August 24, 2007
Long Island's First Global Warming Summit at Farmingdale State College
The Long Island Global Warming Summit will take place on Saturday September 29, 2007 at Farmingdale State College. Organized by the Center for Science Teaching and Learning, the Global Warming Summit is the Island's first and only event of its kind geared specifically towards families. It will feature alternative energy demonstrations, hands-on workshops, green vendors, well-known speakers and more. The event will focus on what families can do at home, work and school to help reverse climate change.
Exhibitors will conduct demonstrations, including Solar demos, Wind Power demos, and Biodiesel demos. Vendors will be on the Great Lawn at Farmingdale State College to sell and showcase "green" products. Two screenings of An Inconvenient Truth will take place in Roosevelt Hall first 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. with a second showing from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Workshops will be offered during the day.
For more information, contact Joe Ferrara at 516-764-0045.