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Harvest Festival TOMORROW! Winter Holiday Arts & Wellness Camps for kids and more!

Here’s a fun event from The Sage Street Mill! Join us tomorrow at the HARVEST FESTIVAL! Free entry & parking from 4-6 PM Live music performance by David C Domenick! Closing Reception of Re-envisioning Renewables! Alternative Market: featuring a Middle Eastern grill (Lebanese food), sourdough bread, microgreens, organic produce, fresh meat, raw-milk, natural fragrances, […]

Just In! (from NY-GEO)

Just In! is NY-GEO’s weekly news feed for members. NY-GEO’s calendar-year memberships are open to everyone and available for as little as $35. See more information on memberships here. Click here to see some of the work a NY-GEO membership supports. We also feature three of the top news item summaries on the NY-GEO […]

SolarFest Winter Series starts this Saturday! First one is on heat pumps.

Attend our Winter Workshop Series at the 1786 Meeting House in Rupert, VT (or view online afterwards)

The series begins with ‘Heating & Cooling With Heat Pumps’ — on Sat. Nov. 13th from 10:00 – 11:30 am

As heating oil and propane prices continue to skyrocket, now is a good time to learn about […]

TODAY: Let’s get real about climate action

Here’s how you can join us for 24 Hours of Reality: Let’s Get Real:

Demand real change by posting on social media with the hashtag #LetsGetReal. We have some sample posts and graphics that you can use, or you can just click here. Record and post a short video explaining why real climate action […]

Vermont: Recycle TVs and Computers for Free on Nov. 13

When: Nov 13, 2021, 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

Celebrate America Recycles Day with the Central Vermont Solid Waste Management District!

CVSWMD is providing a FREE TV and Computer collection event at the Additional Recyclables Collection Center (ARCC). The event will be held from 10am-3pm at 540 N. Main Street in Barre – behind […]

Happy Halloween! Make it a safe and plastic-free day!

20 Ways to Fete a Plastic-Free Halloween What’s scarier than goblins and ghosts? Petrochemicals and waste. By Katie O’Reilly | Oct 27 2021, from 20 Ways to Fete a Plastic-Free Halloween | Sierra Club

Want to hear the spookiest true tale we’ve heard recently? Plastics are on track to contribute more climate-change-causing emissions […]


Effective January 1, Compostable foodware no longer accepted at CSWD Organics Diversion Facility

Effective January 1, 2022, the Chittenden Solid Waste District’s Organics Diversion Facility (or “ODF” — where Green Mountain Compost is made) will no longer accept cups, plates, utensils, or foodware of any kind, even if it is certified compostable. That means CSWD Drop-Off Centers and companies that provide curbside pickup of food scraps destined for […]

Bells of Fun, Effective Action for the Planet – Sat., Oct 30

Here is an environmental/climate action that is relatively simple to do, and also a lot of fun, and invite you to chime in, literally.

Here’s the action:

Sat. Oct. 30. 2pm or so — church bells, shofars, gongs, etc ring for 10 minutes. Everybody joins in with drums, hand bells, howling voices, pots […]

Polystyrene Styrofoam Recycling

Saturday, Oct. 30, 9-11AM Behind Jake’s Coffee, 227 Mechanic St., Lebanon, NH All types of styrofoam dry, clean and with any tape and/or labels removed. Asking $15 donation. For more information contact Liane Avery at or 860-556-3114