Saturday, December 10, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Sunday, December 18, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Friday, December 30, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Saturday, January 14, 2023 from 10:30am to 1pm
Saturday, January 28, 2023 from 10:30am to 1pm
Sunday, February 12, 2023 from 10:30am to 1pm
Sunday, February 26, 2023 from 10:30am to 1pm

Reservations required.  Details here

Wed – Sat:  Oct. 26 – 29, 2022 in San Diego – in person

National Association of Housing Cooperatives 22nd Annual Conference

Info and register here
2022 Annual Conference – National Association of Housing Cooperatives (


Fri & Sat., Oct. 28-29, 2022

World CLT (Community Land Trust) Day 2022, virtual:


Sat., Nov. 5, 2022 from 12 to 4pm in person in Downtown Los Angeles

LA Bike Fest: The Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition Fundraiser: Music, food, art, awards.  Party with a purpose.

More info and reservations here: LABikeFest | Los Angeles County B (

Note: We are pleased to announce that Ecovillager Jimmy Lizama will be one of the awardees this year.  Noteworthy memories: the LA County Bicycle Coalition was started by LA Ecovillagers Joe Linton and Ron Milam, plus Jimmy co-founded the Bicycle Kitchen way back,

Nov. 20 – 26, 2022 Tour the Mondragon Network of Co-ops in Spain

Go here for details:  Emulation Tours — Human Agenda



 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 long time 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: (publisher of “Communities Magazine”)

Global Earth Repair Summit – Virtual – Recorded 10/21-22/2022.  Dozens of speakers.  See past summits on YouTube and watch for current summit to be uploaded onto YouTube soon.


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
–  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
–  For Street Librarians bi-monthly Bike Ride, contact Jennifer at
Job Opportunities with LAEV organizations:
–  LA Ecovillage Institute/CRSP: Administrative Assistant. 
Must live in or near LAEV,  share our values and passions for the environmet and a more just city plus have good office and people skills.  Open till filled.  Send resume to
and/or call Lois for more info: 213/738-1254

See LA Ecovillage Tour schedule here

Upcoming events April – May 2022

See tour schedule below or here


Sat.,  April  23, 9:30 – 11:30 am.  Learn about using solar cookers and regenerative gardening in Los Angeles Eco Village.   – IN PERSON
Demonstration of three types of solar cookers. While food is cooking (weather permitting),  walk through and talk about the different types of gardens and- composting.  We will finish with a taste of sun-cooked gluten free vegan food.
This is an outdoor event. Please wear enclosed shoes and comfortable clothes – work clothes if you want to help with compost.  Wear mask, bring sunscreen, bug spray, plate and eating utensils.  Space limited to 15.  Tickets $17.  Reserve and pay here.  Limited number of complimentary tickets with promo code “FreeGuest”


CANCELED:  WATCH FOR NEW DATE.  Sat., April 9, 2022 from 12:30 to 3pm: Karaoke Bike Ride to a local central city neighborhood. Folks on bikes meet at the LA Ecovillage Community Hub, 3554 W. 1st Street at 12:30pm for biking to a nearby neighborhood to be announced.  Register here and watch for details.

This workshop made possible by a grant from the LADWP


Sat, April 23, 2022 from 1 to 2:30 pm.  Save Energy, Save Money and Win free workshop.  Virtual.  Our special speaker will be a representative from the sunrise movement.  Register here:

This workshop made possible by a grant from the LADWP


Fri & Sat May 20-21, 2022, the 21st Municipal Green Building Conference at LA Trade Technical College – Live and in-person.  Los Angeles Ecovillage will be hosting a booth on Community Day May 21, and the conference is free and open to the public that day.   Get a glimpse of what will be happening here.  And save the date and watch for more registration details


LA Eco-Village Tours on the following dates from 10:30am to 1pm.  Registration and vaccinations required. 
Saturday, April 2, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm CANCELED
Saturday, April 16, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Saturday, April 30, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm
Saturday, May 28, 2022 from 10:30am to 1pm

Details  here


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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 or via Zoom during Covid-19
                crisis.  Check website for agendas/details:   
                Currently meetings are held on-line at

When:   Third Tuesday each month s at 6pm 

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.  This is a great opportunity to support more inner city sustainability initiatives.  You can join committees, give public input, run for the Board.  Not a citizen, no problem, your input is invited, and you CAN VOTE!


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