Events

Events

Our events are designed to engage the public in understanding the potential eco-system that a well-informed community and healthy coastal environment can provide for themselves and their families.

In light of the corona virus, we have tailored a series of virtual programs for community members to stay in touch and inspire one another during this difficult time. Check out our website for regular updates.

 

Virtual Knitalong

Wednesday, December 2, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Join us on Zoom

This is a space for community members to come together virtually to knit. All levels are welcome! Join us every Wednesday at 2:00pm by using this link: https://zoom.us/j/435817636

Resiliency in Rockaway: Climate Change and How We Can Make a Difference for Middle Schoolers

Friday, December 4, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual

Come join RISE in this exciting virtual Living Classroom series called Resiliency in Rockaway! In this three week long after school program, you will hear from knowledgeable, Rockaway educators about the topics of climate change, marine science, and the importance of filter feeders. This is a great opportunity for you to collaborate with students across the peninsula on fun activities and learn how the unique ecosystems that make up the community are adapting to our changing world.

We can see the effects of climate change on a regular basis, but in this session, we will come up with solutions together on how to make a more resilient coastline in this workshop tailored to middle schoolers.

 

Resiliency in Rockaway: Climate Change and How We Can Make a Difference for High Schoolers

Friday, December 4, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Virtual

Come join RISE in this exciting virtual Living Classroom series called Resiliency in Rockaway! In this three week long after school program, you will hear from knowledgeable, Rockaway educators about the topics of climate change, marine science, and the importance of filter feeders. This is a great opportunity for you to collaborate with students across the peninsula on fun activities and learn how the unique ecosystems that make up the community are adapting to our changing world.

We can see the effects of climate change on a regular basis, but in this session, we will come up with solutions together on how to make a more resilient coastline in this workshop tailored to high schoolers.

Resiliency in Rockaway: The Wonderful World of Marine Science for Middle Schoolers

Friday, December 11, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual

Come join RISE in this exciting virtual Living Classroom series called Resiliency in Rockaway! In this three week long after school program, you will hear from knowledgeable, Rockaway educators about the topics of climate change, marine science, and the importance of filter feeders. This is a great opportunity for you to collaborate with students across the peninsula on fun activities and learn how the unique ecosystems that make up the community are adapting to our changing world.

Become more connected to this coastal community by diving into the many cool ways we can observe the health of our oceans in this workshop tailored to middle schoolers.
 

Resiliency in Rockaway: The Wonderful World of Marine Science for High Schoolers

Friday, December 11, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Virtual

Come join RISE in this exciting virtual Living Classroom series called Resiliency in Rockaway! In this three week long after school program, you will hear from knowledgeable, Rockaway educators about the topics of climate change, marine science, and the importance of filter feeders. This is a great opportunity for you to collaborate with students across the peninsula on fun activities and learn how the unique ecosystems that make up the community are adapting to our changing world.

Become more connected to this coastal community by diving into the many cool ways we can observe the health of our oceans in this workshop tailored to high schoolers.

Resiliency in Rockaway: Shell-ebrate Oysters as Fantastic Filter Feeders for Middle Schoolers

Friday, December 18, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Virtual

Come join RISE in this exciting virtual Living Classroom series called Resiliency in Rockaway! In this three week long after school program, you will hear from knowledgeable, Rockaway educators about the topics of climate change, marine science, and the importance of filter feeders. This is a great opportunity for you to collaborate with students across the peninsula on fun activities and learn how the unique ecosystems that make up the community are adapting to our changing world.

Gain a new appreciation for these mighty little creatures by learning about the past, present, and future of oysters in Rockaway in this workshop tailored to middle schoolers.

Resiliency in Rockaway: Shell-ebrate Oysters as Fantastic Filter Feeders for High Schoolers

Friday, December 18, 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Virtual

Come join RISE in this exciting virtual Living Classroom series called Resiliency in Rockaway! In this three week long after school program, you will hear from knowledgeable, Rockaway educators about the topics of climate change, marine science, and the importance of filter feeders. This is a great opportunity for you to collaborate with students across the peninsula on fun activities and learn how the unique ecosystems that make up the community are adapting to our changing world.

Gain a new appreciation for these mighty little creatures by learning about the past, present, and future of oysters in Rockaway in this workshop tailored to high schoolers.