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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.

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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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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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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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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)
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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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GenCLEO Organizing Meet Up
Jun
5
4:30 PM16:30

GenCLEO Organizing Meet Up

Calling ALL Students (& teachers) who want to lead!

Why? This is a climate emergency - CLEO believes in the power of young people! Let's organize and get ready for the Global Climate Strike on September 20th. All partner organizations welcome

This meeting will take place at the Center for Social Change, 2nd Floor.

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Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 3: We Act
May
30
5:45 PM17:45

Empowering Resilient Women Workshop 3: We Act

Learn how the government works at city, state, and federal levels with Urban Impact Lab's short civics 101 presentation. Afterward, join CLEO for a letter-writing activity and learn how to contact your elected officials. Advocacy kits will also be handed out to all attendees. Lastly, we will have a special presentation from the City of Miami's Office of Resilience to discuss what Miami is doing to fight climate change.

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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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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. 

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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.

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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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