Farm Bill 101

Online

Join the Rhode Island Food Policy Council for this session to learn how the Farm Bill will impact Rhode Island.

Food Waste Prevention: Holiday Edition

Online

In this online presentation, you will learn how food waste occurs, the impact of wasted food, and simple tools that have been shown to be effective in reducing household food waste. From an impact standpoint, preventing household food waste has the double benefit of decreasing the amount of food waste going to the landfill as […]

Virtual Lunch & Learn on Access to Environmental Education Programming

Online

Join the Rhode Island Environmental Education Association (RIEEA) to discuss access to environmental education programming. Topics will include access for learners with disabilities, the difference between interpretation and translation, how location affects who is able to attend in terms of transportation access, and any other access challenges on your mind. Registration is required to receive […]

Offshore Wind and the Sakonnet River: A Dialogue for Coastal Communities

Common Fence Point 933 Anthony Rd., Portsmouth, RI

This meeting will address questions and concerns related to offshore wind energy, transmission cables, and the Sakonnet River. During this first of three events, experts will provide information about the Sakonnet River’s natural resources, such as fish and fish habitats, as well as potential effects from offshore wind energy development. We will also identify other […]

Newport Headliner Featuring ecoRI News Reporters

Innovate Newport 513 Broadway, Newport, RI

ecoRI News reporters will share some of their latest reporting on the issues they're covering in Newport — including our recent article about how Newport's public-transit gap is impacting low-income residents. You're invited you to share your news tips over snacks at this casual after-work event.

November Tree Walk

Newport, RI Newport, RI

Join the Newport Tree Conservancy for the final free tree walk of the season. This central Newport neighborhood walk will begin with a peek at Hillside Arboretum and will explore notable trees in the area.

Farm Tour of Movement Ground Farm

Movement Ground Farm 592 Puncatest Neck Rd., Tiverton, RI

Come out for a farm tour of Movement Ground Farm. Tour the farm to learn how it is growing connections in our community. Plus, learn about programs that provide technical and financial assistance. The mission of Movement Ground Farm is to recultivate the central role of food and land in nourishing our bodies, strengthening our […]

Thanksgiving Specialty Farmers Market

Tiverton Middle School 10 Quintal Dr., Tiverton, RI

Come to the 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Specialty Farmers Market, featuring 40 local vendors.

Holiday Shop & Stroll at West Place Animal Sanctuary

West Place Animal Sanctuary 3198 Main Road, Tiverton, RI

Meet the farm animal rescues of West Place Animal Sanctuary during the Holiday Shop & Stroll.  Enjoy an interactive tour of the historic property in Tiverton, R.I., and then head to the West Place gift shop for handmade and holiday-themed items created by volunteers. The Holiday Shop & Stroll will be held rain or shine, […]

Charlestown Turkey Trot

Patricia Sprague Preserve Railroad Avenue, Carolina, RI

Walk off that Thanksgiving feast. Meet at the Patricia Sprague Preserve for a casual, social 1.2-mile walk in the woods. Bring sturdy shoes and orange vest or hat. If you are interested in attending, please RSVP.

Day-after-Thanksgiving Walk at Johannis Farm Wildlife Preserve

Johannis Farm Wildlife Preserve Barrington, RI

On the day after Thanksgiving, walk at your own pace, and discover one of Barrington, R.I.'s rarely seen wilderness areas with the Barrington Land Conservation Trust. Volunteers will be on hand to guide visitors through the Johannis Farm Wildlife Preserve, a 32-acre expanse of field, forest and wetland between Sowams Road and the Palmer River. […]

Holiday Shop & Stroll at West Place Animal Sanctuary

West Place Animal Sanctuary 3198 Main Road, Tiverton, RI

Meet the farm animal rescues of West Place Animal Sanctuary during the Holiday Shop & Stroll.  Enjoy an interactive tour of the historic property in Tiverton, R.I., and then head to the West Place gift shop for handmade and holiday-themed items created by volunteers. The Holiday Shop & Stroll will be held rain or shine, […]

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