Bay Area EcoCalendar

The Bay Area EcoCalendar is a extensive listing of local environmental classes, workshops, exhibits, tours, films, and other events. Subscribe to receive a bi-weekly email version of the EcoCalendar. To submit an event for consideration, please email a brief description of the event, including: what, when, where, who, how much $, and any contact info, preferably at least two weeks in advance of the event.

Ecology Center Events

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Date Title Location
9/18/2014 Readers-to-Eaters Children’s Book Launch: Alice Waters and the Trip to Delicious Berkeley
9/19/2014 Beer Garden Gathering & Mini-Film Fest Berkeley
9/20/2014 11th Annual Berkeley Farmers Market String Band Contest Berkeley
9/21/2014 NorCal People’s Climate Rally Oakland
9/25/2014 Permaculture: A Climate Change Solution Berkeley
9/26/2014 Stories and Songs for the Last Wild Buffalo Berkeley
9/27/2014 We Love Water: A Water Conservation Fair at the 19th Annual Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival Berkeley
9/27/2014 Mexico’s Soda Tax with Raj Patel: Could it Happen Here? Berkeley
9/28/2014 EcoHouse Tour: Climate Action and Adaptation Berkeley
9/30/2014 Cooking Demo with HuNia’s Kitchen Berkeley
10/7/2014 Is Soda the New Tobacco? Berkeley
10/9/2014 Big Soda & the Environment Berkeley
10/16/2014 The Zero Food Waste Forum Berkeley
10/18/2014 Cooking Demo with HuNia’s Kitchen Berkeley

Community Events

Date Title Location
Farm School 2014 San Francisco
Transition Berkeley Ohlone Greenway Summer Crop Swaps Berkeley
Course: Ecological Landscaper Immersion Program Sebastopol
Summertime Fun Recycling Berkeley
Human Chimeras Art Exhibition San Francisco
Edible Landscaping Class at Merritt College Oakland
EcoArt Matters Class Oakland
Advanced Permaculture Practicum (6 Month Permaculture Apprenticeship Training) Bolinas
Seeds Community Resolution Center’s: Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills Class Berkeley
Beyond Green: Introduction to Green Building and Design Oakland
What River Are You Made Of? Tuolumne Inside Out Art Exhibit San Francisco
One Planet Film Festival Moraga
Fruit Tree Tour – Seeking Volunteers
Ecological Justice Not Ecological Impairment: Co-Creating a Healthier and Ecologically Just World Oakland
Healthy Communities Leadership Academy
Explorations in Traditional Western Herbalism San Anselmo
Energy Auditing Techniques for Small & Medium Commercial Facilities (3 Day Class) San Francisco
Fall Urban Permaculture Design — SF San Francisco
9/17/2014 East Bay Green Drinks Oakland
9/17/2014 Plant Breeding 101: What You Need to Know About Food Plant Genetics Oakland
9/17/2014 Real Food Film Festival: Short Films & Big Ideas for Sustainable Food and Farming Berkeley
9/17/2014 Butterfly 101 – Oakland Oakland
West Coast Women’s Permaculture Gathering
Certified Green Building Professional Training + Optional Exam Oakland
9/18/2014 Berkeley Path Wanderers Association Annual Meeting Berkeley
9/18/2014 Climate Change Film Screening Berkeley
9/18/2014 Operating a Mini Wastewater Recycling Plant in the Heart of San Francisco San Francisco
9/18/2014 The Human Age: The World Shaped By Us Berkeley
9/18/2014 SFPUC HQ as a Wastewater Treatment System San Francisco
The Ecology of Leadership – 3-Day Fundamentals Intensive Bolinas
9/19/2014 Albany Bike About Town Albany
9/19/2014 Art/Act Maya Lin Exhibit Opening Reception and Documentary Screening Berkeley
Native Gardens for Drought-Challenged California: A Symposium On Creating Beauty In A Harsh Drought Oakland
9/20/2014 Martinez Permaculture Center Work Day and Potluck Pacheco
9/20/2014 International Shoreline Cleanup Day Berkeley
9/20/2014 California Coastal Cleanup Day with the Watershed Project
9/20/2014 California Coastal Cleanup Day at the MLK Jr. Shoreline (Oakland) Oakland
9/20/2014 California Coastal Cleanup Day at Coyote Creek (San Jose) San Jose
9/20/2014 Oakland Creek to Bay Day Oakland
9/20/2014 Ecology Action Research Mini-Farm/Garden Short Tour Willits
9/20/2014 Brew Your Own Beer Hopland
9/20/2014 Mow no Mo’! Walnut Creek
9/20/2014 Water Works 2014 San Francisco
9/20/2014 How to Remove Your Lawn Workshop Walnut Creek
9/20/2014 Bees 201: Preparing Your Hive For Winter Oakland
Earthdance 101 – Area 401 and Earthdance Global Laytonville
9/20/2014 Make Your Own Home Remedies for Colds & Flus Albany
9/20/2014 Eating California Fall Harvest Festival San Jose
9/21/2014 Celebration: National Drive Electric Week San Rafael
9/21/2014 Silicon Valley Tour de Coop
9/21/2014 Silicon Valley Tour De Coop Event and Wrap Party San Jose
Community Supported Herbalism (CSH) Share Berkeley
9/21/2014 Art in Nature: The Nature of Art Festival Oakland
9/21/2014 Wildlife Associates Harvest Party Half Moon bay
9/21/2014 Fall Gardening Series: Medicinal Plants and Perennial Herbs Berkeley
9/21/2014 OAEC Tour and Open Nursery Occidental
9/21/2014 Quarterly Sharing Expo – Palo Alto Palo Alto
9/21/2014 Cheesemaking: Mozarrella Berkeley
9/21/2014 All In a Jar – Canning Basics with Penny Porter Lafayette
9/21/2014 Film Screening and Discussion: The Real Dirt on Farmer John Vallejo
9/21/2014 Sunday Suppers East Bay Oakland
Beginning Birding – Morning Session Berkeley
9/22/2014 Agriculture and Fracking: Panel Discussion Berkeley
9/22/2014 Late Summer Seed Saving for Urban Gardeners with K. Ruby Blume Oakland
9/22/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
Beginning Birding – Evening Session Berkeley
9/23/2014 SF Botanical Docent Training: Children’s Walk Guides San Francisco
9/23/2014 Basics of Photovoltaic (PV) Systems for Grid-Tied Applications San Francisco
9/23/2014 Locally Inspired: Beyond Farmer’s Markets Oakland
9/23/2014 The Wisdom to Survive Albany
9/24/2014 Drip Irrigation for Landscape Designers Walnut Creek
9/24/2014 Organic Gardening Basics Class – Richmond Seed Saving Library Richmond
9/24/2014 Paradise Lot: Growing an Edible Garden Oasis Oakland
9/24/2014 Home Energy Efficiency Workshop Albany
9/24/2014 Net Metering and Grid Parity Oakland
Advanced Beginning Birding Berkeley
9/24/2014 The Healing Power of Medicinal Mushrooms Oakland
9/25/2014 Solar Water Heating Systems San Francisco
9/25/2014 Project: Lighting Retrofits A-Z San Francisco
9/26/2014 47th Annual Native American Day Sacramento
9/26/2014 Recology: Artist in Residence Exhibition Reception San Francisco
9/27/2014 Free Compost for Berkeley Residents Berkeley
9/27/2014 Race To Zero Waste 5K Fun Run San Francisco
9/27/2014 Laundry-to-Landscape Greywater System Installation
9/27/2014 Bee-autiful Gardens Palo Alto
9/27/2014 Coyote Valley Harvest Feast Morgan Hill
9/27/2014 Annual September Harvest Tasting Berkeley
9/27/2014 Biofuel Oasis: September Harvest Tasting Berkeley
9/27/2014 18 Reasons Barn Dance Sonoma
9/27/2014 Film Screening: The Wisdom to Survive, a Film About Global Warming San Mateo
9/28/2014 Piedmont Harvest Festival Piedmont
9/28/2014 Orchards and Organics Farm Tour – Central Valley Clarksburg
9/28/2014 Modern Textile Design with California Native Plant Dyes Berkeley
9/28/2014 Backyard Beekeeping Berkeley
9/28/2014 East Bay Park District 80th Anniversary Celebration Berkeley
9/28/2014 Cover Crops and Wild Edibles Berkeley
9/28/2014 Hive Health Workshop: Honey Bee Health, Diseases, and Treatments Oakland
9/28/2014 Petaluma’s Progressive Festival Petaluma
9/28/2014 Growing your Soil with a Food Forest El Sobrante
9/28/2014 Garden Party – Westbrae Community Gardens Berkeley
9/28/2014 Biofuel Oasis: Grow Your Soil Intensive El Sobrante
9/29/2014 Application Deadline: SF Urban Watershed Stewardship Grants San Francisco Bay Area
9/29/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
9/29/2014 This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. The Climate Berkeley
9/29/2014 Nomination Deadline: U.S. Green Building Council – Northern California Chapter Board of Directors
9/30/2014 Nomination Deadline: Bay Nature Local Hero Awards Oakland
A Happy Belly San Anselmo
9/30/2014 Water Audit Basics for Small to Medium Size Businesses San Francisco
9/30/2014 Seeing Systems: Northwest Earth Institute’s Model for Community Building and Transformative Learning
HVAC Fundamentals: New Ideas for Novices (2 Day Class) San Francisco
10/3/2014 Indestructible: Stories of Fierce Leadership Oakland
Solar Training: Intro to Photovoltaics Hopland
10/4/2014 Regional Parks Botanic Garden Fall Native Plant Sale Berkeley
10/4/2014 California Native Plant Sale Berkeley
10/4/2014 Gardening for Native Bees Oakland
10/4/2014 Global March for the Elephants and Rhinos San Francisco
10/4/2014 Class: Autumn Health with Herbs Berkeley
10/5/2014 Family Program: Foods of the Americas Family Day Berkeley
10/5/2014 Food of the Americas Family Day Berkeley
10/5/2014 Bringing Back the Natives Workshop: Mow No Mo’! East of Walnut Creek
10/5/2014 Quick and Easy Home Cheesemaking with the San Francisco Milk Maid Oakland
10/5/2014 OAEC Tour and Open Nursery Occidental
The Economics of Sustainability San Francisco
The Economics of Sustainability Conference San Francisco
10/6/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
Class: Trees of Berkeley Berkeley
10/8/2014 Fall and Winter Gardening in the East Bay with Author Pam Peirce Oakland
Birds of the Bay Area Berkeley
10/9/2014 The San Francisco Bay Gala San Francisco
10/9/2014 Class: Fall Fruit with Catherine Watters Berkeley
10/9/2014 Back to the Future: A Benefit for the Tuolomne River Trust Oakland
10/10/2014 Cornel West in Conversation with Astra Taylor San Francisco
Daily Acts Permaculture Design Certification with Toby Hemenway Petaluma
10/11/2014 Wildlife Conservation Expo San Francisco
10/12/2014 Plant Walk: Wild Medicines and Foods of Devil’s Gulch Lagunitas
10/12/2014 Sunday Streets Berkeley Brings Car-Free Fun to Shattuck Avenue Berkeley
10/12/2014 Great Soil from the Ground Up Oakland
10/12/2014 City Goats
10/13/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
10/14/2014 Updates on the Front Lines of the Climate Fight San Francisco
10/14/2014 Extreme Adaption Albany
10/15/2014 Container Natives: Growing for Color, Texture, and Blooms with Pete Veilleux of East Bay Wilds Native Plant Nursery Oakland
10/15/2014 Farm Habitat Restoration Tour: Riparian Restoration Along Tres Pinos Creek Tres Pinos
10/15/2014 REVEL in the Rainforest San Francisco
REVEL in the Rainforest – California Academy of Sciences San Francisco
10/16/2014 Disability Employment Awareness Conference and Training Emeryville
10/16/2014 Habitat Restoration at Monkeyflower Ranch Watsonville
10/16/2014 National Bioneers Conference: Three Sisters Farming: Indigenous Women, Plants, and Foodways Novato
10/16/2014 National Bioneers Conference: California: Global Game-Changer for Climate Leadership? San Rafael
10/16/2014 LIVE Awards + Benefit San Francisco