Climate Careers Chat

  • Description:

    Join us for SLIA's second Climate Careers Chat on January 28th! This youth-produced live interactive panel will feature two industry professionals in sustainability and conservation who will share their education and career pathways and…

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps

Past Events (1480)

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December 16, 2020
Wednesday
  • Climate Action in Our Community

  • Dec 16, 2020 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
  • Location: Virtual event
  • Description:
    It's time to connect with others, save resources and money in the home, and create a healthier Contra Costa for the future! In this webinar, Sustainable Contra Costa will help you start Teams through the Cleaner Contra Costa Challenge. You can work t
  • Created by: Colleen Noland
December 15, 2020
Tuesday
  • Permaculture Yard Conversion

  • Dec 15, 2020 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm
  • Location: Online webinar
  • Description:

    Join us for a live presentation on how newly certified Permaculture Designer, Elizabeth Crachiolo applied permaculture principles to transform her yard into a healthy ecosystem!

    Elizabeth was inspired to take a Permaculture Design Certification cours

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
 
  • Home Upgrade Energy Efficiency Workshop

  • Dec 9, 2020 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Location: Zoom online meetings
  • Description:

    Do you want to make your home more...

    • Comfortable
    • Healthy & Safe
    • Efficient
    • Durable

    Our FREE 2020 BayREN Home Upgrade Workshop will provide you with information and contacts to make your home more energy efficient with rebates up to $5,000!

    Local pa

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
November 18, 2020
Wednesday
  • Climate Action from Home, Together!

  • Nov 18, 2020 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
  • Location: Virtual event
  • Description:
    Save energy, money, and water in the home and fight climate change through household actions! Hosted by Sustainable Contra Costa.
     
    Learn how to fight climate change with your friends, family, and neighbors. Sustainable Contra Costa will share action
  • Created by: Colleen Noland
November 14, 2020
Saturday
  • Virtual Composting Workshop

  • Nov 14, 2020 from 3:00am to 5:00am
  • Location: Online webinar
  • Description:

    Join us from the comfort of your home, and learn about composting at home!

    Learn how to turn your leftover food scraps, green waste and paper into a nutrient-rich fertilizer to grow healthy fruits and vegetables for your family, and reduce organics t

  • Created by: Sustainable Contra Costa
November 12, 2020
Thursday
  • Electrify Your Ride

  • Nov 12, 2020 at 4:00pm to Nov 22, 2020 at 5:00pm
  • Location: Online webinar
  • Description:

    Learn EV Basics and Receive Priority Placement for Our November EV Preferred Pricing Campaign.
    We’ll review available electric vehicles, charging at home and on the road, incentives, total cost of ownership, and you’ll have the chance to ask the quest

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
 
  • Home Upgrade Energy Efficiency Workshop

  • Nov 12, 2020 from 10:00am to 11:30am
  • Location: Zoom online meetings
  • Description:

    Do you want to make your home more...

    • Comfortable
    • Healthy & Safe
    • Efficient
    • Durable

    Our FREE 2020 BayREN Home Upgrade Workshop will provide you with information and contacts to make your home more energy efficient with rebates up to $5,000!

    Local pa

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
 
  • Fall Gardening Essentials

  • Oct 28, 2020 from 10:00am to 11:30am
  • Location: webinar
  • Description:

    Fall is the perfect time to plant and enhance the beauty and health of your garden.  Join us for this free zoom webinar where we will discuss fall maintenance tips, planting now to attract spring beneficial insects, eco-friendly tips for managing com

  • Created by: Debi Tidd
October 15, 2020
Thursday
  • Big Gardens in Small Spaces

  • Oct 15, 2020 from 7:00am to 8:00am
  • Location: Online webinar
  • Description:

    Container gardening is a great option for those dreaming of a garden but limited on space, or looking to maximize the possibilities in an existing landscape.

    In this FREE webinar, Lori Caldwell, certified Master Composter, will discuss how to get sta

  • Created by: Sustainable Contra Costa
October 11, 2020
Sunday
  • Measure X Voter Education Forum

  • Oct 11, 2020 from 8:00am to 9:30am
  • Location: Zoom online meetings
  • Description:

    Here's your chance to learn more and get answers from our Measure X panel. Join us Sunday, October 11 from 2 - 3:30pm for our virtual Voter Education Forum on Zoom. You will receive the link with your RSVP. 

    Moderated by County Supervisor John Gioia.

  • Created by: Sustainable Contra Costa
October 8, 2020
Thursday
  • Greywater: Laundry to Landscape

  • Oct 8, 2020 from 7:00am to 8:30am
  • Location: Online webinar
  • Description:

    Learn how to convert your own washing machine into a water-saving laundry-to-landscape graywater system. This type of graywater system is low cost, does not require a permit, and is great for irrigating trees, bushes, and perennials. This workshop wi

  • Created by: Sustainable Contra Costa
 
  • Antioch Clean Air Celebration

  • Oct 3, 2020 from 4:00am to 5:30pm
  • Location: Virtual event
  • Description:

    Join Sustainable Contra Costa, the City of Antioch, and special guests to learn about the importance of air quality in our communities and the actions we can take to preserve it.

    Take the Clean Air Pledge with us and earn a prize!

    511 Contra Costa wi

  • Created by: Colleen Noland
September 23, 2020
Wednesday
  • Sustainability LIVE: Award Winners Showcase

  • Sep 23, 2020 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
  • Location: Zoom and YouTube
  • Description:

    Join us for this online FREE live broadcast every month as we interview special guests, share the latest tips and provide the inspiration, education, and camaraderie that will help us all live resilient lives in times of uncertainty.

    Episode 6: We're

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
 
  • Sustainability LIVE: Award Winners Showcase

  • Sep 23, 2020 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
  • Location: Zoom and YouTube
  • Description:

    Join us for this online FREE live broadcast every month as we interview special guests, share the latest tips and provide the inspiration, education, and camaraderie that will help us all live resilient lives in times of uncertainty.

    Episode 6: We're

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
September 17, 2020
Thursday
  • 12th Annual Sustainability Awards Presentation

  • Sep 17, 2020 from 1:00pm to 2:30pm
  • Location: Zoom online meetings
  • Description:

    Sustainable Contra Costa will present the Leadership in Sustainability Awards at the 12th Annual Awards Presentation on September 17th. This FREE online event supports and celebrates local individuals and organizations for their outstanding contribut

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps