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* Garbage and the City 1 Garbage and the City 1

Time: 6:30 PM

Politics of Waste Recycling in 19th Cent NYC: In nineteenth-century Manhattan, the city’s overwhelming piles of organic waste were transformed into food to feed the city. Catherine McNeur uses two controversies over local pork and milk, to explain why pigs and cows were treated so differently, why politicians rallied around one but not the other, and how this affected the built environment, real estate interests, immigrants, consumers, and the developing illustrated newspaper industry. 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street. Click this announcement to RSVP (required.)

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* NYC Group ExcomNYC Group Excom

Time: 6:30 PM

The New York City Excom meets at 1115 Broadway, 11th fl. All Sierra Club members welcome

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* Investing in the PastInvesting in the Past

Time: 7:00 PM

Investing in the Past: New York and the Coal Industry: The forum will bring together a panel of experts for a conversation on the opportunities and challenges of a transition off of coal-fired power in New York. Upstate activists will be joining us to share their experiences fighting coal plants on the ground in their communities. This is your chance to hear from the experts and get involved on the ground. At: Patagonia Soho Store
72 Greene St. (between Spring and Broome). RSVP required--click this announcement.

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* Indian Point is a DangerIndian Point is a Danger

Time: 7:00 PM

Tim Judson, Andy Padian, Paul Blanch will be featured speakers together with Catherine Skopic and Ken Gale to discuss the dangers of the Indian Point Nuclear Power Plant on the Hudson River and the need to shut down Indian Point, along with the risk of the AIM pipeline, and to replace it with energy efficiency and renewable energy. Learn what action you can take. There will be time for Q&A. At the Goddard Riverside Community Center at 593 Columbus Avenue and West 88th Street.

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* Bohemian Hall & Beer GardenBohemian Hall & Beer Garden

Time: 2:00 PM

Join us for a couple hours of socializing and talking with like-minded environmentalists at the Bohemian Hall and Beer Garden, 29-19 24th Ave., Astoria, NY 11102. Look foe Sierra Club members and friends at tables in the garden. Take N or Q trains to Astoria Blvd. Bohemian Hall is between 29th & 31st. Streets

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* New York MovesNew York Moves

Time: 8:00 AM

Transportation Conference. Wednesday, July 22.Keynote remarks by U.S. Secretary of Transportation, Anthony R. Foxx begin at 9:00am. At New York University Eisner & Lubin Auditorium 60 Washington Square South, 4th Floor New York, NY.

* Meeting CLIMATE CHANGEMeeting CLIMATE CHANGE

Time: 7:00 PM

TOWN HALL Meeting on CLIMATE CHANGE at PS 321, 180 7TH Ave. Brooklyn


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* Volunteer: Wetland Clean-up Volunteer: Wetland Clean-up

Time: 8:30 AM

Swindler Cove at Sherman Creek Park is home to one of the few wetlands in Manhattan. Help clean up litter along the shoreline and cut back plants growing along the wetland’s edge, while learning about the important role the wetland plays in the local ecology. - See more at: https://www.nyrp.org Location: SHERMAN CREEK PARK, HARLEM RIVER DRIVE & DYCKMAN STREET AT 10TH AVENUE - Click this announcement to see more.

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* Korean Anti-Nuke ActivistKorean Anti-Nuke Activist

Time: 7:00 PM

in NYC. Event open to all. Tuesday, July 28, Center for Remembering and Sharing, 123 4th Ave, 2nd fl, New York, NY.

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* SANE Volunteer MeetingSANE Volunteer Meeting

Time: 6:30 PM

Starting on Wednesday July 29th from 6:30 - 8:00pm, Patagonia SoHo has generously donated their GORGEOUS 2nd floor to us to have a bi-monthly meeting. Think large windows, tall ceilings, big strategy tables... perfect for us to plan. We'll brings snacks n some starter ideas. Bring your fun, your desire, your friendship and you thinking caps and let's get it on! This space is wheelchair accessible.

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