• Microplastic Madness - Outdoor Movie Night at SMLI

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    Name: Microplastic Madness - Outdoor Movie Night at SMLI
    Date: October 1, 2021
    Time: 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Spend Friday evening, October 1 on the beautiful Science Museum of Long Island grounds for Outdoor Movie Night, featuring Microplastic Madness, an award-winning documentary film about 56 5th grade students from P.S. 15 in Red Hook, Brooklyn who deep dive into the root causes of plastic pollution. Taking on the roles of citizen scientists and community advocates, they collect and use their own local data to inform policy by testifying and rallying at City Hall. Then they turned their focus back to school, taking action in their cafeteria to eliminate all single-use plastic!
    This is the year We Break Free from Plastics! What can you do to reduce plastic usage and waste in your home, school and community? The Film Screening will start at 6:30. Gates open at 5:30 with a Beyond Plastics science fair. Come with your Family. Bring Friends. Be inspired!
    Outdoor Movie Night is co-produced by Transition Town Port Washington and the Science Museum of Long Island, 1526 N. Plandome Road, Manhasset, NY
    Admission: $10 per adult, 18 & Under and PWSD Teachers and Personnel come FREE.
    Bring lawn chairs, blankets, snacks and beverages (no single use plastics!). And please, take everything with you that you bring in. Dress for a fall evening at the Preserve.
    Watch the Movie Trailer here.
    Click here to register for Outdoor Movie Night, featuring Microplastic Madness
    Click to read the TTPW Blog Post: PLASTICS, The Everlasting Pandemic
    Lawn of the Science Museum of Long Island 1526 N.Plandome Road, Manhasset, NY
    Date/Time Information:
    October 1st from 5:30-8:30pm
    Contact Information:
    To find out more information and to register: https://www.transitiontownpw.org/events/outdoor-movie-microplastic-madness
    $10 for adults.
    Free admission for PSWD personnel and 18 and under
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