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Sierra Club events — National, State, and NYC — are color-coded. See key below calendar.
* Rally to Veto Port AmbroseRally to Veto Port Ambrose
Time: 12:00 PM
Join us on City Hall steps to call on the Governor to veto Port Ambrose. We also encourage you to attend the Council Committee hearing and testify. Testimony should not last longer than 3 minutes. Whether or not you plan to testify, you can submit written testimony to the committee.
* NYC Council on Res 549NYC Council on Res 549
Time: 1:00 PM
Join us at at the City Council calling for a positive vote on Res 549 calling on fhe Governor to veto Port Ambrose.
* SOLID WASTE TO SOLID GOLDSOLID WASTE TO SOLID GOLD
Time: 3:21 PM
NYC can turn solid waste into compost, energy, and recycled products. Speakers include Councilman Benjamin Kallos Anthony Fiore, and NYC Dept. Rep. For more information, click this announcement
* 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
* Tell Gov. Cuomo: Veto AmbroseTell Gov. Cuomo: Veto Ambrose
Time: 11:15 AM
Join us outside the Harvard Club at 27 West 44th Street, between 5th Avenue and Avenue of the Americas, New York City to tell Gov. Cuomo to veto Port Ambrose.
* Crude Oil on the HudsonCrude Oil on the Hudson
Time: 8:00 PM
Join Riverkeeper and the Sierra Club’s Beyond Coal campaign in Manhattan for a discussion of fossil fuel campaigns in New York State. What does shipment of crude oil through Albany mean for the river and downstate communities. In addition, NYS still has 2 major coal fired plants. What does this mean for the state.
* Plumb Beach CleanupPlumb Beach Cleanup
Time: 10:00 AM
oin NYC Audubon and NYC H2O for a volunteer beach cleanup at Plumb Beach, Brooklyn! Every May, horseshoe crabs come ashore at sites all across the northeastern United States to lay their eggs, providing a critical food source for migrating shorebirds. Come out to help us clean up the beach and get it ready to welcome the crabs! For more information, click this announcement.
* Back to the Garden FundraiserBack to the Garden Fundraiser
Time: 12:00 PM
NYC Community Garden Coalition, the only organization by and for community gardeners. We are excited to announce our April 23rd fundraiser. Back to the Garden will be an evening of dining and dancing – come celebrate with us! Join us at DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street in Manhattan for food, drinks, and dancing. For more information and to get tickets, click this announcement.
* Earth Grooves Indigenous MusicEarth Grooves Indigenous Music
Time: 7:00 PM
and Dance . . . Clearwater Celebrates Earth Day, combining the power of music with protection of the environment – the theme of the Earth Grooves concert – has been a hallmark of Clearwater from the time it was founded by folksinger and environmental activist Pete Seeger. For more information about this concert and to buy tickets, click this announcement.
* Film Showing GMO OMGFilm Showing GMO OMG
Time: 6:30 PM
The Sierra Club and Food and Water Watch will show the film GMO OMG. After the film, Eric Wellman, Senior Organizer for Food and Water Watch the health impacts of GMO’s, what GMO labeling means, and the prospects for passing legislation to require the labeling GMO foods in New York State. Click this entrey for more information.
* GMO Labelling Rally & LobbyingGMO Labelling Rally & Lobbying
Time: 11:30 AM
Join us in Albany Tuesday, April 28 to rally and lobby on GMO labeling. Buses leaving from Manhattan and White Plains. Sponsored by GMO Free New York and Food and Waster Watch. For more information, click this announcement.
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