NATURE Lab Workshops

Upcoming NATURE Lab Workshops

09/26/2020 - 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Join us to build a compost system designed for an urban setting and for a discussion on food waste, food autonomy, and climate change.

Past NATURE Lab Workshops

Norlite
06/22/2020 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Cohoes Mayor William T. Keeler, longtime Saratoga Sites apartment resident Joe Ritchie, Dr. David Carpenter of the Albany School of Public Health, Dr. David Bond from Bennington College, and [...]
06/02/2020 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for a Health Autonomy Clinic focused on social disparities and the crisis, ways that POC communities/oppressed/marginalized communities are being affected, and programs and resources caring for essential workers, [...]
05/28/2020 - 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Emma Willard student Sujin Chung will lead a virtual permaculture workshop, along with Media Sanctuary Collard City Growers/Radio Coordinator Alexis Goldsmith and Kevin Bose, permaculture educator. Register for this free [...]
05/05/2020 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join us for Health Autonomy Clinic focused on harm reduction solidarity in the age of COVID-19. We will view the opiate epidemic as a crisis within a crisis, and examine [...]
04/21/2020 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Join the Health Autonomy Network to find out about local mutual aid networks making masks,  and learn how to make your own. This zoom workshop is led by Eileen J. [...]
04/07/2020 - 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
  We are in the midst of a "tsunami of social life" that is unprecedented in modern life.  The age old ideas we had barely begun to formulate around community [...]
04/05/2020 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Join us for an afternoon building a safe coop for the chickens at Collard City Growers!
03/25/2020 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Join KitchenSanctuary resident Intaba Liff-Anderson as she shares culinary tips on creating delicious dishes from ingredients found in food pantries!
03/24/2020 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Register here! Air pollution is one of the more pervasive and invisible environmental health hazards of cities and has been in the public consciousness for several decades. The World Health [...]
12/17/2019 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
As part of the Sanctuary for Independent Media’s growing Nature LAB, JJ Luceno and Dr. Frank Coughlin are working to establish a central space in Troy to share health skills, [...]
12/10/2019 - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Register for the event here! Let Nikki Rogers guide us in yoga practice dedicated to healing arts and mindfulness. Nikki has devoted the past decade of her professional life to [...]
12/10/2019 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Register for the event here! What happens when we preserve plants based on utility or agricultural use alone? What if the plants we value are not the ones that will [...]
12/03/2019 - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Register for the event here! Let Nikki Rogers guide us in yoga practice dedicated to healing arts and mindfulness. Nikki has devoted the past decade of her professional life to [...]
Kayla Coldsnow
12/03/2019 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Register for the event here! Come learn about where our waste comes from, the issues associated with it, and how to reduce it! We will talk about refusing, reducing, reusing, [...]
11/26/2019 - 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Register for the event here! Let Nikki Rogers guide us in yoga practice dedicated to healing arts and mindfulness. Nikki has devoted the past decade of her professional life to [...]
11/19/2019 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Register for the event here! Have you walked past our Collard City Growers permaculture garden lately? On the west side of 6th Avenue between Glen and 101st street in North [...]
11/12/2019 - 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Register for the event here! As part of the Sanctuary for Independent Media’s growing Nature LAB, JJ Luceno and Dr. Frank Coughlin are working to establish a central space in [...]
11/08/2019 - 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
You are invited to participate in a workshop co-led by artist Boryana Rossa and biologist Heidi Hehnly.  Through the lens of an artist scientist collaboration, this experimental hands on workshop [...]
06/08/2019 - 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Learn how to plant seedlings and divide perennials in hopes to spread the bounty across Freedom Square  and Collard City Growers gardens at the Freedom Festival!  Collard City Growers is [...]
04/28/2019 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Prepare garden beds that have been resting all winter, readying for this year's plantings. Learn to turn one plant into many by the simple practice of root division!  Collard City [...]
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