Day Topic


The Biggest Little Farm Movie Poster ImageMOVIES THAT MATTER:
The Biggest Little Farm

The Biggest Little Farm chronicles the eight-year quest of John and Molly Chester as they trade city living for 200 acres of barren farmland and a dream to harvest in harmony with nature.

Post-film discussion featuring:

7:00 pm | Bainbridge Island Library


Admission is FREE.

11 JAN

Photos of Derek Kilmer Christine Rolfes Joe Deets
2020 Climate Legislation

The Bainbridge Island Climate & Energy Forum is hosting a presentation and discussion about federal, state and island legislation concerning climate change in 2020; learn what you can do now to help support these efforts; take advantage of this chance to engage with local elected officials:

10:00 am – 12:00 pmBainbridge Island Library

Admission is FREE.


From the Ashes Movie Poster Image
From the Ashes

A compelling look at the lives and issues behind the “war on coal,” the highly acclaimed From the Ashes captures Americans in communities across the country as they wrestle with the legacy of the coal industry and what its future should be under the Trump administration.

7:00 pm | Bainbridge Island Library

Movie Trailer

Admission is FREE.

2019 Forum Series

Day Time Topic Speakers Location
Sat Jan 26th 10-12am Making Sense of Climate Change Four members of the city’s Climate Change Advisory Committee.

Dr. Lara Hansen
• James Rufo-Hill
• Dr. Gary Lagerloef
• Michael Cox

Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
March 13th 7-8:30pm The Green New Deal and update on legislation in Olympia
  • Mike Kelly (Bainbridge Citizens Climate Lobby)
  • Brian Anderson (Climate Action Bainbridge)
Good Egg Restaurant
April 20th 10-12am 100% Clean energy for Bainbridge Island by 2040
  • Energy Sources – Randal Samstag (Consulting Engineer)
  • Buildings – Jason Wilkinson (McLennan Design)
  • Local Generation – Joe Deets (Sunergy Systems)
Eagle Harbor Congregational Church
May 21st 7-8:30pm Preparing for the Effects of Climate Change on Bainbridge Island
  • Dr. Lara Hansen, EcoAdapt
  • Stacey Nordgren, Foresight Partners Consulting
  • James Rufo-Hill, City of Seattle
Good Egg Restaurant
June 1st 10-12am Our Children’s Trust Lawsuits against the Federal and State governments
  • Andrea Rodgers – Our Children’s Trust Attorney
  • A Plaintiff in the lawsuit
  • Charlotte Larson-Freeman – Bainbridge HS student and activist
Eagle Harbor Congregational Church