Green Drinks With RI Food Policy Council

Myrtle 134 Waterman Ave., East Providence, RI

Join Providence Green Drinks and the Rhode Island Food Policy Council for an evening of networking and sustainability discussions. Connect with professionals, activists, and enthusiasts who are dedicated to making a positive impact on our food systems and our planet. Engage in lively conversations, exchange ideas, and expand your sustainability network. Whether you're passionate about […]

Plog & Chug for Earth Month

Fastnet Pub Newport One Broadway, Newport, RI

Jog a 5K while picking up trash with local running group, Newport Run & Chug. Then join afterwards for a drink at the Fastnet Pub. Gloves, trash bags and littler picker-upper-things will be supplied. Hosted in partnership with Newport Run & Chug. Plogging is a combination of jogging with picking up litter (merging the Swedish […]

RI Tree to Celebrate Arbor Day 2024 in Cranston

Ventetuolo Recreational Complex Brayton Avenue, Cranston

Rhode Island Arbor Day will be celebrated April 26 with welcome remarks followed by poetry readings, tree plantings, and an awards ceremony. The poems will highlight the benefits of trees and will be performed by students from Oakland Elementary School. Also, the National Arbor Day Foundation will honor 13 Rhode Island municipalities and two colleges […]

Energy and Efficiency Upgrades with C-PACE Financing

North Kingstown Free Library 100 Boone St., North Kingstown, RI

Learn about getting energy upgrades for your commercial building with no out-of-pocket costs. The Rhode Island Infrastructure Bank (RIIB) offers Commercial Property-Assessed Clean Energy (C-PACE) financing to make energy and efficiency improvements on commercial property. Come learn about this low cost program from RIIB experts. Loans can be used for automated building controls, boilers, furnaces, […]

All About Deer

Rogers Free Library Bristol 525 Hope St., Bristol, RI

Are deer snacking on your flowers? Is there a fawn on your lawn? White-tailed deer are one of R.I.’s most common mammals and have adapted to living alongside humans. While it’s always nice to see these graceful animals in our neighborhoods, their habits can sometimes prove challenging to live with. Join RIDEM’s Division of Fish […]

Climate Change and Health Symposium

Warren Alpert Medical School 222 Richmond St., Providence, RI

Learn from experts, professionals, and the public about the latest research on the link between climate change and health. The symposium aims to raise awareness and promote action in addressing the impact of climate change on health. Rhode Island is the first state to reach 2 degrees Celsius of warming, and the health care sector has […]

Jane’s Watershed Walk

Easton's Pond Ellery Road, Newport

Center Aquidneck is presenting the first annual Jane’s Walk Newport Festival at various sites and times throughout Newport. Jane’s Walk is an international movement of free, neighbor-led walking conversations inspired by 20th-century urbanist Jane Jacobs and carried out by curious and concerned communities around the world. On May 4th, join the first stop on the […]

Leo Bouchard Conservation Center Ribbon-Cutting Celebration

Leo Bouchard Conservation Center 5 Waterview Drive, Smithfield

Join us for the official Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council Education Center ribbon-cutting at the Leo Bouchard Conservation Center in Smithfield, R.I. We will be celebrating this joint venture of the WRWC and the town of Smithfield with tours of the space, canoe and kayak short paddle adventures on Stillwater Pond, on-site nature walks and lots […]

Rhode Island Wild Plant Society Spring Sale

Casey Farm 2325 Boston Neck Rd., Saunderstown, RI

Rhode Island Wild Plant Society will sell native spring-blooming perennials and shrubs, perfectly timed for early pollinators and nesting birds, as well as ferns and grasses. Stop by Casey Farm’s annual seedling sale, offering vegetable, herb, and flowering annual starts. Their weekly market showcases a variety of vendors.

RIFCO Spring Program

Bryson Tree Farm 66 Shannock Hill Road, Exeter

This guided walk will visit a couple of vernal (spring) ponds on the Bryson property with amphibian specialist Michael Cavaliere, and we’ll explore the amazing variety of mushrooms and fungal life present in our woodlands with naturalist Deana Tempest-Thomas of the R.I. Mycological Society.

Ragged Island Brewing Company- Farm Brewery Tour

Ragged Island Brewing Co. 54 Bristol Ferry Road, Portsmouth

Grab a beer and join us for a tour of Ragged Island Brewing Company. During the tour visitors will hear about the history of the Farm Brewery and the conservation practices they utilize to help the environment. Ragged Island partners with the Eastern Rhode Island Conservation District (ERICD) and the USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service […]

Public Input Session – RIPTA Providence Transit Center

Amica Mutual Pavilion 1 La Salle Square, Providence

The Rhode Island Public Transit Authority (RIPTA) is currently exploring options to develop a new public transit center in Providence. RIPTA and Next Wave Rhode Island Partners are hosting a public engagement session where transit riders and community members from across the state will have an opportunity to learn about RIPTA’s objectives when it comes […]

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