Working together for a more sustainable Needham

134 years later, reuniting Needham and Wellesley!
Join us and over 30 exhibitors at the 2015 Sustainable Living Festival
Saturday, May 16th from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm
Save energy and money! Sign up for a new and improved no-cost Mass Save home energy assessment.
Find out about rebates and incentives that can help pay for energy-saving improvements to your home!
Did you know?
In 2014, solar PV accounted for 32% of new electric generating capacity in the U.S.
(Source: SEIA-GTM Solar Market 4Q2014 Insight Report)

Sustainable Living Festival

Saturday, May 16th 2015
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Needham Farmer’s Market – Sunday, May 31, 2015

May 31, 2015
at 12:00 PM
behind Needham Bank

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Needham Farmer’s Market – Sunday, June 7, 2015

June 7, 2015
at 12:00 PM
behind Needham Bank

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Going to Pots: Outdoor Container Gardens

June 8, 2015
at 7:00 PM
Needham Public Library

Adults & Teens program Master gardener Betty Sanders will lead a discussion of techniques and demonstrate five unique container gardens, using a...read more


Call for Volunteers to Help at the Sustainable Living Festival on May 16th!

On Saturday, May 16th, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Green Needham and Sustainable Wellesley are co-sponsoring a Sustainable Living Festival. Are you available for two hours on Sat. May 16th between 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p...Read more

Posted: May 8th

Needham Businesses recognized at 2015 Chamber Green Business Awards Breakfast

Three Needham businesses were recognized for taking a leadership role in the stewardship of the environment at the Newton-Needham Chamber’s annual Green Business Breakfast on May 6. The annual event was held outdoors along the banks of the Charles River, at the Newton-Marriott Hotel...Read more

Posted: May 7th

Sustainable Wellesley Program: The Financial Benefits of Sustainability

Join Wellesley College, Sustainable Business Network, & Sustainable Wellesley on Wednesday, May 6th at 7:30 PM in the Science Center Auditorium at Wellesley College for their program, “The Financial Benefits of Sustainability – An Evening of Humor and Insight,” where experts will discuss how Sustainable Business Practices create value, profit and business opportunities...Read more

Posted: Apr 30th

Announcing Living Green in Needham: Recycling and Transportation

How -- exactly -- does one live a more environmentally-sensitive lifestyle in Needham? Just in time for Earth Day, Green Needham is pleased to announce the completion of the first two sections of "Living Green in Needham," a project that will result in a comprehensive on-line compendium of useful information and "green living" tips specific to Needham...Read more

Posted: Apr 20th