Gaia University presents a free webinar with John Dennis Liu on Ecological Restoration Camps. See it now.

Ecosystem Restoration Camps: How to Save Civilization – Gaia University. Recorded Wednesday, May 8th, 2019. See it here Ecosystem Restoration Camps founder, environmental filmmaker, and soil scientist John D.... Read More

L.A. Co-op Lab Annual Mixer – Saturday June 1, 2019 from 8 to 11pm at L.A. Eco-Village

Games Drinks Bites The L.A. Co-op Lab invites you to join us for our annual mixer on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at the Los Angeles Eco-Village. Celebrate the growing network of co-operators advancing... Read More

2019 National Cohousing Conference in Portland OR 5/30-6/2/2019

2019 National Cohousing Conference May 30 – June 2, 2019 at the Downtown Portland Hilton View Full Schedule here This year’s conference theme: Community for the Health of it Learn how living in community can be healthier by raising the quality of life and reducing our environmental impacts, and yes! even combating loneliness and a sense of isolation! Whether you’re just... Read More

CalEarth Open House – June 2, 2019 from 10am to 3pm in Hesperia

CalEarth is the legacy of internationally renown architect Nadir Khalili carried on by his family and friends. SuperAdobe buildings, that anyone can learn how to build by hand, comprise the amazing community you will see when you visit. Numerous hands-on workshops on the methods and processes of building from the earth are offered. Check it out at their Open House on June... Read More

Cooperation Works – Sunday June 30, 2019 from 5pm to 8pm at Mt. St. Mary’s University, Los Angeles

Join Us to Build Cooperative Businesses with People Returning HOME from Prison or Jail! An Evening of knowledge sharing, entertainment & networking Purchase Tickets, Make a Donation,or Become a Sponsor on EventbriteLINK TO EVENT POSTCARD Featuring: Jessica Gordon-Nembhard  Jessica Gordon-Nembhard is a political economist and professor of community justice and social... Read More

Christian Arnsperger returns to LA Eco-Village for a public talk on his latest thinking on perma-circularity Thursday, July 18, 2019

Read about Christian here.  Watch for details.  Read More

Greywater Installer’s Course Aug. 14-18 from 8am-5pm at L.A. Eco-Village

for a sustainable water future

Interested in learning all about greywater and installing systems professionally? This course is designed for people with either basic plumbing, landscaping, or permaculture skills who want to learn how to design and build simple, economical residential greywater systems. Read More here Greywater Installer’s Course (5 day, Los Angeles) –... Read More

Women in Green 10th Annual Forum – Thursday, August 15, 2019 in Los Angeles

The Women In Green Forum has emerged as the premier conference series highlighting women’s impact on the environmental industry. Now celebrating its 10th year, the Women In Green Forum (WIGF) is the largest conference of its kind and attracts an international audience of environmental professionals. Each year, we convene sustainability trailblazers who share insights... Read More

Lessons Learned from Living in Community

– Love not someone whom you see eye to eye, but is looking in the same direction. – Love will find a way. Indifference will find an excuse. – A friend is someone who knows all about you and still loves you. Elbert Hubbard  Read More

Barter for Knowledge – Trade School Los Angeles: On-Going

Take a class through bartering with your teacher at Trade School Los Angeles. Classes are open to the public. We believe that everyone has something to offer, and that mutual exchange is a positive & powerful tool for building a community. Sign up below and learn something new! Trade School is an alternative, self-organized school that runs on barter. The Los Angeles chapter... Read More

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