The Quinnehtukqut

December 2022

Campaign Highlights - December 2022

Campaign Highlights - December 2022

Take a look at the highlights from Sierra Club Connecticut’s current campaigns and what we’ve been working on this last month. As always, thank you to all of our volunteers—we couldn’t do this without you!

A Note From Our Chapter Chair

A Note From Our Chapter Chair

This will be our last issue of the year and the Quinnehtukqut will be on break in January. It’s a good time to look back on our accomplishments and highlights of the past year and to start planning for the next year ahead. We’re looking forward to catching up in February 2023!

Yes, Bears Were Everywhere in New England This Year from Sierra Club National

Yes, Bears Were Everywhere in New England This Year from Sierra Club National

You may have read our story earlier this year, Loss and Hope in the Tale of Two Cubs or heard of Bobbi, the mother bear killed in Newtown with two orphaned cubs left behind. Learn more about what happens to these bears and why there are so many more orphaned cubs than usual this year.

Vote For Your Local Sierra Club Leadership

Vote For Your Local Sierra Club Leadership

The Sierra Club Connecticut Chapter and Group Executive Committees are elected by fellow members to serve in deciding policy, conducting governance, and keeping the Club effective. Please cast your vote in the Chapter and Group Executive Committee elections by December 31.

Clean Up the State Owned Power Plant Part 3

Clean Up the State Owned Power Plant Part 3

Find out a little more about the history and current state of the Capitol Area System, previously CDECCA. What are the plans for this state owned plant? How can it be retrofitted to use clean energy instead of fossil fuels? Join us to advocate for a transition to 100% clean and renewable energy.

Legislative Session 2023

Legislative Session 2023

Find out more about what we have in store for next year’s legislative session and how you can get involved! We have a lot of plans and goals, and hope you will join us in creating meaningful legislation to equitably protect our climate, ecosystems, public health, and environment.

2022 Lookback: Metrics of Success

2022 Lookback: Metrics of Success

What have we accomplished at Sierra Club Connecticut this year? As a grassroots organization, we couldn’t do it without you! Here’s a look at a few of our areas of work and our metrics of success in 2022, with thousands of grassroots actions!