Community Briefs for 11/12

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A new talk of climate change

The editors of “Moral Ground: Ethical Action for a Planet in Peril” will speak about climate change on Nov. 14 at 1:30 p.m. at The First United Methodist Church.

The discussion will focus on the disconnect Americans have recognizing human-caused global warming.

Oregon State University professor of philosophy Kathleen Dean Moore and Michigan State University professor of environmental ethics Michael P. Nelson will host the event.

The duo’s book attempts to bring attention to the human need acknowledge their responsibilities to the planet.

Moore and Nelson will offer readings, stories, philosophical adventures and opportunities for audience participation.

The meeting is free and open to the public and sponsored by Changing Climates @ CSU.

Race to a cup of New Belgium

From today to Nov. 14 New Belgium will host the third stop of the Greenware U.S. Gran Prix of Cyclocross racing series.

The New Belgium Cup will feature two days of amateur and professional bike racing.

The event begins today with two public clinics: The Clif Bar Kids Clinic for children 10 to 12 and a clinic for adults.

Racing begins on Nov. 13 and 14 at 8 a.m., and both days will feature an expo of bikes gear and food and drinks.

The evening of Nov. 14 will be host to an after-party at New Belgium.

Races will be held at 5757 South College Ave. Admission is free, but there is a $3-per-day parking charge. For more information visit www.usgpcyclocross.com.

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