Visit Us at Berkeley Bay Festival, 4/11/15, and Brower Center Earth Day, 4/18/15

Visit Us at Berkeley Bay Festival, 4/11/15, and Brower Center Earth Day, 4/18/15
For the next two Saturdays, we’re plugged in to two family-friendly events that we would love to see you at! First up, come to the Bay Festival at the Berkeley Marina this Saturday, April 11th from 11 am – 4 pm! Enjoy free hands-on educational activities and info from environmental organizations around the Bay. Listen… Read more »

Create Your Own Water-Wise Home and Landscape, 3/26/15

Create Your Own Water-Wise Home and Landscape, 3/26/15
From reusing greywater, to collecting rainwater, to installing waterless composting toilets, simple alterations can transform our home water systems. A recent study found that households saved an average of 15,000 gallons a year after installing greywater system! This presentation will teach you how you can transform your own home so it conserves and reuses our… Read more »

Recycling Update Brings 25 Speakers on Zero Waste to Berkeley on 3/17/15

Recycling Update Brings 25 Speakers on Zero Waste to Berkeley on 3/17/15
On Tuesday March 17, Northern California Recycling Association (NCRA) proudly celebrates the 20th annual Recycling Update event, co-sponsored by the Ecology Center. The event of the year for all things Zero Waste, the day features over 25 local, national and international industry experts speaking on the spectrum of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, and Rot. The day… Read more »

16th Annual Bay Area Seed Swap & Celebration, 3/7/15

16th Annual Bay Area Seed Swap & Celebration, 3/7/15
One of our favorite events is coming up very soon, back for another year! Join us for a fun and festive Annual Seed Swap hosted by the Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL). Come learn about seed libraries, swap home-grown garden seeds, share a potluck supper, enjoy music and the company of fantastic local gardeners… Read more »

Dinner, Mingling, and More at our Annual Meeting for Members, 2/25/15

Dinner, Mingling, and More at our Annual Meeting for Members, 2/25/15
Save the date for Wednesday, February 25th, to join our Annual Meeting for Members. This once-a-year event is our chance to feed, thank, and share with our members, who support all of our work, every day, all year. We look forward to it as a chance to get to know our members better, and to… Read more »