Youth Climate Summit 2019

This year’s 2-day Youth Summit takes place Monday & Tuesday, October 7-8, 2019 at Frost Valley YMCA.  Students will learn about climate change and leading climate actions in their school and community.  Workshops and activities focus on 4 tracks: Recycling, Water, Science and Earth.

  • Keynote Presentations
  • Hands-on Workshops & Activities
  • Student Presentations

Speakers include:

  • Sean Russell, Director, Youth Ocean Conservation Summit – Saving Our Water Planet: Activating a Youth Movement to Change the World
  • Dove Karn, Margaretville Central School Teacher – Truth in 10 Climate Reality
  • Dazzle Ekblad, Climate Policy Analyst, Office of Climate Change NYS Department of Environmental Conservation – Be a Catalyst for Community Climate Action

Funding for the Youth Climate Summit provided by NOAA, Catskill Watershed Corporation, NYC DEP and NYSERDA.  Student scholarships for Delaware County Schools is being provided by Delaware County Soil and Water Conservation District.  Cornell Cooperative Extension is working with funders, The Wild Center and advisory teachers and students to develop this informative and empowering program.

Jeanne M. Darling
Executive Director 
[email protected]
(607) 865-6531