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September 2009: Mark's report

September 2009: Mark’s report

When I decided to intern with a non-profit organization I googled, “local sustainable brooklyn,”  and that big wide web introduced me to Sustainable Flatbush. I had already searched a number of groups whose websites seemed too impersonal, too big, too far, or too bureaucratic. Then this delightfully designed web-page revealed itself with an unmistakably local […]

Welcome Back Bash at Brooklyn College

Where could you have seen a live band, a bearded woman, and Sustainable Flatbush?? At Brooklyn College’s Student Center’s Welcome Back Bash on October 6th, 2009. Campus Road was closed down and filled with tables of student groups and community organizations, games, street performers from Circus Amok, and live music provided by the Pimps of […]

Fall Foliage Walking Tour October 24th!

Fall Foliage Walking Tour October 24th!

Do you brush past that same old tree every day as you come and go from home, but forget that it’s even there? Would you like to know its name, its history, and admire its resplendent beauty at the peak of this colorful Fall season?

Keep leaf composting alive in Brooklyn!

Keep leaf composting alive in Brooklyn!

This Saturday, October 3rd, join with the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and local gardeners to take the initiative on establishing a community-led leaf composting project!

Bus Rapid Transit workshop tomorrow

Bus Rapid Transit workshop tomorrow

If you get around Brooklyn by bus (or would like to), your presence is requested at the Brooklyn College Student Center tomorrow (Wednesday, June 10th) at 6:30pm.

An Evening of Streetfilms on June 10th!

An Evening of Streetfilms on June 10th!

Sustainable Flatbush invites you to celebrate BikeBKLN by visualizing a future of Livable Streets!

Solar net-metering in Brooklyn!

Solar net-metering in Brooklyn!

I just learned about this 40 KW solar installation at 925 Bergen Street (aka the Monti Building)

Flatbush FreeMeet 2009!

Flatbush FreeMeet 2009!

Spring Cleaning? Don’t throw it away! Bring it to the FLATBUSH FREEMEET sponsored by Sustainable Flatbush and Freecycle™ New York City WHEN Saturday, May 9, 2009

Street Tree Walking Tour, Saturday 4/25/09!

Street Tree Walking Tour, Saturday 4/25/09!

Street-Tree Walking Tour this Saturday, April 25th! Join us in our second year of celebrating Arbor Day and the magnificent street trees of Brooklyn’s Victorian Flatbush.

FreeMeet in Park Slope this Saturday, April 18th!

FreeMeet in Park Slope this Saturday, April 18th!

Spring Cleaning? Don’t Throw It Away—-Bring it to the Freecycle™ NYC FreeMeet!