Past Activities

Event/ProgramDateDescription
Hanover/Norwich Spring Cleans Yard SaleSaturday, May 12, 2018, 9 AM-1PMCalling all residents, neighborhoods, groups and organizations. May 12th is going to be the second annual neighborhood yard sale day.  Read more...
8th Annual Hanover/Dartmouth Community Yard Sale


September 2, 2017

Neighbors helping neighbors through re-use and recycling. Read more...
Introducing the Sustaining Landscapes Initiative

Monday, June 12, 2017

7 PM, Howe Library Mayer Room

Create sustainable landscape demonstration sites using Perma-culture principles to address environmental issues.  Read more...
Hanover Spring Cleans Neighborhood Yard Sales

Saturday, May 13, 2017

10:00 A.M. - 2:00 P.M.

The first annual Hanover Spring Cleans Town Wide Yard Sale was a big success for both the 35+ sellers and the many shoppers who came looking for bargains.  Thanks to all the participants, surplus goods of all sorts were kept out of the landfill and were given new homes and uses.
Community Solar Workshop

Thursday, April 27, 2017

6:00 - 7:30 P.M.

Richmond Middle School

Learn about community solar in NH, group net metering, legal aspects and funding opportunities for landowners, non-profits and businesses.  Read more...
Panel Presentation: How Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency Can Save You Money: Success Stories from Our Community

Thursday, March 2, 2017

6:30 - 8:30 P.M.

Kilton Library Community Room (West Lebanon)

This panel presentation will cover examples of financial savings and reduced energy consumption through renewable energy projects and energy efficiency. Read more..
Ready for 100 EndorsementFebruary 6, 2017Selectboard endorses Ready for 100 movement to 100% clean renewable energy by 2050, previously endorsed by Sustainable Hanover.  Please read the revised endorsement here.
Upper Valley Green Power ChallengeLIMITED TIME OFFER. Sign-up ends Oct. 31, 2016A unique opportunity to buy Green-E Certified 100% renewable power at a group rate for your NH home or small business.  Read more...
Plastic Plant Pot Recycling2016-No collections

A note from the Sustainable Hanover Recycling Committee:

The special collection days sponsored by Longacre's Nursery and the Sustainable Hanover Committee have been suspended for 2016. Hanover residents may put clean plastic pots marked with humbers 1 through 7 in their curbside bins.

We regret this development and will pick up the program in the future if it becomes practical to do so.

What Does a 100% Renewable Energy Future Look Like? National, State & Local PerspectivesWednesday, January 20, 2016, 7 to 9 pm at Filene Auditorium, Moore Hall, Dartmouth CollegeEnvision a future powered 100% by renewable energy. Read more...
Hanover Button Up WorkshopThursday, October 22, 2015, 7-9 PM at R.W. Black Community CenterSave money and increase the energy efficiency of your home with energy training manager Andy Duncan. Read more...
Green Cleaning WorkshopThursday, June 25, 2015, 5:30-7:30 PM at Co-op Food Store in Lebanon, NHFREE workshop on household cleaners.  Learn what cleaners to avoid and how to make your own homemade cleaners
Solarize Hanover

Enrollments: Oct to Jan 2015

Installations: Spring to Summer 2015

62 residents and businesses signed contracts through Solarize Hanover to generate their own clean, renewable electricity
Gear-to-Go Sale at Tracy Hall, Norwich, VTApril 4, 2015, 10 am - 1 pmJoin the re-use movement-buy/sell/give away used equipment.