Climate Change 21

23 May – 6 June

Count Us In -Take Action
Let’s take action together to protect what we love. Count Us In identifies the 16 steps with the highest carbon cutting impact. Every step you take makes a measurable difference. Click through to choose one to suit you. Join our team online (St Albans Climate Action Network) and your step counts towards the district’s total.
count-us-in.org/businesses/count-us-in/campaigns/st-albans-climate-action-network

Count Us In – Get Involved!
Encouraging the community to participate in the global Count Us In campaign – to raise wareness and reduce their impact on the environment.
Venue Online
Info Free I All ages I bricketwood.org
By Bricket Wood Residents Association

One Small Thing
Individual/ small ‘family’ group ideas towards sustainability. What can you do/share along the road? See a festival on our website and share your ideas.
Venue See website wheathampstead-pc.gov.uk
Info Free I All ages
By Wheathampstead Parish Council

Reflection Trail
Pray, contemplate, reflect. Follow our trail to walk; look; consider the impact you have on the earth. Think about what steps you can take to make a difference. Downloadable trail sheet available, self led event. Venue Harpenden
Info Free I All ages I Map/Info bethanycc.uk/sustainable
By Bethany Community Church

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Sherrards’ Photo Competition- Win a Lussmanns Voucher!
Take a photo of what World Environment Day means to you for a chance to win! To enter post and tag Sherrards on instagram @sherrardsSolicitors1 or email events@sherrards.com
When? 12 April- 28 May. The winner announced 2 June.
Info Free I All ages – under 18s entries must be submitted by parent or guardian.
sherrards.com/news-post/sherrards-does-sustfest21
By Sherrards Solicitors

SustFest21 On Radio Verulam
Throughout SustFest21 we’ll be broadcasting interviews and features about sustainability and the two week festival.
Venue On 92.6fm and radioverulam.com
Info Free I All ages By 92.6fm Radio Verulam

Interactive Prayer Tree
Pop into the Cathedral and leave your thoughts, reflections, and encouragement to help the Cathedral get to net-zero by 2030. Pick up a Cathedral tree trail guide in the shop and discover the history of some of the city’s oldest trees on our doorstep!
Time 8.30am – 5.30pm Venue St Albans Cathedral St Albans AL1 1BY
Info Free I All ages I stalbanscathedral.org
By St Albans Cathedral

Sun 23 May

Sustainable Living Forum
How can we live sustainably? What is our personal response to the environment crisis? Come, share your experiences and discover what your next step might be.
Time 7 – 8.30pm Venue Online
Book eventbrite.com/e/sustainable-living-forum-tickets-149302611129
Info Free I Adult only – 13+ I bethanycc.uk
By Bethany Community Church

Mon 24 May

100 Seconds To Midnight
Talk on Climate Change and what you need to do about It. Prof Kate Jeffery, Director of the Institute of Behavioural Neuroscience, UCL.
Time 8 – 9.30pm Venue Online
Book 100seconds.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Adult only I @groups/2624331577825112
By Redbourn Parish Council

Tues 25 May

Climate Conversation – A Chance To Talk
Join a small, facilitated group online. Take time to talk about the climate, the future, and prioritise actions. Learn to confidently engage others on climate issues.
Time 1 – 3pm Venue Online
Book sustfestclimcon.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I Adult only I @SustainableStAlbans
By Sustainable St Albans

Kiss The Ground – Film & Discussion
One of the biggest problems is right under our feet: the soil. This film awakens us to the possibilities of regeneration. Watch it, then join us to discuss.
Time 8 – 9pm Venue Online
Book via website
Info Adult only I sustainablestalbans.org/our-planet-events
By Our Planet Our Future, Sustainable St Albans

Wed 26 May

Climate Conversation – A Chance To Talk
Join a small, facilitated group online. Take time to talk about the climate, the future, and prioritise actions. Learn to confidently engage others on climate issues.
Time 1 – 3pm Venue Online
Book sustfestclimcon.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I Adult only I @SustainableStAlbans
By Sustainable St Albans

Abbey After Hours: Climate Justice
Join us for a live conversation with 2019 Theology Slam winner Hannah Malcolm. We’ll talk climate justice and Words for a Dying World (+ poet in residence Dan!)
Time 7.30 – 8.45pm Venue Online
Book stalbanscathedral.org/Event/abbey-after-hours-climate-
justice

Info £8 (standard) or £5 (under-25s)
stalbanscathedral.org By St Albans Cathedral

Thurs 27 May

Climate Conversation – A Chance To Talk
Join a small, facilitated group online. Take time to talk about the climate, the future, and prioritise actions. Learn to confidently engage others on climate issues.
Time 9.30am – 11pm Venue Online
Book sustfestclimcon.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I Adult only I @SustainableStAlbans
By Sustainable St Albans

Sustainable Investment
Alice Ross will talk and answer questions about how you can turn your savings and pensions, however big or small, into a force for change.
Time 8 – 9pm Venue Online
Book stpaulsstalbans.churchsuite.co.uk/events/iimfzy9f
Info Free I Adult only I stpauls-stalbans.org
By St Paul’s Church, St Albans

Sat 29 May

Sustaining Wellbeing & Resilience – No Matter What
Join Chantal Burns and Kimberley Hare to find out why and how you can access a deep sense of wellbeing.
Time 11am – 12.30pm Venue Online
Book eventbrite.co.uk/e/sustaining-wellbeing-and-resilience-no-
matter-what-tickets-150388533151

Info Free I Adult only I heartcommunitygroup.org
By HEART Community Group

Sun 30 May

Sustainability Church Service
Join us to praise God for his wonderful creation and learn how we can live more sustainably in that creation for the sake of all our futures.
Time 10.30 – 11.30am
Venue St Paul’s Church, Blandford Road, St Albans AL1 4JP
Book Booking link on our home page from 24 May
Info Free I All ages I stpauls-stalbans.org
By St Paul’s Church, St Albans

Tues 1 June

Climate Conversation – A Chance To Talk
Join a small, facilitated group online. Take time to talk about the climate,the future, and prioritise actions. Learn to confidently engage others on climate issues.
Time 9.30am – 11pm Venue Online
Book sustfestclimcon.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I Adult only I @SustainableStAlbans
By Sustainable St Albans

Wed 2 June

Tackling The Climate Crisis With Sustainable Transport
Learn about the role of transport in tackling climate change and how changes in your daily travel patterns can benefit the environment and wider society.
Time 6.30 – 7.30pm Venue Online
Book Email nikki.hodges@aecom.com to register your interest.
Info Free I All ages I aecom.com
By AECOM


Activism & Optimism With Local Politicians
A space for St Albans’ young people (14-27) to talk all things sustainable with their local politicians, inc Daisy Cooper MP, Bim Afolami (MP) and Cllr Simon Grover.
Time 7 – 8.30pm Venue Online
Book activismandoptimism.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I 14 – 27 Year olds I sustainablestalbans.org
By Sustainable St Albans

Sustainability at St Albans City & District Council
Learn about our Sustainability and Climate Crisis Strategy and how we deliver our services in a sustainable way. Ask decision-makers about topics that matter most to you.
Time 7.30 – 9pm Venue Online
Book councilsustainability.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I Adult only I stalbans.gov.uk/sustainability
By St Albans City & District Council

Thurs 3 June

Climate Change – The Decisive Decade
Jonathon Porritt poses some serious questions about Climate Change in this must-see live Zoom event. Governments, big business, all of us need to do our bit.
Time 5.30 – 7pm Venue Online. Check online listing for booking
Info Free I All ages I @SaveButterflyWorld/
By Butterfly World 2.0

Climate Conversation – A Chance To Talk
Join a small, facilitated group online. Take time to talk about the climate, the future, and prioritise actions. Learn to confidently engage others on climate issues.
Time 1pm – 3pm Venue Online
Book sustfestclimcon.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Free I Adult only I @SustainableStAlbans
By Sustainable St Albans

Friday 4 June

2040 – An Optimistic Film
2040 is a film by Australian environmentalist Damon Gameau. It is an optimistic look at the future in a time of Climate Change.
Time 8 – 9.45pm
Venue St Pauls Church, Blandford Road, St Albans AL14JP
And online at StPauls-StAlbans.org
Info Donation welcome I All ages I Booking required
By St Paul’s Church, St Albans

Sat 5 June

Health & Climate Change
Hear Dr Kirsten Shukla, psychiatrist, talking about the impact that climate change is having on our health and mental wellbeing – and what you can do about it!
Time 1 – 2pm
Venue Online us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZ0vduuppzIoHd
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Info Free I All ages I @groups/393878068030914
By Extinction Rebellion St Albans


Local To Global – Sustainable Living
Two local women take you on a journey; travel with them – from St Albans to Pakistan and Bangladesh to explore the impact of climate and environmental issues.
Time 2 – 3.30pm Venue Online
Book localtoglobalsustainable.eventbrite.co.uk
Info Donation welcome I Adult only I hawaherts.co.uk
By Hertfordshire Asian Women’s Association