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Come Run the River at Randall’s Island Park!

(Photo Credit: Randall's Island Park Alliance, 2016)
October 29, 2016: 8:30AM to 12:30PM
20 Randall's Island Park, New York, NY, 10035 map
Join Randall's Island Park Alliance and Riverkeeper on October 29 for a 5K race to spread awareness and raise funds to protect the beautiful waterways, wetlands, fields, and recreational areas of Randall’s Island Park. Then join us for a fun-filled Children’s Races, and a rockin’ Post-Race Party – with musical entertainment and light refreshments.

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Citizen Patrol: Neighborhood Watch for the Hudson River with Captain John Lipscomb

(John Lipscomb steering the R. Ian Fletcher, Credit: Rebecca Gentry 2015)
November 2, 2016: 7:30PM to 9:00PM
Shattemuc Yacht Club, 1 Westerly Rd, Ossining, NY 10562 map
Join Riverkeeper Boat Captain John Lipscomb to learn first hand about his experiences while out on patrol in the R. Ian Fletcher.

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Why Did the River Turn Green? Harmful Algal Blooms in the Wallkill River

Wallkill River algae produced high toxin levels
November 3, 2016: 6:30PM to 8:30PM
SUNY New Paltz, Humanities Building map
Join us to learn more about harmful algae blooms, monitoring results from the Wallkill River, the role of the Wallkill River Watershed Alliance, and what you can do to help.

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Riverkeeper Keynotes United for Action November Monthly Meeting

November 10, 2016: 6:30PM to 8:45PM
New York Society for Ethical Culture 2 West 64th Street, New York, NY map
United for Action invited special guest Sean Dixon, Staff Attorney of Riverkeeper, to come and speak to about the combined sewage storm water issue affecting New York City and the crude oil issue affecting New York city and the region and what we can do about these issues. There will be time for Q&A after the presentation.

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Hudson Habitats: A Virtual River Tour

November 12, 2016: 10:00AM to 11:00AM
Gallery at 199 Main Street Beacon, NY 12508 map
Take a virtual tour of the Hudson river with Hudson Habitats and educator Carl Heitmuller.

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Albany Riverkeeper Ambassador Workshop

November 12, 2016: 10:30AM to 1:30PM
Albany Beahive, 418 Broadway, Albany, NY 12207 map
Join the Riverkeeper Community Engagement team for a workshop on November 12 in Albany to learn how to be an advocate for your local waterways.

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Healthcare Symposium on Clean Water

November 18, 2016: 5:30PM to 7:30PM
Fury Lecture Hall at Prusmack Center, Dominican College, Campus Dr, Blauvelt, NY map
Riverkeeper will be part of the panel discussion during Dominican College's Healthcare Symposium on Clean Water, and will be followed by a Q&A period.

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