Solarize and Bottle Cap Mosaic (At Capacity)

We need artists and activists to help Solarize Northern Dutchess. How does a community accelerate the adoption of solar energy? Personal/neighbor to neighbor, trusted communications and recognizable symbols are key. Help the Northern Dutchess Alliance make Solar Sunbursts and other marketing materials that we can use in our 2016 campaign. …

Exploring the Shadows of Leadership: Lessons Learned from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (At Capacity)

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. (MLK) is the beloved icon of the Civil Rights Movement and for many Americans he is the chief champion of social justice. Too often, the stories and images of MLK are limited to the march on Washington or in Selma, but what about MLK’s more …

Bird Friendly Campus (At Capacity)

The Birds of Campus! Birds are often sustained by backyard bird feeders and moderate micro environments in an urban winter setting. We will look for birds and fill their feeders. Wear warm clothes, but no need for bird expertise or special equipment, as these will be provided.  12:00 PM – 3:00 …

Kingston Rail Trail (At Capacity)

Help an Urban Rail Trail find its way. Formerly a hub for many railroads, the old Kingston Point line is being turned into a rail trail, connecting uptown to downtown better connecting the community to nature and safe walking/riding trails.  Manual labor with trail clearing, sign making all in a …

On Campus Science Community Engagement (At Capacity)

Students from local schools and organizations will be arriving on campus for a day of scientific education and experimentation. Volunteers will be in charge of working through experiments with the students as well as assisting in setup and takedown. 11:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Hudson River Maritime Museum (At Capacity)

The Riverport Wooden Boat School at the Hudson River Maritime Museum needs volunteers to assist with the completion of the interior renovations of the boat school. We need people who have experience with power tools, who can paint, who have experience tiling, carpentry experience, and general home renovation experience. Work …