Starting with Community: Talking about Climate in Hillhurst-Sunnyside

The Calgary Climate Hub’s first community climate conversation, in a series to be launched across Calgary.

By Colleen Smith, photos by Suzanne Chew

Calgarians are on the move to make sure that when it comes to climate change, all changes made are going to be for the better.

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Even though the city was plunged in a deep freeze on the evening of Tuesday, February 5th, over 150 people braved the cold to gather together with the Calgary Climate Hub to “Talk About the Climate Crisis”, where citizens could address the challenges of climate advocacy and change in the intimacy of a warm and friendly space.

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The hall of the Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association was packed to the rafters.  Every seat was filled, every aisle crammed with avid listeners: concerned folk of all ages and all walks of life who came to hear what the experts had to say.

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