Author Archives: Adventurer

Meeting on Monday Postponed; Next Meeting November 20th

Hi all, Due to unanticipated conflicts (family illness and travel) with this coming meeting on Monday for several members, the core committee has decided to postpone.  But we’ll be raring to go for November’s meeting, which will be November 20th, at the Petworth Library. More information to come, including an agenda.  If you are hoping […]
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Sustainable DC 2.0 Working Group Kickoff

From our friends at SDC and from Citizen Climate Lobby, we’ve posted this new event (also under the Events DC page, which we now have a manager for.) Sustainable DC 2.0 Working Group Kickoff, October 18, 2017, 6-8 pm. Sustainable DC is holding five, simultaneous meetings at different locations within DC to give some results […]
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They need us

The last two months have been horrendous tragedies for many folks.   Our friends at Climate Justice have put together a list of potential assistance networks you can donate to help out.  Also, see our previous post about helping Hurricane Harvey victims – especially those who suffer from environmental injustice. —————— With recent news of Mexico […]
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Green Neighbors will be at Celebrate Petworth, tomorrow!

Come to Celebrate Petworth this Saturday! Enjoy live music including jazz, rock and acapella, kids’ performances, a dog show, lots of local vendors, non-profits and delicious food trucks. Learn about the history of Petworth, play in a basketball tournament, and participate in a fun run!  And experience Petworthpalooza, a local music stage!” Be sure to […]
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Harvey – How to Help, via 350.org

Hurricane Harvey is a climate disaster.  In response to Hurricane Harvey, we want to share an email we received earlier this week from our friends at 350.org.   (Sorry for the delay): “Hurricane Harvey is an unnatural disaster. The situation unfolding on Texas’ Gulf Coast is unlike anything else in history… Over 6 million people are […]
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196 Science-Lovers and their Climate Change Solutions

One of our Green Neighbor members (okay, me) has summed up a major FB thread from an anonymous scientist/science-lovers FB group, in which almost 200 people post 200+ comments/discussions about listing potential climate change steps we can take.  I boiled these down to 93 different suggestions, and they are now in my blog http://www.climatesteps.org. Some […]
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Green Neighbors at Petworth Community Market Sat!

We had a great evening last night planning our booth for the Petworth Community Market.   Please come visit us this Saturday. 4100 9th Street, 9 am – 1 pm. https://www.facebook.com/petworthcommunitymarket/    

Green Neighbors DC Meeting, Thursday August 17th, 6:30 – 8:00 pm, Petworth Citizen

Green Neighbors will meet this Thursday, August 17 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm at the Petworth Citizen, 829 Upshur Street NW. We will meet in the Reading Room at the back of the restaurant. Apologies for the short notice. We will spend the bulk of the meeting preparing for our table at the Petworth Community […]
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Free Energy Kits, from DCSEU

Energy Saver Newsletter   |   July 2017  Save Energy & Money with a Free Kit When it comes to saving energy, small changes can go a long way. The DCSEU wants to help you lower your energy bills in just a few simple steps with a FREE Home Energy Conservation Kit. Each kit contains six omni-directional […]
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Green Neighbors meeting this Monday, the 17th, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

HI All, Sorry for the delay in putting this on the website, but our regular monthly meeting is this Monday.  (We have a listserve which is a little more reliable in sending out notices – if interested, sign up via the Contact Us page).   It is at a member’s house here in Petworth, so if […]
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