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
9/19/2014 Beer Garden Gathering & Mini-Film Fest Berkeley
9/25/2014 Permaculture: A Climate Change Solution Berkeley
9/26/2014 Stories and Songs for the Last Wild Buffalo 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 9/7/2014 Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Central California Coast: 6-month Spring/Summer Classroom and Field Study Program
through 9/14/2014 Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Sierra Nevada: A Bioregional Exploration
through 9/27/2014 Farm School 2014 San Francisco
through 9/6/2014 Alameda County Master Gardeners at the Saturday Berkeley Farmers’ Market Berkeley
through 9/4/2014 Exhibit: Reimagining Progress: Production, Consumption, and Alternative Economies Berkeley
through 9/29/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Greenway Summer Crop Swaps Berkeley
through 5/22/2015 Course: Ecological Landscaper Immersion Program Sebastopol
through 8/23/2014 St. Francis Square: Celebrating 50 Years of Cooperative Living San Francisco
through 8/25/2014 UC Davis Extension, Land Use and Natural Resources Online Class: LEED Building Certification
through 10/3/2014 Summertime Fun Recycling Berkeley
through 8/29/2014 Tapestry Weavers West Exhibit: Water Water Oakland
through 9/15/2014 UC Davis Extension Online Class: Green Building Materials and Construction Methods
through 9/16/2014 Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions to Trauma: Exploring the Use of Constitutional Herbalism and Somatics for Healing Trauma Berkeley
through 10/11/2014 Human Chimeras Art Exhibition San Francisco
through 8/22/2014 Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Buildings Pacific Grove
through 8/22/2014 Geomorphic and Ecological Fundamentals for River and Stream Restoration Truckee
through 8/22/2014 Sarah’s Science Camp – Arcade Science
through 12/12/2014 Edible Landscaping Class at Merritt College Oakland
through 8/22/2014 Urban Adamah Summer Camp: Global Village Berkeley
through 12/9/2014 EcoArt Matters Class Oakland
8/21/2014 The Human Right to Party! San Francisco
8/21/2014 Botanical Art: Summer Flowers with Catherine Watters Berkeley
8/21/2014 Keystone & Beyond San Francisco
8/21/2014 Reel San Francisco Stories San Francisco
8/21/2014 Movie + Discussion: Rebels with a Cause San Francisco
8/21/2014 Birds and Coffee Berkeley
8/21/2014 The Case for Restoring Hetch Hetchy San Francisco
8/22/2014
8/24/2014
Coho Confab Cresscent City
8/23/2014 Lose a Lawn, Get a Garden Walnut Creek
8/23/2014 Home Composting Workshop St Helena
8/23/2014
8/24/2014
OAEC Fall Plant Sale Occidental
8/23/2014 Family Fun Fest! A Sustainable Urban Sampler Every 4th Saturday! Oakland
8/23/2014 WildCare Family Adventures: Hike in Beautiful Indian Tree Novato
8/23/2014 Do It Yourself Outdoor Drought Solutions Santa Rosa
8/23/2014 Native Plant Horticulture with Bart O’Brien Berkeley
8/23/2014 Garden Cooking with Chef Joni San Jose
8/23/2014 Open Space Authority’s Grand Opening at Sierra Vista! San Jose
8/23/2014 Native Bee and Pollinator Plant Workshop Berkeley
8/24/2014 Montara Mountain Herb Walk with Joshua Muscat – A Fundraiser for Herbalists Without Borders Pacifica
8/24/2014 Magical Mystery Farm Tour Berkeley
8/24/2014 Bike Sunday on Telegraph Berkeley
8/24/2014 Introduction to Aquaponics Berkeley
8/24/2014 350 East Bay Climate Celebration Picnic Oakland
8/24/2014 Volunteer Work Day Berkeley
8/25/2014
8/29/2014
Sarah’s Science Camp – Sarah’s Favorite Projects
8/25/2014 Muir Woods Fee Free Day Mill Valley
8/25/2014 Public Participation Hearing Regarding PGE’s 2015 Gas Transmission and Storage Request Santa Rosa
8/25/2014 Gardening All Year: Prepping Your Garden For Fall Fremont
8/26/2014 Public Participation Hearing Regarding PGE’s 2015 Gas Transmission and Storage Request Oakland
8/26/2014 Butterfly Walk Berkeley
8/27/2014 Public Participation Hearing Regarding PGE’s 2015 Gas Transmission and Storage Request San Francisco
8/27/2014 Introduction to Seed Saving Hayward
8/27/2014 Film and Discussion: Mondo Banana! San Francisco
8/27/2014 Film Screening: Trashed Berkeley
8/28/2014
8/31/2014
Edible and Medicinal Plants of Northwest California: Klamath Mountains to North Coast Cresscent City
8/28/2014 UC Davis Extension Class: Wetlands Regulation and Mitigation Sacramento
8/28/2014 Paper Beadmaking Oakland
8/29/2014
8/31/2014
Introduction to Herbal Medicine – Concord Weekend Intensive Concord
8/29/2014 The Future of Energy Film Night Petaluma
8/30/2014 Free Compost for Berkeley Residents Berkeley
8/30/2014 Jamming California Hands-On Workshop San Jose
8/30/2014 Glenn Keator – Designing with Native Plants Berkeley
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
9/2/2014
2/28/2015
Advanced Permaculture Practicum (6 Month Permaculture Apprenticeship Training) Bolinas
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
12/17/2014
Seeds Community Resolution Center’s: Conflict Resolution and Mediation Skills Class Berkeley
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 The League of Women Voters 2014 Community Luncheon Berkeley
9/4/2014 OAEC Wild Work Day Occidental
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 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 Fall Vegetable Class Pleasanton
9/6/2014 Ask the Experts: Organic Gardening San Francisco
9/6/2014 Dental Health: Natural Approaches
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
9/9/2014
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 The Coming Revolution in Urban Water Systems Albany
9/10/2014
9/14/2014
North American Passive House Conference Burlingame
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
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
9/12/2014
9/14/2014
Aquaponics Association Conference San Jose
9/12/2014
9/13/2014
Justice Begins with Seeds Conference Portland
9/12/2014
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 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 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
9/14/2014 Rosh Hashanah: Soil Building and Worm Composting Berkeley
9/14/2014
11/24/2014
Explorations in Traditional Western Herbalism San Anselmo
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
9/18/2014
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
9/20/2014
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 Ecology Action Research Mini-Farm/Garden Short Tour Willits
9/20/2014 Brew Your Own Beer Hopland
9/20/2014 Bees 201: Preparing Your Hive For Winter
 Oakland
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 Cheesemaking: Mozarrella Berkeley
9/21/2014 All In a Jar – Canning Basics with Penny Porter Lafayette
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
10/27/2014
Beginning Birding – Evening Session Berkeley
9/23/2014 SF Botanical Docent Training: Children’s Walk Guides San Francisco