13th Jan 2018, 12:00am-12:00am
Earth2Class Workshop with Dr. Ajit Subramaniam "Great Rivers and Changing Oceans"
Dr. Ajit Subramaniam will share results of research into the impacts that nutrients in the world’s great rivers, such as the Amazon and Mekong, have on ocean plankton. Free to members of the Columbia University Community Event Contact Information: Michael J Passow 201-519-1071 firstname.lastname@example.org
9th Jul 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Civic Art Lab | Circular Economy & Recycling
This workshop is led by Agustina Besada (Sure We Can). Circular Economy is a movement that poses to re-think and re-design the traditional economic model into one where resources are repurposed, reused and recycled in closed loops. During the workshop, participants will learn about the Circular Economy principles, strategies and best practices, to then work […]
8th Jul 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Civic Art Lab | Community Mapping
This workshop is hosted by designer and educator Andrew DeRosa (Queens College). Participants will work together mapping basic personal behaviors and interactions that occur at different times and places in the city. You will be led through a step-by-step process of gathering and visualizing data. Using basic materials, the workshop will culminate in the collaborative […]
12th May 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Drawing Water: Artist Talk with Stacy Levy
Spend a visually engaging evening with Stacy Levy at a lecture on water, art, and ecology. Levy is an internationally known artist who specializes in creating artful, site-specific interventions and engagements with water ecology. Preceding the lecture, Levy will lead an interactive workshop.
25th Mar 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Sustainability Crash Course 2017
Imagine being able to spend one amazing day immersed in learning about sustainable design—and meeting the people who have pioneered new thinking and practices. On Saturday, March 25, 2017, Pratt’s CSDS will present the seventh annual Sustainability Crash Course, a day-long series of workshops with a host of experts from Pratt’s sustainable design faculty and elsewhere. With over 20 speakers, it is sure to be a fantastic day of exploration and inspiration! Registration required.
23rd Feb 2017, 12:00am-12:00am
Walling Off What Matters: Advocating for Holistic Waterfront Resilience in NYC
This workshop will look at several potential funding / governing solutions, such as creating an RMIA (Resilient Manufacturing and Maritime Industrial Area), creating hyper local Resilient Advocates and integrating community based organizing. The workshop is looking to gain feedback on improving such methods and to connect local waterfront community organizations dealing with similar issues. Join Impact Hub NYC from noon-1pm every weekday between Jan 23rd and May 1st for free workshops in direct response to Trump's first 100 days plan.
22nd Oct 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Photo Poetry: Finding Inspiration in the Urban Environment w/ Miska Draskoczy
Learn how photography and poetry can combine to explore the rich fabric of our urban environment. Part neighborhood photo walk, part writing workshop, no prior experience is necessary, just an openness to experimentation, play and collaboration. Miska Draskoczy is a photographer and writer whose forthcoming photo book, Gowanus Wild, examines nature and wilderness in the industrial environment.
19th Jun 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
NYC Outdoor Adventure Expo | Wild Edibles Walk | Trails in Motion Film Fest...
Wondering how to balance living in the city and loving the outdoors? Come check out an afternoon with Outdoor Fest filled with fun activities, film festival, and a party !
19th Jun 2016, 12:00am-12:00am
Art in the Garden Series: Making Mosaics
Enhance your garden’s character by creating unique and colorful mosaic garden signs.
6th May 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Extreme Weather and Climate: Hazards, Impacts, Actions
Join this free workshop on Extreme Climate featuring fifteen speakers from across Columbia University covering a diverse array of topics!
5th Mar 2015, 12:00am-12:00am
Busting the Green Myth: What is Sustainability?
Look beyond the ‘green’ hype, get the deeper details on what the hell sustainability is and how it relates to professional practice and our personal lives. The Un-School of Disruptive Design NYC will address the ways in which we can all help achieve it.
3rd Aug 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Sustainability Workshop Series at Hudson River Park: Outdoor Composting
Learn how to set up an outdoor composting bin and get troubleshooting tips from NYC Compost Project educators.
30th Jul 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
City Chicken Institute BX: Care and Share
Join a City Chicken Institute workshop. Visit a chicken coop and learn about the health and wellness benefits of raising your own flock in an urban setting.
17th Jul 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Engaging Artists Workshop: Artist as Activist
Paula Segal of 596 Acres and artists whose practice bridges the gap between art and activism will talk about their work during a workshop at Judson Memorial Church.
16th Jun 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
To B or Not To B Corp Certified? Workshop
Slow Money NYC will present a workshop about B Corp Certification. “B Corp is to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee or USDA Organic certification is to milk.” B Corps are companies certified by nonprofit B Lab to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency using IRIS standards and GIIRS analysis. Today, there is a growing community […]
12th Jun 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
City Chicken Institute Workshop
Learn how to raise chickens in the city!
10th Jun 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Street Tree Care Workshop & Workday
The Lower East Side Ecology Center is leading an interactive workshop to teach attendees about the proper care of street trees.
17th Apr 2014, 12:00am-12:00am
Indoor Composting Workshop
Attend this hands-on workshop and learn how to use worms to turn your kitchen scraps into a rich organic fertilizer!