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 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
9/19/2014 Beer Garden Gathering & Mini-Film Fest Berkeley
9/20/2014 11th Annual Berkeley Farmers Market String Band Contest Berkeley
9/21/2014 NorCal People’s Climate Rally Oakland
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 9/21/2014 West Coast Women’s Permaculture Gathering
through 9/19/2014 Certified Green Building Professional Training + Optional Exam Oakland
through 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 and Documentary Screening Berkeley
Native Gardens for Drought-Challenged California: A Symposium On Creating Beauty In A Harsh Drought Oakland
9/20/2014 Martinez Permaculture Center Work Day and Potluck Pacheco
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 Oakland Creek to Bay Day Oakland
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 Water Works 2014 San Francisco
9/20/2014 How to Remove Your Lawn Workshop Walnut Creek
9/20/2014 Bees 201: Preparing Your Hive For Winter Oakland
Earthdance 101 – Area 401 and Earthdance Global Laytonville
9/20/2014 Make Your Own Home Remedies for Colds & Flus Albany
9/20/2014 Eating California Fall Harvest Festival San Jose
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
Community Supported Herbalism (CSH) Share Berkeley
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 Fall Gardening Series: Medicinal Plants and Perennial Herbs Berkeley
9/21/2014 OAEC Tour and Open Nursery Occidental
9/21/2014 Quarterly Sharing Expo – Palo Alto Palo Alto
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
Beginning Birding – Morning Session Berkeley
9/22/2014 Agriculture and Fracking: Panel Discussion 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
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 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
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 47th Annual Native American Day Sacramento
9/26/2014 Recology: Artist in Residence Exhibition Reception San Francisco
9/27/2014 Free Compost for Berkeley Residents Berkeley
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 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
9/29/2014 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
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
HVAC Fundamentals: New Ideas for Novices (2 Day Class) San Francisco
10/2/2014 The Wisdom to Survive: A Documentary on Climate Change, Capitalism and Community Berkeley
10/3/2014 Indestructible: Stories of Fierce Leadership Oakland
Hoes Down Harvest Celebration Guinda
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 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
The Economics of Sustainability San Francisco
The Economics of Sustainability Conference San Francisco
10/6/2014 Transition Berkeley Ohlone Crop Swap Berkeley
Class: Trees of Berkeley Berkeley
10/8/2014 Fall and Winter Gardening in the East Bay with Author Pam Peirce Oakland
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
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
10/12/2014 Plant Walk: Wild Medicines and Foods of Devil’s Gulch Lagunitas
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
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
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