ACE Events and Volunteer Opportunities


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EVENT:

Pre-Rally Meet-Up: People’s Climate March

Date and Time: Saturday, April 29, 9 a.m.

Location: Clarendon Central Park, 3100 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington

On April 29, people from all over the nation will gather in Washington, D.C. to demand action on climate change. Join fellow Arlingtonians before the march for a rally to demonstrate support for national action as well as for Arlington’s commitment to rethinking energy. The Arlington Acts on Climate pre-event rally will feature remarks by Arlington County Board Vice Chair Katie Cristol. The Sierra Club is organizing the rally in partnership with ACE.

ACE is hosting a meet up at the rally. Stop by the ACE tent, meet up with members and volunteers, and learn more about local ways to contribute to combating climate change. Sign up for the ACE People’s Climate March Meet Up to march with ACE in D.C.

#PeoplesClimateMarch

Sign up here.

 


EVENT:

Greater Arlington Solar Co-opGreater Arlington Solar Co-op May 10, 2017_Facebook & Twitter

Date and Time: Wednesday, May 10, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Location: Navy League Building, 2300 Wilson Boulevard, Arlington

Join ACE, AIRE, and VASUN for the first information session on the newest iteration of solar co-ops for Arlington and surrounding areas.

Register for the information session here.

 

 

 

 


EVENT:

15th Annual Green Home and Garden TourGreen Home and Garden Tour June 4, 2017_Facebook & Twitter

Date and Time: Sunday, June 4, 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Location: Details coming soon.

Come on this tour to get inspiration and ideas to go green at home! The 15th annual tour will include a mixture of new green homes, green renovations, and watershed-friendly gardens. See homes featuring energy efficient technologies, solar elements, water-saving technologies, native plants, rain gardens, and rain barrels, wildlife habitat, and more. This tour is sponsored by Arlingtonians for a Clean Environment and Arlington County Department of Environmental Services. The tour brochure with locations will be published here on May 15.

Suggested donation is $5 per person payable online or at the first tour stop.

 

 

 


VOLUNTEER:

Summer Solstice CelebrationSummer Solstice June 21, 2017_Facebook & Twitter

Date and Time: Wednesday, June 21,

Location: Details coming soon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


ON-GOING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:

Adopt-a-Street

adopt-a-streetPlease also consider getting involved with the Adopt-a-Street program through which you can help to keep your community clean by supporting litter control on a section of an Arlington Street. Learn more about how you can Adopt-a-Street through Arlington County.