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Physicians for Social Responsibility
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Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 19, 2014 11 am - 4 pm - Come to Southside Park for Sacramento Earth Day 2014 presented by Environmental Council of Sacramento. Please join us as we learn how to be better stewards of the planet, commit to living sustainably, and act to reduce our impact on the environment. PSR/Sacramento will be tabling.

Sunday, April 27, 2014 6 pm - The PSR/Sacramento scholarship essay contest finals dinner will be held at the Dante Club, 2330 Fair Oaks Blvd, Sacramento. The ten student finalists will be presenting their essays based on the quote "Education is the most powerful weapon that you can use to change the world" by the late Nelson Mandela. Make your reservations now. $15,000 in scholarships will be awarded. Dinner is $35/adult, $20/student. For information: e-mail: essaycontest@sacpsr.org; call 916-955-6333.

Friday, May 2, 2014 1-3 pm - "Mercury & Human Health" - An Informational Summit on the Impacts of Mercury Exposure through Fish Consumption,California State Capitol Hearing Room 2040. Jane Hightower, MD, will be the keynote speaker at an event highlighting the ongoing human health impacts of mercury in California’s environment. Hosted by The Sierra Fund, with co-sponsors Senator Fran Pavley, PSR/Sacramento, Sierra Health Foundation, California Indian Environmental Alliance, and California State University, Chico.   

Saturday, May 17 - 1st Annual Town Hall Meeting on Climate Change presented by 350 Sacramento. Mark Hertsgaard, author of "Hot: Living Through the Next Fifty Years on Earth," will keynote the town hall, with Erik de Kok bringing the discussion back home to the Sacramento area. Radio personality Kat Maudru will be the emcee. PSR/Sacramento will be one of the co-sponsors.



Events are listed in "Upcoming Events" because they may be of interest to PSR members but do not necessarily represent endorsement by PSR/Sacramento unless PSR is listed by an endorser or co-sponsor.

 

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