Poetry Soirée to Benefit Ecology Center, 1/25/14

Poetry Soirée to Benefit Ecology Center, 1/25/14

You may have met poet David Griswold at our farmers’ market, writing sonnets on demand for customers. He’s putting together a collection of sonnets from his days at the farmers’ market, and is throwing this Farmers’ Market Poetry Soirée to collect votes on the favorites to publish. This unique gallery event will feature over 70… Read more »

Taste of North Berkeley to Benefit BUSD Garden & Cooking Program, 11/12/13

Taste of North Berkeley to Benefit BUSD Garden & Cooking Program, 11/12/13

This coming Tuesday, stroll, sip and taste at Gourmet Ghetto eateries, shops and galleries and help keep school gardens alive! All proceeds of this one-night event benefit the Berkeley Unified School District Garden and Cooking Program. If you are a parent, grandparent or supporter of food literacy, come join. A few schools will have tables… Read more »

Dine Out for an Edible Education in Berkeley, 5/30/13

Dine Out for an Edible Education in Berkeley, 5/30/13

Make one meal matter on Thursday, May 30th. Berkeley’s vibrant school garden and cooking programs are in danger of being cut after losing their federal funding for next year. You can help raise money for this program by simply eating out and enjoying a meal! A great line up of partnering restaurants have agreed to… Read more »

Berkeley Earth Days 2013: Educate • Inspire • Act, 4/13 – 4/22/13

Berkeley Earth Days 2013: Educate • Inspire • Act, 4/13 - 4/22/13

Berkeley Earth Days will be a city-wide celebration happening April 13 – 22 with a focus on community, fun, learning, and action. A rich bounty of Earth Day events are being planned by a wide array of organizations throughout the city, all tied to the theme “Educate • Inspire • Act.” Read on for more… Read more »

Build Buzz for Sunday Streets Berkeley at our Farmers’ Markets

 Build Buzz for Sunday Streets Berkeley at our Farmers' Markets

On Sunday, October 14th, seventeen blocks of Shattuck Avenue will be closed to car traffic. Instead, people will be out walking, biking, rolling and dancing through Downtown and and North Berkeley! This event is a short seven weeks away, and we need all hands on deck to help spread the word. We’re looking for volunteers… Read more »