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Growing And Preserving Herbs at Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center

September 26, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm
We will explore the world of herbal medicine and its connections to the garden and kitchen. Many of our most common kitchen herbs and spices are not only powerhouses in the medicinal world but easy to grow in the garden. We will cover the definition of herbal medicine, the basics of planning a pollinator-friendly herb garden, properties and uses of popular kitchen medicinals, and preserving herbs from the summer for use throughout the fall and winter. This workshop includes a demo on making…See More
Tyler Snortum-Phelps left a comment for Tascha Barnes
"Welcome Tascha! I hope we will get to meet you soon!"
Jul 15
Tascha Barnes is now a member of Sustainable Contra Costa Network
Jul 15
Tyler Snortum-Phelps updated an event

Gettin' Wriggly With It: Build A Worm Composting Bin at Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center

July 18, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm
Don't toss your precious food scraps into the green can. Use them to make the best fertilizer EVER! Keeping a worm bin at home is easy, takes mere minutes each week, produces NO odors, and is fun for the whole family. Your garden and houseplants will thank you. This hands-on bin-building workshop provides everything you need to get started, and you will go home with complete ready-to-start bin, including the worms!ADVANCE REGISTRATION REQUIRED! You will not receive a worm bin without reserving…See More
Jul 12
Ed Morales commented on Tyler Snortum-Phelps's blog post County Hazardous Materials Commission has openings
"I am happy to apply for the Environmental Alternate seat. I have been a member of the commission in the past. In order to do so, I would need a letter of nomination from SCOCO on SCOCO letter head. Let me know."
Jul 11
Tyler Snortum-Phelps posted a blog post

County Hazardous Materials Commission has openings

County Hazardous Materials Commission Has 3 Openings Seeking residents for this vital County leadership role Contra Costa has many industrial facilities which handle hazardous materials, including oil refineries and chemical plants. The role of the Hazardous Materials Commission is to advise the Board of Supervisors and county staff on matters relating to the…See More
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Fall Workshop Series

Visit the Events Calendar to for all the details on our last two workshops of the season: Using & Preserving Medicial Herbs, and Party For The Planet: Sustainable Entertaining.

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