LA ECOVILLAGE TOUR SCHEDULE:
Sat., August 13, 2022 from 10:30 am to 1pm
Sat., August 27, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Mon., Sept. 5, 2022 (Labor Day) from 10:30am to 1pm
Sun., Sept. 11, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Sun., Sept. 25, 2022 from 10:30am tp 1[,
Reservations required. Details here
SUN., AUG. 21, 2022 FROM 9AM TO 4PM HOLLYWOOD & WEST HOLLYWOOD
Open Streets CicLAvia from East Hollywood & Hollywood to West Hollywood.
Four Metro stops along the 7 mile route. Free and open to all forms of non motorized transport. Details here
Look for our LA Ecovillage Institute info booth/table along the route.
SUN. , AUG 21, 2022 from 8:30am to 6pm in person in Santa Clarita
Tiny House Co-build Camp by LATCH Collective
Learn to build a tiny house, hands-on.
Details and register here
SAT., AUG 27, 2022 from 10am to 12 noon at L.A. Ecovillage
Cooking with the Sun: Solar Cooking Workshop*
Cook and bake in 4 varieties of solar cookers. Led by Ecovillager, Solar Cook and Garden Guide 😻 Carol Springer with Sage, this two hour event is sure to get you excited. Carol and Sage will demonstrate how to make a simple cooker, and they’ll have low cost DIY kits available for purchase. AND eat what you cook. Space is limited.
More Info and register here
*Researchers calculated that gas stoves pump 2.6 million tons of methane into the atmosphere each year, or the equivalent of 500,000 cars.
SUN., AUG. 28, 2022 from noon to 3pm
STREET LIBRARIANS BICYCLE RIDE & SOCIAL
Join this group for a friendly hang-out and bike ride delivering donated books to local street libraries. Bi-monthly rides in the Echo Park, Silverlake, Koreatown, Wilshire Center areas. More info here
Contact Jennifer at email@example.com
SUN, AUG. 28, 2022 from 3:30 to 5:30pm at LA Ecovillage
LA Eco-Village in-depth Garden walk-about
with solar tea and treats with Ecovillager Carol Springer
SEPT. 1 – 30, 2022 (5 virtual sessions)
Greywater Design Mastery Class.
A comprehensive greywater program to teach you how to design professional, well-functioning greywater irrigation systems to save water and grow your gardens, with Laura Allen, founder GreywaterAction,org
Read all about it here www.greywateraction.org
Register here Greywater Design Mastery (greywateraction.org)
TUE., SEPT. 14, 2022 FROM 5 TO 7PM in Downtown LA in person
A dozen prominent sustainability activists give 3 minute speed talks on their sustainability passions.
Watch for details or contact Lois@ic.org
Event sponsored by www.usa.skanska.com in association with LA Ecovillage and a dozen other groups.
SAT., SEPT. 24, 2022 from 8am to 3pm at LA City Hall, 200 No. Spring St.
Los Angeles Congress of Neighborhoods: free and open to the public
watch for registration details. www.empowerla.org/
NEWS BITS & RESOURCES
CRSP and its Los Angeles Ecovillage Institute are proud to announce that we have become the nonprofit fiscal umbrella for two new projects aligned with our public interest purposes::
Re:Ciclos: Founded and led by bicycle activist and LA Ecovillage member Jimmy Lizama, Re:Ciclos teaches youth and neighbors how to build cargo bikes. They envision a future Los Angeles where the communities most negatively affected by a century of car culture build a new paradigm of heathy mobility built by community for community. More info here
Bike Talk: We are a podcast about bike advocacy. Streaming at Valley Free Radio Sundays, 11am EST and Tuesdays, 3-4pm EST. Our affiliate Bike Talk plays alternate Wednesdays from 7-8pm EST at WMBR. KPFK, and SoundCloud. More about Bike Talk here
Ecovillages/Cohousing, Intentional Communities Resources
For a variety of talks, workshops, conferences, books, articles and other resources on these topics, see:
LA Ecovillage Volunteer Opportunities:
If you have been on an LAEV tour (are vaccinated) and would like to be invited to our work parties:
For the LAEV Institute Community Hub: contact Lois at firstname.lastname@example.org
For the Solar Cooking and Garden In-Depth workshops to help set up and take down,
contact Carol Time Dollars available.
For the BVCLT White House Place Learning Garden, contact Kasey at email@example.com
For Street Librarians bi-monthly Bike Ride, contact Jennifer at firstname.lastname@example.org
See LA Ecovillage Tour schedule here www.laecovillage.org/home/tours/