• Collaborated with Synergy, the Office of Student Life, and the Institute for a Sustainable Environment at Clarkson University to screen the documentary Chasing Coral  (January 17)
  • Did training with SLU Divestment Club (January 30)
  • 350.org livestream and snowshoe at Dale Pondysh’s house (January 31)
  • Collaborated with Synergy, the Office of Student Life, and the Institute for a Sustainable Environment at Clarkson University to screen the documentary An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power (February 7)


  • North Country Matters Talks Climate Change with NC 350
  • Cosponsored 3rd Annual Adirondack Climate March on October 7th, 1 -3p.m. at Berkeley Park, Saranac Lake
  • Co-sponsored film screening: Before the Flood followed by moderated discussion at Clarkson University on 1/24/17.
  • Hosted Sports & Outdoor Gear Sale on 2/4/17 and 12/9/17 to promote reuse of items locally.
  • 350.org  National Day Against Denial Action in Albany, letter writing campaign to Senators Gillibrand and Schumer (January 9)
  • North Country Climate Reality Conference and meetings (January and April)
  • Coordinated with Clarkson to bring Leonardo DiCaprio’s Before the Flood to the North Country (January 24)
  • Skyping Session with Paul Dietershagen from Sierra Club on current information on electric vehicles (January)
  • Skyping session with Kat Fisher from Sierra Club on their campaign to promote electric vehicles in NYS (February)
  • Sponsored a showing of the play Prisoners of Hope by Allen Fitz-Gerald at SUNY Potsdam (April)
  • Collaborated with five other regional marches to bring the People’s Climate Mobilization to Potsdam, ~400 people came. (April 29)
  • Attended ANCA’s Clean Energy Conference (Oct. 25-26)
  • Participated in SLU Divestment Club march on SLU campus (Nov. 16)
  • 350.org Train the Trainer Convergence in Pennsylvania (Dec. 15-18)


  • Participated in monthly local leader conference calls
  • Participated in Divest NY calls
  • Attended “State of the Climate Address” in Albany in January
  • Attended two lobbying days in Albany regarding divestment of pension fund and 100% renewable by 2030
  • Follow-up lobbying with Addie Russell
  • Break Away demonstrations in Albany
  • Hosted second annual Sustainability Social with visit from Mike Derrick, Dem. Candidate for Congress
  • Meet and Greet with Green Party candidate for Congress, Matt Funiciello
  • Hosted Skype session with Lauren Eastwood concerning her participation in Paris Climate Talks
  • Hosted Skype session with Jen Kretser from The Wild Center concerning the ADK Youth Climate Summit
  • Cosponsored screening of Naomi Klein’s This Changes Everything with the Clarkson University Office of Student Life & Engagement
  • DAPL protest at Akwesasne in fall
  • Second Annual ADK Climate March in Saranac, Nov. 5
  • Standing Rock River Sing (DAPL) on Nov. 15
  • Watertown Daily Times article, “Protesters gather in Canton to oppose Dakota Access Pipeline”
Keene Valley Protest, 9/27/16

Keene Valley Protest, 9/27/16



  • Shared relevant information and petitions with the membership via Googlegroups & Facebook
  • Hosted first annual Sustainability Social
  • Met with Bill McKibben and attended his talk at SUNY Canton
  • March Against Monsanto in Albany
  • People’s Climate March in NYC
  • Created chapter Communication Agreement
  • EMC presentation
  • Canton Sustainability Group presentation
  • Screened documentaries: “The Resilient Ones,” “Journey of the Butterflies,” “Gaswork,” “Simplicity, Joy, and Social Change,” “The Story of Stuff”, and “Climate Refugees”
  • Bill MacKentley’s presentation
  • Hosted Skype sessions with Lee Ziesche (Gaslands) and Nathan Schumer (Fossil-Free NY)
  • Sent representatives to two 350.org convergence events
  • Outdoor and Sports Gear Sale, $55 to CPCS HS Environmental Team
  • March in Saranac
  • Climate March for the Children in Potsdam
  • Made contact with 350.org team and now have regular connections with them & other groups
  • Stood at Potsdam Post Office for divestment
  • Socially Responsible Investment presentation
  • Attended State of the Climate rally in Albany


Monthly Meetings

NC350 Alliance meets once per month on the first Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. in the in the bottom of the Potsdam Public Library, 2 Park St. Enter the front door, turn left in the lobby, and go downstairs to the room at the foot of the stairs. Join us at a meeting or email us to get involved!

Email us!

Email us at northcountry350@gmail.com with questions or to partner on an initiative!