Holiday Workshop: DIY Festive Decor, 12/15/13

Holiday Workshop: DIY Festive Decor, 12/15/13
Our holiday line up of events continues this weekend with two offerings for craft enthusiasts! On Sunday, spend a relaxed, jolly afternoon with art instructor, urban farmer, and former museum specialist Ellen Evangeliste. We’ll be making wrapping paper, ornaments, and more with recycled and reused materials. Decorate your tree and wrap your presents with homemade… Read more »

Halloween and Day of the Dead Celebration at our Farmers’ Market, 10/29/13

Halloween and Day of the Dead Celebration at our Farmers' Market, 10/29/13
It’s time for a favorite annual event at the Farmers’ Market, our cross-cultural Halloween/Day of the Dead (El Día de los Muertos) Celebration. This coming Tuesday, the Farmers’ Market will be in full color, with live Aztec dance, live Caribbean music by Asheba, free all-ages costume making with East Bay Depot for Creative Reuse, face… Read more »

Sunday Streets Berkeley Returns, 10/13/13

Sunday Streets Berkeley Returns, 10/13/13
The best Sunday in Berkeley is almost here! Sunday Streets Berkeley will bring car-free fun to two miles of Shattuck Avenue in Downtown Berkeley, this Sunday from 11 am – 4 pm. That means two miles’ worth of activities, music, and local businesses to discover, whether you are on foot or two wheels. Check out… Read more »

Eat Pray Lulav: Sukkot Harvest Festival, 9/22/13

Eat Pray Lulav: Sukkot Harvest Festival, 9/22/13
Our friends and neighbors at Urban Adamah farm are hosting a festive event this Sunday, and the Ecology Center is partnering. Come say hello to our staff who will be on hand! Here’s the invitation from Urban Adamah: Back by popular demand for its third year, we are pleased to bring you Eat Pray Lulav,… Read more »

Worm Composting Workshop with Urban Worm, 9/15/13

Worm Composting Workshop with Urban Worm, 9/15/13
The next event in our “Soil in the City” series focuses on one of the most beneficial species for building healthy soil – worms! In addition to their many benefits, worm compost systems are low maintenance and don’t need a lot of space, making them ideal for urban residents. Join us for a free community… Read more »