Hudson Mohawk Bird Club: Preparing for Climate Change

Monday, 3/2, 7:00 PMclimate-change

This presentation will include an overview of climate science and an examination of observed and expected effects of climate change, with a focus on New York’s natural resources.

Our speaker will then describe several New York State climate-change programs, especially climate smart communities, the state’s energy and climate outreach and technical support program for local governments.

A 27-year veteran of the State Department of Environmental Conservation, speaker Mark Lowery is a climate policy analyst in the Office of Climate Change.

Capital District Genealogical Society: Conservation of Family Heirlooms

Saturday, 2/28, 12:00 PM to 4:00 PMconservation

Gwenn Spicer of Spicer Art Conservation will discuss Textiles, Objects, Paper and Upholstery while Samantha Couture of Flyleaf Bindery discusses book conservation.

The speaker/program begins at 1:00 PM followed by social time at 2:30 PM.  The Computer Group begins at 3:00 PM.