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Greening Greenfield to match donations received before Friday

Friday, December 11, 2015

GREENFIELD — Greening Greenfield is once again looking for support. Several of its current supporters recently offered to match dollar-for-dollar all donations it receives by Dec. 18. Susan Worgaftik said donations will help the group continue its work, as well as support programs it offers throughout the year. In 2016, Greening Greenfield will offer its 6th annual film series, which will concentrate on creating solutions to environmental challenges, she said. … 0

Green group, All Souls to talk climate change

Monday, November 9, 2015

GREENFIELD — Greening Greenfield and All Souls Unitarian Universalist Church will hold an event to discuss concerns about climate change on Monday from 7 to 9 p.m. “The UN Climate Conference In Paris: Challenges and Opportunities & What We Can Do” will be held Monday in the church at 399 Main St. Participants will learn what they can do so their voices are … 0

Time capsule with green message buried on Greenfield Town Common

Sunday, June 7, 2015

GREENFIELD — Sandra Boston believes we live in what she calls, “an extraction economy,” which is why she and other members of Greening Greenfield buried a time capsule to be opened 50 years from now. “We take things out of the earth and we use them as if they’re free,” she explained. “Then … 0

Greening Greenfield looks ahead to 2050

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

GREENFIELD — The town’s energy committee is looking ahead almost 40 years to what Greenfield and Franklin County might look like in 2050. Greening Greenfield is planning its second annual spring forum, this time, “Creating Greenfield’s Future: Visions for 2050,” for early April and hopes to draw more … 0

Greening Greenfield to show film on nuclear industry

Wednesday, January 9, 2013

GREENFIELD — The Greening Greenfield energy committee and Concerned Citizens of Franklin County will be joined by anti-nuclear Citizens Awareness Network, SAGE Alliance, and Safe & Green Campaign in offering a one-time-only showing of the film “The Atomic States of America.” The film on the nuclear industry is … 0

Greening Greenfield gets more than it expected

Sunday, December 23, 2012

GREENFIELD — When Greening Greenfield decided to join the new Valley Gives fundraiser this year, its members hoped to reach the $2,000 goal they set. “We were amazed and very happy when it was over,” said Greening Greenfield Treasurer Susan Worgaftik of Greenfield. “People were so generous.” The … 0

Letter: Valley Gives

Monday, December 17, 2012

Thank you, Franklin County, for your support of Greening Greenfield during Valley Gives Day! Your generosity allows us to move forward with the projects we have planned for 2013. We would also like to thank The Recorder for their involvement in educating the region about Valley Gives Day. … 0