10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Berkner Hall, Room D
Support BNL's Housekeeping Standard to help ensure a safe, healthy, and clean environment for all workers. Clean out your office, conference rooms, and supply closets and get rid of clutter! Bring unwanted supplies to Berkner Hall Lobby and swap or just take what you need – for free! All supplies not swapped will be recycled. For more information, contact Francine Donnelly, Ext. 3381.
1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Berkner Hall
The Brookhaven Lab Community Relations Office is partnering with Citizens Campaign for the Environment to host the 2013 Long Island Earth Summit. Congressman Tim Bishop will give the keynote address. The Summit will also feature informative talks by Irene Boland Nielson, Climate Change Coordinator for EPA Region II, and professor Chris Gobler of Stony Brook University’s School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences. from 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Berkner Hall. Space is limited. Register now.
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., Berkner Hall Circle
Come see what’s new in the world of electric vehicles, hybrid electric vehicles, and plug-in hybrid electric vehicles. Learn about the benefits of owning an energy efficient vehicle and how you can help reduce air emissions while enjoying increased fuel economy. Vehicles from local dealers will be on display in front of Berkner Hall. Open to the public. Employees are welcome to invite family and friends. For more information, contact Jeff Williams, Ext. 5587.
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Berkner Hall
Learn about “green” products, energy and ecological conservation. For more information, contact Ruth Comas, Ext. 3545.
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Berkner Hall Lobby
Check out the photos taken by BNL staff, contractors, and visitors on the Earth Day 2013 photography show. The theme is: “What Does Earth Day Mean to You?” Learn more about the show and participating.
4 p.m., Berkner Hall Auditorium
Join us for the annual art contest awards ceremony. Awards will be presented to children from local schools for creating posters relating to environmental sustainability. For more information, contact Karen Ratel, Ext. 3711.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Join Lab staff at Heckscher Park to learn more about wildlife on Long Island, groundwater models, conservation, household hazardous wastes, and more.