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Past Events (1555)

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March 16, 2021
Tuesday
  • Graywater: Laundry-to-landscape

  • Mar 16, 2021 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: Virtual
  • 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 webinar wil

  • Created by: Jolene Bertetto
March 4, 2021
Thursday
  • Plant Selection for Beginning Gardeners

  • Mar 4, 2021 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: Virtual
  • Description:

    In this webinar, EBMUD Water Conservation Representative, Jessica Woodard and CNPS Horticultural Outreach Manager, Ann Marie Benz will discuss the benefits of native plants and provide tools and resources to help gardeners design a garden that saves

  • Created by: Jolene Bertetto
March 3, 2021
Wednesday
  • Prevent Food Waste at Home and Reduce Your Climate Impact

  • Mar 3, 2021 from 6:00pm to 7:00pm
  • Location: Zoom online meetings
  • Description:

    We all know that wasting less food is good for our wallets and the environment. But if you’re not sure where to start with trying new recipes or meal planning, check out this special event with Chef Alison of Ends+Stems!

     
    Chef Alison will share t
  • Created by: Colleen Noland
 
  • Workshop: Driving Climate Policy

  • Feb 24, 2021 from 5:00pm to 6:30pm
  • Location: Online webinar
  • Description:

    Join Greenbelt Alliance at this online workshop to learn from residents and grassroots organizations about the best ways to influence cities as they update and work to ensure equitable and environmentally-progressive General Plans. You’ll hear lesson

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
February 18, 2021
Thursday
  • Getting Started with Water-Wise Gardening

  • Feb 18, 2021 from 1:00pm to 2:00pm
  • Location: Online webinar
  • Description:

    In addition to saving water, water-wise gardens increase biodiversity, improve soil health, reduce the need for pesticides, and reduce carbon emissions through less maintenance requirements compared to conventional lawns.

    In this webinar, EBMUD Water

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
January 28, 2021
Thursday
  • Climate Careers Chat

  • Jan 28, 2021 from 5:30pm to 7:00pm
  • Location: Zoom online meetings
  • 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 participate i

  • Created by: Tyler Snortum-Phelps
January 27, 2021
Wednesday
January 21, 2021
Thursday
  • Eating Green: Waste Less in 2021

  • Jan 21, 2021 from 6:30pm to 8:00pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:

    Are you hoping to save money in your household in 2021? We now have fun, accessible solutions you can use to save on bills, reduce your waste, and help the planet!

    Sustainable Contra Costa will share new actions through the Cleaner Contra Costa Chall

  • Created by: Colleen Noland
January 20, 2021
Wednesday
  • New Year, New Ride

  • Jan 20, 2021 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm
  • Location: Zoom
  • Description:
    Are you ready to switch to a cleaner ride this year? Join Sustainable Contra Costa (SCOCO) and Drive Clean Bay Area (DCBA) for an EV and e-bike webinar, Electrify Your Ride. DCBA will review the basics, like available EV and e-bike models, incentives
  • Created by: Colleen Noland
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