Bay Area EcoCalendar

The EcoCalendar is a comprehensive listing of Bay Area environmental and social justice classes, workshops, exhibits, tours, films, and events. Subscribe to receive a bi-weekly email version of the Eco-Calendar. Click on event title to view full description.

Ecology Center Events

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Date Title Location
4/26/2014 Cider Summit Berkeley
4/26/2014 Berkeley Healthy Child Coalition Meeting Berkeley
4/27/2014 EcoHouse Tour: Climate Action and Adaptation–FULL Berkeley
5/1/2014 Growing Cities: Film Screening and Discussion Berkeley
5/4/2014 Get Ready, Gear Up! Berkeley Bike Festival Berkeley
5/22/2014 Transition Berkeley Presents: Make Your Own Miso Workshop Berkeley
5/27/2014 Empty Reservoirs, Fallow Fields: how drought and climate change affect our food production system Berkeley
5/31/2014 Family Fun Festival Berkeley

Community Events

Date Title Location
through 6/10/2014 Docent Training at the Regional Parks Botanic Garden Berkeley
through 5/20/2014 Laney College EcoArt Matters Class Oakland
through 5/22/2014 Class: Environmental Racism and Justice Oakland
through 5/5/2014 Edible Education Berkeley
through 6/7/2014 Edible Garden Series: From Design to Harvest Palo Alto
through 5/31/2014 Peralta Hacienda Saturday Kids Club Oakland
through 12/31/2014 2014 Master Birder Class San Francisco
through 5/20/2014 Class: Introduction to Healthy Community Systems Oakland
through 5/7/2014 Exhibit: The Lexicon of Sustainability Berkeley
through 9/13/2014 Bioblitz 2014 on Mt. Tamalpais
through 6/25/2014 Edible Art Show Oakland
through 4/30/2014 Tour Registration Open: Mexico — Celebrating Guelaguetza and Food Sovereignty in Oaxaca (July 18-26)
through 5/17/2014 Class: From Tree to Sea: A Bay Area Environmental Cross Section Oakland
through 4/28/2014 One Small Planet: Climate Action as Practice
through 6/7/2014 Urban Permaculture Design San Francisco
through 5/19/2014 Water and Culture: Recovering Owens Valley Paiute History Berkeley
through 4/30/2014 Fundraiser: Birdathon 2014
through 5/6/2014 Food and Farm Film Festival San Francisco
through 7/1/2014 Photography Exhibition: Robert Spertus: Spaces Albany
through 9/7/2014 Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Central California Coast: 6-month Spring/Summer Classroom and Field Study Program
through 7/30/2014 International Environmental Institute: Meets in East Bay and Oaxaca, Mexico
through 4/24/2014 Movie: “Watermark” Berkeley
through 5/4/2014 Registration Open: Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour (May 4th)
through 4/27/2014 Earth Week UC Berkeley Berkeley
through 6/2/2014 Kids Carpentry Class Albany
through 4/25/2014 Central Valley Water Tour
4/23/2014 Earth Day Event: All about Flame Retardants San Francisco
4/23/2014 Teleseminar: Essential Knowledge for Transition: Economic System
4/23/2014 Symposium on Cleantech Innovations in the Commercial Building Sector San Francisco
4/23/2014 Water Crisis in California Berkeley
4/23/2014 The Permaculture Solution, Permaculture in Ecovillages, Urban Farms and Communities Worldwide Walnut Creek
4/23/2014 Oakland Veg Week: Eating Meat-Free Is Easy As 1-2-3 Oakland
4/23/2014 Hands-On Drip Irrigation Workshop Oakland
4/23/2014 Ecology of Leadership Introductory Workshop (SF) San Francisco
4/23/2014 Community Workshop to Learn and Discuss New Energy Efficiency Requirements for Berkeley Buildings: Updates to RECO/CECO Berkeley
Public Meeting: Clean Vehicle Rebate Project Wait List Expansion Sacramento
4/24/2014 Cold Process Soap Making 101 Point Richmond
4/24/2014 Solidifying Solar’s Place in Distributed Energy Oakland
Cob Cottage Course
4/25/2014 Earth Day at WISR Sharing Concerns and Exploring Solutions Berkeley
4/25/2014 University of California Drought Summit Sacramento
Resilient City and Sustainability Symposium Oakland
4/25/2014 Spring Forum: Mobilizing Schools and Leaders to Build Healthy Communities Oakland
4/25/2014 Earth Week BBQ at the Santa Fe Right-of-Way Berkeley
4/25/2014 Screening: “More Than Honey” Martinez
4/25/2014 The Changemaker Social San Francisco
Food Revolution Summitt
4/26/2014 Application Deadline: Cultural Call for Art from Oakland Youth Oakland
Our Land: A Symposium on Farmland Access in the 21st Century Berkeley
Edible and Medicinal Plants of the Sierra Nevada: A Bioregional Exploration
4/26/2014 Oakland Veg Week: Animal Place Field Trip Grass Valley
4/26/2014 Free Compost for Berkeley Residents Berkeley
4/26/2014 2014 Lawnmower Exchange Oakland
4/26/2014 Earth Day — Richmond Parkway Richmond
4/26/2014 El Cerrito Earth Day Celebration El Cerrito
4/26/2014 Pacifica Earth Day of Action and EcoFest Pacifica
4/26/2014 Earth Day — Verde Elementary Richmond
Occidental Arts and Ecology Center Summer Plant Sale Occidental
4/26/2014 Volunteer: Oakland Earth Day Oakland
Tomatomania Sonoma
4/26/2014 Heart 2 Heart Block Party & Neighborhood Celebration Berkeley
4/26/2014 Earth Day with Urban ReLeaf Oakland
4/26/2014 Saturdays with Soil: Waterwise Gardening Newark
4/26/2014 City of Berkeley Emergency Prep Fair Berkeley
4/26/2014 Designing Native Gardens for Color Throughout the Year Castro Valley/Oakland
4/26/2014 Save Water and Have Your Vegetables Too Palo Alto
4/26/2014 Let’s Go Green Together Fremont
4/26/2014 Community Farm Day at the Gill Tract Albany
4/26/2014 “Reject and Protect” — Mass No KXL Rally in D.C. Washington, DC
4/26/2014 Environmental Justice Walk Against Cancer and Pollution San Francisco
4/26/2014 Create-With-Nature Earth Day Celebration on Stinson Beach Stinson Beach
4/26/2014 Growing Herbs for Teas Lafayette
4/26/2014 Lose Your Lawn Nursery Talks Hayward
4/26/2014 Save The Frogs Day Celebration! Berkeley
4/27/2014 UC Botanical Garden Public Spring Plant Sale Berkeley
4/27/2014 Hike Wildcat Marsh and Landfill Loop Trail Richmond
4/27/2014 Open House, Mural Art Dedication and Garden Lunch San Jose
4/27/2014 Bay-Friendly Garden Tour Yountville
4/27/2014 Berkeley Earth Day 2014 – Day of Fun and Action! Berkeley
4/27/2014 Great Landscapes Start in the Nursery: Inspecting Trees and Plants Before You Buy San Francisco
4/27/2014 Bees 201: Putting the Squeeze on Varroa Mites!
 Berkeley/North Oakland
4/27/2014 Lafayette Earth Day Festival Lafayette
4/27/2014 Introduction to Backyard Beekeeping Oakland
4/27/2014 San Francisco Yerba Buena Chapter of the California Native Plant Society’s Native Plant Garden Tour San Francisco
4/27/2014 Drip Irrigation North Oakland
4/27/2014 All About Avocados North Oakland
4/27/2014 Oakland Veg Week Celebration with Colleen Patrick-Goudreau Oakland
4/27/2014 Educating The Heart: Cesar E. Chavez Community Lifetime Achievement Awards Oakland
4/27/2014 Chickens 201: Expand Your Chicken Knowledge!
4/27/2014 PLACE for Sustainable Living Open House Oakland
4/28/2014 Unconventional Natural Gas Extraction and Special Vulnerabilities for Children
4/28/2014 Tech Panel: Examining Food and Technology San Francisco
4/29/2014 Sacramento River Watershed Program Vacaville
4/29/2014 Webinar: Urban Farms, Commercial Farms or Socially Minded Operations?
4/29/2014 BART’s Fleet of the Future Berkeley
4/29/2014 Urban Resilience on the Ring of Fire San Francisco
4/29/2014 The Permaculture Solution Walnut Creek
4/29/2014 Ecology of Leadership BBQ Kensington
4/29/2014 Transition Albany Film and Discussion: Arise Albany
4/30/2014 Sustainable Enterprise Conference Rhonert Park
4/30/2014 Watershed Day at the Capitol 2014 Sacramento
4/30/2014 Berkeley State of the City Address 2014 Berkeley
4/30/2014 Conservation Speaker Series – Saving the California Condor Oakland
4/30/2014 Nature Slideshow: The Wilds of San Francisco & You San Francisco
4/30/2014 Bicycle Maintenance 101 Berkeley
5/1/2014 Realtor Webinar: Talking Green Homes to Your Clients
5/1/2014 Closing Ceremony and Book Release: The Lexicon of Sustainability Berkeley
5/1/2014 Drought-Resilient Home Workshop El Cerrito
5/1/2014 Conserving Water in the Landscape San Ramon
5/1/2014 Hetch Hetchy: The Valley America Will Never Forget Berkeley
5/1/2014 Michael Pollan Lecture: The Omnivore’s Solution: In Defense of Food San Francisco
5/1/2014 California’s Progress Towards a Clean Energy Economy Palo Alto
5/1/2014 2-Day Workshop: Sustainable and Savvy Seaweed Harvesting Petaluma
5/2/2014 Laney College Ecoart Matters Show: Wholly Shift Oakland
5/2/2014 Dinner Discussion: Local Olive Oil San Francisco
5/2/2014 “The Future of Food and Family Farmers: Thinking about Food Utopias”, by Paul V. Stock, Professor, University of Kansas San Francisco
5/3/2014 Great Russian River Race and Water Conservation Fair Healdsburg
5/3/2014 El Cerrito City-Wide Garage Sale El Cerrito
Merritt College Horticulture Club Spring Plant Sale Oakland
5/3/2014 Home Composting Workshop Callistoga
Occidental Arts and Ecology Center, Summer Plant Sale Occidental
5/3/2014 Organic Gardening 101 North Oakland
5/3/2014 Urban Composting San Francisco
5/3/2014 Container Gardening Palo Alto
5/3/2014 Lose Your Lawn Nursery Talks Berkeley
5/3/2014 Kitchen Workshop: Jam Oakland
5/3/2014 Drought Tolerant Native Gardening Workshop Alameda
5/3/2014 Plant Sale at the Sunol AgPark Sunol
5/3/2014 Whole Berkeley Walk Series: Part 5 Berkeley
5/3/2014 A Conversation with Michael Pollan Healdsburg
5/4/2014 Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour
5/4/2014 Eat What You Grow Richmond
5/4/2014 Bright Young Minds Sunday Sessions Youth Art Workshop Berkeley
International Compost Awareness Week
5/5/2014 Susceptibility During Pregnancy: What You Need to Know
5/5/2014 Talk: East Bay Mountain Lions and More Albany
5/6/2014 Online Event: Science, Democracy, and a Healthy Food Policy
5/7/2014 Fracking in California Menlo Park
5/7/2014 Tree Care & Treeage San Francisco
5/7/2014 BART’s Fleet of the Future Oakland
5/7/2014 Legal Cafe at LOL Makerspace Oakland
5/7/2014 Reel to Real Film Series: Lunch Love Community Berkeley
Commercial Aquaponics Training Willits
5/8/2014 Bay Area Open Space Conference San Francisco
5/8/2014 12th Annual Human Rights Awards San Francisco
5/8/2014 Center for Environmental Health Annual Gala San Francisco
5/8/2014 Bubbles and Bivalves San Francisco
Climate Conference: Dirty Energy, Clean Solutions
5/10/2014 Citywide Garage Sale Albany
5/10/2014 Creating Commons Festival Oakland