Monthly Archives: February 2016

NAG Screening of Blue Vinyl at Nitehawk: March 1

We’re hosting a NAG Screening of Blue Vinyl at Nitehawk on March 1, 7pm. Come for the film (the world’s first toxic comedy!) and the awesome food, snacks and drinks, and stay for a Q&A with the film’s co-director Judith Helfand, NAG Boardmember Mike Schade and Greenpoint leader Laura Risi Hofmann. We’ll talk about how the issues discussed in the film connect with Greenpoint’s legacy of industrial pollution – namely the NuHart state Superfund site – and how we can work together to fight for a healthier community. This plant made vinyl […]

Join NAG for Another Environmental Happy Hour at Muchmores in Williamburg

Our Environmental Happy Hour in December was a great success so we’re hosting another one, with all new speakers.  For updated information and to RSVP please see the Facebook event page. The happy hour will be hosted by NAG’s community organizer Jennie Romer and will feature short (5 minute) talks by: – Mike Schade, is the Mind the Store Campaign Director for Safer Chemicals, Healthy Families and locally is on the board of Neighbors Allied for Good Growth (NAG), steering committee of McGolrick Park Neighborhood Alliance (MPNA), and Co-Chair of the […]