The momentum for energy efficiency, environmental sustainability and economic security is growing right here in the town of Brighton, New York.
ColorBrightonGreen.org, a non-profit organization, supports business, municipal, school, and residential energy reduction measures in our town, in concert with climate protection efforts by other towns and cities across the country.
Through community education and simple, thoughtful actions, our goal is to reduce local greenhouse gas emissions by at least 10% and make our own little piece of the world cleaner.
- Announcing Curb Your Car Week Spring 2015 (4/15/2015) - The Spring 2015 edition of Curb Your Car Week will take place from Sunday May 10 to Saturday May 16. Learn more and register. The Curb Your Car Week program encourages the use of cheaper, healthier, and more earth-friendly transportation alternatives. During one week in Spring and one week in Fall, ColorbrightonGreen.org asks residents from … Continue reading Announcing Curb Your Car Week Spring 2015
- Solar Tour and Passive House 101 Workshop (3/24/2015) - Come tour the solar systems at Renewable Rochester. Then stay for a brief presentation on the most aggressive building efficiency standard. When: Saturday, April 25, 10 AM to noon, Free Where: Renewable Rochester, 780 Ridge Road, Webster, NY 14580 More Information: Rochester Earth Week Website
- Interfaith Celebration of Our Planet (3/23/2015) - Renewing our commitment to the earth and its inhabitants through prayer and song. Sponsored by Christ Church, Church of the Assumption, St. Monica’s Church, Temple Beth David, and Catholic Family Center. When: Saturday, April 25, 6 PM, Free. Where: Christ Church, 141 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14604 More Information: Rochester Earth Week Website
- Talking With Kids About Climate Change (3/22/2015) - For the parents: Panel and small group discussions exploring age-appropriate strategies for helping kids understand and cope with the realities of climate change. For the kids: Eco-friendly activities for all ages. Sponsored by: Mothers Out Front and First Unitarian Church of Rochester When: Sunday, April 26, 3 to 4:30 PM, Free. Where: First Unitarian Church, … Continue reading Talking With Kids About Climate Change
- Climate Activism 101 and Ask an Activist Panel (3/22/2015) - Climate Activism 101 from 7 to 8 PM and Activist Panel from 8 to 9 PM. Sponsored by Rochester Climate Action and Christ Church. When: Thursday, April 23, 7 to 9 PM, Free. Where: Christ Church, 141 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14604 More Information: Rochester Earth Week Website