ACT LOCALLY: GRID's Round-up of local events and newsy bits

Decisions, decisions. Your Saturday is looking booked.

Tuesday, March 22 & Wednesday, March 23

SustainNext Summit. This event, being held at Drexel University, brings together international leaders in sustainability and education to our area to discuss a collaboration on issues such as energy and waste. For more information, and to register for the event, click here.

Saturday, March 26 10:00a.m.-12:00 p.m.

PASA Beginner Cheese Making. PASA will host a cheese making class at Klein Farms Dairy and Creamery. It includes a brief tour, followed by lessons on how to make fresh Mozzarella, and demonstration on Cheddar and Frommage. Be sure to register here, before March 23rd. Space is limited to 15 participants!

Saturday, March 26, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Introduction to Electric Vehicle Conversion. This one day mini-course will go over the basics of a gas to electric vehicle conversion. The seminar will include an overview of components, process, and costs. The event is being held at Green Jobs Academy in Bristol, PA. For more information and to register, visit here.

Saturday, March, 26, 9:00 a.m.-1p.m.

Wingohocking Watershed Tour with Historian Adam Levine. Meet at Wyck Historic House and Garden, 6026 Germantown Avenue, and embark on a fascinating bus tour with stops including the Awbury Arboretum and Belfield, home of Charles Wilson Peale. Cost: $15 for Wyck members, $17 non-members. To register, please visit here.

Saturday, March 26, 8:00pm - 11:00pm

The Studio Series at Studio34. Visit Studio 34 Yoga Healing Arts for March’s Studio series, featuring work by Melinda Faylor (interdisciplinary theater, New York), Lacy James (dance & music, Philadelphia), Rebecca Patek (dance), Urban Wash Dance Company + Through the Looking Glass (dance & multimedia, New York) and MORE artists TBA!