Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

March 2018
Thursday, March 22nd

Water is an essential building block of life. It is more than just essential to quench thirst or protect health; water is vital for creating jobs and supporting economic, social, and human development. Today, there are over 663 million people living without a safe water supply close to home, spending countless hours queuing or trekking to distant sources, and coping with the health impacts of using contaminated water. 2018 Theme: Nature for Water This year’s theme explores how we can…

Find out more »
Thursday, March 22nd at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 W 64th Street
New York, NY 10023 United States

Join us on March 22 to get involved in our plans to ban fossil fuel projects and transition to renewable energy. Along with our allies, we’re gearing up for a season full of activities designed to maximize pressure on Governor Cuomo to be a true climate leader, including a massive rally in Albany on April 23. This is an “all hands on deck” moment for our climate and our future. From canvassing in the Rockaways to marching in Albany, we’re…

Find out more »
Thursday, March 22nd at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
520 Kingsland Avenue, 520 Kingsland Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States

Please join NCA as we host a screening of “Blissville Stories” a documentary film about the Queens neighborhood bounded by Newtown Creek, the Long Island Expressway, and Calvary Cemetery. We will be joined by filmmaker Hank Linhart. See more info about the film here.

Find out more »
Friday, March 23rd

Citizens Committee for New York City, the Manhattan Solid Waste Advisory Board (SWAB), and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer have partnered to offer grants to expand composting programs in all five boroughs of New York City. Grants of up to $750 are awarded to community groups working on neighborhood composting programs. Groups eligible for funding include community associations, community gardens, friends of park groups, housing development groups, nonprofits, schools, colleges and universities, hospitals, and private businesses. Grants can be used…

Find out more »
Friday, March 23rd at 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00pm on Friday, repeating until Friday, October 19th, 2018

Kingsland Wildflowers, 520 Kingsland Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States

Tour the roof and dig in the dirt at these hands-on volunteer days maintaining the garden with our community partners, Newtown Creek Alliance.

Find out more »
Saturday, March 24th at 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
St. John’s Lutheran Church, 155 Milton Street
Brooklyn, 11222 United States

Join Greening Greenpoint and Trees New York to learn more about what you can do to take care of street trees and where you can find resources to help keep Greenpoint green! A panel of experts from NYC Parks Stewardship, Partnerships for Parks, and Citizens Committee will present on their organizations’ resources for stewards and answer your questions! The panel will be followed by time to enjoy refreshments from local businesses and connect with other Greenpoint tree stewards. Let Greening…

Find out more »
Saturday, March 24th at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
St. Nick’s Alliance, 260 Powers Street, 260 Powers Street
Brooklyn, 11211

Powers Street Garden is looking for more members! Are you interested in helping to steward this public green space? You’re invited to join the second General Interest Meeting for Powers Street Garden, in conjunction with NYC Parks GreenThumb and the St. Nick’s Alliance. Saturday, March 24th, 2018 1:30-3:30 PM 260 Powers Street Brooklyn, NY 11211 We’re looking for dedicated local residents to get involved and to help ensure that Powers Street Garden is a thriving, accessible community green space. Come…

Find out more »
Monday, March 26th at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lutheran Church of St. John the Evangelist, 195 Maujer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States

First, the not-so-good news. The L Train shuts down is now just over a year away. Bike and pedestrian paths are coming to the new Kosciuszko bridge that connects North Brooklyn to Queens but there’s no bike lane for it to connect to on Meeker Ave. Early plans to fix Franklin Avenue in North Brooklyn haven’t moved forward. Now the good news. Local activists at Transportation Alternatives are hard at work on these and a host of other neighborhood transportation issues. More…

Find out more »
Wednesday, March 28th at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Newtown Creek WWTP Visitor Center, 329 Greenpoint Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States

New York City Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) invites you to join us for a professional development workshop on Wednesday, March 28, 2018 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at the Visitor Center at Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant located at 329 Greenpoint Avenue, Brooklyn NY. Learn about the New York City wastewater treatment process, as well as the innovative and exciting food waste-to-energy and renewable biogas-to-grid projects taking place at the Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. The workshop will…

Find out more »
Wednesday, March 28th at 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Brooklyn Central Library, 10 Grand Army Plaza
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States

Join Ilene Rosen as she celebrates the publication of her first book SALADISH: A Crunchier, Grainier, Herbier, Heartier, Tastier Way with Vegetables. She will be in conversation with Helen Rosner about her passion for produce, her fearless approach to mixing flavors and ingredients, her career in food and much more. A variety of small bites will be served featuring an all-season vegetable they both adore. *This event is free and open to the public and books will be available for sale and signing.* Cooking the…

Find out more »
+ Export Events