Events

Paul Gallay Presentation on Crude Oil Transport on the Hudson

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Photo: Matt Kierstead
April 21, 2015: 7:00PM to 8:30PM
Lavelle Hall at Mother House, on the campus of Dominican College 496 Western Hwy S, Blauvelt, NY 10913 map
Join Riverkeeper's President, Paul Gallay for an update on crude oil trasportation in the Hudson Valley: including bomb trains, barges, tankers and the proposed Pilgrim Pipeline. Learn More

Future of the Wallkill River

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April 23, 2015: 4:00PM to 8:00PM
SUNY New Paltz, Student Union Building map
The Future of the Wallkill River event is designed to build public support for restoration, and begin to define both a publicly supported vision for the future of the river, and steps that can be taken in the short and long term to achieve that vision. Learn More Please Register

New York City Green Festival

April 24, 2015: 12:00PM to April 26, 2015: 5:00PM
Javits Center 655 W 34th St New York, NY 10001 map
Riverkeeper is proud to be sending Ambassadors to the NYC Green Festival® to build awareness, promote advocacy and sign up new members. Please see below for the event organizer's description. Green Festival® is a vibrant, dynamic marketplace where companies and organizations come to showcase their green products and services, and where people go to learn how to live healthier, more sustainable lives. Learn More Buy Tickets

Woodstock Earth Day Festival

April 24, 2015: 12:30PM to April 26, 2015: 4:30PM
Woodstock, NY
Please join our friends and partner's at the Woodstock Earth Day Festival. Two days of presentations, movies, family activities and panels. Learn More Learn more

Art about Water

April 24, 2015: 5:00PM to 8:00PM
Great Room, Kaplan Hall, SUNY Orange, Newburgh map
Join Riverkeeper's Chief of Staff, Deborah Brown for a panel discussing the importance of water and its impact culturally, politically, spiritually, environmentally, and socio-economically presented by Cultural Affairs and Sustainability in collaboration with Newburgh community and city leaders. Learn More

Bear Mountain Zoo Earth Day Celebration

April 25, 2015: 10:30AM to 3:00PM
Bear Mountain Trailside Zoo map
Riverkeeper is proud to be sending Ambassadors to the Bear Mountain Zoo Earth Day Festival to build awareness, promote advocacy and sign up new members. Please see below for the event organizer’s description. Join staff and volunteers from Trailside Museums & Zoo for the annual Earth Day celebration. This year, on Saturday, April 25, there will be a number of family-friendly activities with an Earth-friendly focus! Learn More

New Paltz Earth Day Fair

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April 26, 2015: 11:00AM to 3:00PM
Reformed Church of New Paltz 96 Huguenot St. map
Join Riverkeeper Ambassadors at the New Paltz Earth Day Fair on Sunday, April 26, from 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The New Paltz Earth Day Fair will be held on the grounds of the Reformed Church in New Paltz, NY and will feature a sharing of ideas, community discussions, music, activities, and delicious, healthful food. Learn More

POSTPONED: Riverkeeper and the Sierra Club Present: An Update on Crude Oil Transportation in the Hudson Valley

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Rondout creek bridge carrying crude oil
April 29, 2015: 7:00PM to 8:00PM
Webinar- Date TBD
Join Riverkeeper and the Sierra Club for a webinar panel addressing the latest risks facing New York through the vast transport of crude oil within the state. Also learn about what you can do to protect New York State's communities and natural resources from a crude oil disaster. Learn More

Riverkeper presentation: Why Tributaries Matter

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May 4, 2015: 6:30PM to 8:00PM
Bard College 30 Campus Rd Annandale-On-Hudson, NY map
Join us for a presentation on Riverkeeper’s water quality sampling program. You’ll learn about what we’ve done with the data we’ve collected so far, and why every single drop of water everywhere should be tested for Entero. Learn More

Clean Water NY: What actions are needed to ensure sustainable water resources in the 21st Century?

May 6, 2015: 10:00AM to 1:00PM
Great Hall New York State Bar Center, One Elk Street, Albany map
Environmental Law Section Committee on Legislation invites you to attend its 2015 Legislative Forum & Luncheon Learn More