizations, businesses and governments that are making strides ​to build up our city as a leader in climate action. The week is scheduled to align with Climate Week NYC and the United Nations (UN)​ General Assembly. 

​Individuals or groups interested in hosting an event must complete an online event registration form

Sign up for climate action ema​il updates or email all-in@cob.org with questions.

Calendar of 2020 Events

Information about the ALL IN for Climate Action Week 2020 events is added to the City calendar below as soon as the events are registered and approved. Please note that there is more than one page of events below. Use the arrows to navigate through the pages.

ALL IN for Climate Action Week Kick-off Event: Equity and Action

Online Bellingham

Join us for this online event to kick off our second ALL IN for Climate Action Week with speakers discussing their experiences with climate justice work and how we can consider equity and action when addressing climate change issues. We are honored and excited to have two amazing, knowledgeable speakers share during this event: Tamara ... Read more

Free

Bellingham Veg Week

This week-long Bellingham Veg Fest event will focus on a vegan lifestyle. There will be various events to encourage and inspire people to choose a plant-based diet. Choosing plant based diet options is one way for people to minimize their personal impact on our planet. Animal agriculture is linked to climate change, pollution, deforestation, world ... Read more

Free

2040 Film

​​Motivated by his 4-year-old daughter, Velvet, and concern for the planet she will inherit, award-winning film director Damon Gameau embarks on a global journey to meet the innovators and change makers pioneering the best solutions already available to us today to improve the health of our planet and societies. Inspired by these discoveries and guided ... Read more

Community Climate Action Chalk Art Contest

The Port of Bellingham and City of Bellingham are based along the waters of Bellingham Bay. We are directly affected by sea level rise and other effects of climate change. This event invites participation from everyone in the community to celebrate our water heritage. During ALL IN for Climate Action Week, we invite community members ... Read more

Win-Win: Addressing Affordable Housing and Climate Change

Often climate action strategies in communities miss an important opportunity to connect housing and land use decisions with their inevitable future greenhouse gas emissions. This short 17-minute highlight video, which was featured in the 2020 Innovations in Naturally Affordable Housing Virtual Summit, describes these connections and how to improve affordable housing and overall quality of ... Read more

Free

Yoga for Earth Activists

As activists, we need to make time for self-care so that we can process our grief and frustration to be able to celebrate the Earth and replenish our energy for the work of being a change maker. This digital class is accessible and open to all. Amy Robinson, owner of 3 Oms Yoga and a ... Read more

Free

All Things Solar, Storage, and Net Zero Living

Western Solar was established in Bellingham in 2002 with the expressed purpose to help Whatcom County residents to go net zero. A lot has changed over the last 18 years but our mission has stayed the same. In this webinar we will discuss how it is possible to live in a net zero or net ... Read more

Free

Energy and Climate Trivia Power Hour!

Test your energy and climate smarts with this pub trivia challenge! From the local to the global to the pop cultural, you never know what tidbit from your memory banks will come in handy. Teams of up to 6 are encouraged and we'll leave it up to you how to communicate with your team mates ... Read more

The Condor and the Eagle Film Screening

Come together virtually as people of faith and conscience to celebrate the Fall Equinox, watch this award-winning documentary, hear from the filmmakers & protagonists, and unite the faith community in the movement for Indigenous rights and climate justice. This event will include a screening of the film The Condor & the Eagle followed by presentations ... Read more

Green Up Your Ride

Curious about electric vehicles? Then our upcoming virtual event is for you! We'll be talking all things EVs, with a specific focus on environmentally friendly home charging. Hear from our EV experts and ask questions on: The benefits of driving an EVHow charging works and how much money you can save by fueling with electricity ... Read more

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​Email: all-in@cob.org​​​

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