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 calendar@ecologycenter.org 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
9/4/2014 Cooking Demo with HuNia’s Kitchen Berkeley
9/4/2014 The Science of Sugar & the Bitter Impact on Health Berkeley
9/13/2014 Soda & Kids: A Predatory Relationship & How We Can Fight Back Berkeley
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
9/25/2014 Permaculture: A Climate Change Solution Berkeley
9/26/2014 Buffalo Field Campaign Road Show Berkeley
9/26/2014 Stories and Songs for the Last Wild Buffalo Berkeley
9/27/2014 We Love Water: A Water Conservation Fair in Collaboration with the 19th Annual Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival Berkeley
9/27/2014 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
4/12/2014
9/7/2014
Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Central California Coast: 6-month Spring/Summer Classroom and Field Study Program
4/26/2014
9/14/2014
Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Sierra Nevada: A Bioregional Exploration
5/14/2014
9/27/2014
Farm School 2014 San Francisco
5/17/2014
9/6/2014
Alameda County Master Gardeners at the Saturday Berkeley Farmers’ Market Berkeley
5/22/2014
9/4/2014
Exhibit: Reimagining Progress: Production, Consumption, and Alternative Economies Berkeley
6/2/2014
9/29/2014
Transition Berkeley Ohlone Greenway Summer Crop Swaps Berkeley
6/12/2014
5/22/2015
Course: Ecological Landscaper Immersion Program Sebastopol
7/19/2014
10/3/2014
Summertime Fun Recycling Berkeley
8/11/2014
9/15/2014
UC Davis Extension Online Class: Green Building Materials and Construction Methods
8/12/2014
9/16/2014
Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions to Trauma: Exploring the Use of Constitutional Herbalism and Somatics for Healing Trauma Berkeley
8/16/2014
10/11/2014
Human Chimeras Art Exhibition San Francisco
8/18/2014
12/12/2014
Edible Landscaping Class at Merritt College Oakland
8/19/2014
12/9/2014
EcoArt Matters Class Oakland
8/28/2014
8/31/2014
Edible and Medicinal Plants of Northwest California: Klamath Mountains to North Coast Cresscent City
8/29/2014
8/31/2014
Introduction to Herbal Medicine – Concord Weekend Intensive Concord
8/31/2014 Streets for People – Fairfax Fairfax
8/31/2014 Sewing Fundamentals 101 – Tote Bag Oakland
8/31/2014 Eating with the Elements Kentfield
9/1/2014 Art Submission Deadline: We All Live In Bhopal
9/1/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
9/2/2014
2/28/2015
Advanced Permaculture Practicum (6 Month Permaculture Apprenticeship Training) Bolinas
9/2/2014 Fighting Non-Profit Displacement San Francisco
9/3/2014
9/6/2014
Visions of the Wild Festival Vallejo
9/3/2014 Recycling and Environmental Resource Center Public Tour El Cerrito
9/3/2014 Seed Law Flash Hackathon! Oakland
9/3/2014
12/17/2014
Seeds Community Resolution Center’s: Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills Class Berkeley
9/3/2014 The Pros and Cons of Gray Water and Rainwater Burlingame
9/4/2014
12/11/2014
Beyond Green: Introduction to Green Building and Design Oakland
9/4/2014
9/5/2014
Building the Resilient City: Risks and Opportunities San Francisco
9/4/2014 Richardson Bay Native Garden Workday Tiburon
9/4/2014 The League of Women Voters 2014 Community Luncheon Berkeley
9/4/2014 OAEC Wild Work Day Occidental
9/4/2014 The West Without Water San Francisco
9/4/2014 Film Screening: A Lot in Common Berkeley
9/5/2014 We Want Your Photos!
9/5/2014 Ecoresilience Leadership Certificate San Francisco
9/5/2014 A Taste of the Latin American Agroecological Revolution Berkeley
9/5/2014 Cold Process Soap Making 101 Point Richmond
9/5/2014 Family-Friendly Presentation: Owls Extraordinaire San Francisco
9/6/2014 International Vulture Awareness Day
9/6/2014 Bringing Back the Natives Workshop: Mow No Mo’! Livermore
9/6/2014 Cool Season Vegetable Gardening San Jose
9/6/2014 Garden to Vases Hands-on Workshop San Jose
9/6/2014 Fukushima & Beyond: Research on Herbs for Protection from Radiation
9/6/2014 Contra Costa Master Gardeners Sustainability Fair Walnut Creek
9/6/2014 Urban Composting San Francisco
9/6/2014 URBAN BEEKEEPING: Products from the Hive San Francisco
9/6/2014 Fruit Tree Pruning San Jose
9/6/2014 Fall Vegetable Class Pleasanton
9/6/2014 Ask the Experts: Organic Gardening San Francisco
9/6/2014 Dental Health: Natural Approaches
9/7/2014 Apple Cider and Winemaking Workshop – El Sobrante El Sobrante
9/7/2014 OAEC Tour and Open Nursery Occidental
9/7/2014 Lawn Conversion Class Pleasanton
9/7/2014 Fresh Farmers’ Cheese Making Workshop Lafayette
9/8/2014 Public Participation Hearing Regarding PGE’s 2015 Gas Transmission and Storage Request San Jose
9/8/2014 Moonrise Kingdom and Sunset Splendor Orinda
9/8/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
9/9/2014
9/11/2014
National Heirloom Exposition Santa Rosa
9/9/2014 San Francisco State University Sacred Land Symposium San Francisco
9/9/2014 Bay Area Living Building Challenge San Francisco
9/9/2014 Building San Francisco’s Floating Wetlands San Francisco
9/9/2014 The Coming Revolution in Urban Water Systems Albany
9/10/2014
9/14/2014
North American Passive House Conference Burlingame
9/10/2014 Hands-on: LED Applications San Francisco
9/10/2014 Laundry to Landscape Graywater – Installing a Simple and Affordable System Oakland
9/10/2014 Novella Carpenter Reads From Her New Memoir, “Gone Feral: Tracking My Dad Through the Wild” Oakland
9/11/2014
10/4/2014
Fruit Tree Tour – Seeking Volunteers
9/11/2014
9/12/2014
Healthy Homes Training: Essentials for Healthy Housing Practitioners Training Oakland
9/11/2014
9/14/2014
Warner Mountain Weavers Woolgathering Cedarville
9/11/2014 Richardson Bay Bird Walk Tiburon
9/11/2014 Art Exhibit: What River Are you Made Of? Tuolumne Inside Out San Francisco
9/11/2014
10/24/2014
Ecological Justice Not Ecological Impairment: Co-Creating a Healthier and Ecologically Just World Oakland
9/11/2014 Restoring Nature with Regenerative Agriculture Ojai
9/11/2014 Greywater 101 – What is it and is it for me? Cloverdale
9/12/2014
9/14/2014
Aquaponics Association Conference San Jose
9/12/2014
9/13/2014
Justice Begins with Seeds Conference Portland
9/12/2014 Project: Lighting Controls San Francisco
9/12/2014
9/14/2014
Fire & Drought Resistant Farms & Landscapes Ojai
9/12/2014 Screening: Sierra Club Green Fridays Presents “FRESH” Berkeley
9/13/2014
5/16/2015
Healthy Communities Leadership Academy
9/13/2014 Improve Your Soil Quality – Alameda Alameda
9/13/2014 Worm Composting Workshop Napa
9/13/2014
9/14/2014
Build A Straw Bale House Hopland
9/13/2014 Family Program: Botany on Your Plate Berkeley
9/13/2014 Wild Edible Plants of Mendocino County Ukiah
9/13/2014 Lose Your Lawn Demonstration Event San Ramon
9/13/2014 Westside Urban Watershed Planning Game San Francisco
9/13/2014
9/14/2014
Tuolumne Acorn Festival Tuolumne
9/13/2014 Volunteer: Family Friendly Restoration San Francisco
9/13/2014 Managing Pests and Plant Disease the Natural Way San Francisco
9/13/2014 Urban Tilth 2nd Saturday Greenway Gathering Richmond
9/13/2014 Drought-tolerant gardening with natives for interest and color throughout the seasons Oakland
9/13/2014 Rock Balancing Gathering San Francisco San Francisco
9/13/2014 Juicing with Jenny: Demo and Tasting San Jose
9/13/2014 Cultivating Creativity in the Garden – Permaculture Style Oakland
9/13/2014 Harvesting Seeds for You, Your Neighbor, and the Local Seed Library Mountain View
9/13/2014 West County Gardeners, Unite! San Pablo
9/14/2014 Harvest Party Petaluma
9/14/2014 Love Our Lake Day – Oaklavia Oakland
9/14/2014 Rosh Hashanah: Soil Building and Worm Composting Berkeley
9/14/2014
11/24/2014
Explorations in Traditional Western Herbalism San Anselmo
9/15/2014 DOE Zero Energy Ready Home (ZERH) Program Training San Francisco
9/15/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap
9/16/2014
9/18/2014
Energy Auditing Techniques for Small & Medium Commercial Facilities (3 Day Class) San Francisco
9/16/2014 CalFresh Food Stamps Enrollment Clinic Oakland
9/17/2014
11/22/2014
Fall Urban Permaculture Design — SF San Francisco
9/17/2014 Plant Breeding 101: What You Need to Know About Food Plant Genetics Oakland
9/17/2014 Butterfly 101 – Oakland Oakland
9/18/2014
9/21/2014
West Coast Women’s Permaculture Gathering
9/18/2014 Berkeley Path Wanderers Association Annual Meeting Berkeley
9/19/2014
9/21/2014
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 Berkeley
9/20/2014
9/21/2014
Native Gardens for Drought-Challenged California -A Symposium On Creating Beauty In A Harsh Drought Oakland
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 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 Bees 201: Preparing Your Hive For Winter
 Oakland
9/20/2014
9/21/2014
Earthdance 101 – Area 401 and Earthdance Global Laytonville
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
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 OAEC Tour and Open Nursery Occidental
9/21/2014 Quarterly Sharing Expo – Palo Alto Palo Alot
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
9/22/2014
10/27/2014
Beginning Birding – Morning Session 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
9/22/2014
10/27/2014
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
9/24/2014 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
10/29/2014
Advanced Beginning Birding Berkeley
9/24/2014 The Healing Power of Medicinal Mushrooms Oakland
9/26/2014 47th Annual Native American Day Sacramento
9/27/2014 Free Compost for Berkeley Residents Berkeley