News about climate change can be both overwhelming and frightening. Cut through the clutter this weekend at a FREE day of inter-generational learning and entertainment about the environment, including programs featuring local activist teens.
Green Activist New York Fest is an outdoor festival inspired by New York City’s thriving activism scene, on exhibit in Activist New York exploring
The exhibit is at the Museum of the City of New York (MCNY), and the eco-fest is being held on its doorstep, in association with the Waterfront Alliance, the activist group protecting NYC’s rivers and ocean shoreline and wildlife.
Green Activist New York Fest also is inspired by the Museum’s current exhibition, Rising Tide: Visualizing the Human Costs of the Climate Crisis
It’s on Sunday, Oct. 17, 11am to 3pm. Outdoor events are FREE, although donations are accepted. Museum admission is separate.
Virtual and In-Person, Oct. 14-17
Civically engaged citizens of all ages are a critical part in the response to the climate crisis.
Hear from inspiring young climate activists at our Speak-out forum; participate in hands-on environmental educational activities; check out our Green Fair featuring eco-conscious local vendors and artisans; and enjoy a live performance by Control the Sound, a young rock band from Brooklyn.