Greywater Workshop Saturday, November 15, 2014 at L.A. Eco-Village and other upcoming greywater events at LAEV and elsewhere

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Los Angeles: (Last workshop of the year is this weekend! Nov. 15th) 1) Greywater Design and Installation workshop. Learn how to design and install your own Laundry-to-landscape greywater system. We’ll walk you through the design process and give you hands-on practice by creating a “mock up” system using real parts. Watch a video of an L2L system on Ask This Old... Read More

Dia de los Muertos celebration at LA Eco-Village Sunday November 2, 2014 from 6 to 9pm

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Please join us in celebrating Dia de lxs Muertxs at the Los Angeles Eco-Village (LAEV) on Sunday November 2nd, 2014 from 6-9 pm. We will be hosting a community potluck and honoring those who have passed. Please feel free to bring photos, marigold flowers or anything you would like to display in the community altar. Please also bring vegetarian food to share. Some ideas of traditional... Read More

“Flow: For the Love of Water” film, Wed., Oct. 29, 2014 at 7:00pm at L.A. Eco-Village

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How did a handful of corporations steal our water? http://www.flowthefilm.com/ Irena Salina's award-winning documentary investigation into what experts label the most important political and environmental issue of the 21st Century - The World Water Crisis. Salina builds a case against the growing privatization of the world's dwindling fresh water supply with an unflinching focus... Read More

The Low Down on Pee and Poo – Composting Toilets and Urine Reuse: October 23, 2014 at L.A. Eco-Village

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Composting toilets offer a sanitary and ecological solution to the flush toilet. Learn about waterless composting toilets, reusing urine, and considerations for installing a system into your home. This presentation will cover home scale composting toilets from urban to rural applications, large scale systems, operation and maintenance needs, and common problems and solutions. Location/time:... Read More

CicLAvia Sunday October 5, 2014 from 9am to 4pm

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Go here for the great CicLAvia event:  www.cicLAvia.org Maps Hub locations Volunteer opportunities If you haven’t been yet, plan onit for the planet!   Do you ever wonder how we make CicLAvia happen? Luck? Magic? Hollywood CGI? Nope. It’s none of the above.Creating CicLAvia takes tons of time, an infusion of funds and more people-power than we can measure.... Read More

In the Flow: a film series on water at L.A. Eco-Village starting Wednesday October 1, 2014 at 7:00pm

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Starting this week! Plan to come hang out with us and watch some of the best documentaries on water issues.  Join the dialog about what each of us can do to individually and collectively to radically reduce our water use in Southern California. These four documentary films will alert us to what has gone wrong and how we can continue to work on fixing things. ————————- Wednesday,... Read More

Meredith McKenzie talking about water in the White House Place Learning Garden at L.A. Eco-Village: Saturday September 27, 2014 at 11:00am

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Prof Meredith McKenzie is a thought leader challenging us to look at and utilize water with fresh eyes. A Lecturer at Cal Poly Pomona,  Meredith specializes in revitalizing urban river neighborhoods, with a focus on stream restoration. She is a member of the Los Angeles Recycled Water Advisory Group and the EPA Los Angeles River Urban Waters Federal Partnership. Given our current... Read More

Climate March in New York City Sunday, September 21, 2014

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  In September, President Obama and heads of state from around the world will meet in New York to decide our climate future. Environmental Action and other environmental groups have been working around the clock with our allies to make sure we grab the attention of President Obama, other world leaders and the global media in September. We need your help to make sure there is... Read More

Peoples Climate March in Los Angeles — September 20, 2014

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People’s Climate March: The World is Mobilizing for Climate Action Los Angeles will demonstrate on September 20th in solidarity with the NYC March on September 21st.  Read all about it below.  Let your voice be heard with your marching feet! On September 21st people from around the nation will come together in an unprecedented citizen mobilization for the People’s Climate... Read More

The Art of Death Midwifery Class September 19, 20, 21, 2014 in Pacific Palisades

“A death midwife is one who shepherds individuals toward a conscious dying experience; guides loved-ones in after-death care of the body and supports the family in creating a vigil and funeral at home.” The Art of Death Midwifery Fall 2014 class schedule Los Angeles   A three-part certificate program offering intensive study in   Conscious Dying  After-death... Read More

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