Our 2018 Partners

Members

Latest Activity

Tyler Snortum-Phelps posted an event
Thumbnail

Electric Vehicles 101: Everything You Need to Get Started! at Ecology Center

April 16, 2019 from 6:30pm to 8pm
Join Ecology Center on April 16th for a Climate #SolutionSalon!Thinking about buying an Electric Vehicle? EV 101 will discuss what vehicles are currently available, and their respective ranges. Other topics include charging and charging infrastructure, rebates, buying and leasing and other subjects pertinent to owning an EV. There will be plenty of time for questions. Guest experts include Elena Engel and Suzanne Loosen.Free event…See More
19 hours ago
Tyler Snortum-Phelps's 2 events were featured
19 hours ago
Tyler Snortum-Phelps updated an event
Thumbnail

Free Water! Rain Barrel Installation Workshop at Private home

April 13, 2019 from 10am to 3pm
In this exciting, hands-on workshop you'll learn about simple, backyard rainwater harvesting systems. We'll cover common types of rainharvesting systems, storage options, system components, how to size a system, and irrigation methods. Led by the experts from Greywater Action, we'll install a rain barrel system that will:provide storagereduce stormwater runoff and sewage overflowsrecharge aquifersincrease your backyard harvestlower your water billHealthy lunch and beverages will be provided.…See More
20 hours ago
Tyler Snortum-Phelps posted a discussion

Zero-Waste Workers: Part Time PAID

Green Mary Event Waste Diversion is now hiring part-time,  passionate, hard-working, environmentally minded individuals to help us further our Zero Waste goals at SF Bay Area public events.  A very busy season coming up!We “green” public events around the Bay Area, doing everything related to waste management, minimizing waste to the landfill, establishing more sustainable production habits and resource allocation.  We set up containers (in sets of three for compost, recycling and landfill), do…See More
21 hours ago
Tyler Snortum-Phelps updated an event
Thumbnail

Curious About Cannabis: What You Need to Know at Rodgers Ranch Heritage Center

June 20, 2019 from 6pm to 8pm
The health benefits of medical marijuana and other Cannabis products are being discussed everywhere, and this ancient plant has the potential to be a natural home-grown remedy. But what are the facts, and what is hype? Our expert from the Rossmoor Medical Marijuana Club will provide an overview of the health benefits of cannabis products,THC vs. CBD, various delivery systems, legalities, purchase options, and resources. $25 fee.Instructor Renee Lee has an MA in Clinical Psychology and has…See More
Thursday
Alison Clary replied to Chris Niewiarowski's discussion Hello all, I'm Chris from Dream Life Farms
"Welcome, Chris! Sounds like you are doing great work and have many wonderful plans ahead!"
Mar 16
Tyler Snortum-Phelps's event was featured
Thumbnail

Free Water! Rain Barrel Installation Workshop at Private home

April 13, 2019 from 10am to 3pm
In this exciting, hands-on workshop you'll learn about simple, backyard rainwater harvesting systems. We'll cover common types of rainharvesting systems, storage options, system components, how to size a system, and irrigation methods. Led by the experts from Greywater Action, we'll install a rain barrel system that will:provide storagereduce stormwater runoff and sewage overflowsrecharge aquifersincrease your backyard harvestlower your water billHealthy lunch and beverages will be provided.…See More
Mar 12
Tyler Snortum-Phelps posted events
Mar 12
 

Welcome to the Sustainable Contra Costa Network

                                 Permaculture Series Is Back!Back by popular demand! Superstar gardener Marian Woodard presents a very special opportunity to learn the most effective, most natural, deeply earth-centered gardening practices in this 6- week series. No matter what size your yard is, you’ll learn to be more self-sufficient, conserve water and energy, and build community with your fellow gardeners. Students will work on shaping and re-designing their own growing spaces throughout the class. You will see your yard in a whole new light!

The workshops take place Saturdays, from 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. from February 2nd to March 9th.

10th Annual Sustainability Awards Gala!

On September 20th, our community came together for the Leadership in Sustainability Awards Gala to celebrate and honor those who demonstrate outstanding commitment and leadership in making Contra Costa communities healthy, beautiful, clean, and resilient.

We enjoyed delicious food and beverages from our local, sustainable partners at the beautiful Pleasant Hill Community Center.

Winners list and Photos


Forum

Zero-Waste Workers: Part Time PAID

Started by Tyler Snortum-Phelps in Job Openings - Volunteer and Paid 21 hours ago.

Hello all, I'm Chris from Dream Life Farms 1 Reply

Started by Chris Niewiarowski in Food and Gardening. Last reply by Alison Clary Mar 16.

Microplastics in Our Bodies

Started by Kimberly Lam in SCOCO Insights Newsletter Mar 5.

Our Gut, Our Mood, Our Health

Started by Gerard van Steyn in SCOCO Insights Newsletter Mar 4.

Are You Committed to a More Sustainable World?

Support our work to inspire sustainable living and connected, regenerative communities.

Become a SCOCO Partner and put your tax-deductible donation to work for a good cause!

2017 SCOCO Partner Letter.pdf

Sustainable Contra Costa is 501(c)3 charitable nonprofit organization.

 
 
 

Badge

Loading…

© 2019   Created by SCOCO.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service