Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Little Havana
May
22
6:00 PM18:00

Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Little Havana

Little Havana, are you ready?

The CLEO Institute, with support from Miami-Dade County and The Solutions Project, invites you to attend a free workshop where we will be discussing health, emergency preparedness, gentrification and displacement. Free dinner and refreshments are included, as well as preparedness giveaways.

Spanish translation will be provided.

Please RSVP here.

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Climate Change 101 and panel at Key Biscayne
Jun
3
5:30 PM17:30

Climate Change 101 and panel at Key Biscayne

The CLEO Institute, in collaboration with Miami Waterkeeper and Fill-a-Bag, invite you to attend a free Climate Change 101 training and panel. This event is part of our Citizen Science Project grant from the Key Biscayne Foundation. Come learn what is happening to our beaches and water. Hear directly from those who are on the ground.

The event will take place at the Biscayne Nature Center (Crandon Park, North Beach Entrance).

Light refreshments will be served.

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Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Little Havana
Jun
6
6:00 PM18:00

Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Little Havana

  • Miami Dade College Interamerican Campus (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Little Havana, are you ready?

The CLEO Institute, with support from Miami-Dade County and The Solutions Project, invites you to attend a free workshop where we will be discussing health, emergency preparedness, gentrification and displacement. Free dinner and refreshments are included, as well as preparedness giveaways.

This workshop will take place at the Miami Dade College Interamerican Campus, Room 401.

Please RSVP here.

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Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 4: We Lead
Jun
13
6:00 PM18:00

Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 4: We Lead

CLEO invites all women to join us for the final session of its 2019 Empowering Resilient Women cohort in Overtown. The workshop will teach attendees leadership skills in order to empower the next generation of leaders. Participants will meet other women who work in fields related to climate change, such as environmental conservation, STEM, policy, art, and nonprofit work.

RSVP here.

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Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Little Havana
Jun
19
6:00 PM18:00

Free Emergency Preparedness Workshop in Little Havana

Little Havana, are you ready?

The CLEO Institute, with support from Miami-Dade County and The Solutions Project, invites you to attend a free workshop where we will be discussing health, emergency preparedness, gentrification and displacement. Free dinner and refreshments are included, as well as preparedness giveaways.

Spanish translation will be provided.

Please RSVP here.

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Hands Across the Sand 2019
May
18
9:30 AM09:30

Hands Across the Sand 2019

Say YES to Clean, Renewable Energy!
Say NO to Dirty Fossil Fuels and Seismic Airgun Blasting

We have never been closer to having our ocean blasted and drilled for oil. At 12 noon on May 18th, people on beaches all over the nation will be joining hands in solidarity against seismic airgun blasting and offshore drilling in the Atlantic.

Join Oceana, the Urban Paradise Guild, Surfrider Foundation Miami & our community partners for this important annual event!

Schedule:

11 am: Arrive at event. Find out more about Oceana, Surfrider, and Urban Paradise Guild.
12 noon: Join hands for 15 minutes, forming a continuous line in the sand. We expect this will be the longest Hands Across the Sand line in the state of Florida!
12:15: Press Conference with elected officials and environmental leaders
12:30: #DrillingisKilling Paddle Out, hosted by Surfrider Miami Beach and F1rst Shop

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Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 2: We Prepare
May
16
6:00 PM18:00

Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 2: We Prepare

Attendees will learn how to prepare for hurricanes and other related emergencies, as well as the basics of personal finance and how to plan your household budget ahead of these events.

Attendees will also hear from Urban Oasis Project, learn about local produce, and have a chance to purchase organic food at the workshop. 

RSVP here.

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Climate Change 101 at West Kendall Regional Library
May
8
6:00 PM18:00

Climate Change 101 at West Kendall Regional Library

Join YOUmake Miami and the CLEO Institute for a conversation about climate change. Get up to date with the most current scientific data, learn how climate change impacts your daily life, and find out what steps you can take to both mitigate and adapt to climate change.

This event is free and open to the public.

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Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 1: We Learn + Mindfulness Session
May
2
6:00 PM18:00

Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 1: We Learn + Mindfulness Session

CLEO invites all women to join us for the first session of its 2019 Empowering Resilient Women cohort in Overtown. The workshop will teach attendees how to connect the dots between climate change and its impact on hurricanes, heat waves, public health (Zika and related pregnancy risks, heat stroke), sea level rise, flooding, and our freshwater supply. The talk will be followed by a special mindfulness session with Christina Pierce.

RSVP here.

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Waffle Wednesday, Tech Saves Miami
Apr
24
8:30 AM08:30

Waffle Wednesday, Tech Saves Miami

Join Caroline Lewis, Founder of the CLEO Institute, for a conversation about sustainability and lowering our environmental footprint through the use of technology. Hosted by Wyncode and the Knight Foundation, this event will discuss the vision of organizations and startups that, through the use of technology, are working to make our city a more enjoyable, sustainable and competitive community.

Don't miss master waffles chef Alfonso who will be cooking up some deliciousness.

RSVP here.

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Climate 101 Workshop, BYOL and Learn
Apr
11
12:00 PM12:00

Climate 101 Workshop, BYOL and Learn

  • 2031 Jackson Street Fort Myers, FL 33901 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Have questions about climate change?

Have algal blooms impacted your life?

Do you think hurricanes are getting stronger? Nights warmer?

Sign up today for a Climate 101 workshop and BYOL (Bring Your Own Lunch) & Learn! To reserve your seat RSVP@floridacommunity.com or call 239-274-5900.

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Webinar - Let's talk about the Energy Innovation Act!
Apr
9
10:00 AM10:00

Webinar - Let's talk about the Energy Innovation Act!

Hosted by the CLEO Institute and Citizens’ Climate Lobby, this webinar will provide information about the bipartisan bill and address any questions you may have.

This webinar is free and open to the public.

CALL INFO:

https://zoom.us

The Zoom meeting ID is 682-425-9614

Call in number – 1-646-558-8656

Meeting Number (Passcode) – 682-425-9614

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United in Conversation: Climate Change and Sea Level Rise
Apr
9
8:00 AM08:00

United in Conversation: Climate Change and Sea Level Rise

Caroline Lewis, Founder of the CLEO Institute, will be participating in this Coffee & Conversation event held in partnership with United Way of Miami-Dade and Panther Coffee. This event will focus on the topics of climate change and sea level rise. Join us to learn about what we can do individually and collectively to create a stronger Miami.

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CLEO institute on panel for St. Thomas University’s 2nd annual conference on Climate, Nature and Society
Apr
4
3:15 PM15:15

CLEO institute on panel for St. Thomas University’s 2nd annual conference on Climate, Nature and Society

On April 4th, The CLEO Institute will take part in a panel discussion called I Can Do All Things: Solutions for Climate Stewardship, as part of the 2 day annual conference Climate, Nature and Society, hosted by St-Thomas University and The Nature Conservancy.

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WE Lead: Empowering Resilient Women and Girls
Mar
26
5:45 PM17:45

WE Lead: Empowering Resilient Women and Girls

In collaboration with the YMCA, we are hosting our fourth and last workshop for women and girls. All women are welcome but please register because spaces are limited! Come be inspired by women doing extraordinary things in your community in fields such as conservation, STEM, environmental work and more.

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WE Prepare: Empowering Resilient Women and Girls
Feb
26
5:45 PM17:45

WE Prepare: Empowering Resilient Women and Girls

In collaboration with the YMCA, we are hosting our second workshop for women and girls in our 4 part series. All women are welcome but please register because spaces are limited! Come learn about how to be better prepared for extreme weather events, both financially and in your household. Receive a solar lamp for your home and more.

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