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


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

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
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
Register here


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
Register here Greywater Design Mastery (


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

Event sponsored by 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.


 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
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

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


Open post

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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