Successful Container Planting

Successful Container Planting
Join us for a demonstration and conversation with Porter Poirier of Poirier Garden Design on soil and soil renewal, indoor vs outdoor, shade vs sun, native plantings. Take a dive deep into container planting using 3 different sizes of Talavera’s beautiful Mexican planters. Here’s our chance to learn more about gardening and landscaping in our… Read more »

The Real Dirt: Introduction to Organic Gardening

The Real Dirt: Introduction to Organic Gardening
This intensive in-person day -long course  will introduce you to the essentials  of organic gardening.  Organic Gardening starts with healthy living soil and the gardener’s adage is “feed the soil, not the plant”        We’ll learn about soil structure and soil types and the very important role that living organisms play.  Then we’ll look… Read more »

2024 EAST BAY GREEN HOME TOUR

Black houses line the bottom of this graphic with a multicolored background of orange, yellow, green, and gray. Title "East Bay Green Home Tour".
2024 EAST BAY GREEN HOME TOUR SATURDAY, JUNE 2 VIRTUAL TOUR: 10 AM – 11 AM IN-PERSON TOUR: 1 PM – 4 PM   See what your East Bay neighbors are doing with their homes to combat climate change, improve air quality, generate clean energy, conserve water, and move towards a safer, healthier, greener future.… Read more »

Bay Area Bike to Work Day and Bike to Wherever Days

Bay Area Bike to Work Day and Bike to Wherever Days
Bay Area Bike to Work Day and Bike to Wherever Days Bay Area Bike to Work Day (BTWD) began 30 years ago in 1994 as a celebration of bicycles as a fun and healthy way to get to work, as well as an opportunity for those who don’t usually bike commute to try it out.… Read more »

Berkeley Bay Festival

Berkeley Bay Festival
  Celebrate the San Francisco Bay at the Berkeley Marina. Connect with the Bay and our local community through live music, performers, food, hands-on educational activities, and free boat rides. This free, family-focused event celebrates the Bay, its local wildlife, and the people and agencies dedicated to its protection. Over 30 environmental and wildlife conservation… Read more »