Ecologist Talk at JCC Tonight!

The Center for Community Studies at Jefferson Community College in Watertown will host a free Civic Engagement Lecture with Respect to the Environment by Bob Deans from 6:30-8:30 p.m. in the Sturtz Theater. 

Bob Deans was a correspondent for the Atlanta-Journal Constitution for 25 years and former president of the White House Correspondents Association before joining the National Resources Defense Council. He has authored, co-authored and contributed to a number of books including most recently Reckless: the Political Assault on the American Environment. Other titles include The River Where America Began: A Journey Along the James; In Deep Water: The Anatomy of a Disaster, the Fate of the Gulf and How to End our Oil Addiction. 

This event is sponsored by Watertown Daily Times. Sturtz Theater is located at 1220 Coffeen St. in Watertown, N.Y.

Nicole Caldwell

Nicole Caldwell is a self-taught environmentalist, green-living savant and sustainability educator with more than a decade of professional writing experience. She is also the co-founder of Better Farm and president of betterArts. Nicole’s work has been featured in Mother Earth News, Reader’s Digest, Time Out New York, and many other publications. Her first book, Better: The Everyday Art of Sustainable Living, is due out this July through New Society Publishers.