Climate Change Consciousness Week 2016

Maryknoll Ecological Sanctuary is observing Climate Change Consciousness Week this year, with a series of activities from November 28 – December 3. The theme for this year’s celebration is “Building a Collective Consciousness on Water and Food Security.”

On November 28 and 29, Brahma Kumaris Environment Initiative will lead a workshop on “Inner Optimism and Resilience for Change Makers.” The workshop is for those with new ideas, technologies, and solutions and also for those trying to create better families, work places, and communities. The two-day workshop runs from 8:30am to 4:30 pm, and has a registration fee of P150.

On December 1, Sr. Marvie Misolas, MM will be speaking on the Global Situation of Water and Food Security. On December 2, Jefferson Laruan of Lily of the Valley Organic Farms will conduct a whole-day training on “Growing your own food.” On December 3 in the morning, the Friends of ENCA Farm will be speaking on “Seed Saving for Climate Resilience.”

For the children, a Nature Walk will be done in the afternoons of December 1 and 2. The week’s activities will end with a Holy Mass on December 2 at 3:30 pm.

Seats are limited for these activities. Please pre-register at MES office or call Joyce at (074) 424-5745 / 09155565745 or email us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Food will be served at very reasonable prices.