Initiative: Collard City Growers

Altar_Heal_Our_Wounded_by Nancy Weber

Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”

01/17/2021 – 01/20/2021
Memorial Altar: “Emerging from Darkness”

Gardening at CCG 2020

Collard City Growers welcomed visitors during the 2020 season, even though the main building …

The Critters of Collard City Growers

Small livestock provide many benefits for the garden. They’re calming to watch and care …

Uptown Summer 2020 – Media & Design

Uptown Summer 2020 participated in media and design projects as part of their work …

Carson Reay

Carson is an undergraduate at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Sustainability …


For Black Lives

Black Lives Matter.

Listen here for local coverage of the Movement for Black Lives. This playlist includes all of the speeches from Troy’s Rally for Black Lives on Sunday, June 7, as well as more recent words from those fighting for justice:

MediaSanctuary · Rally For Black …

Peter Sergay

Peter Sergay is a student at Middlebury College (’22) and a Summer 2020 intern …

NATURE Lab Virtual Permaculture Walk

May. 28
NATURE Lab Virtual Permaculture Walk
Collard City Growers "Be the Media" workshop, photo by Ellie Markovitch

History of Collard City Growers

Collard City Growers is a volunteer-run food justice project where we connect arts and …

Coronavirus Disease 2019

Coronavirus Statement for The Sanctuary for Independent Media

The escalating concerns about the spread of Coronavirus/Covid-19 have led to extraordinary measures.

For the well-being of our audience, staff, and artists, facilities at The Sanctuary for Independent Media have been closed, employees are working from home, and all in-person public activities scheduled through September 2020 have been cancelled or postponed. We are  …

[CANCELLED] Chickens Workshop: Building a Hoop House and Chicken Care Basics!

Apr. 05
[CANCELLED] Chickens Workshop: Building a Hoop House and Chicken Care Basics!

Alexis Goldsmith

Hi, I’m Alexis. I began as a radio intern and graduated to coordinating the …

“Soildarity:” Troy Farmers Market Compost Collaboration

Jim bringing compost to the Collard City Growers garden

We are excited about our compost collaboration with Troy Waterfront Farmer’s Market, voted the best farmer’s market in the Northeast region! Trojans are invited to bring their compost to the market, which then makes its way to a demonstration …

Simone Johnson

My name is Simone. 

Growing food, medicine, flowers, saving seeds and foraging …

Joffré Roy-Beauregard

Joffré Roy-Beauregard was born in Granby, Québec, in 1993. He is a young passionate …

Upcoming Events
Feb. 05
“Stretched Thin: The Grief of Traumatic Loss” with Lisa Good/ Urban Grief
Feb. 09
Clearing the Air in Coeymans: Community Forum on Clean Air vs. Tire Burning
Mar. 07
Tending the Urban Forest

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