Hundreds of high schools and middle school students from around the Bay Area plan to walk out of class Friday as part of the nation-wide Youth Climate Strike.
The walkout is all in an effort to demand a green new deal and advocate for Congress to take action on a number of environmental issues.
Below is a full list of the 20 places students plan to gather in the Bay:
9AM – California State Capitol – West Steps, 10th and Capitol Mall, Sacramento, CA
North Bay & San Francisco
8:30AM – Petaluma Regional Library, then march towards the freeway overpass overlooking Rt. 101 on East Washington. 100 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma.
9AM – Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, CA
10AM – Nancy Pelosi’s Office – 90 7th Street, San Francisco, CA
- Lead by Youth Vs Apocalypse
11AM – Courthouse Square in downtown Santa Rosa, CA
11AM – Mary Collins School at Cherry Valley Middle School WALKOUT. Cherry Street, Petaluma, CA
11AM – Marin Civic Center – 10 Avenue Of Flags, San Rafael, CA
12PM & 12:30PM – Sebastopol Square Walkout and Rally, 6908 Weeks Way, Sebastopol, CA
3:30PM – Napa County Executive Office – 1195 3rd St, Napa, CA
8AM – Encinal HS students gather Alameda City Hall, 2263 Santa Clara Ave then march to Crab Cove.
12PM – Encinal HS students Rally at Crab Cove, 1231 McKay Ave, Alameda
- Lead by Encinal HS students Emma Kohler and Olivia Brune
10AM – Martin Luther King Civic Park, Berkeley, CA
- Lead by Juniper Grace
1:30PM – Campolindo High School, 300 Moraga Rd, Moraga, CA
5PM – Oakland Frank Ogawa Plaza Rally
10AM – Palo Alto Courtyard at Intersection of Emerson & Kingsley
10AM – Los Altos High School students march off campus down San Antonio Rd. to hold a protest in front of the Wells Fargo at 2600 El Camino Real West, Mountain View, CA
- Lead by LAHS student Charlotte Glen
11AM – Burlingame Town hall (no specifics)
2:50PM – Palo Alto HS Students rally at Embarcadero and El Camino Real
9:30AM – Santa Cruz Clock Tower on Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA
10AM – Cupertino City Hall
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