Spring 2019 Season

Spirit of the Suffragettes

Collard City Growers Pruning Workshop

Join us on Sunday February 17th from 11-2 for an informative interaction with our favorite friends, the trees!! This pruning workshop officially kicks off the 2019 growing season, woohoo! Our […]

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17 February 2019 11:00 am - 2:00 pm

Media Strategy Session with International Peace Activist Kathy Kelly

Join an informal discussion with Voices for Creative Non-Violence founder Kathy Kelly, members of the local peace and justice community, and WOOC Hudson Mohawk Magazine radio producers, to develop strategies […]

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01 March 2019 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Resiliencia with Taína Asili y la Banda Rebelde

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! […]

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29 March 2019 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

NATURE Lab Workshop With Marta De Menezes: 3-day DIY CRISPR

Join us for a three-part DIY Workshop series on CRISP-CAS9, a genome editing system.  Explore the possibilities modern  science offers artists, with an internationally-renownedpioneer of biological arts. Prior to the […]

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01 April 2019 All day

“Nature?” with Marta De Menezes

Join us for an exploration of how modern science can be incorporated into the artistry field with the help of an internationally-renowned pioneer of biological arts. In her talk Nature, […]

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01 April 2019 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

“How to Read a Protest: The Art of Organizing and Resistance” with Author L. A. Kauffman

In L.A. Kauffman's new book, How to Read a Protest: The Art of Organizing and Resistance, the mobilizing coordinator of the 2003-2004 Iraq War protests explains what makes today's grassroots […]

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04 April 2019 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

NATURE Lab Workshop with Ecovative: Mushroom Day

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 […]

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09 April 2019 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Hope in Charm City / Collar City

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 […]

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10 April 2019 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm

NATURE Lab Workshop: Sticky Situation- The Magic of Grafting and More

Join us as we dig up root stock, transplant saplings, and make new trees with some old school genetic engineering.  NATURE Lab  is the Sanctuary’s resident ecological education program. NATURE […]

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13 April 2019 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

State of Science with CapSci!

Join us for 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 […]

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13 April 2019 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Be The Media! Workshop with Dahr Jamail: Art of Investigative Journalism

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 […]

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16 April 2019 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

Author Dahr Jamail Presents: The End of Ice

Join us for a book talk with Dahr Jamail and a great evening of conversation!  After nearly a decade as a war reporter, the acclaimed journalist returns to America to […]

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16 April 2019 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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