Events

Riverkeeper Beer Tasting Event at Captain Lawrence

October 1, 2014: 4:00PM to 8:00PM
Captain Lawrence Brewing Co., 444 Saw Mill River Road, Elmsford, NY map
(RESCHEDULED) 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 […] Learn More

19th Congressional District Candidate Forum on the Environment

October 1, 2014: 7:00PM to 9:00PM
SUNY New Paltz, Lecture Center 100, 1 Hawk Drive, New Paltz, NY map
The Hudson and Mohawk Valleys and the Catskills are on the forefront of some of the most pressing sustainability challenges of our time. Join Riverkeeper President Paul Gallay and the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (NYLCVEF) at a 19th Congressional District Candidate Forum on the Environment with Congressman Chris Gibson and candidate Sean Eldridge at SUNY New Paltz. Learn More RSVP

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

EcoSalon 2014: Taking Renewables and Energy Efficiency to the Next Level

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October 9, 2014: 6:00PM to 9:00PM
Hearst Tower, 300 West 57th St., 44th Floor, New York, NY map
Riverkeeper’s EcoSalon features thought leaders in energy policy, finance and architecture, with insights on how to craft a sound, sustainable energy plan — and make our public/private spaces more livable in the bargain. Learn More Purchase Tickets

Feed Your River: Morningside Park Farmers Market

October 11, 2014: 9:00AM to 5:00PM
Corner of 110th St. & Manhattan Ave. map
Please come visit us and our friends at Down to Earth Markets at the Morningside Park Farmers Market! Riverkeeper and Down to Earth Markets are teaming up this summer and fall to present the Feed Your River Series, a partnership between neighbors to promote local food and the importance of clean water. Did you know that over 100,000 New Yorkers get their drinking water directly from the Hudson River? Another 8 million New Yorkers depend on the good health of the Catskills for their drinking water supply. Riverkeeper will have […] Learn More Volunteer

Diocesan Environment Workshop with Keynote Speaker Paul Gallay

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October 11, 2014: 9:00AM to 3:30PM
Trinity Church, 7 South Highland Avenue, Ossining NY map
Finding Courage. Finding Hope: Exploring the meaning of environmental stewardship in your church & community Learn More Register

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Open House

October 11, 2014: 10:00AM to 4:00PM
61 Route 9W, Palisades, NY map
Whether you’re an aspiring young scientist or a long-time science enthusiast, you’re sure to enjoy Lamont-Doherty’s Open House. Columbia University’s Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory is a partner in Riverkeeper’s Water Quality Program. Tour a lab, participate in hands-on earth science demonstrations, and learn from world-renowned researchers about their latest discoveries. Learn More