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Color Irondequoit Green

Advancing Climate Solutions at the Local Level

Upcoming Events and Ways to Connect


Color Irondequoit Green (CIG) Monthly Meeting


Come meet the group in person!


    • Monday, June 10th 7:00 pm
    • Irondequoit Public Library, 1290 Titus Ave, rm 214
    • Come meet our members and learn about our initiatives


Consolidated Calendar of Events


Use this calendar to see many events offered by the Accelerator, other local Color Your Community Green groups, Pachamama, Reconnect Rochester, ROC Vegan Society, and others.

Navigational tips!

  • Use the left hand side bar to for color coded events.
  • Use the magnifying glass search icon in the upper right corner to search for specific information. For example, search: “heat pumps”.


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CIG’s EcoFair


Thursday, June 27th

Irondequoit Farmers Market

1280 Titus Ave

4 – 8 PM

Color Irondequoit Green is hosting it’s own EcoFair! Conveniently located at the Farmer’s market barn. Join us for information and activities!


  • low waste shopping
  • repairs and recycling goods
  • invasive species
  • composting
  • native trees in Irondequoit
  • kid’s activities: butterfly puddlers



Creating Healthy Yards with Native Plants & Backyard Beneficial Insects


Tuesday, May 21

Irondequoit Public Library rm 114

7:00 PM

Full details here

In this two part program you will:

1. learn from expert Megan Meyer how to create a yard that is healthy for you and the environment

2. learn from expert Dr. Kaitlin Stack Whitney concrete ways to help conserve beneficial insects beyond yards and without land ownership.



Rochester Bike Week 2024


Events span May 10th – 19th

  • Group bike rides
  • Free bike repair events
  • Great community
  • Bike to Work Day May 17th

Check out all event details on the Reconnect Rochester site.


The purpose is to celebrate bicycling in Monroe County, show newcomers how welcoming our bike community is, and encourage residents to leave their cars at home for short trips in good weather in favor of two or three wheeled devices.


Join Us


As a recently founded group, Color Irondequoit Green has so much potential for new environmental initiatives. Join an existing initiative, or bring your passion for an environmental issue, find similarly passionate people to form a team, and start an initiative!



Find our socials


Keep up with the latest information and connect with other members of the group.

CIG Facebook Group

CIG Instagram



Color Your Community Green

We are organized under the umbrella of Color Your Community Green, an initiative of the Climate Solutions Accelerator program.

Our group has many resources and tools to help you take tangible actions towards a more sustainable community.