Member Appreciation Sale and Walking Tour, 12/8/13

Member Appreciation Sale and Walking Tour, 12/8/13
We’re three days away from a special day for our members! Current Ecology Center members are invited to come shop our annual Sale Sunday, December 8 from 11 AM – 6 PM. There will be a special discount of 20% off purchases, free giveaways, cider and treats. This year, we’re expanding appreciation by offering a… 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 »

Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival, 9/28/13

Watershed Environmental Poetry Festival, 9/28/13
“Stand Up for the Earth” with Pulitzer Prize-winning poets Gary Snyder and Robert Hass, with Brenda Hillman, Matthew Zapruder, Brian Teare, Ann Fisher-Wirth (The Ecopoetry Anthology), giovanni singleton, Jennifer Elise Foerster, Barbara Jane Reyes, Mary Mackey, John Shoptaw, Alan Soldofsky, California Poets in the Schools, River of Words, Poetry Inside Out (K-12 Student Poets), The… Read more »

String Band Contest at the Farmers’ Market, 9/21/13

String Band Contest at the Farmers' Market, 9/21/13
The Berkeley Farmer’ Market String Band Contest is the centerpiece of the Berkeley Old Time Music Convention (BOTMC) which is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. The contest is twenty bands competing for bags of wooden nickels, redeemable for fresh produce at the Berkeley Farmers’ Market, which sponsors the contest and is adjacent to the… Read more »

Kid’s Day at the Albany Farmers’ Market, 7/31/13

Kid's Day at the Albany Farmers' Market, 7/31/13
We’re bringing a new event to the Albany Farmers’ Market next Wednesday! Kid’s Day at the Albany Farmers’ Market will bring a multitude of free fun activities for kids and their families. There will be a free bouncy house, free music, free face painting, free hands-on activities, free library, and more! Face painter extraordinaire Dede… Read more »