Everyone’s favorite environmental direct action and education group, Time’s Up, now in it’s 25th year is hosting a Sara D. Sustainability Series.
TIME’S UP! & GREEN MAP SYSTEM TEAM UP WITH M’FINDA KALUNG COMMUNITY GARDEN FOR THE SARA D SUSTAINABILITY SERIES
WHAT: Sara D Sustainability Series includes free bike repair workshops, green job skill training, learning to compost and creating mud balls to clean our waterways.
WHERE: Enter M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden on Rivington Street (between Chrystie and Forsyth Streets) in Sara D. Roosevelt Park on the Lower East Side.
WHEN: The workshops will take place each Friday in August from 6:30-8:30pm:
• 8/10 – Bike Repair & Safety with Time’s Up!
• 8/17 – Green Jobs in our Community with Green Map System
• 8/24 – Composting, Bokashi & Mud Ball Making with MoS Collective
• 8/31 – Bike Repair & Safety with Time’s Up!
New York, NY – – Time’s Up! Environmental Group and Green Map System will be hosting free practical training workshops, the Sara D Sustainability Series, each Friday from 6:30-8:30pm in the M’Finda Kalunga Community Garden, which is located in Sara D Roosevelt Park. Participants will be learning about carbon-free mobility, green jobs and waste reduction in this wonderful outdoor space. Workshops will be postponed for heavy rain.
“Presenters of the series all have strong experience in their field and passion for the subject they will be discussing. Each is eager to share their knowledge with New Yorkers of all ages,” says Bill DiPaola, Director of Time’s Up! Environmental Group.
“Come join us for this free, exciting opportunity to learn green collar job and sustainability skills, share your ideas with others, and take an active role in making our city more livable,” says Wendy Brawer, Director of Green Map System.
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