Category Archives: strategies and actions

The Results from the GNDC Spring 2020 Survey.

Who have shown a ton of green activities in their home and their neighborhood (see report attached.), there are several actions that they are seeking to focus on/have GNDC provide resources about.

Final call on survey about your green interests! Closes Sunday (the 26th) at noon. Need your responses please!

Please, let us know where specifically your interests lie in terms of greening your homes and more via our very brief, 11-question survey, so that we in Green Neighbors DC can plan spring/summer/fall webinar speakers and other digital assistance. We’re also going to revamp our website (www.greenneighborsdc.org), so we’ve included in the survey a side […]
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GNDC Meeting March 15th, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Homestead Restaurant, Petworth, DC. and Online

Just a reminder of our GNDC meeting this coming Sunday. (GNDC meetings are the third Sunday of every month.) Thank you to Homestead restaurant for being enthusiastic about hosting our meetings, in the back room on the main floor. Homestead is at 3911 Georgia Avenue, NW, DC. And we’ve also made it available online! Agenda […]
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Green Neighbors DC 2020 Planning Meeting, Sunday, Feb. 23rd, 6:00 – 7:30 pm, Homestead Restaurant.

Hey all, we’re now full swing into a very warm spring (minus today). Watch out this weekend. Despite it being February. Help us address climate change and other environmental issues here in Washington DC neighborhoods by helping bring information, resources, and actions directly to neighbors. This year, we’re going to focus on growing GNDC by […]
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GNDC – 1st meeting of 2020, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 6:30-8:00 pm, near Petworth metro.

We’ll meet at Ten Tigers Parlour, just 2 blocks north of the Georgia Avenue/Petworth Metro. http://www.tentigersdc.com/. Hopefully, you’ll find us in the Nook. We’re revving up again for in-person action, and need new members! Come help us plan activities that help neighbors who seek to go green, that support our knowledge building, and that build […]
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GNDC Meeting Monday, April 8th (Empanada Day), 6:30 – 8:00 pm, in Petworth in NW DC.

So our next meeting is April 8th, 6:30 – 8:00 pm at a member’s house: 3928 Illinois Ave NW, near the corner of 4th and Shepherd NW. Lisa has graciously opened up her house for us as several meeting places within Petworth were already booked. Join us to organize a great set of spring and […]
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Reminder – GNDC Meeting Monday, Jan. 14th, 6:30 – 8 pm, at 4201 Geogia Ave, 3rd floor.

SNOW UPDATE: WE ARE STILL ON FOR TONIGHT!  But we had to move locations.  Just a few doors down at 4201 Georgia Ave. Again Happy New Year Everyone – and the Planet! Let’s get started on a year taking care of our home. Green Neighbors DC has lots of events and actions planned for the […]
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Green Neighbors DC meets Monday, January 14th, 6:30 – 8 pm, the Reading Room, DC

Hey all. Happy New Year! Green Neighbors DC has lots of events and actions planned for the spring of 2019 – and that’s just the spring. Come join in our planning meetings every third Monday, starting January 14th, 6:30 pm, in the Petworth Citizen’s Reading Room, 829 Upshur Street, NW. Also – heads up, in […]
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GNDC provides Small Electronics Recycling

If you have small electronics, and prefer a leisurely neighborhood walk instead of driving to Fort Totten, one of our members is now offering front porch electronics drop-off. Annette is renovating her house, and often drives by Fort Totten on her way to Community Forklift.  She is more than happy to take small electronics, even […]
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Be a Plogger in DC!

by David Schwartzman, GNDC What is Plogging? “Plogging is a combination of jogging with picking up litter (Swedish: plocka upp). It started as an organized activity in Sweden around2016 and spread to other countries in 2018, following increased concern about plastic pollution. As a workout, it provides variation in body movements by adding bending, squatting and stretching to the main action of running.” (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plogging) %5B…%5D
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