Be The Media! Workshop: Participatory Design in Journalistic Process

The Sanctuary 3361 6th Ave, Troy

With Directors Zara Katz and Lisa Riordan Seville, and Documentary Participant Kristal Bush Join us in this workshop to learn about the art of co-creation from the film team of A Woman on the Outside, discussing how the directors centered Kristal's voice and the active collaboration between the film team and participants in the documentary […]

“A Woman on the Outside” Film Screening

The Sanctuary 3361 6th Ave, Troy

Join Directors Zara Katz and Lisa Riordan Seville and protagonist Kristal Bush for the screening of the documentary film A Woman on the Outside, about the struggle to keep families connected despite incarceration. Before the film screening, all three women will give a Be The Media! workshop and give a brief opening reception to the […]

“Rooted in Independent Media, Growing Toward a Just Future” with Eljuri & Taína Asili

The Sanctuary 3361 6th Ave, Troy

Join us for performing an eclectic mix of salsa, reggae, and political hip-hop that will speak to your soul and make you move! Two amazing Latinx artists, Taína Asili and Eljuri reunite on the Sanctuary stage for the first night of our weekend celebration "Rooted in independent media, growing toward a just future!" “Rooted in […]

$25 – $150

“Rooted in Independent Media, Growing Toward a Just Future” with Amy Goodman

Join us for a conversation with Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! about the role and future of independent media, followed by a conversation about stories over the past two decades building the Sanctuary's campus with outgoing ED Steve Pierce. They will be joined by Hudson Mohawk Magazine’s Willie Terry and moderator KP Holler, the Executive […]

Death Cafe


Join us for for a Death Cafe, an evening of discussions about death and how to make the most of life under the context that there is an end. The discussions will take place as a group and in breakout discussions at People's Health Sanctuary in NATURE Lab. At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, […]

Hudson Mohawk Magazine Radio Open House

The Sanctuary 3361 6th Ave, Troy

For all the radio lovers and radio curious, join us for an open house where you will have a chance to engage with Hudson Mohawk Magazine producers, engage with our content in an interactive way, and come into the radio studio to get your own story out there.

Freedom Fest 2023

Freedom Square 9 101st St, Troy, NY

Save The Date! More info to Come!

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