Events for March 19, 2014
This tour provides a general overview of Cuba’s agroecological transition and the institutions and resources put into place to make this dramatic shift possible. We will see firsthand what happens when national policy prioritizes organic farming. The transformation of Cuban… Read more » Find out more »
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$15 general $10 seniors (ages 65+) and students, with current ID $6 youth, ages 9–17 Free for children 8 and under and for OMCA Members.
This unique exhibition of film and video from Prelinger Archives—a collection of over 60,000 “ephemeral” (advertising, educational, industrial, and amateur) films—explores how the San Francisco Bay and the surrounding region was captured by amateur, professional and industrial camera people. Bay… Read more » Find out more »
This 24-hour Design Training program is taught by leading experts in stormwater management, soil health, irrigation, plant selection, and more. The Design Training program has two tracks: single-family residential design and civic/commercial/multifamily design. The training program focuses on practical, effective… Read more » Find out more »
Free with Garden Admission. Adults $10; Seniors (65+), Students $8; Juniors (13 - 17) $5; Children (5 - 12) $2 Children (under 5), UCBG Members, current UCB and LBNL staff, faculty and UC students Free. First Thursday of each month Free.
This three-session, 24-hour training program is taught by leading experts in stormwater management, soil health, irrigation, plant care, integrated pest management, and more. To become Bay-Friendly Qualified, program participants must attend all three classes, totaling 24 hours, and pass an… Read more » Find out more »
New solutions join the tried and true technologies for high bay and other industrial, warehouse, greenhouse, food processing and cold storage applications. Special attention will be given to food safe, wet location, explosion proof and other lighting concerns. Students will… Read more » Find out more »
Admission free to trade show. $50 to hear lectures.
Concerned about climate change? Looking for natural and healthy materials to insulate your house? Want to learn more about green building and designing? The local chapter of Architects Designers and Planners for Social Responsibility has organized an alternative green building… Read more » Find out more »
$10 (or sliding scale)
$5-$10 sliding scale.
Planting Justice is hosting Adam Brock from Grow Haus and the Denver Permaculture Guild at Impact Hub Oakland. “Decolonizing Permaculture”: An interactive workshop around how to align the permaculture movement with the struggle for collective liberation with lessons from IPC… Read more » Find out more »
In Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States, anthropologist and MD Seth Holmes uncovers how market forces, anti-immigrant sentiment, and racism undermine health and healthcare. Holmes trekked with his informants illegally through the desert border into Arizona,… Read more » Find out more »
Free for Green Sangha members, $35 for the event and to join.