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Ecological City Workshops with Earth Celebrations


Ecological City Workshops with Earth Celebrations

Earth Celebration's mission is to apply the inspirational power of the arts to build community, collaboration and action on climate change, water quality, river restoration, waste management, and the preservation of species, habitats, nature, gardens, parks, and a healthy urban environment.

WHAT: They are currently seeking volunteers to engage on grassroots climate solutions through a series of ecological arts workshops creating visual arts works, giant paper mache puppets and spectacular costumes for the culminating Ecological City: Procession for Climate Solutions.

WHERE: Sixth Street Community Center 638 E Sixth St. New York, NY 10009

Between February 29 - May 6, 2020
Costume workshops: Wednesday 6:00 p.m.- 9 p.m.
Puppet Workshops: Saturday 12:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

Workshops are free of cost - please register here:

*This is not a New York Cares Project*


Earth Celebrations (EC) is a nonprofit organization founded in 1991. Its goal is to foster ecological awareness and revive the arts at the center of community life. Through its innovative arts projects, performances, exhibitions, and other programs, EC engages over 10,000 individuals, 200 community gardens, and 100 organizations every year. Its pioneering, community-based ecological programs help preserve the community gardens in the Lower East Side and throughout New York City.