Greywater Workshops at L.A. Eco-Village, Downtown for Water Professionals and in Boyle Heights in Spanish: Oct. 12, Nov. 15, 2014 + more dates and more details below

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Greywater Action has lots of workshops this fall to help you drought-proof your landscape with greywater and conserve our precious freshwater resources. These workshops are in Los Angeles and are for homeowners, tenant associations, apartment and condo owners.  In addition, a series of special workshops is targeted for water professionals, building officials, and water agency... 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

West Coast Women’s Permaculture Gathering, Seattle area, September 18-21 2014 Fall Equinox weekend

Join Permaculture’s Finest Women for a Weekend in the Woods! Welcome to the West Coast Women’s Permaculture Gathering September 18-21 2014! This is our 4th year and we are gracing the greater Seattle area! Join us at Camp Hamilton near Monroe/Duvall for a long weekend together sharing skills, ideas and collaborating! Contributing & Collecting in Collaboration! ... Read More

Los Angeles Green Festival Friday Sept 12 thru Sun Sept 14, 2014 at L.A. Convention Center

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About the Green Festival. Check out the 40 page: Preview Guide. Volunteer Opportunities:  here. More than 20,000 attended the L.A. Green Festival last year. Great kids activities too! Come visit the Los Angeles Eco-Village booth (#550), and so many other organizations you may want to catch up with. Lots of interesting speakers, demonstrations of all kinds, and a place to run into... Read More

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