October, 2021

16oct10:00 am2:00 pmCampaigning Fair10:00 am - 2:00 pm The Out of the Blue Drill Hall, 36 Dalmeny Street Organiser: Greenpeace Edinburgh Event Type:Workshop & Training

Event Details

Greenpeace Edinburgh are organising an fair on the 16th October at Out of the Blue Drill Hall. off Leith Walk, 10am – 2pm.
The Campaigning Fair is a gathering of groups and organisations that are working towards climate and social justice for all, with associated workshops and an area of banner and placard making too.
It is a relaxed and informal event where you find out what is happening in Edinburgh and further afield with regards to our climate emergency and also about all things COP26.
What is COP? How to get involved with COP and just as importantly – after COP.
Come and join the event! The more people that come together, the more we can push for real change.
There is a part/space for everyone in the fixing of our climate problems which, in turn, will create the future of healthy tomorrows.
WORKSPACES
Pease message [email protected] to sign up to a workshop.
10am – 11am – how to run a street stall (more sessions on the day if interest exists)
2:30pm – Carrying a chant at a march (Meeting place Out of the Blue Drill Hall)
More details for each workshop in the discussion section for the event.
PLACARD MAKING SPACE
The COP26 coalition is bringing together movements to build power for system change.
On 6th November, movements across the world are coming together to take action – from indigenous struggles to trade unions, from racial justice groups to youth strikers.
Use the creative space to make your placard for a march in Scotland or to put in your window at home to support the global call for climate action.
The space is free for you to use. There will be a range of materials available, but feel free to bring your own such as brushes, paints, cardboards, old sheets for banners, etc.
Please contact [email protected] to book a making space.
Please specify for how many people, whether you would like to be there for one or two hours and what time of day you would prefer. The creative space is available from 10am to 2pm.
The organiser will get back to you to confirm your booking.

Time

(Saturday) 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Location

The Out of the Blue Drill Hall

36 Dalmeny Street

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