Category Archives: Greening Our Community Series

On Monday, April 23, at 7pm in the Druker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton),  join us for a panel discussion describing how gas leaks damage human and tree health and about organized efforts to protect our families … Read More

On Monday, March 19 at 6:15pm, Green Newton will hold its annual meeting in the Druker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St, Newton) prior to the Greening Our Community Program.  There will be a vote on Green Newton’s slate of … Read More

Join Green Newton at 7pm on Monday, March 19 at the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St, Newton) as we present the next in our Greening Our Community Series, Climate and Health: the Challenges Ahead. Three distinguished speakers headline the March event: … Read More

It was standing room only on November 27 at our Library program, “Newton Power Choice: Going Green”, moderated by Green Newton Vice President Jim Purdy with City panelists Ann Berwick, sustainability director; Eric Olson, Energy Commission chair; and Halina Brown, Energy … Read More

Join Green Newton in the Druker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton) on Monday, November 27 at 7pm for ‘Newton Power Choice: Going Green’, the latest talk in the Greening Our Community Series. All are welcome to arrive at 6:30pm for … Read More

You can now view the video Andre Leroux’s presentation on Sustainable Development that was recorded on March 27 at the Newton Free Library as part of GN’s Greening Our Community Series program. Andre Leroux is the Executive Director of Massachusetts Smart Growth Alliance. … Read More

Join Green Newton on Monday, April 24, at 7pm in the Drucker Auditorium of the Newton Free Library (330 Homer St., Newton) for the next in GN’s Greening Our Community series, ‘Continuing the Course of Greening Our Community: Protecting Our Environment Despite … Read More

Join GN in the Drucker Auditorium at the Newton Free Library on Monday, February 27–from 7-9pm for a screening of the documentary Just Eat It, a documentary film about food waste and food rescue in our society where as much 50 percent of … Read More

In a panel moderated by Newton City Councilor Alison Leary (Ward 1) at the Newton Free Library on Monday, November 28 at 7pm, speakers addressed the goal of “Zero Waste” for the City, a process that sees waste as a resource that … Read More

Join us on Monday, June 13 at 7 pm at the Newton Free Library for ‘Chemicals Without Harm.’ Today, there are thousands of synthetic chemicals used to make our clothing, cosmetics, household products, electronic devices, even our children’s toys. Many … Read More