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
4/19/2014 350 Bay Area Earth Day SF Action Parade and Rally San Francisco
4/26/2014 Cider Summit Berkeley
4/26/2014 Berkeley Healthy Child Coalition Meeting Berkeley
4/27/2014 EcoHouse Tour: Climate Action and Adaptation 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 4/18/2014 Exhibit: Homelessness Berkeley
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 4/21/2014 Class: Urban Agroecology Oakland
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 5/4/2014 Registration Open: Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour (May 4th)
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 4/18/2014 Spring Camp: Redwood Forest with Sarah’s Science Oakland
through 4/18/2014 National Farm to Cafeteria Conference 2014 Austin
4/16/2014 Energy Fundamentals: Heat, Moisture and Air San Francisco
4/16/2014 Lecture and Demonstration: Healthy Foods for Chronic Diseases San Francisco
4/16/2014 Film Screening: “Farmed and Dangerous” Berkeley
4/17/2014 Business Planning for Cottage Food Operators Oakland
4/17/2014 Edible Gardening 101 and Water Conservation Berkeley
4/17/2014 Integrated Local Harvests Petaluma
4/17/2014 Building a Bay Area Medicine Chest with Bonnie Weaver Oakland
4/17/2014 Film Screening: “Chasing Ice” El Cerrito
International Environmental Institute: Meets in East Bay and Oaxaca, Mexico
Movie: “Watermark” Berkeley
4/18/2014 Wild and Scenic Film Festival On Tour Oakland
4/19/2014 Earth Day Celebration and Clean Up Albany
4/19/2014 Earth Day — El Sobrante El Sobrante
Edible and Medicinal Plants of the North Bay Region (Sonoma County) Santa Rosa
4/19/2014 California Native Plant Sale Berkeley
4/19/2014 Naturally Dyed Spring Eggs Berkeley
4/19/2014 Berkeley Vegan Earth Day Berkeley
4/19/2014 Life After Lawn, Lawn Alternatives San Francisco
4/19/2014 Graywater Class Palo Alto
4/19/2014 Easy Home Composting and Worm Composting–POSTPONED Richmond
4/19/2014 Create a Sensory Garden Using Organic Herbs and Flowers Alameda
4/19/2014 Fruitful Minds Symposium on Nutrition Education Berkeley
4/19/2014 Edible Gardening for Beginners Workshop Alameda
4/19/2014 Standing Like a Tree: Benefit for the Sacred Grove Women’s Forest Sanctuary Berkeley
4/20/2014 Tilden Nature Area BioBlitz Berkeley
4/20/2014 Earth Day at Spirit Rock Meditation Center Woodacre, West Marin.
4/20/2014 Loving the Earth: Awareness, Action and Celebration Woodacre, West Marin.
4/20/2014 Bright Young Minds Sunday Sessions Youth Art Workshop Berkeley
Earth Week UC Berkeley Berkeley
4/21/2014 Natural Gas Development, Public Health and the Most Vulnerable Populations
Kids Carpentry Class Albany
4/21/2014 Oakland Veg Week: Creating an Environment for Change Oakland
4/22/2014 Spring of Sustainability: Online Earth Day Celebration
4/22/2014 What Makes West Branch a Net Zero Energy Building? Berkeley
4/22/2014 Oakland Veg Week: Bryant Terry Talk and Book Signing Oakland
4/22/2014 Film Screening: Open Sesame Oakland
4/22/2014 Extreme Weather and The Science of Superstorms San Francisco
Central Valley Water Tour
4/23/2014 Teleseminar: Essential Knowledge for Transition: Economic System
4/23/2014 Water Crisis in California Berkeley
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 Community Workshop to Learn and Discuss New Energy Efficiency Requirements for Berkeley Buildings: Updates to RECO/CECO Berkeley
4/24/2014 Solidifying Solar’s Place in Distributed Energy Oakland
Cob Cottage Course
4/25/2014 The Changemaker Social San Francisco
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 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 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 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
4/27/2014 UC Botanical Garden Public Spring Plant Sale 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 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 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!
4/28/2014 Unconventional Natural Gas Extraction and Special Vulnerabilities for Children
4/28/2014 Tech Panel: Examining Food and Technology San Francisco
4/30/2014 Conservation Speaker Series – Saving the California Condor Oakland
4/30/2014 Bicycle Maintenance 101 Berkeley
5/1/2014 Closing Ceremony and Book Release: The Lexicon of Sustainability Berkeley
5/1/2014 Conserving Water in the Landscape San Ramon
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
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 Container Gardening Palo Alto
5/3/2014 Lose Your Lawn Nursery Talks Berkeley
5/3/2014 Plant Sale at the Sunol AgPark Sunol
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
Commercial Aquaponics Training Willits
5/8/2014 Bay Area Open Space Conference San Francisco
5/8/2014 Center for Environmental Health Annual Gala San Francisco
5/8/2014 Bubbles & Bivalves 2014 San Francisco
Climate Conference San Francisco
5/10/2014 Citywide Garage Sale Albany
5/10/2014 Friends of the Library Annual Book Sale Berkeley
5/10/2014 Herb Crafts Berkeley
5/10/2014 Top 10 Herbs to Grow Palo Alto
5/10/2014 Workshop: Succulent Propagation Walnut Creek
5/10/2014 Hands-on Greywater Workshop (Oakland) Oakland
5/10/2014 Garden Day at Children’s Fairyland Oakland
Greywater Installer’s Workshop (5 day — Los Angeles) Los Angeles
5/12/2014 Environmental Exposures and Reduced Cognitive Function in Children
5/12/2014 Application Deadline: Brower Youth Awards
5/14/2014 Class: Integrating Energy Efficiency and Renewables in Home Retrofits San Francisco
5/15/2014 Trail Blazers Ball San Francisco
5/16/2014 Class: Energy Fundamentals in Solar Geometry San Francisco
5/16/2014 Acterra Party for the Planet Palo Alto
Climate Ride California Wine Country 2014
Safe, Effective Pest and Disease Control Palo Alto
5/17/2014 Celebrating Elephants Evening Event Oakland
5/18/2014 Cheesemaking: Ricotta and Fresh Chevre Berkeley
5/18/2014 Landscape Watering Richmond
5/19/2014 Environmental Toxins and Their Link to Metabolic Disorders and Chronic Diseases
5/21/2014 Class: Hands-on Lighting for Human Factors and Energy Efficiency San Francisco
San Francisco Green Film Festival San Francisco
Certified Green Building Professional Training Plus Optional Exam Oakland
Woodshop for Women Occidental