Events

The Solutions Grassroots Tour

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September 21, 2014: 7:30PM to September 24, 2014: 10:00PM
Irondale Center, 85 S. Oxford Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 map
Thousands of voices will unite on September 21st at the People’s Climate March to deliver this message loud and clear – we must act now on climate change. This is our moment to show the world we’re not just talking about a brighter future, we’re building it. Presenting: The Solutions Grassroots Tour with special guest co-hosts Debra Winger, Peter Yarrow, Sandra Steingraber and Nahko Bear! The Solutions Grassroots Tour combines classic storytelling with roll-up-your sleeves organizing to look at the impacts of fossil fuel development and provide a vision for […] Learn More BUY TICKETS

Riverkeeper Beer Tasting Event at Peekskill Brewery

September 24, 2014: 5:00PM to 7:00PM
Peekskill Brewery, 47-53 South Water Street, Peekskill, NY map
Peekskill Brewery and Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. are brewing a first-of-its-kind collaboration beer to benefit Riverkeeper. The harvest ale will be brewed at Peekskill Brewery, and will be available to the public at the third-annual Hudson Hop and Harvest festival October 4, from 2-9 p.m. at Peekskill Riverfront Green Park. The festival features craft beer, live music, farm-to-table food, and a farmers market. Admission is free. We need your help to name this beer! Enter your name here by Sept. 8. Riverkeeper staff will announce finalists the week of September […] Learn More

Riverkeeper Beer Tasting Event at Captain Lawrence

September 26, 2014: 4:00PM to 8:00PM
Captain Lawrence Brewing Co., 444 Saw Mill River Road, Elmsford, NY map
Peekskill Brewery and Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. are brewing a first-of-its-kind collaboration beer to benefit Riverkeeper. The harvest ale will be brewed at Peekskill Brewery, and will be available to the public at the third-annual Hudson Hop and Harvest festival October 4, from 2-9 p.m. at Peekskill Riverfront Green Park. The festival features craft beer, live music, farm-to-table food, and a farmers market. Admission is free. We need your help to name this beer! Enter your name here by Sept. 8. Riverkeeper staff will announce finalists the week of September […] Learn More

Environmental champion Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to speak at TEDxHudson

September 27, 2014: 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Hudson Opera House, 327 Warren St. Hudson, NY 12534 map
Riverkeeper's chief prosecuting attorney and board chair, Robert F. Kennedy Jr., will be speaking at TEDxHudson at the Hudson Opera House on Sept. 27. He will be introduced by Alice Waters, one of the most influential figures in the sustainable food movement, who is attending as the guest of honor at this inaugural TEDxHudson event. Learn More Tickets

North Cove Wildlife Sanctuary Cleanup

September 27, 2014: 10:00AM to 3:00PM
Inwood's North Cove, Manhattan map
Riverkeeper is encouraging our supporters to join partner organizations Conservancy North and the Manhattan Wetlands & Wildlife Association for a cleanup of Inwood’s North Cove Wildlife Sanctuary Cleanup on the Harlem River in New York City. Riverkeeper volunteers have participated in cleanups of the area in previous Riverkeeper Sweeps and encourage the continue stewardship of this and all riverside areas. EPA award winner Jim “Birdman” Cataldi will be giving a talk about biodiversity to attendees. It is requested that volunteers arrive slightly before the 10am start time. Food is provided […] Learn More

Theodore Gordon Flyfishers Inc. to honor Paul Gallay of Riverkeeper

September 27, 2014: 6:30PM to 9:00PM
Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, Inc. will honor Riverkeeper President Paul Gallay as its 2014 Conservation Award recipient at its 11th Annual Conservation Fund Benefit Dinner in Roscoe, N.Y. Learn More

Stories & Beer NYC: Water & Sustainable Fashion

October 2, 2014: 6:30PM to 8:30PM
Impact Hub New York, 394 Broadway, New York, NY 10013 map
Riverkeeper President Paul Gallay joins Inka Apter of Eileen Fisher and Debera Johnson of Pratt at TriplePundit's event "Stories & Beer NYC: Water & Sustainable Fashion." Learn More

Hudson Hop and Harvest

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October 4, 2014: 2:00PM to 9:00PM
Peekskill Riverfront Green Park map
Taste the first-of-its-kind collaboration beer, a harvest ale brewed to benefit Riverkeeper and raise awareness about the need for protecting clean water, by Peekskill Brewery and Captain Lawrence Brewing Co. The harvest ale will be brewed at Peekskill Brewery, and will be available to the public at the third-annual Hudson Hop and Harvest festival October 4, from 2-9 p.m. at Peekskill Riverfront Green Park. The festival features craft beer, live music, farm-to-table food, and a farmers market. Admission is free. We need your help to name this beer! Enter your […] Learn More Volunteer

Submerge: NYC’s Marine Science Festival

October 5, 2014
Pier 26 in Tribeca map
Hudson River Park presents Submerge! – NYC’s Marine Science Festival, a day devoted to bringing awareness to NYC’s coastal waterways. Riverkeeper will be there discussing our Citizen Science Program, which supports water quality sampling on seven tributaries of the Hudson River. This day-long festival is presented in partnership with the New York Hall of Science and focuses on ocean science while raising awareness of how people influence our local waterways. Noted marine scientists will present current research through hands-on activities and compelling presentations. Interactive demonstrations will bring marine science and […] Learn More Add to your Calendar

Building Local Capacity for Watershed Restoration: Investing in Wastewater and Stormwater for Sustainability and Resilience

October 7, 2014: 9:00AM to 5:15PM
Henry A. Wallace Center, Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library, 4079 Albany Post Road, Hyde Park, NY 12538 map
The Hudson River Watershed Alliance's annual watershed conference is titled "Building Local Capacity for Watershed Restoration: Investing in Wastewater and Stormwater for Sustainability and Resilience." Learn More Register