Events

Taina at Freedom Square
03/29/2019 - 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The activist singer-songwriter celebrates her birthday and the release of a new album, Resiliencia, with a full slate of special guests and her awesome band! And we're celebrating resilience too! [...]
04/01/2019 - 04/03/2019 - 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Explore the possibilities modern science offers artists, with an internationally-renowned pioneer of biological arts. From 5:30-6:30, de Menezes will reflect on the possibilities and strategies of identity and nature, and [...]
04/04/2019 - 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
In her new book, the mobilizing coordinator of the 2003-2004 Iraq War protests explains what makes today's grassroots resistance different from past movements in America. When millions of people took [...]
04/09/2019 - 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn how to grow materials compatible to the earth, and reduce the amount of plastic, with this overview of the development of mycelium materials. Followed by a "grow-it-yourself" workshop.  Ecovative [...]
04/10/2019 - 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
In memory of youth victims of violence, a screening of “Charm City” with cinematographer Andre Lambertson, followed by an informational discussion and candlelight vigil which will be held in memory [...]
04/13/2019 - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Join us as we dig up root stock, transplant saplings, and make new trees with some old school genetic engineering.  Register for the workshop at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfuv2Qc99YzCK0wNX2YfOR-GWyJDEZGyjhMF0squeTvqOETcA/viewform
04/13/2019 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
A panel on science activism and advocacy in the Capital Region with public officials, scientists, and activists focusing on how we, as concerned citizens, can get involved most effectively. The event, [...]
dahr jamail
04/16/2019 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
From his fearless journey reporting on the war front to his scaling of glaciers to share stories on climate change, share the struggles, strategies, and personal process of this path-breaking [...]
04/16/2019 - 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Join us for a book talk with Dahr Jamail and a great evening of conversation!  After nearly a decade overseas as a war reporter, the acclaimed journalist Dahr Jamail returned [...]
04/24/2019 - 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
In an informal conversation about creative process, Taylor will share personal strategies as a filmmaker, writer, and political organizer to activate a people's platform for organizing through diverse media formats.  [...]
04/24/2019 - 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The director's idiosyncratic, philosophical take on the evolution of democracy through the ages, from it's philosophical origins in Greece, through its capitalist growth in Italy, to the modern world. Featuring [...]
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 [...]
05/02/2019 - 7:00 pm
Join Ellen Rocco, manager of North Country Public Radio, to learn the secrets of recording a great interview, from research to writing questions to post-production.  Register for the workshop at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfuv2Qc99YzCK0wNX2YfOR-GWyJDEZGyjhMF0squeTvqOETcA/viewform
05/04/2019 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mike Burke is a long time producer with the international daily news program, Democracy Now!, with years of experience in all aspects of news production. In addition to his work [...]
05/04/2019 - 7:00 pm
Musicians Richie Stearns and Rosie Newton join Jesse Jarnow, author of "Wasn't That a Time: The Weavers, the Blacklist, and the Battle for the American Soul," in a celebration of [...]
05/11/2019 - 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Join Troy’s bike-friendly community for a delicious homespun burrito dinner complete with daytime rides, special guests, and the always amazing cake auction.  This event benefits Troy Bike Rescue and will [...]
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 [...]