Green Energy Consumers Alliance Spring Meeting

Roger Williams Park Botanical Center Floral Ave., Providence, RI

Join Green Energy Consumers Alliance (GECA) for an evening of networking. celebrating climate victories, addressing challenges, and planning for the future. Honor Barrington, Central Falls, Narragansett, Newport, Portsmouth, Providence, and South Kingstown for pioneering a municipal aggregation model. Hear about GECA's climate advocacy priorities for 2023. Take a look at a variety of electric cars […]

Climate Action Rhode Island Legislation Wrap-Up and Members Meeting

Plant City 334 S Water St., Providence, RI

All are welcome to join Climate Action RI (CARI) for its June community meeting and annual members meeting. Hear from guest speaker will be Amanda Barker, policy associate at Green Energy Consumers Alliance. She'll give her perspective on the three climate bills that passed in the closing hours of the legislative session. Participate in a […]

2023 Environmental Education Awards Ceremony

Save The Bay Center 100 Save the Bay Dr., Providence, RI

Each year, the Rhode Island Environmental Education Association (RIEEA) recognizes educators, youth, organizations, and schools across Rhode Island who demonstrate leadership, innovation, and dedication to help their communities learn about the environment and engage in outdoor learning and recreation. Nominations are solicited from the community each summer and this year's winners - Adrienne Buckley, Lizz […]

Youth Environmental Leadership Retreat

Providence Public Lirary 150 Empire Street, Providence, RI

Applications are now being accepted to attend the 2023 Youth Leadership Retreat, an annual event hosted by the Rhode Island Environmental Education Association (RIEEA), on Nov. 4 at the Providence Public Library. This event is free for Rhode Island youth, ages 14 through 24. Lunch will be provided and transportation costs will be fully reimbursed. […]

Annual Naturalist and Service Awards Ceremony and Lecture “The Life History of a Naturalist”

URI Pharmacy Building Kingston, RI

Awards presented annually by the R.I. Natural History Survey build community by recognizing exceptional skills, knowledge, observational powers and generosity of spirit. The recipients of our 2023 awards include Distinguished Naturalist (posthumous) Edna Lawrence, founder of the RISD Nature Lab; Distinguished Naturalist Peter Paton, faculty in the URI Department of Natural resources Science; Founders' Award […]

‘Nuclear Now’ Movie Showing

Peace Dale Conregational 261 Columbia St, Wakefield, RI

The Green Team at Peace Dale Congregational Church will show filmmaker Oliver Stone’s 2022 documentary, “Nuclear Now,” followed by a panel discussion focusing on questions and comments from the audience. Snacks will be served in between the film and the panel discussion. Peter Nightingale, Ph.D., and Hamouda Ghonem, Ph.D., professors at the University of Rhode Island, […]

Darkness in the Daytime: Warren Land Trust Annual Meeting

Warren Armory 11 Jefferson St., Warren

"Darkness in the Daytime" is an illustrated presentation by Doug Arion with MountainsOfStars.org, who will discuss the recent September 2023 eclipse and the annular eclipse that will be traversing New England in April 2024. Doug will also speak on the importance of dark skies communities and design. This is the annual meeting for the Warren […]

Eastern Rhode Island Local Work Group

Greenvale Vineyards 582 Wapping Rd., Portsmouth, RI

Eastern Rhode Island Conservation District (ERICD) will host the Local Work Group Meeting for Bristol and Newport Counties. These meetings are a valuable part of the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Services (NRCS) planning process, providing an opportunity for local land managers to be part of a collaborative effort to improve natural resources within your county. […]

Watershed Protectors’ Community Update on Almy Pond

Pell Center 518 Bellvue Avenue, Newport, RI

Come to this free community event to learn about the work that is being done to improve the water quality in Almy Pond. Light refreshments will be served.

‘Empowering the Future’ Earth Day Event

Peace Dale Congregational Church 261 Columbia St., Wakefield

The Green Team at Peace Dale Congregational Church will present a program in celebration of Earth Day,“Empowering the Future: Youth-Led Environmental Innovation.” Kiersten Sundell, a junior at the University of Rhode Island, will be joined by leaders from the Student Action for Sustainability group to discuss student-led initiatives currently in progress on the URI campus. There […]

Transit Talks: Virtual Meeting #2

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RIPTA wants to hear your feedback on the future of a new, state-of-the-art Providence Transit Center. Have your voice heard at this virtual, interactive public meeting.

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