Workshops

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  • Past Workshops

    04/17/2017 - 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
    This workshop offers a general overview exploring the ethics and challenges of investigating and documenting high-stakes, dangerous and traumatic situations and events. Sonya will share strategies for preparing for a [...]
    04/01/2017 - 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Rensselaer Land Trust’s STREAM TEAM needs help to find out if wading in the streams of Rensselaer County might make you sick. This project will recruit and train citizen scientists [...]
    12/03/2016 - 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    We are multiplying our stock and want to share with you! Come learn the basics of propagating from hardwood cuttings & leave with some new plant (& hopefully, human!) friends. [...]
    11/19/2016 - 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
    Kenneally will share strategies for participatory community art practice, including the process behind her scrapbooks and the StoryCandles project. This project is supported in part by an award from the [...]
    10/22/2016 - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    TOUR, THINK TANK, & COMMUNITY POTLUCK Come tour Collard City Growers, Troy's first permaculture food forest project, and witness this cultivated abundance. The tour will be followed by a discussion [...]
    10/22/2016 - 5:00 am - 8:00 am
    Breathing Lights TOOLBOX A Financing, selecting and purchasing a home requires hard work and personal commitment, especially a vacant building that requires extensive improvements. This workshop will help people determine [...]
    07/16/2016 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    THIS WORKSHOP IS CANCELLED DUE TO A LONG HOT WEEK AND UPTOWN SUMMER! JOIN US FOR SPANISH TUESDAYS IN THE GARDENS! Weeding & Mulching   How does the garden behave [...]
    06/18/2016 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Beekeeping Fascinating and mysterious, honeybees are the crux of a healthy food system and keeping a hive or three can reap some sweet rewards. We will discuss the complex [...]
    06/04/2016 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    This date will be confirmed asap! Join us for an afternoon of “skill sharing” on creative resistance, including a Code Pink workshop led by Medea Benjamin. More tba. What is [...]
    06/04/2016 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Slowly but surely we're getting under way with local programming at WOOC 105.3 FM now that our technical issues have more or less stabilized.  (At the moment we're running syndicated [...]
    05/21/2016 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Building Garden Beds, Transplanting, & Dividing Perennials May is an exciting and busy month in the garden. For this workshop, we will be reshaping beds that need sprucing, planting [...]
    05/07/2016 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Slowly but surely we're getting under way with local programming at WOOC 105.3 FM now that our technical issues have more or less stabilized.  (At the moment we're running syndicated [...]
    04/23/2016 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Composting & Soil Fertility The health of a garden is rooted in the soil (pun intended). We will discuss the importance of composting and healthy soil ecosystems and show [...]
    04/16/2016 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Slowly but surely we're getting under way with local programming at WOOC 105.3 FM now that our technical issues have more or less stabilized.  (At the moment we're running syndicated [...]
    03/26/2016 - 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
      Garden Planning & Grafting Why plan(t) a garden? Learn the different aspects of planning out a garden and the benefits of gardening in general.  Basic grafting techniques for fruit [...]
    03/23/2016 - 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    WHERE:  The Sanctuary for Independent Media, 3361 6th Ave. (between Glen and 101st St.) A conversation with Mary Mattingly, sharing her projects on the Hudson with folks from Troy. Mary [...]
    01/16/2016 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Taina Asili’s Reclaim the Thunder: Songs for Social Change Workshop brings the history and songwriting techniques of social justice music together in an interactive radical music jam to reinvent our [...]
    05/17/2015 - 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
    "Food for Thought" and "Symphony of the Soil" director Deborah Koons Garcia will cover an overview of environmental documentary production, from concept development to production to post production to strategies [...]
    05/09/2015 - 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    REGISTER at: mediasanctuary.org/workshopregistration
. For more information, or to find out about scholarship opportunities, e-mail workshops@mediasanctuary.org or call (518) 272-2390.  **Regular Sanctuary volunteers may take the workshop free of charge. The [...]
    05/03/2015 - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    REGISTER at: mediasanctuary.org/workshopregistration
. For more information, e-mail workshops@mediasanctuary.org or call (518) 272-2390.  **Sanctuary volunteers may take the workshop free of charge. Join pirate radio legend Pete Tridish for an in-depth [...]
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