Good Ground Farmers Market
Aug
15
3:00 PM15:00

Good Ground Farmers Market

The Good Ground Farmers Market is held rain or shine at 84 West Montauk Highway (across from the Hampton Bays Fire Dept) on Thursdays from 3 - 7 pm, from May 23rd through September 5th, 2019! With over 30 vendors, the market features all locally grown, caught, and hand-prepared products πŸ…πŸ₯•πŸ₯–

We also have non-profits, live entertainment, & crossing guards! See you at the next market! β™»οΈπŸŽ΅β€οΈ

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Earth Day Festival at Good Ground Park
May
18
11:00 AM11:00

Earth Day Festival at Good Ground Park

The Ecological Culture Initiative will join the Town of Southampton’s Earth Day Festival at Good Ground Park on Saturday, May 18th, 2019, 11 am - 3 pm at 9A Squiretown Road, Hampton Bays, NY 🌎🌱 (Rain date: May 19th)

Demonstrations & fun activities include hiking, yoga, face painting, pottery making, composting, organic lawn care, and how to make bath bombs. And don’t miss the performance by the Good Ground Ukulele Players at 2 pm!

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Earth Day Screening of Normal Is Over 1.1
Apr
22
7:00 PM19:00

Earth Day Screening of Normal Is Over 1.1

The Ecological Culture Initiative and the Southampton Arts Center will host a FREE film screening of the award-winning documentary Normal Is Over 1.1 on Earth Day, Monday, April 22nd, 2019 at 7:00 pm at the Southampton Arts Center πŸ“½

Complimentary local popcorn and kombucha will be served 🍿 After the film, there will be a Q&A with filmmaker Renée Scheltema and ECI staff

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Seed Sorting Party
Feb
11
7:00 PM19:00

Seed Sorting Party

The Ecological Culture Initiative will host a Seed Sorting Party on Monday, February 11th, 2019, 7 - 9 PM at the Hampton Bays Public Library, 52 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 🌱

Please call the Library to register!

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ECI Community Yoga
Dec
2
6:00 PM18:00

ECI Community Yoga

ECI Community Yoga 🌻 

Join us for ECI Community Yoga at its new home in 2019 - stay tuned!

suggested donation: $10 β€’ bring a yoga mat β€’ wear comfortable clothing β€’ led by Anne Moyer, Marc Fasanella, Mia Fasanella, & Lauren Carrozzi

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Seed Saving Workshop
Nov
5
7:00 PM19:00

Seed Saving Workshop

Join the Rachel Stephens and other ECI staff for a hands-on workshop in Seed Saving. Seed harvesting, processing, and proper storage procedures will be discussed and practiced. Please bring any locally harvested seeds if you have them to donate. Seeds will be used to restock the Good Ground Seed Library 🌱

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ECI Permablasts!
Sep
8
2:00 PM14:00

ECI Permablasts!

  • 81 Lynn Avenue Hampton Bays, NY, 11946 United States (map)
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Cancelled β†’ The Saturday Sep 8th Permablast, and all future Permablasts, have been cancelled due to lack of volunteers. If you or someone you know would like to revive them, please contact info@eciny.org or 631-335-9137 (call or text) πŸŒ± 

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Grow Food film screening
Aug
30
7:00 PM19:00

Grow Food film screening

ECI will host a free preview screening of the upcoming new documentary Grow Food on Thursday, August 30th, 2018, 7 - 9 pm at the Hampton Bays Public Library.

Grow Food filmmakers Joe Rignola and Jessica Smith will deliver a short presentation about the message of the film, including a 10-20 minute preview, and follow with a Q&A session πŸ“½

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ECI Farmers' Market Lunch
Aug
25
2:00 PM14:00

ECI Farmers' Market Lunch

The Ecological Culture Initiative will host a Farmers' Market Lunch on Saturday, August 25th, 2018 from 2 - 4 pm in the Breezeway of St. Mary's Episcopal Church, 165 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 🍽

Price: $30 per person - limited to 25 people πŸ₯— [Sold Out!!!]

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New Classes in Organic Gardening!
May
25
6:00 PM18:00

New Classes in Organic Gardening!

Organic Gardening Certificate Program β€’ Starting Friday, May 25th! Learn the basic skills and knowledge needed to develop a bio-intensive vegetable garden from the ground up 🌱

Registration is now open!! Please Call the Town of Southampton Parks & Recreation Department at 631-728-8585, or visit 6 Newtown Road Mon-Fri, 8:30 am - 4 pm

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Inhabit Matinee film screening
Apr
21
2:30 PM14:30

Inhabit Matinee film screening

The Ecological Culture Initiative will host a matinee screening of the award winning documentary INHABIT: A Permaculture Perspective on Saturday, April 21st, 2018, 2:30 - 5 pm at the Hampton Bays Public Library. Running time is 1hr 32 minutes. After the movie, the ECI Staff will hold a question and answer session.

Movie tickets are $15 and should be purchased in advance 🌱

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Seed Sorting Party
Mar
14
7:00 PM19:00

Seed Sorting Party

The Ecological Culture Initiative will host a Seed Sorting Party on Wednesday, March 14th, 2018, 7 - 9 PM at the Hampton Bays Public Library, 52 Ponquogue Ave, Hampton Bays, NY 🌱

Please call the Library to register!

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Heritage Gardens Tea
Feb
25
2:00 PM14:00

Heritage Gardens Tea

Heritage Gardens Tea 🍡

Join the staff of ECI for a mid-winter gathering featuring teas from locally grown or foraged sources, as well as savory organic baked goods. Learn how to make teas from native plants that have medicinal properties.

Price: $20 per person - SOLD OUT!!!!

Sunday, February 25th, 2018, 2-4 PM
Historic St. Joseph's Villa on Shinnecock Bay
81 Lynn Ave, Hampton Bays, NY

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Inhabit film screening
Jan
23
7:00 PM19:00

Inhabit film screening

The Ecological Culture Initiative will host a screening of the award winning documentary Inhabit: A Permaculture Perspective on Tuesday, January 23rd, 2018, 7 - 9 pm at the Hampton Bays Public Library. Running time is 1hr 32 minutes. After the movie, the ECI Staff will hold a question and answer session.

Movie tickets are $15 and should be purchased in advance 🌱

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Heritage Gardens Groundbreaking
Nov
25
2:00 PM14:00

Heritage Gardens Groundbreaking

Heritage Gardens Groundbreaking πŸŒ±

Saturday, November 25th, 2017
2 - 5 pm @ St. Joseph's Villa
81 Lynn Ave, Hampton Bays

3 pm Reception - Organic refreshments, ECI intro, Heritage Gardens Q & A

Please join us for the groundbreaking of the Heritage Gardens at St. Joseph's Villa, a new ECI Teaching Garden for learning ecosystem gardening techniques, habitat restoration, localized food production, composting, rain harvesting & much more!

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Backyard Permaculture Bonfire Party
Oct
28
7:00 PM19:00

Backyard Permaculture Bonfire Party

  • 50 Canoe Place Road Hampton Bays, NY, 11946 United States (map)
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Backyard Permaculture Bonfire Party πŸ”₯

Saturday, October 28th, 2017
7 pm @ 50 Canoe Place Rd
Corner of Canoe Place and Carter Rd

Please join the staff of ECI for an evening of gourmet permaculture and conviviality. Bonfire, baked goods, LI cheese pumpkin pies, mulled cider, and more! 

Price: $20 per person, limited to 30 people

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Fall Equinox Community Yoga
Sep
22
5:00 PM17:00

Fall Equinox Community Yoga

Fall Equinox Community Yoga 🌻 Good Ground Yoga

Friday, September 22nd, 2017 β€’ 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm
Good Ground Yoga β€’ 107-5 Montauk Hwy, Hampton Bays, NY
led by Leslie Pearlman & Mia Fasanella

suggested donation: $10 β€’ bring a yoga mat β€’ wear comfortable clothing

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