We are excited to reveal the speakers for the Cape Cod Climate Strike on Saturday, September 21, 2019 in Mill Creek Park at 10 AM!
The Oysters will Perform their Covers of Rock Classics as Participants Arrive to the Park.
Evelyn Milburn, Soprano Section Leader for Sandwich Soul, will sing The National Anthem.
Matthew Cubetus, Co-Chair of the Sandwich Democratic Town Committee and Vice-Chair of the Sandwich Planning
Judith Underwood, President & Founder of the Blue Institute at Cape Cod Bay, will discuss The Effects of Climate Change
on Cape Cod.
Ann Shea, Former Sandwich Public Schools Teacher and Cape Cod Coordinator for American Promise/People Govern
Not Money, will discuss The Influence of Big Money in Combating Climate Change.
Evelyn Milburn, Founder of Sandwich High School Diversity Club, will discuss The Role of Women in Combating Climate
Philip Gessen, Falmouth High School Student, will discuss Activism.
Jack McCoy, Student at Cape Cod Academy and Organizer for the Cape Cod Chapter of the Sunrise Movement, will
discuss The Sunrise Movement and What it Means for Cape Cod.
Kim Moberg, Folk/Americana Award Winning Singer, Songwriter and Musician, will perform her own original songs
“Resist” and “Be The Light.”
Gil Newton, Scientific Author and Former Director of Sandwich STEM Academy.
Chloe Pellegrini and Montana Bailey, Presidents of Nauset High School’s Human Rights Club and Youth Against
Plastic Pollution Club, will discuss Ways to Take Action.
Lee Burns, Member of 350 Cape Cod, will discuss the Cape Cod Commission's Regional Policy Plan.
Shannon Liss-Riordan, Labor Attorney and Democratic Candidate for US Senate.
Madhavi Venkatasen, Executive Director of Sustainable Practices, will discuss the Cape Wide Plastic Bottle Ban.
Mon Cochrane, Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative, will discuss a Climate Action Plan for Cape Cod.
Jim Dever, Sandwich School Committee Member and Democratic Candidate for Barnstable Fifth State Rep.
Jacob Swenson, Event Coordinator for Cape Cod Climate Strike, will give Closing Remarks.
The Cape Cod Climate Strike has received the following endorsements prior to Friday, September 13, 2019: South Shore and Cape Cod Chapter of Citizens Climate Lobby, Turtle Back Unlimited, Cape Cod Climate Change Collaborative, Crude the Musical at the Cape Cod Theatre Company, and 350 Cape Cod.
The Cape Cod Climate Strike has received the following endorsements prior to Wednesday, September 12, 2019: Move to Remove, Sunrise Movement Cape Cod, the Coalition for Social Justice, and the Sierra Club of Cape Cod. We thank these groups for their support of local students and our planet!
Correction: "prior to THURSDAY, September 13, 2019"
UPDATE! We are excited to announce the following endorsements of our event: Upper Cape Women’s Coalition, Progressive Women of Massachusetts, Cape Cod Women for Change, SWIFT: Supporting Women in Financial Transition, and Lower Cape Indivisible.