Climate Lecture at St. Agnes in Key Biscayne
Sep
26
8:30 AM08:30

Climate Lecture at St. Agnes in Key Biscayne

As part of our grant from The Citizens Science Project, The CLEO Institute will be hosting a Climate 101 Lecture for the parents of St. Agnes Academy. This lecture is open to the public, and everyone from the community is welcome. Natalia Ortiz, CLEO's Director of Development, will be presenting the most current scientific data, how it’s impacting our daily lives, and the solutions we can take individually as well as a community. We will also be inviting some local moms to talk about living zero waste.

RSVP here.

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Youth Strike for Climate
Sep
20
10:00 AM10:00

Youth Strike for Climate

Join us at Miami Beach City Hall for a Youth Strike to bring awareness to the climate crisis, advocate for science-based climate solutions, and demand a transition to renewable energy and no new fossil fuel infrastructure.

Students, teachers, and adults are encouraged to attend. Bring signs and your enthusiasm!

Register here.

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Fight to Change the Future of Little Haiti
Sep
14
9:00 AM09:00

Fight to Change the Future of Little Haiti

  • Little Haiti Community Center Community Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join The CLEO Institute at the Little Haiti Community Center (Community Room) for an important discussion about community and home resilience. This event is targeted to homeowners in Little Haiti and surrounding areas, and is put together by the Association for Preservation Technology.

This workshop is also held in partnership with APT, La Perle de Miami, University of Miami.

LUNCH & CHILDCARE WILL BE PROVIDED!

Agenda:

Morning Session | 9 AM - 11 AM: Overview of the Little Haiti Community Resiliency Project and presentation of toolkit materials for homeowner use

Lunch Session | 11 AM - 1 PM: Roundtable lunch discussion about resiliency strategies for the community and feedback from community residents and local professionals.

Afternoon Session | 1 PM - 4 PM: Home product demonstrations of resilient solutions for homeowners

RSVP at: caroline@cleoinstitute.org or call (305) 573-5251.

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Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Lideramos
Sep
12
5:45 PM17:45

Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Lideramos

El Instituto CLEO invita a mujeres y niñas a asistir a este taller gratuito sobre habilidades de liderazgo y mentoría para empoderar a la póxima generación de líderes femeninas. Las participantes conocerán líderes en su propia comunidad relacionadas con la conservación del medioambiente, innovación y tecnología, trabajo sin fines de lucro, entre otros.

Las participantes deben ser mayores de 15 años. Cena y cuidado de niños disponible para niños de 3 años +

Por favor RSVP aquí.

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GenCLEO Organizing Meetup
Sep
11
4:00 PM16:00

GenCLEO Organizing Meetup

The CLEO Institute invites you to join our GenCLEO group for its monthly meeting to discuss the upcoming September 20 Climate Strike.

We will also be making signs to use during the strike. Bring supplies like markers, tape, and recycled cardboard.

Snacks will be provided.

More than 14 schools are involved in this effort. We hope to see you there.

The meeting will take place at the Center for Social Change’s second floor conference room.

RSVP here.

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Green Encuentro: An Environmental Symposium between Florida & Puerto Rico
Sep
8
10:00 AM10:00

Green Encuentro: An Environmental Symposium between Florida & Puerto Rico

Yoca Arditi-Rocha, CLEO’s Executive Director, will be joining Alianza for Progress during their Green Encuentro Environmental Symposium in Doral. This is a unique opportunity to hear from professionals and activists from Florida and Puerto Rico on very important environmental issues such as Renewable Energy and Sea Level Rise.

A light breakfast and a full lunch will be served. No cost or age requirement needed to participate.

RSVP here.

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Little River Hurricane and Climate Talk
Sep
5
5:30 PM17:30

Little River Hurricane and Climate Talk

Come learn about Climate and Hurricane Preparedness, an educational workshop series to help residents understand how climate crisis is already impacting the community and how they can prepare for future extreme weather events.

Free solar lamps, special raffle and dinner and refreshments provided.

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Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Actuamos
Aug
29
5:45 PM17:45

Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Actuamos

El Instituto CLEO invita a mujeres y niñas a asistir a este taller gratuito. Actuamos participatoriamente como ciudadanas. Aprenda cómo funciona el gobierno a nivel municipal, estatal, y federal. Aprenda cómo comunicarse con sus funcionarios electos.

Las participantes deben ser mayores de 15 años. Cena y cuidado de niños disponible para niños de 3 años +

Por favor RSVP aquí.

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GenCLEO Meeting
Aug
28
4:00 PM16:00

GenCLEO Meeting

  • Center for Social Change, Fifth Floor (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Calling all high school and university students and teachers!

Please join our GenCLEO group for its monthly meeting to discuss schools’ mobilization strategies for the upcoming September 20 Climate Strike.

More than 12 schools are involved in this effort. We hope to see you there.

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Young Professionals Happy Hour: Get the 411 on Resiliency in the 305
Aug
23
5:30 PM17:30

Young Professionals Happy Hour: Get the 411 on Resiliency in the 305

  • Marjory Stoneman Douglas Biscayne Nature Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The CLEO Institute invites you to network and meet your elected officials.

Get the 411 on resilience in the 305 with Sandra St. Hilaire, the Resilience Coordinator. for the Miami-Dade County Office of Resilience. Hear how climate change is impacting our community. Join the Resilient305 movement to help prepare and strengthen your community.

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP here.

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Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Nos Preparamos
Aug
15
5:45 PM17:45

Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Nos Preparamos

El Instituto CLEO invita a mujeres y niñas a asistir a este taller gratuito. Nos preparamos para enfrentar los retos del cambio climático (es decir, olas de calor, huracanes) con la Oficina de Manejo de Emergencias del Condado. Conozca los conceptos básicos de finanzas personales y cómo preparar mejor el presupuesto de su hogar antes de estos eventos.

Las participantes deben ser mayores de 15 años. Cena y cuidado de niños disponible para niños de 3 años +

Por favor RSVP aquí.

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Youth Climate Training: Option 2
Aug
12
1:00 PM13:00

Youth Climate Training: Option 2

Are you a high school or college student who wants to learn more about climate change?

CLEO is offering a climate training to teach youth about the urgency of the climate crisis. These certification sessions will cover the science, seriousness and solutions of climate change, as well as answer any questions you have about this topic.

The session will take place at 2103 Coral Way, Second Floor, from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM.

To reserve your seat, please type your name under the date you wish to complete your climate training in this document.

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Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Aprendemos
Aug
1
5:45 PM17:45

Empoderando Mujeres Resilientes: Aprendemos

El Instituto CLEO invita a mujeres y niñas a asistir a este taller gratuito. Aprenda sobre el cambio climático y su impacto en los fenómenos meteorológicos extremos, la salud pública (es decir, los riesgos de asma, Zika y embarazo, el golpe de calor, etc.), el aumento del nivel del mar, las inundaciones y nuestro suministro de agua dulce.

Las participantes deben ser mayores de 15 años. Cena y cuidado de niños disponible para niños de 3 años +

Por favor RSVP aquí.

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Youth Climate Training: Option 1
Aug
1
1:00 PM13:00

Youth Climate Training: Option 1

Are you a high school or college student who wants to learn more about climate change?

CLEO is offering a climate training to teach youth about the urgency of the climate crisis. These certification sessions will cover the science, seriousness and solutions of climate change, as well as answer any questions you have about this topic.

The session will take place at 2103 Coral Way, Second Floor, from 1:00 PM to 3:30 PM.

To reserve your seat, please type your name under the date you wish to complete your climate training in this document.

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GenCLEO Virtual Meeting
Jul
30
3:00 PM15:00

GenCLEO Virtual Meeting

The call will be led by Caroline Lewis, CLEO’s Founder, and will cover the September 20 Climate Strike, upcoming climate trainings for youth, and related activities. Participants will also get to hear from the Florida Board of the U.S. Youth Climate Strike.

Please see connection details below:

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Meeting ID: 934 932 799

Find your local number: https://zoom.us/u/ad56rEk5q1

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Underwater Climate Rally
Jun
27
6:00 PM18:00

Underwater Climate Rally

The first Democratic Presidential Debate is our opportunity to let the candidates--and the world--know that Floridians demand bold plans and real solutions from all candidates. Join the CLEO Institute and other local organizations for an “Underwater Climate Rally” and add your voice calling for bold action on climate from every presidential candidate.

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Climate Action: Inform and Empower at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Jun
26
6:00 PM18:00

Climate Action: Inform and Empower at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

Take the future into your own hands and join us for a discussion and hands-on activities designed to inform and empower locals around climate action.

The Miami chapter of the United Nations Association, The CLEO Institute and Vizcaya have come together for this very special evening.


6:30 p.m. Keynote: Dr. Andrea Dutton (University of Florida)
6:50 p.m. panel discussion moderated by Dawn Shirreffs of The Miami Foundation
Panelists:
Caroline Lewis (The CLEO Institute)
Susan Glickman (Southern Alliance for Clean Energy)
Dr. Andrea Dutton (University of Florida)

7:45 p.m. exploration of partner stations representing the 17 SDG’s

Vizcaya’s gardens will be open for visitors to enjoy along with snacks provided by Hungry Harvest and beer courtesy of Saltwater Brewery.

Register here. Event is free & open to the public, must register to attend.

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A Climate Risk Conversation with CLEO, WLRN and the Miami Herald
Jun
25
7:00 PM19:00

A Climate Risk Conversation with CLEO, WLRN and the Miami Herald

Join Caroline Lewis, Founder of the CLEO Institute, WLRN's Sundial, and the Miami Herald for a community conversation about climate risk and South Florida ahead of the 2020 elections.

This town hall will feature WLRN and Miami Herald reporters and experts discussing the intersection of this important issue, South Florida, and the 2020 presidential race. You will have an opportunity to participate and ask questions. The conversation will be recorded for broadcast and streamed live.

Free parking is available in the lot located on NE 15th Street and NE 1st Avenue.

Find more information and register here.

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

Free Hurricane 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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GenCLEO Organizing Meet Up
Jun
18
4:00 PM16:00

GenCLEO Organizing Meet Up

Calling all GenCLEO climate crisis warriors!

Please join us for our next meeting this Tuesday, June 18th. Topics to be discussed include the Underwater Climate Rally next week, updates on the Youth Climate Boot Camp, developing talking points for officials/rallies, and forming organizing teams for the climate strike on September 20.

All high school and college students and teachers invited.

Bring snacks, a notebook and calendar and be ready to lead!

We will meet on the second floor, inside the Center for Social Change.

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Roundtable Discussion, Little Haiti Home Resilience Project
Jun
15
10:00 AM10:00

Roundtable Discussion, Little Haiti Home Resilience Project

  • Little Haiti Cultural Center, Community Room (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please join us for a roundtable discussion about the Little Haiti Home Resilience Project at the Little Haiti Cultural Center (Community Room).

This event is a collaboration between the CLEO Institute, the Association for Preservation Technology International, the University of Miami, and the City of Miami.

RSVP is required. Please send email to caroline@cleoinstitute.org.

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

Free Hurricane 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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