Category Archives: Talks and Workshops

The public is invited to a hearing before the Zoning & Planning Committee of the City Council on Monday, December 10, 7pm in Room 204 at Newton City Hall (1000 Commonwealth Ave., Newton) about the proposed climate change vulnerability assessment which will result ultimately in a climate … Read More

Green Newton’s presentation slides from our recent library program “Building Electrification: The Third Leg of Our Fossil Fuel-Free Future”, can be viewed below along with a summary of the presentation and speaker information.  Please click on the bottom of the second slide … Read More

On Thursday, December 6 at 6pm at Dunne House at Lasell College (74 Grove Street, Auburndale), join Juan Pestana, the senior principal for Geosyntec Consultants and an emeritus professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the University … Read More

There will be an information meeting on Tuesday, December 4 at 7 pm at Post 440 (295 California St., Newton) to update the public on the environmental assessment activities pertaining to the disposal site at 459-471 Watertown St. and 320-330 Nevada St. … Read More

On November 28 from 6:30-8pm at the Waltham Public Library (735 Main St, Waltham), please join us for “Saving Pollinators in Your Yard.” Speakers are Brandeis Senior Lecturer in Ecology, Eric Olson, and Native Plant Garden Designer,  Florrie Wescoat. Eric … Read More

Join members of the League of Women Voters of Newton (LWVN) on Thursday, November 15 from 8-9:30am at the Durant-Kenrick House (286 Waverley Ave, Newton) to hear about Newton’s new electricity aggregation program and the impact it will have on our community’s … Read More

Join the New England Aquarium on  Thursday, November 1 at 7pm in the Simons IMAX® Theatre (1 Central Wharf, Boston) for the free panel discussion on ‘Inclusive Community Resilience Building in East Boston.’ Communities across the United States are facing … Read More

Confused about what to put in your green recycling bin? On Thursday, October 25 at 7pm in the Druker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton), learn about the impact of new regulations in the global recycling industry … Read More