Canticle of Creation Hosts Series of Climate Change Programs

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The Dubuque Franciscans’ Canticle of Creation Center will host a series of programs about climate change at Mount St. Francis Center, 3390 Windsor Ave., Dubuque.

On Monday, February 24 at 6:30 p.m., Education & Communication Coordinator for the Dubuque Metropolitan Solid Waste Agency Bev Wagner will discuss how to live green in today’s world.

On Monday, March 16 at 6:30 p.m., Loras College Student and LEAF Club member Jacob Jansen will share his journey to climate advocacy. CANCELLED

At 6:30 p.m., Monday, April 13, 2020 Dubuque Franciscan Sister Nancy Miller, OSF will present, “Intersectionality and Climate Crisis.” CANCELLED

At 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 11, Gina Bell, the City of Dubuque’s Sustainable Community Coordinator, will present Dubuque’s Climate Action Plan.

“These programs are being offered in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day,” said Canticle of Creation Center Director Lori Apel.  “By holding this series we hope to share the Franciscan legacy of striving to live in right relationship with all creation.”

The events are free and all are welcome.

For more information, contact Lori Apel at or (563) 583-9786.