Announcing a new event for The Metro NYC Environmental Meetup!
What: Volunteer to help Sierra Club with their Cool Neighborhoods Campaign
When: Wednesday, December 5, 5:30 PM and Tuesday December 4, 5:30PM
Where: Click the link below to find out!
Event Description: Columbia University is joining Sierra Club's Cool Neighborhoods campaign! Columbia has distributed Sierra Clubs energy pledge to residents in 7,000 units of off-campus housing!
They have invited Sierra Club volunteers to help reach out to residents at apartment buildings in the Columbia University area -- Upper Westside / Morningside Heights. We will give away a free energy efficient compact fluorescent lightbulb (CFL) to every tenant who signs the energy pledge. To see a copy of the pledge, go to: Cool Columbia
Please sign up to volunteer on either Tuesday (12/4) or Wednesday (12/5). Indicate which evening you can join us. If you can't make it the whole time but would like to volunteer, please email me Cathy
We will gather each day at 5:30 p.m. at:
Community Food & Juice*
2893 Broadway (Btwn 112th & 113th St.)
Menu and Info: http://communityrestaurant.com/
*A Green Restaurant Association Certified Restaurant
We'll have a brief training and then go to buildings in the area from 6-8pm to give away CFLs and sign people up. We'll get back together afterwards to enjoy appetizers, hang out & hear more about Cool Neighborhoods.
For more information about Cool Neighborhoods, go to:
Sierra Club NYC Cool Neighborhoods
Take the #1 train to 116th Street
You can also take the 2/3 to 96th St and switch to the 1 train across the platform
Learn more here:http://environment.meetup.com/289/calendar/6847488/