Misshapened Bowl Pop-up Shop (In-Person)

Ossining

Join local woodworker Charles Lazarus to view and purchase his handcrafted wooden bowls. He will be hosting his popup shop outside one of Ossining's most eco-friendly homes. Homeowner Emily Sack will be on hand to share tips for sustainable living and to answer questions about her home. CONTACT: Emily Sack: 914,589.1204; Charles Lazarus: 914.420.6337 4…

Visit Ossining’s First Passive House! (In-Person).

Ossining

Emily Sack invites you to do an exterior tour of her new  - and Ossining's first - passive house (including zero waste process and composting).  A passive house includes a high-level of energy efficiency which reduces the building's ecological footprint.     Due to social distancing needs, you can view the interior of the house on a…

Earth Week with EEL (Emerging Environmental Leaders) Online Event- Quiz 1 of 3 (Online)

Ossining

Connect with your community and local ecosystem with EEL! The Emerging Environmental Leaders (EEL) program will be posting quizzes about Ossining's natural features throughout Earth Week. Those who complete all 3 quizzes will receive a native pollinator plant seedling and an opportunity to learn more about Ossining's environmental wonders. On April 24th from 1:00pm -…

Ossining Climate-adaptive Design Studio Lunch and Learn Webinar hosted by the Town and Village of Ossining (Online)

Ossining

Join us to learn more about the Ossining studio of Cornell University's Climate-adaptive Design Studio. In the fall semester of 2019, third-year Landscape Architecture Graduate students participated in a studio that specifically analyzed the Ossining waterfront and how it could be reimagined to be more adaptive to our changing climate. During this Lunch and Learn…

Ossining Climate-adaptive Design Studio Lunch and Learn Webinar

Ossining

Join us to learn more about the Ossining studio of Cornell University's Climate-adaptive Design Studio. In the fall semester of 2019, third-year Landscape Architecture Graduate students participated in a studio that specifically analyzed the Ossining waterfront and how it could be reimagined to be more adaptive to our changing climate. During this Lunch and Learn…

Max’s Arcade (Online)

Ossining

Max (age 12) creates an arcade out of recycled materials. Now he teaches virtual workshops to help other kids learn how to do the same. He will run workshops on Zoom... and asks participants to bring tape, recycled materials (cardboard, bottle caps, rubber bands, popsicle sticks, etc.). Join on Zoom: https://ryecountryday-org.zoom.us/j/93892690918?pwd=dDc2QzJoa1FkODRpWlJNVmNuaWV0UT09 Meeting ID: 938 9269…

Wasted: A Food Story

Ossining

Love food but hate waste? Join us as we explore the food system and find ways to reduce our environmental footprint. Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86132768293?pwd=ZHdyRXZ3NjlUMUhtQ1RSSm9aTktTZz09 Meeting ID: 861 3276 8293 Passcode: 139381 https://www.teatown.org/

OPL Author Visit: Amy Wu and Dr. Le Thuy Vuong Discuss From Farms To Incubators: Women Innovators Revolutionizing How Our Food Is Grown. For adults. (Online, Registration Required)

Ossining

Join award-winning agtech journalist and documentary film producer/director Amy Wu as she presents the fascinating information behind her new book "From Farms to Incubators: Women Innovators Revolutionizing How Our Food is Grown" (Craven Street Books, April 20, 2021). Maintaining a secure and sustainable food supply for the 21st century is a huge challenge. Women leaders…

IFCA Thrift Shop Specials (In-Person)

Ossining

Mention Green Ossining Earth Day Festival and you will receive a free gift with purchase or you can participate in our exchange program by bringing in an item for the Thrift and getting an item of equal or lesser value. CONTACT: thriftstore@ifcany.org

Earth Week with EEL (Emerging Environmental Leaders) Online Event- Quiz 2 of 3 (Online)

Ossining

Connect with your community and local ecosystem with EEL! The Emerging Environmental Leaders (EEL) program will be posting quizzes about Ossining's natural features throughout Earth Week. Those who complete all 3 quizzes will receive a native pollinator plant seedling and an opportunity to learn more about Ossining's environmental wonders. On April 24th from 1:00pm -…

Max’s Arcade (Online)

Ossining

Max (age 12) creates an arcade out of recycled materials. Now he teaches virtual workshops to help other kids learn how to do the same. He will run workshops on Zoom... and asks participants to bring tape, recycled materials (cardboard, bottle caps, rubber bands, popsicle sticks, etc.). Join on Zoom: https://ryecountryday-org.zoom.us/j/93892690918?pwd=dDc2QzJoa1FkODRpWlJNVmNuaWV0UT09 Meeting ID: 938 9269…

What You Can Do About Climate Change: A Community Approach

Ossining

Are you worried about climate change? Join this Green Ossining webinar to discuss the current concerns about climate and what is happening in Ossining to reduce emissions 100 percent by 2040. We’re celebrating EARTH WEEK with a special Open House that will get you all the information you need in under an hour!   We’ll quickly walk…

Westchester Citizens’ Climate Lobby: Local Business Panel Discussion (Online, Registration Required)

Ossining

Join Citizens’ Climate Lobby for a panel discussion with local sustainable businesses, including: Sing Sing Kill Brewery, Good Choice Kitchen, the Green Business Partnership, and Healthy Home Energy and Consulting, Inc. Registration link: https://tinyurl.com/cclbusiness Point of Contact: Citizens' Climate Lobby Westchester, cclwestchesterny@gmail.com    

Backyard Composting is EZ!

Ossining

Join Elisa Zazerra (via zoom) at her back yard compost set up. She'll show you how she manages her food and other organic waste to create useful enriched soil.   Local Food Scraps programs for organic waste will be discussed.   The mic will then be opened to attendees to ask questions and/or share their methods in…

Biophilic Project: kids design (create & draw) a biophilic garden space with ArtinaBoxCo (Online, Registration Required)

Ossining

What would your garden/green space look like if you could design green space in our neighborhoods? Using black & white photos of our Ossining community, participants can design and re-imagine their neighborhoods, in color.  Registration details: Please email ArtinaBoxCo. at outrecycledbox@yahoo.com for registration using  Subject: Earth Day Art Logo/picture Point of contact: Tamarah Bridgewater, outrecycledbox@yahoo.com

Live Performance: Singer/Songwriter Julie Corbalis (Online)

Ossining

Original and classic acoustic rock from Julie's living room, with some stories about her love of the earth, reusing, and recycling :)   Julie will be livestream on Facebook : https://fb.me/e/23sb7HGJe If there is a problem with this link you can just scoot right over to https://www.facebook.com/julie.corbalis/ This event is free but tips are appreciated!

Earth Week with EEL (Emerging Environmental Leaders) Online Event- Quiz 3 of 3 (Online)

Ossining

Connect with your community and local ecosystem with EEL! The Emerging Environmental Leaders (EEL) program will be posting quizzes about Ossining's natural features throughout Earth Week. Those who complete all 3 quizzes will receive a native pollinator plant seedling and an opportunity to learn more about Ossining's environmental wonders. On April 24th from 1:00pm -…

Earth Day Lunch & Learn – Go Green & Save Green at Home Hosted by Green Ossining, Briarcliff Sustainability and Sustainable Westchester (Online, Registration Required)

Ossining

Reduce your home energy consumption, lower your energy bills, cut greenhouse gas emissions, and increase the year-round comfort and value of your home with EnergySmart Homes Ossining & Briarcliff! Get the scoop on heat pumps, clean heating and cooling and energy efficiency. Plus, find out how renters and homeowners can participate in Sustainable Westchester's Community Solar…

Max’s Arcade (Online)

Ossining

  Max (age 12) creates an arcade out of recycled materials. Now he teaches virtual workshops to help other kids learn how to do the same. He will run workshops on Zoom... and asks participants to bring tape, recycled materials (cardboard, bottle caps, rubber bands, popsicle sticks, etc.). Join on Zoom: https://ryecountryday-org.zoom.us/j/93892690918?pwd=dDc2QzJoa1FkODRpWlJNVmNuaWV0UT09 Meeting ID: 938…

Live Music with the Mike Risko Band Acoustic (Online, Registration Required)

Ossining

The Mike Risko Band will play a virtual acoustic set and then we will open up the floor for a virtual open mic. All music will be earth-day themed. To register to listen to the band or to play at the virtual open mic, please email us at mail@riskomusic.com and we will send you the zoom link.…

Group Chicken Eggs-perience hosted by Fable Farm (In-Person, registration required)

Ossining

Looking for a memorable, fun and educational activity during a pandemic? We hear you! Sign up for one of our new Fable learning experiences, fun for the whole family! Private Group Chicken Eggs-perience: Private guided group time with our fun feathered friends. Get up close and personal behind the scenes with the chickens, learn about…

Group Goat Experience hosted by Fable Farm (In-Person, registration required)

Ossining

Looking for a memorable, fun and educational activity during a pandemic? We hear you! Sign up for one of our new Fable learning experiences, fun for the whole family! Private Group Goat Experience: Custom guided private tour with our favorite furry four. Feed, pet, groom and get to know our giddy goats. They will surely…

Whole Foods Plant-Based Lifestyle Class (Online, Registration Required)

Ossining

Learn about the benefits of a whole foods plant-based diet, watch a few simple recipes, relate meal-planning with nutritional-requirement, and ask any questions or share your experience!  Questions? Contact Dhruv: dhruv@ahara.org REGISTRATION LINK: https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcvcu2srDouGdN0ZYGclKiggA2DpgjT5klG  

Max’s Arcade (Online)

Ossining

Max (age 12) creates an arcade out of recycled materials. Now he teaches virtual workshops to help other kids learn how to do the same. He will run workshops on Zoom… and asks participants to bring tape, recycled materials (cardboard, bottle caps, rubber bands, popsicle sticks, etc.). Join on Zoom: https://ryecountryday-org.zoom.us/j/93892690918?pwd=dDc2QzJoa1FkODRpWlJNVmNuaWV0UT09 Meeting ID: 938 9269 0918 Passcode: %b0cb&…

Max’s Arcade (Online)

Ossining

Max (age 12) creates an arcade out of recycled materials. Now he teaches virtual workshops to help other kids learn how to do the same. He will run workshops on Zoom… and asks participants to bring tape, recycled materials (cardboard, bottle caps, rubber bands, popsicle sticks, etc.). Join on Zoom: https://ryecountryday-org.zoom.us/j/93892690918?pwd=dDc2QzJoa1FkODRpWlJNVmNuaWV0UT09 Meeting ID: 938 9269 0918 Passcode: %b0cb&…

Westchester Citizens’ Climate Lobby: Political Leaders Panel Discussion (Online, Registration Required)

Ossining

Join Citizens’ Climate Lobby for a panel discussion with local political leaders, including State Assemblywoman Sandy Galef, State Senator Pete Harckham, Ossining Mayor Rika Levin, and Cortlandt Town Supervisor Linda Puglisi. Registration Link: https://tinyurl.com/cclpolitical Point of Contact: Citizens' Climate Lobby Westchester, cclwestchesterny@gmail.com  

Live Performance: Singer/Songwriter Fred Gillen Jr.

Ossining

Fred Gillen Jr will be singing songs about the Earth and environmental justice, with stories about his activism work. Fred will be streaming live on Facebook from Athens, NY on the Hudson River: https://www.facebook.com/fredgillenjr/ While this is a free event, tips are appreciated!!