Today: Friday, April 29, 2016


april, 2016

1apr8:30 am- 2:00 pmInaugural Biennial Sustainable Development Research Conference & Symposium8:30 am - 2:00 pm Union Theological Seminary
1apr9:00 am- 5:00 pmDesigning for Life and Death: Sustainable Disposition and Spaces of Remembrance in the 21st Century Metropolis9:00 am - 5:00 pm Columbia University, Morningside Campus
1apr12:00 pm- 2:00 pmRALLY: April Fuel's Day - Holding Exxon Accountable12:00 pm - 2:00 pm In Front Of Exxon's Public Relations Firm's Offices
1apr3:00 pm- 4:30 pmScreening of "Catching the Sun"3:00 pm - 4:30 pm Village Cinema
1apr6:30 pm- 9:00 pmCivic Art Lab Spring Planning Meeting6:30 pm - 9:00 pm The Gastro Bar
2apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Flatbush10:00 am - 4:00 pm Flatbush Food Co-op
2apr - 7mayapr 210:00 ammay 7E-Waste Recycling Event: Carroll Gardens10:00 am - (may 7) 4:00 pm Carroll Gardens
3apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Forest Hills10:00 am - 4:00 pm Forest Hills Jewish Center
3apr2:00 pm- 4:00 pmRALLY - PROTECT THE HUDSON VALLEY - STOP AIM2:00 pm - 4:00 pm RIVERFRONT GREEN
4apr11:00 am- 2:00 pm#ParisAgreement: Climate Change and CoP21 - What’s Next?11:00 am - 2:00 pm Columbia University, Morningside Campus
4apr4:00 pm- 6:00 pmSustainable Development Seminar Series: Zika Virus in the Americas4:00 pm - 6:00 pm Columbia University, Morningside Campus
4apr6:30 pm- 8:00 pmNatural Gas Fired Generation in the US: Looking at the Road Ahead6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Lipton Hall, D'Agostino Hall
4apr6:30 pm- 9:00 pmGrassroots Alliance Forum: Break Free New York6:30 pm - 9:00 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture
4apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pmNYC Grassroots Alliance Monthly Meeting7:00 pm - 9:00 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture (Social Hall)
5apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmGREEN SANCTUARY BOOK & STUDY GROUP6:00 pm - 8:00 pm The Gallery - John Haynes Holmes House (red door)
5apr6:30 pm- 9:00 pmShared Security: To End War, Poverty, Racism, and Address the Climate Crisis!6:30 pm - 9:00 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture, Ceremonial Hall
6apr6:00 pm- 7:00 pmEarth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Innovation in Building Energy Efficiency6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Columbia University, Morningside Campus
6apr6:30 pm- 8:30 pmHow to Start or Join a Community Park Group - QUEENS!6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Lost Battalion Hall Recreation Center
7apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmRally Against The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) @ City Hall12:00 pm - 1:00 pm City Hall
8apr - 9All DaySlow Money NYC Annual Food + Enterprise Summit(All Day) Pfizer Building
8apr11:00 am- 4:00 pmDriving Sustainability: Who's Responsible11:00 am - 4:00 pm Casa Italiana - Columbia University
8apr1:00 pm- 4:00 pmGrow to Learn's Urban Agriculture and Green Careers Symposium and Career Fair (Copy)1:00 pm - 4:00 pm The Brooklyn College Student Center
8apr4:00 pm- 8:00 pmDisco Chop Party4:00 pm - 8:00 pm Church of Holy Apostles NYC
9apr10:00 am- 1:00 pmLemon Creek Park, Staten Island Beach Cleanup10:00 am - 1:00 pm Lemon Creek Park
9apr10:00 am- 12:00 pmEarth2Class Workshop: Interactive Exploration of Sea Level Rise10:00 am - 12:00 pm Columbia University, Morningside Campus, Hogan Hall
9apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Bay Ridge10:00 am - 4:00 pm St. Anselm Church
9apr5:30 pm- 7:00 pmPeople's Climate Movement Rally: Call on the Mayor to Commit to Offshore Wind5:30 pm - 7:00 pm Hilton Midtown Hotel
10apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Marine Park10:00 am - 4:00 pm Marine Park
10apr10:00 am- 1:00 pmKiDS BiKE Forum - Brooklyn 2016!10:00 am - 1:00 pm Brooklyn Transition Center - Charlie's Place
11apr11:15 am- 4:00 pmClimate Change Lobby Day (Albany)11:15 am - 4:00 pm Legislative Office Building
11apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pmPark Slope Greens Monthly Meeting7:00 pm - 9:00 pm PS United Methodist Church (basement/garden entrance)
12apr - 14All DayEcoCinema Cafe Film Marathon at John Jay College(All Day) John Jay College
12apr6:30 pm- 9:30 pmEarth Month Soiree6:30 pm - 9:30 pm EcoHabitude Inc. Showroom
12apr6:30 pm- 8:00 pm{Green Careers} April 2016: Diversity in Green6:30 pm - 8:00 pm New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)
12apr6:30 pm- 8:30 pmGOVERNOR CUOMO'S GOAL OF 50% RENEWABLES BY 2030: WHAT WILL IT TAKE?6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall, Room 104
12apr8:00 pm- 5:00 pmFIT'S 10TH ANNUAL SUSTAINABLE BUSINESS AND DESIGN CONFERENCE: CREATIVITY AND SUSTAINABILITY8:00 pm - 5:00 pm Fashion Institute of Technology
13apr6:30 am- 8:30 amPROTECTING AND PRESERVING OUR NATIONAL TREASURES6:30 am - 8:30 am Seafarers & International House
13apr12:00 pm- 1:00 pmGallery Talk: Lighting with More Function & Less Fuss12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Building Energy Exchange
13apr3:00 pm- 4:00 pmRally Demanding that NYC Council Pass the Bag Bill by Earth Day!3:00 pm - 4:00 pm New York City Hall
13apr6:00 pm- 7:00 pmEarth Institute Practicum in Innovative Sustainability Leadership: Making Cities Healthier, Resilient and Sustainable6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Columbia University, Morningside Campus
13apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmDeep Energy Retrofit: Multi-Use Building6:00 pm - 8:00 pm The Center for Architecture
13apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmAccessible Waterfronts: Defining Public Access and Who is (Under)served6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Cornell AAP NYC
13apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pm350NYC - Sustainable Solutions Working Group Meeting7:00 pm - 9:00 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture, Room 508
13apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pmDebate: Should Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant be Shut Down?7:00 pm - 9:00 pm John Jay College of Criminal Justice
14apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmBig Data and Sustainable Development6:00 pm - 8:00 pm NYU Stern Kaufman Management Center
14apr6:00 pm- 8:30 pmChina's Green Growth: Balancing Economic Development and Sustainability6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Union Theological Seminary,
14apr6:00 pm- 7:30 pmChina's Green Growth: Balancing Economic Development and Sustainability6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Columbia University, Union Theological Seminary
14apr6:30 pm- 8:45 pmUnited for Action April Monthly Meeting6:30 pm - 8:45 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture
14apr6:45 pm- 9:00 pmFilm Screening of "GMO OMG" by Filmmaker Jeremy Seifert6:45 pm - 9:00 pm Brooklyn Commons
15apr - 17apr 1512:00 pmapr 17Green Festival Expo12:00 pm - 5:00 pm (17) Javits Convention Center
15apr6:30 pm- 11:30 pmNYC Plastic Bags Pollution Awareness Night6:30 pm - 11:30 pm Soapbox Gallery
16apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Park Slope10:00 am - 4:00 pm Park Slope
16apr10:00 am- 9:00 pmResistAIM The Say NO Say YES Festival10:00 am - 9:00 pm Paramount Hudson Valley Theater
16apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Fort Greene10:00 am - 4:00 pm Habana Outpost Fort Greene
16apr10:00 am- 2:00 pmPark Slope Civic Council Srpint Sweep10:00 am - 2:00 pm In front of Washington/Bryne Park
16apr1:00 pm- 3:00 pmUpcycling E-waste Workshop1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Gowanus E-Waste Warehouse
16apr1:30 pm- 3:30 pm"COWSPIRACY"­ - Film Screening and Discussion1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Patagonia
17apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Midwood10:00 am - 4:00 pm Sephardic Community Center
17apr12:00 pm- 7:00 pmEarth Day New York - Union Square12:00 pm - 7:00 pm Union Square
18apr12:00 pm- 2:00 pmEarth Week Kickoff: TEDC Faculty Grant Recipient Symposium: Earth Week 201612:00 pm - 2:00 pm University Center, UL 104
19apr8:30 am- 7:30 pmThe Salons @ Earth Week8:30 am - 7:30 pm FIT Enterprise Studies
19apr6:00 pm- 9:00 pmBSC Event: Future of NYC Sustainability - Opportunities & Challenges in Building a Green City6:00 pm - 9:00 pm Interface NYC
19apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmGREEN SANCTUARY BOOK & STUDY GROUP6:00 pm - 8:00 pm The Gallery - John Haynes Holmes House (red door)
19apr6:30 pm- 8:00 pmGreenHomeNYC April Forum: Indoor Air Quality6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Steven Winter Associates
20apr5:00 pm- 7:00 pm"This Changes Everything" Film Screening (BEEx Event)5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Building Energy Exchange, Inc.
20apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmCultivating Waterfront Stewardship: Social Capital, Open Shorelines6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Cornell AAP NYC
20apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmThe Irresistible Resistance: Earth Week 20166:00 pm - 8:00 pm The Auditorium, Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall
20apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pm350NYC Divestment Working Group7:00 pm - 9:00 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture, Room 508
20apr7:00 pm- 10:00 pmHow to Let Go of the World Film Screening / Resist AIM Fundraiser at IFC7:00 pm - 10:00 pm IFC Center
21apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmSURE HOUSE: A Model of Resiliency6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Parsons The New School
22apr9:00 am- 1:00 pmEarth Day 5K Green Tour9:00 am - 1:00 pm Participants will receive route details after registering
22apr10:00 am- 1:00 pmEarth Day in Hudson River Park10:00 am - 1:00 pm Hudson River Park
22apr5:00 pm- 7:00 pm“Bag It” Documentary Screening and Earth Day Event5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Goddard Riverside Community Center
22apr - 24apr 225:00 pmapr 24The Bronx 3-Day Startup (Going Green)5:00 pm - 8:00 pm (24) BXL Bronx Business Incubator
22apr - 24All DayThe 6th Annual Big Green Theater Festival(All Day) The Bushwick Starr theater
23apr1:00 pm- 3:30 pmFilm Screening: Alone in Fukushima1:00 pm - 3:30 pm CRS (Center for Remembering & Sharing)
24apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Woodside10:00 am - 4:00 pm Forest Park
24apr1:00 pm- 3:30 pmFilm Screening of Love Thy Nature1:00 pm - 3:30 pm Cinema Village
26apr - 31mayapr 2610:15 ammay 31Call for Artists - Creative Climate Awards10:15 am - (may 31) 11:30 pm Local and International Online Submissions
26apr6:00 pm- 8:00 pmBlack Lives Matter 101 - Class #2 - Slow Death: Black Health and Environmental Justice6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Bob and Sheila Hoerle Lecture Hall, University Center, UL105
26apr7:00 pm- 9:30 pmPremiere of Josh Fox's New Film "How to Let Go of the World (and Love All the Things Climate Can't Change)"7:00 pm - 9:30 pm IFC Center
27apr11:00 am- 2:00 pmBroadway's Spring Textile Recycling Drive11:00 am - 2:00 pm Minskoff Breezeway
27apr6:30 pm- 8:30 pmParks Workshop - Partnering for Success6:30 pm - 8:30 pm South Oxford Space
27apr7:00 pm- 9:00 pm350NYC Monthly Meeting7:00 pm - 9:00 pm New York Society for Ethical Culture, Room #507 Elliott Library
28apr6:00 pm- 8:30 pmCongressional District 13 & the Environment6:00 pm - 8:30 pm Manhattan Pentecostal Church
29apr - 1mayAll DaySafe Energy Summit: End Nuclear Power Now! (Stony Point)(All Day) Stony Point Conference Center
29apr7:00 pm- 9:30 pmAll Hands On Deck! - A Fundraiser for Clearwater7:00 pm - 9:30 pm The New York Society for Ethical Culture
29apr8:00 pm- 10:00 pm"Disobedience" World Premiere Screening & Panel Discussion8:00 pm - 10:00 pm DGA Theater New York
30apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Irving Square Park10:00 am - 4:00 pm Irving Square Park
30apr10:00 am- 4:00 pmE-Waste Recycling Event: Chelsea10:00 am - 4:00 pm Tekserve
30apr5:00 pm- 10:00 pmBig Reuse Relaunch /10 Year Anniversary Party5:00 pm - 10:00 pm Big Reuse Brooklyn



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