Welcome to the Town of Greenburgh
News & Information  
  Select News to View

Please select the year.
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002

Back to Article List

Release Date: March 30, 2008

I would like to encourage every Greenburgh resident to attend at least some of the programs/fun events, discussions, movies in Hastings this week that address global warming concerns. The schedule is posted below:


CLIMATE ACTION WEEK 2008: All events free and open to public; all at the James Harmon Community Center, 44 Main St., Hastings-on-Hudson. Info: ClimateActionHOH@gmail.com

Tues., Apr. 1 Movie and Music Night, 6.30 p.m. Solar-powered rock group Solar Flash, world premiere rock video "Talkin' Trash". 8 p.m. feature-length documentary written and narrated by Hollywood star but we can't use the name because of our distribution contract.

Weds., Apr. 2, 7:30 p.m. "Climate Change 101". Panel discussion on facts about climate change, with Brendan Mackey, Nat'l University of Australia; Joseph Siegel, Pace Law School/EPA; Radley Horton, NASA/Goddard Institute; Keri Powell, EarthJustice, moderated by Sandeep Mehrotra, Hazen & Sawyer.

Thurs., Apr. 3, 7:30 p.m. "Impending Issues in Public Health Caused by Climate Change". Panel discussion. Patrick Kinney, Columbia U School of Public Health; Bruce Jennings, Humans & Nature & Yale University; Jeffery Dyke, psychologist; Robert Klein, Montefiore Hospital.

Fri., Apr. 4, 5 p.m. Kids Night! Kids k-12 and parents. "Bash the Trash", games, arts & crafts, films, and dinner.

Sat., Apr. 5 Mayors Conversation, 9 a.m. Panel discussion mayors and other elected officials (public welcome) on Westchester County Global Warming Action Plan, moderated by Robert Funicello. Green Living Fair, 1-6 p.m. Sustainable and green vendors and exhibitors, Transportation Station (13 alternate fuel cars and the Westchester Veggie Van). Talkin' Trash tent (news in composting & recycling). Workshops on green investing, lobbying, our water supply & conservation, organic lawn care and more. Kids Zone. Tour a brand-new green building.

Sun., Apr. 6, 2.p.m. Josh Dorfman, The Lazy Environmentalist. Author's talk on inexpensive and simply green living, green furniture and more. Book signing.

Mon. Apr. 7, 7:30 p.m. "Bringing It All Back Home" Hastings Public Library.. What have we learned about climate change and where do we go from here, at home and as a community.

Print this page Print this page Print this page Email this page Email this page

Contact Information | Home | Town Supervisor | Town Council | Town Clerk's Office | Tax Department | Departments | Documents & Forms | Town Code | GIS Maps, Tax and Assessment Information | Agendas & Minutes | Watch Live Board Meetings | Public Access TV On Demand | Links | Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) | Employment Opportunities | Town Updates by E-Mail | Pay Parking Tickets Online | Pay Water Bill Online | On-Line Tax Payments | Map to Town Hall
Use Mobile Site

Copyright © 2014 Town of Greenburgh, NY. All Rights Reserved.

Powered by Cit-e-Net