March for Climate, Jobs, and Justice in Las Cruces, April 29

Over 300 marches are planned nationwide

Over one hundred thousand people have signed up to participate in the People's Climate Marches, happening in over 300 cities nationwide, from Miami to Anchorage and everywhere in between. Southern New Mexicans and West Texans can find their nearest march in Las Cruces, at an event hosted by the Southwest Environmental Center.

The rally will begin at 10am at Albert Johnson park, near Branigan Library, at the intersection of Main Street and Picacho Avenue. Speakers will include local activists, experts, and elected officials.

The event can be found on Facebook here:

All are welcome to help make art the night before the march, Friday, April 2any time between 4 and 8pm, at the SWEC office, 275 N Main Street in Las Cruces. We have signs and flags and other art supplies available.

Here is the Facebook event for the art build: