Sustainable Arlington

Arlington Vision 2020 Committee/Mass. Climate Action Network (MCAN) Chapter

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Upcoming SA Meetings

17 Jan 2018
07:30PM - 09:00PM
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Welcome to Sustainable Arlington

Sustainable Arlington acts on a local level to promote climate stabilization and other important environmental goals.  We are a Town of Arlington Vision 2020 Environment Committee and a chapter of the Massachusetts Climate Action Network.

Do you have ideas for ways that Arlington can reduce home and Town energy consumption, speed up the switch to renewables, and manage our environmental resources more sustainably? If you do, please come to one of our monthly meetings listed on this website.

Thanks for visiting.

 March for Science

on Boston Common, Sat., 4/22/17, 1-4 pm

(see calendar listing at right for details)

Other events:

Somerville: Tiny Great Outdoors Festival, Sun., 4/23/17, 12-2 pm, at the Quincy Street Open Space, 16 Quincy St., near Union Square in Somerville. Free.

Go on tiny hikes led by scientists and wildlife experts through Somerville’s tiniest “urban wild” to explore urban wildlife and learn how global warming is changing the environment; help plant a tree (and take home a free seedling); and participate in activities, games and art in this event presented by the Somerville Arts Council and Somerville Office of Sustainability and Environment. Information

Arlington: Earth Day activity at Robbins Library: T-shirt hackathon


create a reusable grocery bag from an old t-shirt


Join Arlington Recycles at the Robbins Library on Earth Day, Thursday, April 20 from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM in the children's room, where we'll transform an old t-shirt while learning more about the value of textiles and the multiple possibilities of giving them another life! No sewing needed. Bring your own shirt or use one we've been collecting...many styles, colors and sizes to choose from.


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Latest Events

05 Dec 2017
Community Food Systems Conference 2017, Boston
05 Dec 2017
05:30PM - 08:00PM
Celebrate Arlington's Food Link MA
09 Dec 2017
09:00AM - 12:00PM
[Arl] RECYLING CENTER, Saturday Pop-up
06 Jan 2018
09:00AM - 12:00PM
[Arl] RECYLING CENTER, Saturday Pop-up