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
9/25/2014 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
Fall Urban Permaculture Design — SF San Francisco
Beginning Birding – Morning Session Berkeley
Beginning Birding – Evening Session Berkeley
9/23/2014 Home Energy Efficiency Workshop 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 Greywater Design and Installation Workshop Richmond
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 Learn How to Green Your Garden With Greywater San Rafael
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
Long-term Sustainability through Place-based, Small-scale economies Berkeley
9/26/2014 47th Annual Native American Day Sacramento
9/26/2014 Recology: Artist in Residence Exhibition Reception San Francisco
9/26/2014 Toby Hemenway at Benicia Community Gardens Benicia
9/27/2014 Free Compost for Berkeley Residents Berkeley
9/27/2014 Food Forest Planting Practical Dixon
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 How to Replace Your Lawn with a Native Garden Half Moon Bay
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 Dolores Huerta: Passing the Torch on to the next Generation Berkeley
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 The Hidden Gems of Berkeley Tour 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
9/28/2014 Natural Toothpaste: Handcrafted Chemical-free Oral Health in a Mason Jar Berkeley
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
10/1/2014 Food and Labor: Forging a Truly Sustainable Food Policy Agenda for California Berkeley
10/1/2014 Food and Labor: Forging a Truly Sustainable Food Policy Agenda for California in 2015 Berkeley
10/1/2014 Greywater, an Alternative Water Supply for LA? Los Angeles
10/2/2014 The Wisdom to Survive: A Documentary on Climate Change, Capitalism and Community Berkeley
10/2/2014 Healing Herbs for Fall & Winter Cooking Berkeley
10/3/2014 Oil on Rails San Francisco
10/3/2014 Indestructible: Stories of Fierce Leadership Oakland
Hoes Down Harvest Celebration Guinda
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 Bay Area Rights of Nature Ethics Tribunal Oakland
10/5/2014 Quick and Easy Home Cheesemaking with the San Francisco Milk Maid Oakland
10/5/2014 Worm Bins for Home Composting of Kitchen Scraps Alameda
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
10/11/2014 Berkeley Indigenous Peoples Day Powwow & Indian Market Berkeley
Organic Gardening in a Drought Palo Alto
10/12/2014 Plant Walk: Wild Medicines and Foods of Devil’s Gulch Lagunitas
10/12/2014 Greywater Design and Installation Workshop Los Angeles
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
One Small Planet: Climate Action as Practice
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
Bioneers Conference San Rafael
10/17/2014 Cold Process Soap Making 101 Point Richmond
Permaculture Design Course Sebastopol
Piedmont, Italy: Small Farmers, Organic Agriculture and Terra Madre Piedmont
10/18/2014 Volunteer: Feeding the 5000 Food Awareness Festival – Oakland Oakland
10/18/2014 Missing 32% Project Symposium San Francisco
10/18/2014 Mushroom Cultivation Hopland
10/18/2014 Bringing Back the Natives Workshop: Gardening with Nature in Mind Walnut Creek
10/18/2014 Family Pumpkin Carving with Pollinate Farm & Garden and Outdoor Afro Oakland
10/18/2014 The Plant Exchange Oakland
10/18/2014 All Natural Sun-screen Berkeley
10/19/2014 Native Plant Sale Extravaganza
10/19/2014 Magical Mystery Farm Tour Berkeley
10/19/2014 OAEC Tour and Open Nursery Occidental
10/19/2014 Volunteer Work Day Berkeley
10/19/2014 Fall into Fall: Seasonal Preserving with Shakirah Simley San Lorenzo
10/19/2014 Sunday Suppers East Bay Oakland
10/20/2014 National Bioneers Conference: Food System Resilience from Homestead to Community and Beyond San Rafael
10/20/2014 National Bioneers Conference: Feminomics: Reinventing Economics That Work for All Life San Rafael
10/20/2014 Vandana Shiva: The Rights of Mother Earth Berkeley
10/20/2014 Vandana Shiva: The Rights of Mother Earth Berkeley
Annual Steelhead Summit Ventura
10/21/2014 Brower Youth Awards San Francisco
10/22/2014 Greywater Systems in Los Angeles Los Angeles