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$10 for Urban Green Coun­cil Mem­bers, $15 for Non-members

Archi­tec­ture of Heal­ing: The 9/11 Memo­r­ial and Museum

July 22 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
Lend Lease,
200 Park Avenue (9th Floor), New York, 10166 United States
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James Stawniczy shep­herded the sus­tain­abil­ity and his­toric arti­facts pro­grams through­out the con­struc­tion of the 9/11 Memo­r­ial and Museum. Join the Urban Green Coun­cil as he dis­cusses the chal­lenges and achieve­ments of this unprece­dented project. Find out more »
$30

Yoga: Sun­set Flow and Sound Med­i­ta­tion

July 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Navy Yard farm,
Flushing Avenue & Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205 United States
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Come to a very spe­cial evening on the rooftop of the Brook­lyn Grange where you will be immersed in a play­ful, ener­giz­ing yoga class fol­lowed by a med­i­ta­tion facil­i­tated by sound using unique instru­ments such as Tibetan singing bowls, gongs, and chimes. Find out more »
Free

The Regen­er­a­tive Econ­omy: a Dis­cus­sion with Kather­ine Collins and Amy Larkin

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Impact Hub NYC,
394 Broadway , New York, NY 10013 United States
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Learn about how our cities can align with nature through the lens of eco­nom­ics, busi­ness, and invest­ments with two acclaimed authors. Find out more »
Free

The New York Tran­sit Museum and Atlas Obscura present: The Race Under­ground

July 23 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
The New York Transit Museum ,
Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, 11201 United States
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Join Atlas Obscura for an evening with the New York Tran­sit Museum and author Doug Most as he delves into the his­tory of the first sub­ways and the saga of their late 19th cen­tury devel­op­ment. Find out more »
Free

Recy­cling Vol­un­teer Ori­en­ta­tion

July 23 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
49-51 Chambers Street,
49-51 Chambers Street, New York, NY 10007 United States
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Join GrowNYC for an engag­ing, inter­ac­tive ori­en­ta­tion to learn about NYC’s recy­cling pro­gram and how to teach oth­ers how easy it is to start recy­cling prop­erly. Meet environmentally-conscious peo­ple and learn how you can help increase recy­cling in NYC by vol­un­teer­ing with us. Find out more »
Free

Urban Reviewer Res­i­dency Unveil­ing

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Building 403, Colonel's Row,
Clayton Road, New York, NY 11231 United States
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Urban Reviewer is New York City’s first detailed, anno­tated dig­i­tal map of mas­ter plans from the Urban Renewal era. 596 Acres will be show­cas­ing the tool as well as pre­mier­ing an inter­ac­tive phys­i­cal map within Spon­ta­neous Inter­ven­tions’ sum­mer res­i­dency on Governor’s Island. Find out more »
Free

Vol­un­teer Weekly Gar­den Crew

July 24 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Sherman Creek,
Sherman Creek, West 203rd Street, New York, NY 10034 United States
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Join the Gar­den Crew in their weekly work­days and help redesign and plant gar­den beds and learn more about plant­ing, prun­ing and other hor­ti­cul­tural tech­niques! Find out more »
Free

Reli­gious Com­mu­ni­ties for Divest­ment and Rein­vest­ment

July 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Union Theological Seminary,
3041 Broadway at 121st Street, New York, NY 10027 United States
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This group wel­comes mem­bers of all faith tra­di­tions who want to learn more about how their con­gre­ga­tions can mit­i­gate the worst effects of cli­mate change with a well-organized divest­ment and rein­vest­ment strat­egy. Find out more »
Free

Rid­ers Alliance’s Train­ing: Com­mu­nity Orga­niz­ing 101

July 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Rider's Alliance Office,
121 6th Avenue , Manhattan, NY 10013 United States
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Join us to learn about effec­tive com­mu­nity orga­niz­ing strat­egy to win improve­ments in YOUR neigh­bor­hood! Find out more »
Free

New York Restora­tion Project and Sus­tain­able South Bronx Tree Care Work­shop Series

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
In front of the Lafayette Avenue entrance to The Hunts Point Recreation Center,
1240 Lafayette Avenue ( In front of the Lafayette Avenue entrance to The Hunts Point Recreation Center), New York City, NY United States
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Come find out for your­self and help cul­ti­vate, mulch, prune, water and clean the major tree pits bor­der­ing the Hunts Point Recre­ation Cen­ter and major walk­ing routes! Find out more »
Free/Donation

Rais­ing Green­spaceNyC 2: 2014 Fundraiser and Con­cert

July 25 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Hosteling International New York City,
HI-New York City, New York, NY 10025 United States
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Join Green­space NYC July 25th to help cel­e­brate their growth! HI-NY has an amaz­ing out­door space on the Upper West Side that they are fill­ing with great music, food, hands-on activ­i­ties and speak­ers on sus­tain­abil­ity.  Find out more »
$125

Startup Week­end New York City: Social Impact Edi­tion

July 25 @ 6:30 pm - July 27 @ 9:00 pm
WeWork SoHo Lounge,
154 Grand Street, New York, NY 10013 United States
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Startup Week­end is a global grass­roots move­ment of active and empow­ered entre­pre­neurs who are learn­ing the basics of found­ing star­tups and launch­ing suc­cess­ful ven­tures. Any­one is wel­come to pitch their startup idea and receive feed­back from their peers. Find out more »
Free

New York City Poetry Fes­ti­val

July 26 @ 11:00 am - July 27 @ 5:00 pm
Governors Island, New York, NY,
Governors Island, New York, NY United States
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Come join this two day fes­ti­val to cel­e­brate NYC’s vibrant poetry com­mu­nity on Governor’s Island! Find out more »
$45

Brook­lyn Grange — Bee­keep­ing Work­shop

July 26 @ 2:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Brooklyn Navy Yard farm,
Flushing Avenue & Clinton Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205 United States
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Learn about the com­plex art of bee­keep­ing, the life cycles of bees, and the dan­gers affect­ing colonies in this immer­sive work­shop led by Stone Barns bee keeper, Dan Carr. Find out more »

Brook­lyn Water­front Epic Ride

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Newton Barge Playground,
Commercial St. and Dupont St., Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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Join Brook­lyn Green­way Ini­tia­tive and part­ners for a 40-mile bike ride along the Brooklyn-Queens water­fronts. For those who are not bik­ing, there is also an oppor­tu­nity to join GrowNYC’s Office of Recy­cling Out­reach & Edu­ca­tion (OROE) as a vol­un­teer and help spread recy­cling vibes at the Epic Ride. Find out more »
Free

Stop ‘N’ Swap in Harlem

July 27 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Soha Square Market,
2171 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York, NY 10026 United States
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GrowNYC’s com­mu­nity “swaps” pro­vide the per­fect oppor­tu­nity to find new homes for things you no longer need. Bring clean, reusable, portable items such as cloth­ing, house wares, games, books, & toys that you no longer need, and take home some­thing new-to-you, free! Find out more »
Free

Man­hat­tan: Bike Repair Class

July 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Time's Up Inc,
156 Rivington St New York, NY, New York City, NY 10002 United States
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Join this four-week rota­tion class to grad­u­ally grasp the knowl­edge of bike repair­ing and become an expert on it! Find out more »

Sat­ur­day Farm­ers Mar­ket

August 2 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every month on the first Saturday until October 25, 2014
A farm­ers mar­ket and open house will be hosted at Flag­ship Farm every Sat­ur­day, May 17th through Octo­ber 25th! Find out more »
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