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
9/25/2014 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
through 9/27/2014 Farm School 2014 San Francisco
through 9/29/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Greenway Summer Crop Swaps Berkeley
through 5/22/2015 Course: Ecological Landscaper Immersion Program Sebastopol
through 10/3/2014 Summertime Fun Recycling Berkeley
through 10/11/2014 Human Chimeras Art Exhibition San Francisco
through 12/12/2014 Edible Landscaping Class at Merritt College Oakland
through 12/9/2014 EcoArt Matters Class Oakland
through 2/28/2015 Advanced Permaculture Practicum (6 Month Permaculture Apprenticeship Training) Bolinas
through 12/17/2014 Seeds Community Resolution Center’s: Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills Class Berkeley
through 12/11/2014 Beyond Green: Introduction to Green Building and Design Oakland
through 10/3/2014 What River Are You Made Of? Tuolumne Inside Out Art Exhibit San Francisco
through 11/18/2014 One Planet Film Festival Moraga
through 10/4/2014 Fruit Tree Tour – Seeking Volunteers
through 10/24/2014 Ecological Justice Not Ecological Impairment: Co-Creating a Healthier and Ecologically Just World Oakland
through 5/16/2015 Healthy Communities Leadership Academy
through 11/24/2014 Explorations in Traditional Western Herbalism San Anselmo
through 11/22/2014 Fall Urban Permaculture Design — SF San Francisco
through 10/27/2014 Beginning Birding – Morning Session Berkeley
through 10/27/2014 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
9/24/2014
10/29/2014
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
9/28/2014
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
9/30/2014
10/21/2014
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
10/1/2014
10/2/2014
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 Indestructible: Stories of Fierce Leadership Oakland
10/4/2014
10/5/2014
Hoes Down Harvest Celebration Guinda
10/4/2014
10/5/2014
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
10/6/2014
10/9/2014
The Economics of Sustainability San Francisco
10/6/2014
10/9/2014
The Economics of Sustainability Conference San Francisco
10/6/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
10/8/2014
10/29/2014
Class: Trees of Berkeley Berkeley
10/8/2014 Fall and Winter Gardening in the East Bay with Author Pam Peirce Oakland
10/8/2014
11/16/2014
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
10/11/2014
3/8/2015
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
10/11/2014
10/12/2014
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
10/14/2014
11/11/2014
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
10/15/2014
10/16/2014
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
10/17/2014
10/19/2014
Bioneers Conference San Rafael
10/17/2014 Cold Process Soap Making 101 Point Richmond
10/18/2014
10/3/2015
Permaculture Design Course Sebastopol
10/18/2014
10/26/2014
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
10/21/2014
10/23/2014
Annual Steelhead Summit Ventura
10/21/2014 Brower Youth Awards San Francisco
10/22/2014 Greywater Systems in Los Angeles Los Angeles
10/23/2014
10/26/2014
Living the New Economy Convergence