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New School Sustainability Courses at Union Square Greenmarket

Take the time to learn something new at the New School's outdoor classroom in the Union Square Greenmarket. For the month of April, the school has been offering sample-sized advanced education courses on sustainable topics like urban farming and green building. On Friday, April 20, nine different 30-minute lectures will be given by New School professors on a range of topics, including CSAs, biking in cities, and the school's winning Solar Decathlon house. (Free. Fri., Apr. 20. 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. North end of Union Square Park.)

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