On Thursday, April 6th, the 350MA Metrowest Nodes offers a Go Local Greening Night. Learn how to use municipal rights to promote climate justice. And learn how you can
help survey how your town is “green”.
Residents of every town have well established rights to create local climate justice
How much power do we have in our town halls to make change?
How “green” is our town?
What steps can we take to make it greener?
How do we prioritize those steps?
The answers to these questions and more at 350 MA MetroWest Node Go Local Greening Night on April 6th, 7 to 9:30pm, Peace Lutheran Church, on 107 Concord Road
(route 126), Wayland.
Terra Friedrichs, former Selectman from Acton, will present what she has learned about home rule state, municipal rights and how townspeople use them to stop new pipelines,
control unnecessary/destructive construction, limiting/banning the use of plastics, herbicides and even pesticides.
David Ward, a sustainability engineer will discuss how towns can become greener. He will present the 350MA-MetroWest Node’s Handy Municipal Assessment Tool that you can
use as a survey to see if your town is meeting appropriate green metrics toward a greener and socially just future.
Help each other assess all towns in our region. We will break up into groups of people in nearby towns and do a preliminary assessment of our towns, make plans to work with
town officials to complete the survey, and urge them to go further. Over time, you can track your town then see how it compares to other towns.
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On Thursday, March 16, 2017, at 7:30 pm, join the Energy Initiatives Advisory Committee for a meeting at the Town Building. They will discuss electric vehicles for the town, hybrid conversions for school buses, the Energize initiative, and much more. … read more
“Ye are the stars of the heaven of understanding…” On Tuesday, March 14, join Frances Pollitt at her certified Passive House for the next monthly devotional gathering: “Community endeavor in the spirit of service to humanity”. Help create a sacred … read more
On Monday, February 27th, at 7:30 pm, join Janot Mendler de Suarez for her devotional gathering offered to people of all faiths, or those with no particular faith, in the spirit of service to our community. Attending are members of … read more
On Wednesday, March 1st, from 7 – 9 PM, join the 350MA Metrowest Node for “It’s Our Future: Environmental Legislation Forum.” Senators Spilka and Eldridge plus Representatives Gentile, Lewis, and Walsh will discuss some of the recently filed bills and … read more
On Thursday February 16, 2017 from 7-8.50 pm, The Wayland Computer Privacy Initiative invites you to the 2nd presentation in our series on Digital Security 101. Learn more about browsing online and how to protect your data privacy. Bring your … read more
The Interfaith Book Club of the Islamic Center of Boston, in Wayland, invites you to a get together at the Islamic Center on March 26, from 1 – 5 PM, for fellowship and discussion. This follows the celebration of World … read more