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May 2021

Port Outdoors

May 6, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Port Outdoors

May 20, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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June 2021

Student Led Beach Clean Up

June 14, 2021 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Join Isabella and Alexandra Marks, two students from our Youth Climate Summit, as they host a clean up at North Hempstead Beach. Meet at the picnic tables near the bath house. Trash bags and disposable gloves will be provided.  

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Clean Up with Kostal Paddle

June 25, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

June 25th is the last day of school. Kids arrive home early in the morning. Grab your sunscreen and hat and meet us at the beach! Join Residents Forward and Kostal Paddle as we clean up Manorhaven Beach. Help out on land and at sea! We will provide gloves and garbage bags.

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Backyard Garden Tour

June 27, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Take a tour or Port Washington's beautiful backyard gardens! $25 per person for members, $35 per person for non-members become a member today and receive 2 tickets ($75) Thank you to our sponsors: Dawn Serignese Associate Real Estate Broker Kate Walz of KW Garden Design

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July 2021

It’s Not Too Late to Plant a Vegetable Garden!

July 13, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Learn what to plant right now and to make the most of the remainder of the growing season. meet at the Climate Awareness Garden (adjacent to the Schreiber High School Track) Learn from environmental educator Lynn Capuano. Free admission. Program for adults but children are welcome.

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SURVEY

July 29, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

residents Forward is working with the NY State Pollution Prevention Institute to create climate-friendly programs in our community. As such, we'd like to survey our residents about their own feelings and behaviors towards reducing impact on our natural resources. Please help us by filling out this simple survey – thank you!

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August 2021

Gardening Camp

August 2, 2021 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm
Schreiber High School, 100 Campus Drive
Port Washington, NY United States
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Prep Your Winter for Fall/Winter

August 17, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm

What can you do with your vegetable garden in the winter? Topics will include DIY greenhouses, caring for soil and compost.  All are welcome! Meet at the Climate Awareness Garden adjacent to the Schreiber High School track.

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Unveiling of New Mural!

August 30, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

Meet us at the School District Administrative Building on Campus Drive. We will unveil the new mural and thank those involved. Light refreshments will be served.

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September 2021

Port Outdoors

September 9, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Port Outdoors will be on Middle/Lower Main Street. That means that Main Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from Shore Road to Central Drive. See you from 5pm-10pm.

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Let’s Walk PW Launch Event

September 12, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Party in the Park

September 19, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Residents Forward has served the Port Washington Community for over 50 years. This fall we’re bringing back a beloved event, Party in the Park (PITP). As always, Party in the Park will have live music, family fun, carnival games, yummy refreshments and a tour of local resources for raising families in our great town.  Typically, businesses table at PITP in exchange for a sponsorship. Non-profits have always tabled for free. We offer a very unique opportunity for families to get…

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Port Outdoors

September 23, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tonight, Main Street will be closed to vehicles from PW Blvd to Mackey Avenue. Make your reservations now! See you from 5pm-10pm.

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Port Outdoors

September 30, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Tonight, Main Street will be closed to vehicles from PW Blvd to Mackey Avenue. Make your reservations now! See you from 5pm-10pm.

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October 2021

Climate Awareness Garden After School Program

October 4, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For students grades 1-12, this is an outdoors, hands-on environmental program Mondays at 4-5pm, begins October 4 for 10 weeks (weather permitting) Location: Climate Awareness Garden @ Schreiber Through gardening and other outdoor activities, elementary students will grow vegetables, address climate change and protect the environment, develop confidence and independence, and much more. Middle and High School students will participate in the garden program and be trained as mentors to the elementary students.

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Port Outdoors

October 7, 2021 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Port Outdoors will be on Middle/Lower Main Street. That means that Main Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from Shore Road to Central Drive. See you from 5pm-10pm.

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Halloween Walk, Story & Craft

October 29, 2021 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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November 2021

Yarn Arms Around Port Zoom Informational Launch

November 16, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Join us for the Zoom informational launch of “Yarn Arms around Port,” a public art project that will decorate local trees with crocheted yarn arms in celebration of Earth Month, April 2022. Hosted by the PWPL. Register at: https://pwpl.org/events/

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Let’s Walk PW Kick-Off to Holiday Magic

November 27, 2021 @ 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join us for a musical walk from the Main Street Mural Garden to the LIRR station. Receive a coupon for a free hot chocolate and a chance to win a gift card. Take pictures aboard Santa's sleigh!

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January 2022

Climate Awareness Garden Workshops

January 3 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Schreiber High School Faculty Cafeteria, 101 Campus Dr.
Port Washington, NY 11050 United States
$65

Students in grades 7-12: Reserve your spot for Climate Awareness Garden Mentorship workshops, scheduled on Mondays from 3:30-4:30 pm from January 3rd through March 21st, 2022. Become an educator in the global sustainability movement!

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February 2022

Residents Forward Board Meeting

February 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Interested in attending our board meeting? Write to pclass@pwresidents.org for more information.

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March 2022

Entry Deadline for our “I Love Trees” Video Contest

March 15 @ 6:00 pm

Do you love trees? Enter our "I Love Trees" Video Contest and show us how much!

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Yarn Arms Installation

March 26 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
232 Main Street, Port Washington, NY, 232 Main Street United States

Meet at the Landmark parking lot to help hang crocheted "yarn arms," created by more than 60 local fiber artists to hug 50 trees in Port Washington in honor of Earth Month. The rain date is Sunday, March 27. Wear sturdy, comfortable shoes and dress appropriately for the weather. Advanced registration is strongly encouraged; please email yarnarmsaroundport@gmail.com.

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April 2022

Yarn Arms Launch & Press Conference

April 1 @ 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Blumenfeld Family Park, 232 Main Street
Port Washington, NY 11050 United States

Town of North Hempstead, Nassau County, and NY State officials will join Residents Forward -- along with project director and fiber artist Allison White -- to announce and celebrate the installation of Yarn Arms Around Port. This project has brought together 60 Port residents to crochet granny squares and hands, which have become yarn arm "hugs" to be wrapped around 50 Port Washington trees for the month of April. Residents Forward will also announce the winners of its "I Love Trees" Video Contest--one of the environmental initiatives launched in conjunction with Yarn Arms Around Port. Join us!

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Community Coffee

April 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Crazy Cakes, 52 Main Street
Port Washington, NY 11050 United States
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Join us for a community coffee at Crazy Cakes Cafe! We want to hear your thoughts and ideas about how we can care for our community and make it the best it can be. We will be joined by Councilwoman Mariann Dalimonte. Purchase a coffee and a treat--then let's chat and get inspired!

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Spring 2022 Climate Awareness Garden Program–Second Class

April 11 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$65

The first class was held on April 4th, but it is not too late to sign up! Through Gardening and other outdoor activities, elementary students will grow vegetables, learn about climate change and environmental protection, & develop confidence & independence.

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“Be A Friend To Trees” Interactive Storytime

April 23 @ 10:00 am - 10:30 am

On Saturday, April 23rd, the Youth Council at the PIT at Landmark is hosting an Earth Day Art Festival and generously donating 50% of the proceeds to Residents Forward! We will kick off the festivities with an interactive reading of Be a Friend to Trees by Patricia Lauber. Meet for storytime at 10:00 am under the big tree on the West Lawn of the Landmark Building.

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Clean Green Main Street

April 30 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us for our annual Main Street Clean Up. Meet at the LIRR station at 9:00 am. We'll provide gloves, bags and tools. All you need is comfortable clothing and a desire to make Port Washington beautiful! We invite the participation of troops, teams and clubs--and any middle or high school students who need volunteer hours. Thank you to the Town of North Hempstead and Precision Work Inc. for making this event possible.

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May 2022

Manorhaven Preserve Clean Up

May 12 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Let's clean up the Manorhaven Preserve! Meet in the parking lot of Our Lady of Fatima Church on Manorhaven Boulevard at 3:30 pm.

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June 2022

Gala 2022

June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
North Hempstead Beach Park Pavilion, 175 West Shore Road
Port Washington, NY 11050 United States
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Gala tickets are on sale! RSVP for our "No Dream Too Big, No Job Too Small," honoring Mindy Germain and Melissa Vissicchio. We can't wait to celebrate in-person and outdoors! Please note the rain date, June 10th!

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Second Annual Backyard Garden Tour

June 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Last year’s garden tour was so much fun that we’re bringing it back. Join us on Sunday, June 5th, from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm for a tour of seven gardens in Harbor Acres. Enjoy a peak behind the gates of some of the beautiful gardens in our community while supporting Residents Forward! Please register below.  

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Bay Walk Clean-Up

June 10 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Help clean up the Bay Walk in preparation for Be the Rainbow's Second Annual Pride Walk. Meet at Bay Walk Park at 3:00 pm.

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