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Dr. Elijah Goodwin presentation at Warner Library

Presentation at Warner Library - Dr. Elijah Goodwin
Of Birds and Beeches: Wood Thrush Productivity and Management At Rockefeller State Park Preserve

Presented by Dr. Goodwin is owner/photographer/researcher/educator for Whimbrel Nature

Monday April 25 at 7 pm

Even if we can’t identify it by name, many of us are familiar with the haunting flute-like song of the wood thrush. Rockefeller State Park Preserve has been designated an Important Bird Area.  Dr. Elijah Goodwin will present preliminary results from the first year of a multi-year study of wood thrush productivity on Preserve lands. What can wood thrushes tell us about the health of our forest, and where do we go from here?

Dr. Goodwin’s background and mission - Elijah Goodwin PhD in Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, seeks to capture the beauty of nature and science in a way that also

Date: 
Monday, April 25, 2016 - 19:00 to 21:00

Annual Earth Day Clean Up

The Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Council, Tarrytown Lakes Committee, and Friends of Neperan Park present

Annual Earth Day
Clean Up

Supported by the Westchester Community Foundation

Saturday April 16
10 am - 12 pm - Meet at Patriots Park, Neperan Park
10 am - 3pm - Meet at Tarrytown Lakes

Coffee donated by Coffee Labs Roasters!

FOOD DRIVE DROP-OFF all 3 locations for the Community Food Pantry of Sleepy Hollow and Tarrytown.  Peanut butter and sardines are especially appreciated.

Tarrytown Lakes Nature Walk7:30am
Led by Carole Griffiths, Professor, Long Island University
All ages welcome!

tarrytownenvironmental.org

facebook.com/tarrytownenviro

 

Date: 
Saturday, April 16, 2016 - 10:00 to 15:00

Film and Talk "Idle Threat" at Warner Library 3/28, 7pm

Join TEAC at Warner Library on March 28 at 7pm for a viewing of "Idle Threat" and conversation with Producer and Star, George Pakenham.

Date: 
Monday, March 28, 2016 - 19:00 to 20:00

The Solarize Tarrytown residential program has ended. Thank to everyone who participated, the campaign was a huge success with 29 new signed residential contracts. The commercial program will run until April 15, 2016.

Kids Speak up for Solar

The Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Council (TEAC) and Solarize Tarrytown are inviting school age student residents to create age appropriate materials to represent the need for sustainable energy, how solar energy works, and its benefits. Materials would include posters and videos to highlight the benefits of solar energy.

All entries must be received by 4 P.M. on Thursday, February 4, 2016. Please address to: Attention TEAC, Tarrytown Village Hall, 1 Depot Plaza, Tarrytown NY 10591. Videos and/or links to videos can be emailed to sharoncamlic@gmail.com.

Participants will receive a Solarize Tarrytown Certificate at Warner Library on Monday evening, February 8 at 6:30 P.M. Special awards will be presented to two student entries from each school. Winning entries will be posted on the Solarize Tarrytown website:

Date: 
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 16:00

Solarize Event at Warner Library

Solar Success in Tarrytown

Come to the Warner Library on Sunday, January 10 at 1:30 pm, to find out what factors make a solar panel installation possible and successful. Representatives from Sunrun, the residential solar installer chosen by Solarize Tarrytown, will discuss the solar installations that are taking place and solar homeowners will be present to discuss what made them choose solar.  Solarize Tarrytown is a committee of the Village of Tarrytown.

Now is the time to choose solar.

Date: 
Sunday, January 10, 2016 - 13:30 to 15:00

Solarize Open House at Neighborhood House

Come to a Solarize Open House at the Neighborhood House, Sunday Dec. 6 at 1-2:30 pm for a hands-on look at what it takes to make solar energy a solution for your energy needs.

Date: 
Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 01:00

Solarize Workshop at the Warner Library

Solarize Workshop at the Warner Library, Sunday Nov. 8 at 1 pm. This is a great way to lower your utility bills and avoid rising energy costs. There has never been a better time to think about solar.

Solarize Tarrytown is a unique discount buying program that uses a tiered-pricing structure, town-supported education and outreach and one competitively selected installer to dramatically reduce the cost of solar. The more residents sign up for Solarize Tarrytown, the more the cost comes down. You must sign a contract by February 29, 2016 to participate.

Date: 
Sunday, November 8, 2015 - 13:00 to 14:30

Solarize Tarrytown Launch Event

Village Hall, One Depot Plaza, Tarrytown

Find out about solar energy for your home or business. Solarize Tarrytown is a limited time program to make solar easy and affordable with:

  • Discount pricing.
  • Pre-selected, competitively chosen solar contractor, Sunrun.
  • High quality solar equipment.

For more information, go to Solarize Tarrytown.

Date: 
Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 19:00

Eco-Fair 2015

Join TEAC on September 26, 2015 from 10am to 2pm.

Our annual Eco Fair will be held in Patriots Park on Route 9 in Tarrytown/Sleepy Hollow in collaboration with the Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market (the TaSH). Activities will include music by Solar Punch (a local solar-powered band!), solar cooking demos, kids crafts, educational tables, home energy saving tips, local environmental and community organizations, artisans and crafts, local green companies, pet adoption, gardening tips, a bounty of fresh local produce and plenty of ready-to-eat specialties from local chefs and restaurants. Rain date will be October 3, 2015. If you would like to be a presenter at the Eco Fair please contact as at info@tarrytownenvironmental.org.

Please check back for more information and updates or like us on Facebook to stay connected!

Date: 
Saturday, September 26, 2015 - 10:00 to 14:00