★ Jan 5, 6:00 to 7:30pm: Many insects have a positive effect on the world, and certain plants abet this happy work. Delve into this fascinating world with Heather Holm, part of the DLC’s Winter Speaker Series. Register here.
★ Dec. 1, 6:00 to 7:30pm: Famed entomologist Doug Tallamy will Zoom about how to reverse declining biodoversity in the second of the Dutchess Land Conservancy’s Virtual Winter Speaker Series, and it is free. Talks each month on the first Wednesday, same time. Future topics: bees, birds, invasive plants, and the year-round garden. Register at the DLC.
★ November 18, 5:30PM. Climate Smart Task Force Monthly Meeting: Deferred for Greenhouse Gas Inventory Priorities and Planning — public welcome. Email email@example.com for info.
★ Ex-hippies take note: VW is updating and electrifying the iconic VW Microbus. The Volkswagen ID.Buzz will be available here in late 2023 as a 2024 passenger model, with 200-hp RWD and 300-hp AWD versions. You won’t have to disembark the hitchhikers to make it up a hill. Learn more on our Electronic Vehicles page.
★ October 21, 5:30PM. Climate Smart Community Task Force Monthly Meeting. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
★ Thursday, Sept. 16, 7pm—Wildfire in the Western US: Causes, Consequences, & Adaptation, at the Cary Institute. A virtual conversation with three expert panelists moderated by Cary President Joshua Ginsberg. Free and open to all via Zoom; register at Eventbrite.
★ September 16, 5:30PM. Climate Smart Community Task Force Monthly Meeting. Email email@example.com for more info.