Forum to address local effects of climate change

Feb 12, 2024

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MATTAPOISETT — The Mattapoisett Democratic Town Committee will host a forum to discuss climate change and its effects on Mattapoisett and what residents can do to prepare on Sunday, Feb. 25 from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., at the Mattapoisett Public Library.

Speakers will include Mattapoisett Town Administrator Mike Lorenco, who will talk about what the Town’s plan is for addressing climate change and Mattapoisett Land Trust President Mike Huguenin who will lead a panel of residents who have been involved in climate change issues.

Huguenin will be joined by Mattapoisett resident Chrystal Walsh who has been involved locally with climate change issues for many years; David Kaplan, concerned resident, avid fisherman and writer of five fishing books; and Marissa Perez-Dormitzer, also a resident of Mattapoisett and District Waste Manager for the Greater New Bedford Regional Refuse Management District. Perez-Dormitzer will discuss recycling and its importance to the environment.

Light refreshments will be provided and a $10 donation is requested.

For more information, contact Nicky Osborne at 508-988-5205.

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Event Date: 

Sunday, February 25, 2024 - 1:30pm to 3:30pm

Event Location: 

Mattapoisett Public Library, 7 Barstow St.

Contact Name: 

Nicky Osborne

Contact Phone: 

(508) 988-5205