CARBON-BASED DIVESTMENT TALK Williamstown, 10 a.m.
First Congregational Church, Willliamstown will consider the issues of institutional and private divestment from carbon-based companies. The Rev. Jim Antal, the United Church of Christ Massachusetts Conference Minister, will preach at the 10 a.m. service on "Moving Toward a Lasting Foundation Through Divestment." The UCC has divested nationally and in the state. Following the service and a period for coffee, at 11:20 in Fellowship Hall state Sen. Ben Downing will join Antal in a panel discussion "Divest: Dispatch from the Faith Community and the Legislative Frontlines." Sen. Downing is sponsor of a bill to divest the state's pension funds.