TAKE ACTION IN TARRYTOWN

Today, as climate change poses a fundamental threat to our planet, Tarrytown is working to protect our riverfront environment through volunteer actions, policy advancement and programs to reduce carbon emissions. Find out how you can get involved.

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HAPPENING NOW

VOLUNTEER FOR EARTH DAY

HELP OUT ON SATURDAY, APRIL 27

“Protect Our Species” is the worldwide theme.

Want to get outside with the kids, earn volunteer hours credit toward high school graduation requirements, or just get some exercise? 

Volunteer for our annual Earth Day celebrations! We’re holding a full schedule of events and activities throughout the village on Saturday, April 27, and could use the help, whatever your talents.

If you can’t make it on the day, we also have ways you can help us organize.

Contact us by using the form below; we’ll get right back to you!

 

Earth Day events are sponsored by Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Council and the Village of Tarrytown.

 

TASH: THE FARMERS MARKET TO OPEN MAY 25, 2019

NEW VENDORS AND OLD FAVORITES AT PATRIOTS PARK

 

Tarrytown, let’s renew the promise to shop and eat locally-grown produce. Reduce that carbon footprint and eat well this year!

On Saturday, May 25, 2019, the Tarrytown Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market (TaSH) reopens for another season. The organizers have been actie all winter to find new vendors, mussicians, activities, grants and sponsors and are still working dilliganetly! There are lots of opportunities to get involved, so check out the website: http://tashfarmersmarket.org/

 

 

BECOME A VOLUNTEER

There’s a job for you here! Bring your skills, and join our group.

Save the Date!

Our annual Earth Day celebration — loaded with events, presentations and ways to clean up, all over town — is scheduled for Saturday, April 27. 

If you’d like to sign up for an event, click the button below!

Spotlight on Greenwashing

Is it really biodegradable? Check the contents. If it contains plastic, it’s not — despite “greenwashing” claims.

A Pledge for a Tree: Fly Less

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PAPER OR PLASTIC? (neither!)

GOOD BAN, BUT LET'S PUSH THE STATE TO CHARGE FOR PAPER, TOO. While we support Gov. Cuomo's proposed statewide ban on single-use plastic bags, Tarrytown Environmental Advisory Council will keep advocating for a small fee on paper bags as well. With the deadline for...