If you thought the rally was fun…

…Then you absolutely, positively, must attend the YOUTH ACTIVISM SUMMIT this weekend – April 30-May 1st. Youth Power!! CALLING ALL TEENS! Join us for the 2016 Youth Activism Summit April 30-May 1st Montpelier High School Come to workshops, create art together, have fun, meet other awesome young folks, and sharpen your understanding of how your talents can make change in the world! The Youth Activism Summit will take place as part of the Vermont People’s Convention/Just Transition Assembly.  The People’s Convention will feature a broad diversity of grassroots groups working for social and environmental justice. The Youth Activism Summit and the People’s Convention will work together to offer participants rich opportunities to collaborate with one another and build a more abundant intergenerational movement for justice!   We’re looking forward to workshops on: Racial Justice, Sustainability, Direct Action, Archery, Climate Justice, Gender and Sexuality, Bike Mechanics, Poetry, Silk Screening, Healing arts space and […]

Information to Schools About The Upcoming Youth Rally

The Vermont Youth Lobby Presents 1st Annual Youth Rally for the Planet Thursday, April 28th 2016 First of all, thank you so much for taking the time to organize a field trip at your school.  This is one of the most important challenges humanity has ever faced and every student who is able to attend will only add strength to the climate change movement!   Note: Please forward all pertinent information in this letter to your students! Bus Drop-Off & Parking We are asking school busses to drop off students at the Vermont College of Fine Arts green between 9am and 10am.  If your school will be arriving after 10am, we request that you drop off students directly at the Vermont Statehouse and skip the march.  After dropping off students, bus drivers can find ample parking either in the front parking lot at Montpelier High School (the dirt parking lot) […]