August 3, 2014 from 6pm to 7pm – Walnut Creek This workshop will review the elements of ecology that are fundamental to healthy land management—be it the home garden, urban farm, or other landscape—in a sustainable way. Seed-saving is one of th… Organized by Kathy Kramer | Type: workshop, -, how, to, save, seeds, and, more!
September 21, 2014 from 4pm to 7pm – Mare Island Shoreline Preserve Screening & Discussion with Nigel & Lorraine Walker, Eatwell Farm, Dixon, CA Dr. Gail Myers, Moses Omowale & Janell, Farms to Grow, Oakland, CA And the trailer to the film "The Last Crop"… Organized by Sarah Cain | Type: film, and, discussion
December 13, 2014 from 2pm to 4pm – Mt. Diablo Unitarian Universalist Church This FREE movie event and discussion features the film "Thirsty For Justice", described as: In the richest nation on earth, and wealthiest state in the nation, how can so many people lack access to s… Organized by Mt. Diablo Peace & Justice Center | Type: film, screening, and, discussion.
April 4, 2015 from 2pm to 3:30pm – The Ruth Bancroft Garden Greg Starr comes to town to share his love for the agave plant, a fantastic, drought-resistant plant. Many people are intimidated by this plant, fearing its mature size and extreme flowering habits.… Organized by The Ruth Bancroft Garden | Type: lecture, and, workshop
June 13, 2015 from 9am to 1pm – Markham Arboretum and Nature Park Markham Markham Nature Park and Arboretum has a great FREE class coming up at the June 13 plant sale on native bees..BEE IN THE KNOW by Sara Leon Guerrero, researcher for the Urban Bee Lab and a hone… Organized by Markham Arboretum | Type: plant, sale, and, class
October 8, 2015 from 6pm to 7pm – CoCo San Sustainable Farm Please Sign Up on Eventbrite! Rex Dufour, MSc Urban Soil Matt Powers, B.A., Permaculture Agroecologist Bethallyn Black, M.A. Cover crops Mike McGill, P.E. Recycled Water for agriculture Andrew Suth… Organized by Carolyn Phinney, Bethallyn Black, Robb Kingsbury | Type: urban, farming, and, backyard, growing
April 17, 2016 from 1pm to 4pm – Pleasant Hill Education Center A free garden tour, informative talks, educational activities, exhibits, and games will be fun for everyone. Learn ways to provide for pollinators, to compost, and to use more responsible and sustai… Organized by Pleasant Hill Instructional Garden | Type: educational, activities, talks, and, garden, tour
April 23, 2016 from 9:30am to 12:30pm – Contra Costa County Library Celebrate Earth Day with SPAWNERS in El Sobrante - It’s time for Spring Cleaning in San Pablo Creek! Please join us for creek clean up and gardening projects, children’s crafts, and informational boo… Organized by Helen Dickson | Type: earth, day, creek, clean, up, and, celebration
May 5, 2018 from 10am to 5pm – Markham Arboretum Markham Arboretum will be participating in the Bringing Back the Native Tour. Come by and pick up some plants for your garden.The sale is from 10 am - 5pm Join us for a free talk from 11 am - noon Vi… Organized by Patrice Hanlon | Type: sale, and, talk
October 27, 2018 from 9am to 2pm – Walnut Creek Be part of the hands-on Solar Workshop Team led by Dr. Sean White (Expert PV/Renewable Energy Teacher, Author, Speaker Extraordinaire). You will be helping with the wiring and hookup of the 2.2kW ar… Organized by Robert Joe | Type: workshop, and, demonstration