Tag Archives: environment

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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Green Neighbors DC (GNDC) Meeting, Nov. 12th, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, the Reading Room in Petworth, DC.

Green Neighbors DC (GNDC) Monthly Meeting!  Nov. 12th, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm, at the Reading Room in Petworth Citizen, 829 Upshur Street, Washington DC.   Come join us in brainstorming about a number of events for the fall/spring, and share what you’d like to see in terms of helping you and our neighborhoods go green.   […]
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Fall is here, with Events in the DC Area

Labor Day is past, and now all sorts of environmental events are popping up.  Here’s a sample. Rise for the Climate, Saturday and Sunday, September 8-9, 2018, Rockville, MD.  National Drive Electric Week exhibit – September 8-16th, on the National Mall. Climate First holds protests monthly against Wells Fargo, with protests happening on September 14 […]
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Green Neighbors DC members are kicking the plastic straw habit. Here’s how.

Thanks to Lisa, a Green Neighbors member, we have decided to kick the plastic straw habit via the #refusethestraw campaign, and Lisa has made up a mini-flyer that you can hand out (or carry with you and just show) waiters, friends, etc as to why one should “refuse the straw.” document: no straw green neighbors […]
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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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GN Meeting Minutes from May 15th. Fascinating!

Ha!  Now you have to read them.  Really, it was a great discussion about potential next steps for Green Neighbors, revamping our structure, and what to focus on with local actions.  As we didn’t have a quorum at this last meeting, we’ll be discussing these further and prioritizing these (and other ideas) at the next […]
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Week of Action – actually Two (whoa – even more stuff is happening)

Major marches are coming up, and there will be more than a week of action here in DC, not only centered around the March for Science on April 22, the People’s Climate March (PCM) on April 29, and a May Day march for immigrant and worker rights on May 1. There will be loads of panel discussions, performances, teach-ins, […]
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