Events

Ossining Down to Earth Farmers Market

May 23, 2015: 9:00AM to 1:00PM
Market Square, corner of Spring & Main Streets map
Riverkeeper is proud to support our partner and Ossining neighbor, Down to Earth Markets. We will have a community table set up at a number of Down to Earth Markets across the lower Hudson and NYC. Learn More Volunteer

Piermont Down to Earth Farmers Market

May 24, 2015: 9:30AM to 3:00PM
M&T Bank Parking Lot - Piermont Ave. & Ash St map
Riverkeeper is proud to support our partner and Ossining neighbor, Down to Earth Markets. We will have a community table set up at a number of Down to Earth Markets across the lower Hudson and NYC. Learn More Volunteer

Hudson Valley Green Drinks: Beacon

May 27, 2015: 5:00PM to 8:00PM
Quinn's 330 Main Street Beacon, NY 12508 map
Join a like-minded group of folks working to make the Hudson Valley - and everywhere - more sustainable for man, beasts, plants, and everything else. Come to discuss the latest events. Celebrate the victories! Collectively lament defeats. Or just reflect on the fact that you're not alone. Learn More RSVP (free)

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

May 27, 2015: 7:00PM to 8:00PM
Webinar
Description: 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. Panelists: Kate Hudson, Riverkeeper, Director of Special Projects Sean Dixon, Riverkeeper, Staff Attorney, Hudson River Program Roger Downs, Sierra Club Atlantic Chapter, Conservation Director Background: Until recently, there was little or no crude oil transported in the Hudson Valley. The growth […] Learn More

Citizens Climate Education Presents: Hudson River Crude Oil Transportation Risks and Solutions

May 27, 2015: 7:00PM to 8:30PM
Ossining High School map
Join Riverkeeper's Jeremy Cherson for a presentation 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 RSVP

McGolrick Park’s Down to Earth Farmers Market

May 31, 2015: 10:00AM to 4:00PM map
Riverkeeper is proud to support our partner and Ossining neighbor, Down to Earth Markets. We will have a community table set up at a number of Down to Earth Markets across the lower Hudson and NYC. Learn More Volunteer

WDST Radio Interview About Hudson River Tributaries

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Community sampling on the Rondout Creek. Photo by Jen Epstein/Riverkeeper
June 1, 2015: 8:00AM to 9:00AM
On Air - 100.1 FM
Tune in to 100.1 FM or listen live online for Jimmy Buff's interview with Dan Shapley, Riverkeeper Water Quality Program Manager. Learn More

Health of the Hudson – A Panel Discussion

June 4, 2015: 6:30PM to 8:30PM
333 West 23rd Street, NY, NY map
Ranking Member of the Senate’s Environmental Conservation Committee, Brad Hoylman will be presenting a special panel discussion on the “Health of the Hudson” to take place on Thursday, June 4 Learn More RSVP

Wallkill River Watershed Citizens Group Meeting

Photo May 09, 10 14 50 AM
Volunteers work with the New Paltz Villgae Shade Tree Commission, the DEC Hudson River Estuary Program Trees for Tribs program, and Riverkeeper to plant trees on the Saw Mill Brook, a Wallkill River tributary in New Paltz.
June 4, 2015: 7:00PM to 9:00PM
New Paltz Village Hall, 25 Plattekiill Avenue, New Paltz map
The first meeting of a new Wallkill River Watershed citizens group will focus on projects that need volunteer leaders and participants. Learn More

Citizen ‘Boat Brigade’ Patrol of the Wallkill River

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Kayakers prepare for a trash cleanup on the Wallkill River May 9 as part of the 2015 Riverkeeper Sweep. Photo by Dan Shapley/Riverkeeper
June 6, 2015: 9:00AM to 12:00PM
Popp Memorial Park, 3111 Route 208, Wallkill, NY map
Join the first citizen "boat brigade" to observe conditions on the Wallkill River and report any problems encountered. Learn More