The Fall/Winter Speaker/Film Series

All talks or movies begin at 6:30 pm at Brighton Memorial Library in the Friends Learning Center.

Bag It: Is your life too plastic?

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

In this touching and often flat-out-funny film, we follow “everyman” Jeb Berrier, who is admittedly not a tree hugger, as he embarks on a global tour to unravel the complexities of our plastic world.

Gasland 2: The dangers of fracking

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

In this explosive follow-up to his Oscar-nominated film GASLAND, filmmaker Josh Fox uses his trademark dark humor to take a deeper, broader look at the dangers of hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, the controversial method of extracting natural gas and oil.

Comfort Zone: Climate change in upstate New York

Wednesday, March 12, 2014

What does climate change mean in a place where it is not an obvious threat? Where sea level rise is not a factor, and frankly, where people might like it to be a little warmer?


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