South Lake Union hosts Moving Planet-Seattle this Saturday Sept 24


860 Terry Avenue North
Seattle, Washington
9am-1pm: Move Yourself
Come be in the parade of boats and bikes, feet and wheels, pedaling, rowing, sailing, walking, dancing, skipping, skating, jumping, cartwheeling our sweet selves from all over Cascadia to Lake Union Park. 

10am-12pm: Take Action Workshops
Ready, set, make a difference! at nearby China Harbor Restaurant. 2040 Westlake Ave N. a 10-minute walk from South Lake Union. Learn how to be a powerful advocate at two concurrent workshops: Power Past Coal and Transportation for Washington. Join with others to take action opposing coal export terminals in our state and supporting good transportation choices for our communities. Sponsored by Earth Ministry, Sierra Club, and Climate Solutions.


10am-2pm: Have Fun! Get Active and Learn More @Lake Union Park
Lunch@ tasty food trucks, get info about climate action from non-profit partners.**** Join the parade from 1-2pm while Black Whales play! **** Try eBikes,get an Undrivers License, Skate Like A Girl, try Stand-Up Paddleboards, do Yoga for Bikers, check out FamilyBikes Expo, take FeetFirst walks, join a mini-yacht flotilla, and more! Lake Union Park is at the south end of Lake Union 860 Terry Avenue N. We encourage you to walk, bike, boat, bus, skate, skip, & find ways to get to Moving Planet Seattle without the use of fossil fuel. There are Cascade Bike Club groups arriving from all over the city to this event. 

Enjoy music by the Black Whales on the main stage at 1pm while participating in a People Powered Parade.

The culminating climate rally happens between 2-3pm with the following speakers.

Michael McGinn, Mayor of Seattle

Christopher Williams, Seattle Parks & Recreation Superintendent

Sarah van Gelder, YES! magazine Executive Editor

KC Golden, Climate Solutions Policy Director

Lisa Quinn, Feet First Executive Director

Rev. Rich Lang, University Temple United Methodist Church

***3:30pm : PHOTO SHOOT BE THERE! We take an iconic 350 photo from the air. **********

4:30-6pm: Engage in Environmental Justice
Be inspired by recipients of the Brower Youth Award given to outstanding young adults who are working on environmental justice issues in their home communities. Stay for a reception marking the launch of the new national United Church of Christ Environmental Justice Center in the Seattle area.

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