Climate Education Events

Friday
April
8
8:00 AM
Symposium on Energy in the 21st Century
A View Into The Future. Snapshot of where we will be in 2032.

Extraordinary national and state speakers will talk about our goals to solve the Climate Crisis:
*Electrifying Transportation
*Decarbonizing the Grid
*Solar
*Offshore Wind
*Energy Storage
*Jobs
*State & Federal Initiatives

With up to 400 attendees each year, the Symposium on Energy in the 21st Century, provides a gathering venue for a diverse community to join together in a non-partisan, multidisciplinary learning experience and conversation on sustainability and renewable energy. The attendees range from prominent industry professionals to students and interested citizens. Commissioners, mayors, developers, architects, lawyers, engineers, farmers, many college students, all who are interested in the future of renewable energy with the most cutting edge policy being discussed.

Wednesday
April
13
7:00 PM
to
8:30 PM
Village of Saugerties Public Meeting -- Community Choice
Fire house meeting room
43 Partition St
Saugerties , NY 
COMMUNITY CHOICE - Empowering communities to access cleaner and cheaper energy on their own terms.

Please join us to learn how the Village of Saugerties is considering joining the Town of Saugerties and other neighboring communities in a Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) program to provide clean, low cost electricity to local households and businesses.

Thursday
April
21
5:00 PM
Monthly Saugerties Climate Smart Task Force Meeting
Our meetings are always open to the public. This meeting will be conducted via Zoom video conference. Please use the link below to download the zoom client to your computer, tablet, or phone.

How to connect your audio, when joining via computer:
After you join the meeting zoom will ask you how you want to connect via audio.

If you join the meeting via the zoom app, then you will get prompted to use either “Computer audio” or “phone call”. If you can connect to the audio via your computer that is best. If you can’t use computer audio and opt for “phone call”, then zoom displays instructions on what number to call and displays your “participant ID”.

Here is a zoom tutorial on joining audio.

The link below will join you to the video meeting.
If you want to join via phone, then call: 1 929 205 6099 and join meeting ID: 350 104 0898

Sunday
April
24
12:00 PM
to
6:00 PM
Clean Power Expo with EVs from Healey Brothers and E-Bikes from Pedego
Industrial Arts Brewing Company
511 Fishkill Ave
Beacon, NY 
What better way to celebrate Earth Day than having a craft beer with a mountain view? Industrial Arts Brewing Company and Hudson Valley Brewery, two beloved Beacon breweries, are partnering with SHV and Hudson Valley Green Drinks for the Sustainability and Green Energy Fair on Sunday, April 24, 2022 from noon to 6:00 pm.

Exhibits at both breweries will include Dandelion Geothermal, Hudson Valley Green Homes, Central Hudson, New Yorkers for Clean Power, and Sustainable Hudson Valley.

There will be E-Bike test rides with Pedego at both locations. An electric shuttle between them provided by Healey Brothers, which will also have some EVs to show off from their Hyundai, Ford and other inventory.

A portion of proceeds from beer sales will benefit Sustainable Hudson Valley as we continue to partner with Industrial Arts Brewing Company on their yummy Landscape Lager.
Saturday
April
30
11:00 AM
Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony
Kiwanis Ice Arena
Washington Ave
Saugerties , NY 
Refreshments. Free tree seedlings.

Cantine field, Next to the pavilion for the ice arena.
Saturday
April
30
1:00 PM
Village of Saugerties Public Meeting -- Community Choice
Greco senior center
207 Market St
Saugerties , NY 
COMMUNITY CHOICE - Empowering communities to access cleaner and cheaper energy on their own terms.

Please join us to learn how the Village of Saugerties is considering joining the Town of Saugerties and other neighboring communities in a Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) program to provide clean, low cost electricity to local households and businesses.

Tuesday
May
3
7:00 PM
to
8:30 PM
Village of Saugerties Public Meeting -- Community Choice
COMMUNITY CHOICE - Empowering communities to access cleaner and cheaper energy on their own terms.

Please join us to learn how the Village of Saugerties is considering joining the Town of Saugerties and other neighboring communities in a Community Choice Aggregation (CCA) program to provide clean, low cost electricity to local households and businesses.

Thursday
May
12
4:00 PM
Public Hearing for NY’s Climate Draft Scoping Plan
Paramount Theater
1008 Brown St
Peekskill, NY 
Counter the fossil fuel industry's interest by speaking up to implement our urgently needed Climate Law! We went to great lengths to get a public hearing here in the Mid-Hudson Region, so please come out and speak up!

Thursday
May
19
5:00 PM
Monthly Saugerties Climate Smart Task Force Meeting
Our meetings are always open to the public. This meeting will be conducted via Zoom video conference. Please use the link below to download the zoom client to your computer, tablet, or phone.

How to connect your audio, when joining via computer:
After you join the meeting zoom will ask you how you want to connect via audio.

If you join the meeting via the zoom app, then you will get prompted to use either “Computer audio” or “phone call”. If you can connect to the audio via your computer that is best. If you can’t use computer audio and opt for “phone call”, then zoom displays instructions on what number to call and displays your “participant ID”.

Here is a zoom tutorial on joining audio.

The link below will join you to the video meeting.
If you want to join via phone, then call: 1 929 205 6099 and join meeting ID: 350 104 0898

Thursday
May
19
6:00 PM
to
7:00 PM
Climate Emergency Film Club -- Climate Emergency Feedback Loops
Climate Emergency Feedback Loops, with its captivating illustrations and interviews with leading climate scientists, is a 5-part science documentary narrated by Richard Gere. Our 5-part Film Club series will include intriguing panel discussions that explore how human activity is setting off Earth’s own warming loops that are pushing the climate to a point of no return—from the melting ice and snow in the Arctic to the atmospheric jet stream to the thawing of permafrost—and what we can do to stop them.

Join us over the next six months as we delve into the documentary. You can attend one or all of the Film Club sessions.

More information on Climate Feedback loops.

Saturday
May
21
12:00 PM
Beyond Plastics Training
Sat., May 21- Tues., May 24: Help end plastic pollution with Beyond Plastics. Register for our online training to get all the facts, strategies, and tools you'll need to form a Local Group or Affiliate, and join the grassroots push for regulatory change. Trainings are split into two sessions, each of which runs roughly two hours. Please attend both.

Saturday
June
4
11:00 AM
Memorial Tree Planting Celebrating the Life of Fred Costello Sr.
Saugerties Town Hall
4 High St
Saugerties , NY 
The Saugerties CLimate Smart Task Force invites you to a memorial tree planting celebrating the life of Fred Costello Sr.
Thursday
June
16
5:00 PM
Monthly Saugerties Climate Smart Task Force Meeting
Our meetings are always open to the public. This meeting will be conducted via Zoom video conference. Please use the link below to download the zoom client to your computer, tablet, or phone.

How to connect your audio, when joining via computer:
After you join the meeting zoom will ask you how you want to connect via audio.

If you join the meeting via the zoom app, then you will get prompted to use either “Computer audio” or “phone call”. If you can connect to the audio via your computer that is best. If you can’t use computer audio and opt for “phone call”, then zoom displays instructions on what number to call and displays your “participant ID”.

Here is a zoom tutorial on joining audio.

The link below will join you to the video meeting.
If you want to join via phone, then call: 1 929 205 6099 and join meeting ID: 350 104 0898