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Film about Tackling Food Waste

December 8, 2015
at 6:30 PM
Wellesley Free Library

Watch the award-winning movie about food waste, “Just Eat It,” inspired the book “America’s Wasteland,” by Wellesley High graduate more

Film Showing and Presentation About Food Rescue Organization Coming Up on Dec. 8th

Americans are wasting more than $165 billion worth of food every year according to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).  Green Needham's October 22nd program on Food Waste  was a first step to bring together the Needham community to take action locally.  But Needham is far from alone in this effort...Read more

Posted: Nov 23rd

Nine from Needham Make Their Voices Heard at the State House

Last month, a small group from Temple Beth Elohim in Wellesley answered Pope Francis' call to respond to climate change, and the MA Interfaith Coalition for Climate Action was born. They began to reach out to other houses of worship, and planned a gathering for October 12th at their temple...Read more

Posted: Nov 15th

ACTION DAY at the State House Tuesday, Nov. 10

Our legislators are making key decisions about the energy future of our state: more fossil fuel infrastructure or more renewable energy?  A big rally is planned for 10 am on Tuesday, November 10 at the State House, followed by meetings with our legislators from 11 am to 1 pm...Read more

Posted: Nov 2nd

Program on Reducing Food Waste in Needham

An engaged audience and lively discussion at the Green Needham program on reducing food waste marked the beginning of efforts to address the issue in our own town...Read more

Posted: Nov 2nd

MBTA Rider Census - Please Take the Survey!

The MBTA has launched the MBTA Rider Census, a system-wide passenger survey, at The results of the census play an important role in planning future service and ensuring service is provided fairly, so please participate...Read more

Posted: Nov 1st