Saturday, May 19, 11:00–1:00, Janesville, WI
On May 19, 2018, people will join hands at lakes, oceans, and rivers across the world to protect our water from disasters caused by oil spills. Locally, we’ll gather in Library Park, along the Rock River in Janesville.
WHAT: Hands Across the Sand —Janesville
WHEN: Saturday, May 19, 2018, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Library Park, south of Hedberg Public Library, 316 S. Main St., Janesville, WI
11:00–11:45: Picnic in Library Park, just south of Hedberg Public Library at 316 S. Main St. in Janesville, WI. Bring your own lunch and something to sit on. Lawn games, hoola hoops, musical instruments welcome!
11:45: Line up along the riverfront and hold hands for photos and video.
12:00: Attend a press conference and speeches about the danger to the Rock River and Janesville posed by the proposed Enbridge tar sands Line 66 (more on Enbridge and its Wisconsin pipelines here).