Does Your Building Heal or Hurt? a talk about toxics and human health in our living and working spaces with BuroHappold’s Kathleen Hetrick

Can sustainable buildings be considered healthy if they only focus on the health of building end users? Based on her experience with a local Living Building Challenge, the Santa Monica City Services Building, will share how toxic materials in the building industry not only impact the health of building end users, but also the health of construction and manufacturing workers, first-responders,... Read More

Earthen Plaster Workshop with Ray Cirino – Watch for schedule.

Join artist, inventor, cob innovator Ray Cirino for this workshop.  You’ll  learn many techniques in cob technologies as we repair and re-configure the LA Eco-Village cob bench and enjoy pizza from Sparky the Pizza Dragon.  EVENT DETAILS: Date/TimeWatch for new schedule. Let us know if you’d like special notification of when this event is happening:... Read More

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

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

Rampart Village Neighborhood Council Meeting. 3rd Tue of each month at 6:00 pm

What:       Rampart Village Neighborhood Council Meeting Where:     155 No. Occidental Blvd., LA 90026 When:     Third Tuesdays at 6pm 2014   More information: The Rampart Village Neighborhood Council meets the 3rd Tuesday each month at 6 pm.  The 11 member Council frequently takes up issues of urban sustainability in the L.A. Eco-Village and adjacent neighborhoods. ... Read More

Time Bank Orientations and Potluck generally monthly. Inquire about Membership

There are time banks now in 13 LA area neighborhoods, including: – Altadena – Boyle Heights – Downtown Los Angeles – Echo Park – Glendale – Koreatown – Lincoln Heights – Los Feliz – Northeast LA – Pasadena – Silverlake – West Adams – Westside There are a dozen distinct Time Bank projects, some restricted... Read More

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Los Angeles CA 90004
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