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    Reflections on Occupy Wall Street, with photos, fun, and good wishes for the future. eBook, Occupy Wall Street: What Just Happened? (Only $.99 !) In the eBook, the Occupy movement is explored through original reporting, photographs, cartoons, poetry, essays, and reviews.The collection of essays and blog posts records the unfolding of Occupy into the culture from September 2011 to the present.  Authors Kimberly Wilder and Ian Wilder were early supporters of Occupy, using their internet platforms to communicate the changes being created by the American Autumn.

    The eBook is currently available on Amazon for Kindle;  Barnes & Noble Nook ; Smashwords independent eBook seller; and a Kobo for 99 cents and anyone can read it using their Kindle/Nook Reader, smart phone, or computer.

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    Choosing vintage or antique jewelry to wear and/or gift, is a way to be gentle on the planet. Remembering the Waste Hierarchy Triangle, folks who love the planet should always try to…”Reduce, Reuse, Recycle”. Please share or donate your own jewelry and try buying vintage rather than new.

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LI Green Events List 9/14/09

The LI Green Sheets is a weekly “Green Events” email service about green events and activities in our region.  If your organization or company has an event, class, meeting, seminar or program that you want LI Green’s over 5000 environmental businesspeople, activists, educators email list to know about please  forward information to greensheets@ligreen.com.  Include  date, time, address, event description, web link and contact information.

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These Just In

  • GREEN PROJECT FOR LONG ISLANDCome learn about how to green your life. Next seminar will be at the Long Beach Public Library Oct 29th in a series of two seminars. One at 2pm geared for our senior citizens and the other at 7pm for our entire community.
  • Sierra Club Long Island Water Sentinels – enjoy organic martini’s Snacks, Live Music & meet LI artists Pine Ridge Golf Club Coram Sunday, September 27th 3:00pm – 7:00pm Cost: $25.00 pay at door RSVP: sawatercolor@optonline.net or turton@optonline.net

  • Wellness Expo hosted by Gathering of Light Multifaith Spiritual Fellowship @ St. Lawrence of Canterbury Church 655 Old Country Road Dix Hills, NY 11746 on Saturday, October 24, 2009 from 1PM to 5PM.  Ronna 516-524-9058 for more information
  • LONG ISLAND PROGRESSIVE COALITION Leadership Conference 2009 This conference will give people the skills and personal connections that will promote social, economic and racial justice. Saturday, September 26th 9:30AM-5PM Molloy College’s Suffolk Center Located on the east-side of Route 110 7180 Republic Airport (Grumman Lane) in East Farmingdale Register for free at
    516-541-1006 ext. 14

  • World March for Peace and Nonviolence – On Wednesday, October 7, 2009 at 7pm, the Babylon Green Party Gathering will feature Sister Jeanne Clark speaking about the World March for Peace and Nonviolence activities. The event will be held at Pisces Café, 14A Railroad Avenue, Babylon, NY (631-321-1231)http://www.piscescafe.net For directions to the Babylon Green Party Gathering, call 631-422-4702 or email ian.wilder@yahoo.com


  • Renewable Energy LI
    * National Solar Tour & Green Buildings Open Hous
    e Info at http://www.renewableenergylongisland.org/solartourlocations.cfm
    * Free public seminars on Renewable Energy, Riverhead Sept 30th. Town of Huntington – October 13 – 6:30-8:30pm.  Nassau Community College – October 22 – 6:00-8:00pm www.renewableenergylongisland.org for more info

  • The First Voices – Listen We Must – Networking, Movie, Music and Discussion.  Sunday Oct 4th Cinema Arts Center, Huntington, Info www.cinemaartscentre.com or 800-838-3006
  • NYC Climate Action Rally – Jobs*Justice*Climate – Sept 21st 6pm NY Society for Ethical Culture, 2 West 64th St.

Charitable Events

  • LICSN: Maasai Climate Presentati ons coming to Long Island/Northeast! Leaders from the Maasai are travelling to Long Island & the Northeast September 18 to October 18. They would like to meet with High School and College audiences to explain Maasai cultural practices and the rapid environmental changes they confront today. additional information on costs and logistics, please contact, Francis Ole Sakuda  simookenya@yahoo.com.

Live and Learn

  • Huntington Audubon Society – October Events: Visit www.huntingtonaudubon.org or 516-695-0763 for more details.

    Wildlife Hike and Paddle Saturday, October 3 – 9:00 AM – Join Huntington Audubon at Buttercup Farm and Ramshorn Livingston Sanctuary in Dutchess County for a hike through diverse habitats followed by a guided canoe or kayak trip through a tidal swamp in the Hudson River  estuary.

    Hawk Watch

    Sunday, October 4 – 8:00 AM – Join Huntington Audubon at the Hook Mountain Hawk Watch in Nyack, NY, to view hawks at a site with beautiful views of the Hudson River and the possibility of seeing hawks almost at eye level.

    Hawk Watch and Bird Walk

    Sunday, October 11 – 9:00 AM – Join Huntington Audubon at Robert Moses State Park to visit the hawk watch viewing platform and hike the surrounding areas looking for other early migrants.

    Free Nature Talk

    Wednesday, October 14 – 7:00 PM – Tracking a Hidden Spectacle: Using Radar and Acoustic Monitoring to Study Nocturnal Bird Migration with Dr. Andrew Farnsworth, PhD. Dr.   Talk will be given at Cold Spring Harbor Library.

    Canoe Trip

    Saturday, October 31 – 9:00 AM – Join Huntington Audubon for a canoe trip in Constitution Marsh, Cold Spring, NY.

  • Sierra Club LI – No-Cost Residential Energy Upgrade Presentation. Learn how to make your home more energy efficient and lower your energy bills while improving your family’s comfort. Attend a free 1.5-hour educational program at the Riverhead Free Library on Friday, September 25 at 6:30 PM. Topics include free energy audits, do-it-yourself projects, and new no-cost funding options for home upgrades! Questions? 631-689-1568.
  • Forum – “Waste Management/Recycling: Public Policy – Private Practice” Sunday, Sept. 20, at 2 pm at the Old Whaler’s Church 44 Union St, Sag Harbor

  • 2009 Advanced Energy Conference CALL FOR ABSTRACTS – The Advanced Energy Center announces a two-day event to discuss technical and educational issues on energy.  Contributions are solicited in areas of energy policy, bioenergy, smart networks, geothermal, biofuels, cyber security, advanced generation, solar, advanced lighting, energy efficiency, hydro power, battery and energy storage, green datacenters, green building technology, solar, and other related topics. More Info at http://www.aertc.org/

  • Action Long Island – New Technologies in Transportation – Friday September 25th.  Hofstra University Student Center Theater. Info www.actionlongisland.org/25.html
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension October 3 and 4  11:00 am – 5:00 pm PumpkinFest Celebrate fall by joining us for our annual PumpkinFest! Admission includes a pumpkin, wagon ride, crafts, music, corn maze, children’s entertainment, and much more.  Food and crafts. All Ages. Suffolk County Farm, Yaphank $10 631.852.4600
  • North Shore Land Alliance “Walks in the Woods”
    • October 10, 1 p.m. – Long Island Mycological Club’s Joel Horman will lead a hunt for mushrooms at Fox Hollow Preserve in Oyster Bay Cove.
    • November 1, 1 p.m. – Explore the wonderful woodlands at Roosevelt Preserve in Roosevelt with North Shore Land Alliance’s Jane Jackson.
      • Space is limited; registration is recommended. To register and for directions please contact North Shore Land Alliance at (516) 626- 0908 or andrea@northshorelandalliance.org

  • LONG ISLAND SOUND MEDITATION – All environmental issues are symptoms of a far deeper issue – human separation from the rest of nature.  Renew your spiritual relationship with LI Sound to find inner peace.  A shamanic-based meditation.  Older children welcome.  Peter Maniscalco guides.  Summer Sundays through Labor Day weekend.  Meet: 10:30 am, Shoreham Beach parking lot,  N. Country Rd., Shoreham.  Info: 631.874.4104.
  • Green Living Seminars – Starflower Experiences – Speakers on a variety of ‘green living’ topics at the Melville Library on the 2nd Thursday (except July & August) 7-9 pm 516-938-6152 Email:info@starflowerexperiences.org www.starflowerexperiences.org

  • Discovering a Sense of Place Discussion Course – Starflower Experiences 516-938-6152 info@starflowerexperiences.org This 8 session course will meet Tuesday evenings at Manor Farm. The purpose of the Discovering a Sense of Place course is:  to understand the meaning of a bioregional perspective, and what it would mean to develop one, to consider the benefits of consciously developing an intimate relationship with your place, and to explore what it might mean to protect the place where you live. Starts October 6 Download a registration flyer at www.starflowerexperiences.org.  More info at  www.nwei.org

Long Island Environmental Groups

  • Long Island Carbon Footprint Project – Check out the brand new website by clicking here
  • Group for the East End – BEACH CLEAN-UP (EAST MARION) Saturday, September 19 (9:00 to 11:30 a.m.) Participate in International Coastal Clean-Up month by attending a very local beach clean-up in East Marion, Southold. Please bring gloves, we will supply the bags. Meet at the end of Rocky Point Road in East Marion and carpool if you can! Rain or shine! For more information, please contact Jenn Hartnagel at 631-765-6450 ext. 211  or jhartnagel@eastendenvironment.org.
  • Group for the East End – WILDLIFE MIGRATION ALONG THE BARRIER ISLAND (HAMPTON BAYS)
    Sunday, September 27 (8:30 to 11 a.m.) Join us for a wildlife search along Dune Road west of the Shinnecock Inlet. The trip is timed to coincide with low tide, which should enhance our chances to see diverse shorebirds and wading birds. Please bring binoculars. For reservations or more information, please contact Steve Biasetti at 631-765-6450 ext. 205 or sbiasetti@eastendenvironment.org.

  • Vegan Long Island! –  Help make the world a better place by using the power of your plate!  Vegan Long Island is a Meetup group for local vegans, vegetarians, and the veg-curious.  Several events are already scheduled for Fall ’09. For details – www.meetup.com/Vegan-Long-Island/ .

  • Friends of Sylvester Manor – great events this month including the Northeast Organic Farmer’s Association (NOFA) Field Day (Thurs Sept 10th 3-6 pm), “Preserving the Harvest” workshop (Sat Sept 12th 2 pm) and more.  Info at http://sylvestermanor.woodpress.com/monthly-the-manor
  • Peconic Baykeeper – 2009 Lobster Bash to benefit Peconic Baykeeper’s clean water programs The Lobster Inn 162 Inlet Road, Southampton, NY 11968  Saturday, October 17, 20096:00 – 10:00 p.m. $100 per person includes local beer & wine, plentiful Hors d’Oeuvres, and The Lobster Inn’s famous “SPLAT” dinner.  Please R.S.V.P. by Friday, October 9, 2009  For inquiries, please contact Peconic Baykeeper at (631) 653-4804
  • NYLCV
  • New York League of Conservation Voters’ Long Island Chapter is excited to invite you to the Nassau County environmental celebration of the year: Champions for a Greener Nassau Cocktail Party, Thursday, October 1, 2009 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. The Oak Room at Bethpage Black Bethpage State Park Farmingdale, NY  Please click  to reserve your tickets or sponsorship, or contact Hilary Wilkes at (212) 361-6350 ext. 204 to make a reservation over the phone.

  • Rangers of the Earth Program Day- Starflower Experiences 516-938-6152 info@starflowerexperiences.org – Rangers of the Earth helps upper elementary learners understand basic ecological processes, develop positive feelings about being in the natural world, and use their new understandings and feelings to change their own environmental habits.   November 15, 2009  8:30 am – 5:00 pm Sweet Hollow Hall, West Hills County Park. Download or request registration flyer  www.starflowerexperiences.org
  • Earth Education Workshop – Starflower Experiences:516-938-6152 info@starflowerexperiences.org Join us for a full day of stimulating sessions and demonstration activities introducing earth education. November 14, 2009 8:30 – 5:00 at Sweet Hollow Hall, West Hills County Park, Melville.  Download or request registration flyer www.starflowerexperiences.org
  • LI Naturally environmental fair – Starflower Experiences 516-938-6152 info@starflowerexperiences.org Annual environmental fair to be held at Manor Farm in Huntington.September 26, 2009 10 am – 4 pm Just come – no signup required. www.starflowerexperiences.org

Long Island Green Businesses

  • Luminous Spaces Seminars – The Art of Feng Shui – Thursday, September 17th – 9:30am to 12:30pm. Feng Shui for Designers – Monday, September 21st – 1:00 to 4:00 The Art of Feng Shui – Thursday, October 1st  – 7:00pm to 9:00pm For Info email maureen@luminous-spaces.com

  • US Green Building Council – Upcoming seminars and salons…
    *
    LEED Core Concepts National Workshop Wed, Sept 16, 2009 8:30 am – 5:00 pm Carlyle on the Green Bethpage State Park
    * Operations IT – Data Center Technology Wed, Sept 23, 2009    8:00 AM – 10:00 AM  Carlyle-on-the-Green Bethpage State Park More Info at http://www.usgbc-li.org/usgbc-li/

  • LI Alliance for Small Business – Kickoff Meeting – Wednesday September 23rd.  5 PM.  Smithtown Sheraton.  Info 631-231-1100

  • Built Well Solar Group – Seminars – Long Islanders are invited to learn how a solar-electric system, the attractive “skylight-look” solar hot water system, and a solar pool heating system can cut utility bills. Thursdays, Sept. 17, Oct. 15, and Nov. 12  7:30 p.m .LOCATION: The Electrical Training Center, 65 Elm Street , Copiague, NY 11726.

  • THN Group – The Hispanic Network will be hosting its Inaugural “Back to Business” Mix & Mingle on Wed., Sept. 16th from 6pm to 9pm at the Long Island Hilton in Melville on Rte. 110.

  • HIA Environmental &  Energy Seminars & Expo Several “green” seminars & exhibition hall with several “green” technologies October 23, 2009  8 AM – 4 PM
    www.hia-li.org 631.543.5355

  • Go Green with the DreamTeam Dr Gregg Baron & Cindy Gallo  Thursday Sept 24th @ 8pm D.R.E.A.M.  Wellness   631-737-3600

LI Green Info

LI Green is a tax exempt 501(c)3 corporation based at Stony Brook University.  Our mission is to provide community programs that help reduce this region’s use of energy, decreases pollution and helps grow jobs.


Green Drinks
Green Drinks are monthly networking events for environmental professionals, educators and others held throughout Long Island.  Details at www.ligreen.com/greendrinks or 631-721-1908

Green Drinks Huntington – Thursday, September, 24 @ 5 – 9 PM at the Cinema Arts Center in Huntington.  Relax and have some good green fun with others who are passionate about the environment, renewable energy, green jobs, energy efficiency and more.

Green Shores
Nassau County

Join us for the first Green Drinks on Nassau County’s South Shore in Long Beach
Wednesday September 30th 6 pm – 8:30 pm at Minnesotas Grill & Bar, 959 W. Beech Street

Green Drinks Babylon

The First Green Drinks Babylon will meet on Wednesday October 14th, 2009 from 6pm-9pm in Babylon, NY @ Horace Sylvia’s Publick House on Deer Park Avenue


Free Home Energy Audits LI Green will send a trained engineering professional to any home on Long Island to provide a free home energy audit. Sign up at www.ligreen.com/audit.

One Response

  1. Wow, how the heck do you keep on with all these events. This is very impressive and I’ve included a link on my events page to your page. Thanks for making this resource available.

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