Presentation in Vestal June 6th by Vestal Residents for Safe Energy (VeRSE)
What: Educational public forum on gas drilling with question and answer session
When: Wednesday, June 6th at 7 p.m.
Where: Calvary United Methodist Church, 3505 Vestal Parkway East, across from Friendly’s.
Who: Sandra Steingraber and Chip Northrup
Sandra Steingraber, Ph.D., biologist, author, and recipient of the 2011 Heinz Award for her work on environmental health. Steingraber donated the $100,000 prize money to the fight against fracking in New York State and so convened the statewide coalition, New Yorkers Against Fracking.
Steingraber will be discussing the toxic effects of fracking chemicals on children, the elderly and the general population.
Autographed copies of Steingraber’s award-winning book, RAISING ELIJAH, will be available for sale. She is also the author of the trail-blazing book LIVING DOWNSTREAM.
EDITORS: Learn more about Sandra Steingraber at http://steingraber.com/. See a presentation by Chip Northrup at http://www.youtube.com/watch?
For interview requests, please contact Sue Rapp, 607-743-4536.
Calvary United Methodist Church is not associated with any of the sponsors