Join us at the first annual Albany Arts & Green Festival where we celebrate both the arts and the environment!
Sunday May 2nd, 2010
11:00 AM – 3:00 PM (Transition Albany presentation at 2:00 PM)
Memorial Park & Veterans Hall
Performances | Green Workshops
Food | Art | Green Orgs
Free Bike Valet Parking | Free Bike Tuneups
Kids’ Zone | Floor Lamp Exchange Program
Free Small E-Waste Collection
Albany today is developing a reputation for having a vigorous public arts program and being one of the greenest cities in the country. So it’s not surprising that this year we are celebrating “arts and green” together! Art helps see and appreciate beauty, and protecting the environment helps create a beautiful world!
Read more about the event on the City’s website.
Transition Albany presents at 2:00 PM
Inside the Veterans Hall workshop room.
Building Community Resilience, the Best Preparation for an Uncertain Future: An introduction to Transition Towns and Transition Albany
Transition Albany invites all of Albany to create a positive transition from fossil fuel dependency to vital, engaged, resilient, and interdependent community. Catherine Sutton will be presenting the principles of Transition Towns, with updates from her recent visit to some original Transition Towns in England.