Great Lakes

Rescheduled, Due to emergency homeless situation till sept 9th

Date: 
Sun, Sep 9, 2018 - 11:00am to 2:00pm

City:

This is an organized event to start sending supplies to support the Camp in northern Michigan fighting line 5. It is intended to both become an ongoing process, and hopefully ignite other communities to begin organizing locally to support the fight for the great lakes and to organize local community together. We will have space for donations and also teaching and activities happening. .

an updated list of needs will begin to be posted on top, and updated as received. Please contact to get involved.

Location: 
City Hall
Address: 
241 W South St, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007

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Protect The Great Lakes! Shut Down Line 5 Now!

Date: 
Fri, Aug 31, 2018 - 9:30pm to 10:30pm

Indigenous leaders/organizers for the Pipe Out Paddle Protest, the Ann Arbor Light Brigade, and the Detroit light Brigade will be gathering on the beach at dusk to create a WATER IS LIFE and SHUT DOWN LINE 5 message. We will need many people to help hold letters, signs, and space! Please invite your facebook friends, family, and community.

Location: 
Huron St. & Nicolet Ave Mackinaw City, MI

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Pipeline Safety Advisory Board Meeting

Date: 
Mon, Aug 6, 2018 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

City:

Join the Sierra Club and Oil and Water Don't Mix on Monday August 6th for the quarterly Pipeline Safety Advisory Board. Attend and give Public Comment to tell the Board to listen to the evidence and protect the Great Lakes. Michigan does NOT need Line 5!

There will be time for comment from the general public. Those wishing to make comments must register at the sign-in table.

Location: 
7501 W Saginaw Hwy, Lansing, MI 48917-1130, United States

Event Type:

Discussion About the Risk of Line 5

Date: 
Sat, Aug 4, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Includes a short video "Line 5, Part Two: Political Options".

https://www.facebook.com/events/254789738461472/

Location: 
Bois Blanc Island, Wagner Room, Fire Hall

Event Type:

Lansing March To #RetireLine5

Date: 
Thu, Jul 19, 2018 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm

City:

This is the last final March for the week! We will meet at the Capital and March around the area to the MDEQ, and there offices.
#RetireLine5

Needs:
Speakers
Coolers - Drinks
Even more signs and people!

Main Event Page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/234117957196471/?ti=cl

https://www.facebook.com/events/891452851041493/

Location: 
Michigan State Capitol

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Grand Rapids March For #RetireLine5

Date: 
Wed, Jul 18, 2018 - 1:00pm to 3:00pm

We will be Marching to #RetireLine5 and this would be the 4th March of the week! Last one for the week before Lansing! We will be meeting at the Calder Plaza and be walking to Ah-Nah-Awen Park, across the bridge!

Needs:
Speakers!
Cooler - drinks
Signs and people!

Main Event Page:
https://www.facebook.com/events/234117957196471/?ti=cl

https://www.facebook.com/events/1608112219314595/

Location: 
Calder Plaza (La Grand Vitesse)

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March For #RetireLine5

Date: 
Mon, Jul 16, 2018 - 11:00am to Thu, Jul 19, 2018 - 3:00pm

There will be marches throughout the week of July 16-19 to #ShutDownLine5 and speakers. Looking to march a mile or 2 miles. Please come out and March with us! Links are available for separate events!

Locations:
Mackinaw City 7/16
https://www.facebook.com/events/2026544830994021/?ti=cl

Petoskey 7/17
https://www.facebook.com/events/1544889745615068/?ti=cl

Location: 
Michigan

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GRWP Meeting - July 2018

Date: 
Thu, Jul 12, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Join us for our monthly meeting on July 12th, at Riverside Park's BALL PARK ENTRANCE (**not boat launch 2). That's the one in the middle of the park. We'll meet at the blue roofed pavilion by the sports fields, where the pow wows and Grand River Water Festival are held.

We do have an alternate location planned in case of inclement weather, please keep an eye on this page if the weather report is calling for rain.

Location: 
Riverside Park
Address: 
2001 Monroe Ave NE,, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49505

Event Type:

Pipe Out Paddle Protest 4

Date: 
Sat, Sep 1, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

We are hoping to bring a contingency of people from Hawaii and the Nisqually Tribes with their beautiful canoes...We can set a record for WORLD’S largest Flotilla.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1336281873170582/

Location: 
Huron St. & Nicolet Ave Mackinaw City, MI

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Line 5 Retirement Party!

Date: 
Mon, Apr 23, 2018 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

City:

It's time for the 65 year old, failing pipeline that runs under the water next to the Mackinaw Bridge to retire!

This lakeside house party is co-sponsored by Oil & Water Don't Mix, The League of Women Voters Ann Arbor Area, and RetireLine5.org. We'll munch a bit, watch the livestream video from Traverse City Opera House to get the latest update on Line 5, and talk with each other about the actions we can all take to shut this pipeline down before it makes Pure Michigan putrid.

Location: 
Pinckney, Michigan

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