June 18th: Toronto Day of Action – International Stop the Tar Sands Day


On June 18th, people throughout the world will be taking action against one of the most destructive and largest industrial projects on the earth – the Alberta Tar Sands.

The International Day of Action Against the Tar Sands is a worldwide movement, Stop the Tar Sands events are being held all over Canada, the United States, Europe and countries as far away as New Zealand…!

Join us in Toronto!
Where: Trinity Bellwoods Park, South Gates at Queen St. West

When: Saturday, June 18th
Time: Noon till 5 pm

Come out for:
– games
– music
– banner making
– information
– networking
– food and drinks

We will be following up on May 23rd’s event ‘Oil Spill in Lubicon Territory: When Pipelines Fail’, where people came to get first hand accounts about the largest and most recent oil spill in Alberta as a result of the Tar Sands. We’ll be collecting messages of support to send to the people of Little Buffalo as they continue to suffer the impacts of the oil spill and forest fires.

Join our Facebook Event: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=224633330897909#!/event.php?eid=224633330897909

Organized by:
Greenpeace Toronto Volunteers: http://www.greenpeace.ca
Environmental Justice Toronto: https://ejtoronto.wordpress.com/
http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_70387706013
International Day of Action Against the Tar Sands Network: http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_115711035131958

Spread the word!

For more information about Alberta’s Tar Sands, check out:
http://www.greenpeace.org/canada/en/campaigns/tarsands/
http://www.ienearth.org/cits.html

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