Environmental Learning Series

Zoom - Environmental Book Club - The Soul of an Octopus

Join us via Zoom as we have a virtual discussion about The Soul of an Octopus by Sy Montgomery.

April 28th from 7:00-8:00pm

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Zoom - Environmental Book Club - Where the Crawdads Sing

Join us via Zoom as we have a virtual discussion about Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens.

May 26th from 7:00-8:00pm

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Webinar - Talking $h!t

Have you ever wondered what creatures are walking through yards and forests in the area? By recognizing scat you can identify the animals sharing nature! Earthplace naturalist, Becky Newman will share photos and information about the animals that call Westport home with us.

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Webinar - To Be an Environmentalist, Start with Antiracism

Wanjiku "Wawa" Gatheru, a 22-year-old environmental justice advocate and founder of Black Girl Environmentalist, will discuss the important intersection of social and environmental justice.

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Food Scraps Recycling Webinar

Learn all you need to know about this NEW, FREE program! The Town of Westport is now collecting food scraps at the Transfer Station to be turned into compost. Find out how the program works and what can and can't be recycled.

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How to Compost at Home

Want to turn over a new leaf AND decrease food waste? How about turning over some compost? Learn how you can save water, reduce pollution, and improve your garden when you start making "black gold" at home. It's easier than you think!

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Eat More with Less!

Learn what changes you can make in planning and preparing meals and preserving food, so you can eat more with less, and decrease your food waste footprint.

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Feeding People in a Time of Climate Change and COVID-19

This is a webinar presentation that offers a radical look at the relationship of climate, COVID-19, and food and includes practical advice on eating better for planet AND people.

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From Climate Despair to Local Action - A Conversation with Eban Goodstein

Learn about technology tipping points—from residential to utility-scale solutions. This was a special Earth Day collaboration between Sustainable Weston, Earthplace and Sustainable Westport.

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Webinar - Pipe Dreams

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