The Sierra Club is a national, member-supported environmental organization, which seeks to influence public policy in both Washington and the state capitals through public education and grass-roots political action.
The Tehipite Chapter Mission Statement:
To explore, enjoy, and protect the wild places of the earth;To practice and promote the responsible use of the earth's ecosystems and resources;To educate and enlist humanity to protect and restore the quality of the natural and human environments.
Read more about us here.
Upcoming Tehipite Chapter General Meetings
Monthly meetings are on the third Wednesday of each month from 7 to 9 PM except in July and August.
MEETINGS ARE FREE AND OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.
University of California Center, 550 E. Shaw Avenue, Fresno (between First and Fresno Street)
Wednesday, May 18, 7:00 PM
Movie Night — "Cowspiracy: The Sustainablility Secret"
Follow the shocking, yet humorous, journey of an aspiring environmentalist as he daringly seeks to find a real solution to the most pressing environmental issues of our time and a true path to sustainabity. Filmmaker Kip Anderson's personal investigative journey from uninformed citizen to empowered herbivore addresses the effect of cattle on the environment and argues for a vegan lifestyle to save the planet.
Wednesday, June 15, 7:00 PM
Movie Night — "This Changes Everything"
Inspired by Naomi Klein's international non-fiction bestseller This Changes Everything, this film is an epic attempt to re-imagine the vast challenge of climate change, presenting powerful portraits of communities on the front lines.