Marcella Licea
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Turn your "waste" into "want" at Private residence (provided upon registering)

September 9, 2017 from 10am to 12pm
Sustainable Solano, in partnership with Republic Services, presents an educational series for Benicia “Healthy Soil, Healthy Planet”.Are you looking for a more sustainable way to landscape your yard? Do you want to grow more nutritious and delicious food? Would you like to compost at home, but are concerned about space constraints, rodents and foul smells?Join us for a conversation with Kathleen Huffman, a permaculture designer and a local sustainable landscaper, who will help connect the dots…See More
Aug 30
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Permaculture Designer David Shaw in Fairfield at Fairfield Civic Center Library

August 26, 2017 from 10:30am to 12:30pm
Join us for an inspiring and thought-provoking talk with educator, ecological desiger, farmer and musician, David Shaw! David works to help build connections with ourselves, each other, and with nature. His talk will focus on global sustainability, resiliency, permaculture and sustainable backyards.David Shaw, is a Permaculture and whole systems designer, facilitator, and educator. He founded Santa Cruz Permaculture and the UC Santa Cruz Common Ground Center, two inter-generational partnerships…See More
Aug 23
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"The Curious Garden" Demonstration Food Forest Installation (Greywater System) at Benicia, CA (Address available through Eventbrite)

February 13, 2016 from 9am to 4pm
“Laundry to Landscape” Greywater System Hands-on class on how to install a simple laundry-to-landscape system for your house. You will learn how to install a simple three-way valve in your laundry room, connect the pipe from your washing machine to your landscape, and how to prepare your landscape to receive the greywater.We are able to offer this workshop for free, but we appreciate your donation to BCG to help us continue our work in the community. The suggested donation for this workshop is…See More
Feb 6, 2016
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John Valenzuela “Discovering Fantastic at Heritage Presbyterian Church

February 6, 2016 from 10am to 11am
You can grow wonderful fruit in spite of our recent drought and warm winters. Speaker Series Presenter, John Valenzuela, will share simple and effective growing strategies and techniques, with water wisdom and microclimate magic. He will also discuss fantastic fruit species and varieties adapted to our ever changing climate. There will be fruits to sample. Please bring some of your own home grown and foraged fruit to share!See More
Feb 4, 2016
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Calling all local urban farmers and food producers! at Benicia Community Center

January 23, 2016 from 10am to 12pm
If you consider yourself a local food producer or urban farmer – you grow and/or cook for others (or would like to join this movement) – please join us this Saturday as we start the conversation about food production and sharing in Solano County.  We would like to hear about your vision, the current state of your efforts, and what support is needed for your success (education, space, marketing and promotion, networking, funding).See More
Jan 22, 2016
Ryan Kelsey is attending Marcella Licea's event
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Constructed Greywater Wetlands for Habitat Creation and Landscape Re-use at BENICIA COMMUNITY CENTER

December 5, 2015 from 10am to 11am
Join us for an exciting talk with gardener and educator, Lydia Neilsen, outlining principles and best practices for the creation of do-it-yourself-scale greywater wetlands! Greywater wetlands are multifunctional, contained mini-ecosystems which mimic nature’s techniques for purifying water.  A diverse array of microscopic organisms and water-loving plants consume soaps and nutrients and provide food and shelter for insects, birds and reptiles. These dynamic living systems receive already used…See More
Dec 4, 2015
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Nov 15, 2015
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Constructed Greywater Wetlands for Habitat Creation and Landscape Re-use at BENICIA COMMUNITY CENTER

December 5, 2015 from 10am to 11am
Join us for an exciting talk with gardener and educator, Lydia Neilsen, outlining principles and best practices for the creation of do-it-yourself-scale greywater wetlands! Greywater wetlands are multifunctional, contained mini-ecosystems which mimic nature’s techniques for purifying water.  A diverse array of microscopic organisms and water-loving plants consume soaps and nutrients and provide food and shelter for insects, birds and reptiles. These dynamic living systems receive already used…See More
Nov 15, 2015
Marcella Licea commented on Anne Baker's event Green Drinks
"Sounds like a good time! Will this mingle be held at various locations or will the location remain consistent for a while?"
Nov 15, 2015
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Green Drinks at Creek Monkey

November 19, 2015 from 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Please consider joining like-minded sustainability professionals, advocates and activists for the next “Green Drinks”, an informal opportunity to network with each other. We will convene at the Creek Monkey, 611 Escobar St., Martinez at 5:30 PM on Thursday, November 19. Flyer attached. Please RSVP and please spread the word!See More
Nov 15, 2015
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Oct 27, 2015
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Harvest Party and Food Swap! at Avant Garden

October 10, 2015 from 10am to 2pm
Benicia Community Gardens would like to invite everyone to our traditional annual Harvest Party on Saturday, October 10th, 10 am - 2 pm at Avant Garden on First Street! This year it comes with BCG Open House and Benicia Community Food Swap!Schedule:10 am - 2 pm: BCG Open House (learn about Benicia Community Gardens and our work), Market Place (fresh produce from our Share Plot on a donation basis) and Benicia Community Food Swap (in partnership with newly formed Benicia Fresh Foods group); for…See More
Oct 4, 2015
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Aug 22, 2015
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Looking for a lawn in Benicia to convert (for free!) into a demonstration permaculture food forest fed by a laundry-to-landscape greywater system! at Benicia, CA

August 22, 2015 to November 30, 2015
Benicia Community Gardens (BCG) is offering an immediate opportunity to convert your lawn to permaculture food forest and to install a laundry-to-landscape greywater system that will feed all the trees and bushes in your new garden! Application process: August 20 - November 30 2015. For more information and to apply: www.BeniciaCommunityGardens.org Volunteers and the trainees of the BCG’ Land Caretakers Program will assist in…See More
Aug 22, 2015
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Benicia Community Orchard- Public Workshop at Heritage Presbyterian Church

April 18, 2015 from 9am to 1pm
Benicia Community Orchard public workshop - "Creating Ecological Orchard: bioswales to retain water; plants selection to create a harmonious ecosystem; gardening on a hillside".See More
Apr 15, 2015

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