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

Earth Day at the Library

April 22, 2015
at 10:00 AM
Needham Public Library

Earth Day Events for Children at the Nedham Public Library 10 and 11 am – earth-themed storytimes for children ages 2-5 11 am  “Bugs for ...read more


Green Decade Newton: “The Power of One Voice” Film Showing

April 22, 2015
at 7:00 PM
Newton Free Library, Druker Auditorium

Please join Green Decade Newton for our Wednesday, April 22 at 7pm Earth Day Program – “The Power of One Voice” film & discussion. This ...read more


Peace and Planet Rally in NYC

April 24, 2015
at 12:00 AM
NYC

On April 24-26, the international community will have a great gathering in NYC.   Thousands will attend from many European countries and Japan. Conf...read more


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

Part 2 of Movie “Fed Up” Showing at the Congregational Church of Needham

The Congregational Church of Needham is showing part 2 of the movie “Fed Up,” a documentary about food choices and the causes of obesity in the US on Sunday, March 29th, from 11:30-1:00,  with a discussion following.  See flyer for more info...Read more

Posted: Mar 25th

EPA Encourages Consumers to Save 1 Trillion Gallons of Wasted Water

EPA Press Release: 3/16/15 WaterSense Partners Celebrate Fix a Leak Week, March 16-22 Washington — Every year, more than one trillion gallons of water go down the drain because of household leaks. Leaks may increase a water bill by as much as 10 percent. The U.S...Read more

Posted: Mar 20th

Movie “Fed Up” Showing at the Congregational Church of Needham

The Congregational Church of Needham is showing part 1 of the movie “Fed Up,” a documentary about food choices and the causes of obesity in the US on Sunday, March 22nd, from 11:30-1:00.  (Part 2 will be show on 3/29 with a discussion following.)  See flyer for more info...Read more

Posted: Mar 18th

"GREENING YOUR ELECTRICITY" Program

We all know that renewable energy is our hope for the future, but how can we, as individuals, accelerate the urgently-needed transition to clean energy? On Monday, March 2nd, Green Needham presented their “Greening Your Electricity” program at the Needham Public Library...Read more

Posted: Mar 15th