Lots going on this Week!

There is a lot going on this week for an aspiring environmental advocate or just folks looking to do their own part at home.

The Upper Green Side is having a press event to announce their first grant from Citizen's for NYC which should be the start of good things for them. Wednesday July 19th at St. Stephen's Church at 414 82nd Street between First and York at 5:30pm

Later that night Ben Jervey of the Big Green Apple, will take part in a panel discussion on the New Face Of Envrionmentalism, which he describes as urban, young, market oriented and with a strong emphasis on higher quality design. I completely agree. The panel discussion will include Josh Dorfman, Kelly Cox, and Chris Neidl. Wednesday July 19th and 7 pm, $12/$15 at door, Makor/92nd Street Y, 35 W. 67th St., (212) 413-8830. Register today

Then the next day, Thursday July 20th, Sierra Club is hosting an Free Energy Forum where people can learn how to make their homes more energy efficient and reduce their personal impact on the release of greenhouse gases. It will take place at Mary Star of the Sea Senior Center, 41 First Street Between Hoyt and Bond, Brooklyn , NY 11231 RSVP by signing up for their Meet-Up Site. You do not have to be a Sierra Club member to attend.

Finally Solar 1 is hosting another City Sol event where you can learn about businesses and organizations that are environmentally friendly while listening to some good music. This installment of City Sol will be on Sunday, July 23rd starting at noon over at 23rd Street and the East River.

Post your own events in the comments section!