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March 2019

Needham Adult Education: Stop Mulch-Scaping and Start Landscaping!

March 14 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Needham High School – Room 409, 1330 Highland Ave
Needham, MA
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$19

Spring Workshop Joanne Neale, Instructor At some unknown point in time, mulch--black, orange, brown, etc.--became a part of the landscape, but wouldn’t you rather have plants? Anywhere you can put mulch, you can  dig a hole and put in a groundcover plant. Groundcover plants = living mulches. Think of the money, time and work you’ll save on mulching every spring. And groundcovers are the go-to plant for low-maintenance gardens. Besides eliminating the need for mulch, they keep weeds from crowding…

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February 2019

Needham Adult Education: Advanced Sustainable Vegetable Gardening

February 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Needham HIgh School – Room 203
$129

(In collaboration with the Needham Community Farm) Theresa Strachila, Instructor Take your vegetable gardening skills to the next level.  Join Needham Community Farm Manager Theresa Strachila for a deep dive into vegetable gardening. This  discussion-based class will deal with the topics you want to cover, such as: fertility management, increasing yield with succession growing, pest and disease management and more. Limited to 20. Dates: 4 Thursdays, February 28-March 21

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Needham Adult Education: Intro to Sustainable Vegetable Gardening

February 25 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Needham HIgh School – Room 203
$129

Planning, Planting and Maintaining (In collaboration with the Needham Community Farm) Theresa Strachila, Instructor As we all know, home-grown produce is far superior to what you can buy at the market. However, the thought of starting your own vegetable garden can be daunting.  This class will provide you with an overview of everything you need to know--from figuring out where to put your garden to care and maintenance of common vegetables. After the sessions, you will be ready to grow…

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World-Renowned Climate Scientist to Discuss Climate Change Reports

February 6 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Free

It’s Happening. It’s Now: The Climate Reports of 2018 Webinar with Professor Michael Oppenheimer, Princeton University The LWVMA Committee for Environmental Action and Advocacy is proud to announce a webinar on the meaning of two major climate reports of 2018 on Wednesday, February 6, 4:00-5:00pm EST. The reports include the UN IPCC Report and the US National Climate Assessment Report. To register for this webinar click here. After submitting your registration you will receive an email with registration information.

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January 2019

MCAN Lobby Day 2019

January 24
Mass. State House Boston , + Google Map
Free

On January 24, hundreds of members of the Mass Power Forward coalition will descend on Beacon Hill to demand that our legislators do everything they can to promote a clean energy future. The stakes have never been higher. With climate deniers running the show in Washington, DC, we NEED Massachusetts to step up and lead. Make a plan to join us on Thursday, January 24. Massachusetts residents from every part of the state will meet with their Representatives and Senators…

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November 2018

Needham Farmers Market

November 18, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Needham Town Hall Green, GPA & HIghland Ave
Needham, MA 02492 United States
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Free

Last call for fresh, seasonal produce at NFM! OUR LAST MARKET OF THE SEASON   Our farmers will offer an amazing assortment of seasonal fresh, local produce and more. OUR THANKS TO ALL VENDORS, MUSICIANS, ARTISTS AND SHOPPERS WHO MADE THE MARKET A HUGE SUCCESS IN 2018! THIS WEEK AT THE MARKET – SUNDAY, Nov. 18th  12-4 pm MacArthur Farm · The Neighborhood Farm THANKSGIVING BOXES The Neighborhood Farm again offered small and large boxes with a mix of the seasonal harvest…

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GO GREEN Needham Expo at Needham Town Hall

November 10, 2018 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Needham Town Hall, 1471 Highland Ave.
Needham, MA 02492 United States
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Bring the whole family out to the GO GREEN Needham Expo at Needham Town Hall. Find out how going green can help put money in your pocket and a smile on your face. There will be fun and inspiration for everyone! Learn how switching to renewable energy such as solar and geothermal can put money in your pocket Check out and test drive Electric Vehicles Take a ride on an Electric Bike Watch your kids build and race solar-powered cars…

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Needham Farmers Market

November 4, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Needham Town Hall Green, GPA & HIghland Ave
Needham, MA 02492 United States
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Free

THIS WEEK AT THE MARKET – SUNDAY, Nov. 4th  12-4 pm MacArthur Farm · The Neighborhood Farm COMING SOON: THANKSGIVING BASKETS! The Neighborhood Farm will again offer small and large baskets to make your holiday feast even more special. Contents and prices will be announced soon, when the farmers can see what the early November weather brings and what will be ready to harvest. Plan a locally grown Thanksgiving this year! Check our website for details as they become available.

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October 2018

Rally to Support Landmark Climate Change Lawsuit

October 29, 2018 @ 11:30 am - 1:00 pm
moakley Federal Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Way
Boston, MA 02210
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Free

A rally in support of a groundbreaking climate change lawsuit will take place at 11:30 a.m. on Monday, October 29 at the Moakley Federal Courthouse, 1 Courthouse Way, in Boston. Is there a constitutional right to a habitable planet?   The plaintiffs in Juliana vs United States — 21 young people from across the country — think so.   Read Green Needham's blog post to get more info. Please click here to rsvp.

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Needham Farmers Market

October 28, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Needham Town Hall Green, GPA & HIghland Ave
Needham, MA 02492 United States
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Free

THIS WEEK AT THE MARKET – SUNDAY, Oct. 28th  12-4 pm MacArthur Farm · The Neighborhood Farm · Fundamentally Nuts · Swiss Bakers · Boston Sword and Tuna · Ackermann Maple Farm · Auntie Dalie's · Colombian Coffee · Everything Jalapeño...and not · Chestnut Farms · Liberty Artisanal Bakery · Amir Natural Foods   Tom Pugh with Plugged In · Erin Walsh · Shayna Loeffler Visit our website for details

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