Do This: River Rat Rhythm Project

WATERTOWN, NY: Looking for a great autumn project? The "River Rats" community steel drum band seeks people of all ages and skill levels to join the band this week!

Sessions are held Tuesday and Wednesday evenings. The band is directed at Arts on the Square in Watertown by Dan Hammond, a music teacher from Alexandria Central School.

For more information, contact Tammy at

Nicole Caldwell

Nicole Caldwell is a self-taught environmentalist, green-living savant and sustainability educator with more than a decade of professional writing experience. She is also the co-founder of Better Farm and president of betterArts. Nicole’s work has been featured in Mother Earth News, Reader’s Digest, Time Out New York, and many other publications. Her first book, Better: The Everyday Art of Sustainable Living, is due out this July through New Society Publishers.