Save Our Glaciers Gala – Nov. 17 Family Dance Party

Emma Goldman once famously said, “If I can’t dance, I don’t want to be part of your revolution.” As a leading political activist 100 years ago, Goldman’s fight was different than the energy revolution that’s happening today. But her point remains valid: Let’s all work together to protect the planet from climate chaos. But let’s (More...)

Press Release – Trump Decision to Abandon Paris Accord Puts Montana at Risk

  Two grassroots climate advocacy groups in Montana strongly criticized President Trump’s decision today to pull out of the Paris Climate Agreement. “This does not make America great again,” said Jeffrey Smith, coordinator of 350Montana. “Quite the opposite. By abdicating American leadership on climate, Trump is undercutting clean energy jobs in Montana. He’s increasing the (More...)

Make a Difference! Apply to join the Whitefish Climate Action Plan Committee

YOU should consider applying for the new Whitefish Climate Action Plan Committee established on December 5 by the City Council. Please submit a letter of interest by December 23. This is a formal city committee that will submit recommendations to the City Council in 2017. The purpose of the Committee is to evaluate the City’s energy (More...)

Leonardo DiCaprio’s film, Before the Flood, comes to Whitefish Jan. 23

Save the Date: 01/23/2017:  Climate Smart Glacier Country and National Parks Conservation Association will screen Leonardo Dicaprio’s film, Before the Flood, at the Whitefish O’Shaughnessy Theater on Monday, January 23, 7  p.m. Want to help organize or volunteer the day of the event?  Contact Nancy – nwoodruffmt at gmail dot com. The film will be followed (More...)

Join a community conversation about our climate future and local solutions!

Where do we go from here? Join friends and neighbors at your local brewery to get involved in climate solutions! Public Meetup: Wednesday, November 30, 6:30 p.m. at Great Northern Brewery Mezzanine – Join other community members for a conversation about local community solutions. What does climate change mean for you? What solutions and success stories already (More...)

Community Barbecue with Energy Corps

You are invited to a community reception on Sunday, October 9, 1 p.m. at Whitefish City Beach to welcome Energy Corps public service members to Whitefish and Glacier National Park. The barbecue/potluck event will serve to introduce Rachel Sussman, who will be working for the City of Whitefish and the Whitefish School District beginning in (More...)

Solidarity with Standing Rock – Rally in support of clean water and clean energy

The Whitefish Rally in Solidarity with Standing Rock will feature Scott Brant from the Blackfeet-Nourish Project, who just returned from delivering food to the Standing Rock encampment in North Dakota. Richard Smith, a Whitefish architect and member of the Chippewa Tribe, also will speak. Join us Tuesday, Sept. 13, 4 p.m. at the Depot Park (More...)

Coolest job in Montana now available – Whitefish seeks Energy Corps member

Climate Smart Glacier Country, the City of Whitefish and Whitefish School District seek to hire a motivated, dedicated Energy Corps member to help steer the community toward local community solutions.  Energy Corps is an AmeriCorps service program administered through the Butte-based National Center for Appropriate Technology. Applications will be accepted through August 15, 2016 or until a (More...)