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Environmental Activism for the Long Haul: The Energizing Vision of Pope Francis’s Laudato Si

October 25, 2017: 9:00AM to 2:00PM
Mariandale Retreat & Conference Center 299 North Highland Avenue Ossining, NY 10562 map
Join Religious Organizations Along the River in exploring sources of hope that will empower in the struggle for a sustainable human presence on Earth.

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Bronx Council for Environmental Quality (BCEQ) Harlem River Water Conference

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October 25, 2017: 5:30PM to 8:30PM
The Bronx Museum of the Arts 1040 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY 10456 map
Come hear about the latest Harlem River research and share your ideas for a cleaner, greener, and healthier community at this free meeting hosted by the Bronx Council for Environmental Quality (BCEQ).

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Pocantico River Watershed Alliance Meeting

October 26, 2017: 10:00AM to 12:00PM
Sleepy Hollow Senior Center 55 Elm St, Sleepy Hollow, NY 10591 map
Join the Pocantico River Watershed Alliance for their upcoming meeting. Professor Nick Robinson of Pace University will share his experience as a long time defender and legal resource of the Pocantico River Watershed.

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Water Quality Sampler Appreciation Happy Hour in Albany

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October 26, 2017: 6:00PM to 8:00PM
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An evening of celebration in recognition of the community scientists who have worked hard to make water quality testing in the Upper Hudson watershed, Rensselaer County, and elsewhere a success!

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Hope on the Hudson at the Basilica Hudson

October 27, 2017: 6:00PM to 8:00PM
Basilica Hudson, 110 S Front St, Hudson, NY 12534 map
Join us as we come together to recognize and celebrate many important and positive efforts to preserve the Hudson River and this beautiful region where we make our home.

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Run the River 5K on Randall’s Island

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October 28, 2017: 10:00AM to 1:00PM
Icahn Stadium, 20 Randall's Island, Randall's Island Park New York, NY 10035 map
(Photo Credit: Randall’s Island Park Alliance, 2016) Join Randall’s Island Park Alliance for a 5K race through the park along breathtaking views of Manhattan and the Harlem River. Experience the thrill of starting and finishing in Icahn Stadium, a world class track and field venue. Set your own record on the same track Usain Bolt set his 100-meter world record! Run the River will also serve as the USA Track & Field New York 5K Road Race Championship. Run the River 5K raises funds to protect the beautiful waterways, wetlands […]

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5 Years After Sandy: Join the March for Climate Action

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October 28, 2017: 11:00AM to 2:00PM
Cadman Plaza, NYC
Communities across the city will remember, resist, and rise together. Five years ago, Superstorm Sandy took lives, destroyed homes, and flooded subways. Like in Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, the people hit hardest by Sandy were the poor, people of color, immigrants, and already vulnerable communities. New York’s elected officials must protect us from the impacts of climate change and lead a just transition to a renewable energy economy. We cannot wait any longer. On October 28th, we will assemble and march over the Brooklyn Bridge and then […]

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Sandy 5 Year Anniversary Climate March – New Paltz

October 28, 2017: 12:00PM to 2:00PM
SUNY New Paltz Atrium map
Five years ago, Superstorm Sandy took lives, destroyed homes, and flooded subways. Like in Florida, Texas, Puerto Rico and the Caribbean, the people hit hardest by Sandy were the poor, people of color, immigrants, and our most vulnerable communities. New York’s elected officials must protect us from the impacts of climate change and lead a just transition to a renewable energy economy. We cannot wait any longer. On October 28th, we will assemble and march from the Atrium at SUNY New Paltz, and then rally at the New York State DEC […]

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Water Quality Sampler Appreciation Party in Kingston

October 28, 2017: 3:00PM to 5:00PM
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Join us for an afternoon of food and fun in recognition of the water quality samplers who made the 2017 sampling season a success!

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The Hudson Undamned

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Clip: Erica Capuana, NYS DEC Division of Fish and Wildlife
November 2, 2017: 1:00PM to 4:00PM
Norrie Point Environmental Center-River Room, Margaret Norrie State Park, Staatsburg, NY 12580 map
Learn about aquatic barriers present in the Hudson River watershed through guided discussion and interactive modeling.

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