CicLAvia – Iconic Wilshire Boulevard – Sunday August 14, 2016 from 9am to 4pm

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CicLAvia heads back to Iconic Wilshire Boulevard on August 14 as Koreatown, Westlake, and Downtown Los Angeles will host the country’s largest open streets event! Streets will be closed to cars and open for cyclists, pedestrians, runners and skaters to use as a recreational space. www.cicLAvia.org for all the info you’ll need and more New to CicLAvia? Here are some things... Read More

Worker Cooperative National Conference, July 29 – July 31, 2016 in Austin, Texas

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400+ inspired participants building a new economy based on shared democratic ownership. Hundreds of democratic workplaces in all stages from concept, to conversion, to growth. Join the U.S.’s leading lenders, funders, educators and advocacy organizations supporting the cooperative economy. Plus international guests bringing their wisdom and perspectives.  And... Read More

Designing a “Perma-Circular” Economy: Wed. July 13 at 7pm at L.A. Eco-Village

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Join us for an informative and provocative talk with Christian Arnsperger of the Faculty of Geosciences, University of Lausanne, Switzerland. And a veggie potluck before the talk. Christian will argue that the there is a serious imbalance when industrial societies promote wholesale recycling without also limiting economic growth, rendering such policies essentially useless for building... Read More

Learn the Basics of Vegetable Gardening with UC Master Gardeners: Varied schedules and Neighborhoods:March, April, May, June 2016

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Spring 2016 Sponsored by UC Master Gardener Program Multi-sessions in various neighborhoods.  Fees vary from free to low-cost.  Check the neighborhoods and schedules below to find a class near you.   Alan Hjelm Community Garden (Beginning) Address: Lutheran Church of the Master, 725 East Avenue J, Lancaster, CA 93535 Dates: April 16, 23, 30 and May 7 (Saturday) Time:... Read More

Next GEN – North America gathering

share   are so excited to announce the 3rd Annual Youth Ecovillage Summit! June 9th – 12th, 2016 La Cité Ecologique in Quebec, Canada Join us for three days of ecovillage immersion, community inspiration and deep connection! Immersion This year’s gathering will be held at La Cité Ecologique, in Quebec, Canada. Founded... Read More

Grow LA Victory Garden Initiative Class Schedule Fall 2015

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Fall 2015 Classes Emerson Avenue Community Garden (Beginning) Address: 6550 W. 80th Street, Los Angeles, CA 90045 Dates: October 4, 11, 18 and 25 (Sunday) Time: 1:00 to 4:00 pm Instructor: Dana Morgan Contact Info: danah.morgan@gmail.com Fees: General public – $55 for series or $15 per class Orville Wright Middle School employees, parents and EACG plot holders – $40... Read More

Rampart Village Neighborhood Council Election May 14, 2016 at Vista Charter School, 2900 W. Temple, LA 90026

The Los Angeles Eco-Village is in the Rampart Village Neighborhood Council District. Go here to learn more and meet the candidates: http://www.rvnc.org Did you know: the more folks that turn out for Neighborhood Council elections, the greater your voice will be heard in City Hall! If you are a resident of Los Angeles, find out when your Neighborhood Council election will be, learn... Read More

National Cohousing Tour Day – Saturday, April 30, 2016 at L.A. Eco-Village and throughout the U.S.

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Saturday, April 30, 2016: Special Abbreviated tours scheduled at: 10:30am     and      1:00pm     and       2:30pm These free tours are in conjunction with the National Cohousing Open House.  Reservations please:  213/738-1254 or crsp@igc.org Give us  your time preference. You will also have an opportunity to hang out for discussions with Eco-Villagers. Bring... Read More

2016 California Co-op Conference April 29-30 in Sacramento

California Co-op Conference: Friday, April 29th & Saturday, April 30th, 2016 Co-op Tour: May 1, 2016 Conference Location: Sierra 2 Center 2791 24th Street, Sacramento, CA 95818 The CA Co-op Conference offers tracks for both startup and existing cooperatives that focus on governance, communication, and technical topics for food, worker, housing, and other co-op types. One... Read More

Mark Lakeman talks to L.A. City Departments Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 4pm. Free and open event

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Urban Placemaking for the City of Los Angeles a talk with Portland’s Mark Lakeman at Ronald F. Deaton Auditorium: 100 W 1st St Los Angeles, CA 90012 Tuesday, March 29th | 4pm – 6pm •  Successful strategies for transforming public spaces from car-centric to people-centric •Accelerating culture change within public agencies •Learning and practicing effective tools for... Read More

Contact Information

117 Bimini Place #221
Los Angeles CA 90004
crsp@igc.org