Next Friday, from 5-7 PM will be a one-night West Berkeley art event, showcasing the work of local artists at 12 neighborhood businesses. The Ecology Center Store is one of the locations, and we’re excited to welcome recycled-glass artists in our space! It’s going to be a fun evening of art and socializing, brought to… Read more »
Fire up your little ones with a morning of storytelling, art making, performance and more! Kids of all ages and their parents are invited to the Ecology Center’s open house for budding environmentalists. Grab a seat in the Green Branch Library’s “Radical Reading Room” where kids can read, be read to, and story share on… Read more »
Seven years ago, North Berkeley resident Mark Olivier, frustrated at the amount of trash that washes up on East Bay shorelines, decided that instead of waiting for someone to come around and do something about the mess, he would deal with it himself. And for seven years, he has been doing beach cleanups in a… Read more »
Photographer Chris Jordan on Katrina and our consumer culture.