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Next Economy: Restorative Economics 6:00 pm
Next Economy: Restorative Economics @ Green Hive Spaces
Apr 4 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us for a discussion on different strategies for a just transition to a more sustainable, equitable and just economy. Restorative economics takes a restorative justice approach to restoring and reinvesting in low-income communities of[...]
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Vallejo: Cultivate Community Food Co-op Happy Hour 5:00 pm
Vallejo: Cultivate Community Food Co-op Happy Hour @ Mare Island Brewing Co. (Ferry Building Tap Room)
Apr 5 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join owners and other locals to mix and mingle and learn more about Cultivate Community Food Co-op.  Ferry riders, have your loved ones meet you for a drink after your commute.
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UC Master Gardener Plant Exchange 9:00 am
UC Master Gardener Plant Exchange @ Solano County UC Cooperative Extension
Apr 6 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Discover new plants for your home! Bring your home-grown, extra plants to share/exchange with the UC Master Gardeners and the public. We will accept plants, bulbs, seeds, cuttings etc. No plants over the 5-gallon size.[...]
The Barn & Pantry One Year Anniversary Celebration 10:00 am
The Barn & Pantry One Year Anniversary Celebration @ The Barn & Pantry
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Barn & Pantry in Dixon will celebrate their one year anniversary Saturday, April 6. Join the fun with live music all day, food vendors, free samples, drawings and demonstrations from 10 am-5 pm. The[...]
Vallejo Together Solano Gardens Installation 1:00 pm
Vallejo Together Solano Gardens Installation @ Vallejo Together
Apr 6 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Vallejo Together Solano Gardens Installation @ Vallejo Together
Join Vallejo Together and Sustainable Solano for the two-day installation of Vallejo Together’s Vegetable Garden! This project will serve as a source of fresh produce, a hub of information and a place for building relationships.[...]
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Vallejo Together Solano Gardens Installation 1:00 pm
Vallejo Together Solano Gardens Installation @ Vallejo Together
Apr 7 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Vallejo Together Solano Gardens Installation @ Vallejo Together
Join Vallejo Together and Sustainable Solano for the two-day installation of Vallejo Together’s Vegetable Garden! This project will serve as a source of fresh produce, a hub of information and a place for building relationships.[...]
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Dixon Sustainable Landscape Class 6:30 pm
Dixon Sustainable Landscape Class @ Dixon Public Library
Apr 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sustainable Solano Program Manager Nicole Newell will teach about sustainable landscaping: beautiful, productive, life-supporting ecosystems featuring trees and a variety of perennials fed by secondary water (greywater and rainwater). Learn about current turf replacement rebates[...]
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Urban Forest Community Planting Project 9:00 am
Urban Forest Community Planting Project @ Shelter Solano
Apr 13 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Sustainable Solano for the installation of Solano County’s Urban Forest! We are currently working on converting 3.5 acres of Shelter Solano grounds into a resilient, mixed-canopy urban forest. The project aims to serve as[...]
‘What’s for Dinner?’ Soup Garden Cooking Workshop 2:00 pm
‘What’s for Dinner?’ Soup Garden Cooking Workshop @ John F. Kennedy Library
Apr 13 @ 2:00 pm
'What's for Dinner?' Soup Garden Cooking Workshop @ John F. Kennedy Library
Join us for a special workshop on how to plan and plant for a soup garden that will yield the ingredients for a late summer gazpacho and a hearty fall squash soup. We will hear tips[...]
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Hands-On Rain Barrel Workshop in Vacaville 1:00 pm
Hands-On Rain Barrel Workshop in Vacaville @ Register for Address
Apr 14 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Join Shalom, the newly established demonstration food forest with a laundry-to-landscape greywater system in Vacaville, for a workshop installing rain barrels. Rain barrels collect and store water runoff during storms. The collected water can then be[...]
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Benicia: Cultivate Community Food Co-op Monthly Potluck 5:00 pm
Benicia: Cultivate Community Food Co-op Monthly Potluck @ Avant Garden
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Monthly potlucks at Benicia Community Gardens’ Avant Garden Third Thursday of the month The public is invited to learn more about what a co-op is, how it works and how they can get involved at[...]
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Solano County Earth Day Cleanup 8:00 am
Solano County Earth Day Cleanup @ Cities around Solano County
Apr 20 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join one of the Earth Day Cleanup events going on at cities around Solano County on April 20, 21 and 27. On April 20, cleanup events are being held in Benicia, 8 am at Ninth[...]
Benicia: Avant Garden Community Work Day 9:00 am
Benicia: Avant Garden Community Work Day @ Avant Garden
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join us for a garden work day in Avant Garden! The day begins at 9 am and will conclude at around noon. It is not required that you have a box at the garden, everyone[...]
Vallejo Earth Day Festival 9:00 am
Vallejo Earth Day Festival @ Vallejo Farmers Market
Apr 20 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Earth Day is an annual event celebrated globally as a day of environmental and green awareness. Worldwide, various events are held to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Vallejo is no exception! Join us for fun,[...]
Vallejo: DIY Nontoxic Green Cleaning Class 10:30 am
Vallejo: DIY Nontoxic Green Cleaning Class @ Spruce Vallejo
Apr 20 @ 10:30 am
CELEBRATE EARTH DAY AT SPRUCE VALLEJO CLASS ON DIY “GREEN” CLEANING PRODUCTS Keep your house clean and free of harsh chemicals while saving money and protecting our environment. Come learn how to make your own[...]
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Solano County Earth Day Cleanup 8:00 am
Solano County Earth Day Cleanup @ Cities around Solano County
Apr 21 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join one of the Earth Day Cleanup events going on at cities around Solano County on April 20, 21 and 27. On April 20, cleanup events are being held in Benicia, 8 am at Ninth[...]
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Benicia: Growing a Kitchen Herb Garden 6:30 pm
Benicia: Growing a Kitchen Herb Garden @ Benicia Library
Apr 23 @ 6:30 pm
Benicia: Growing a Kitchen Herb Garden @ Benicia Library
Learn from Master Gardeners how to grow an easy, pretty, gourmet kitchen herb garden.
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Benicia: Planting Your Community Garden Beds 6:00 pm
Benicia: Planting Your Community Garden Beds @ Avant Garden
Apr 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Master Gardener Sheila Clyatt discusses and demonstrates planting and caring for your community garden plot. Tour the garden with Sheila as she explains what specific plants give you the most bang for your buck, how[...]
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Vallejo: Movie Screening: ‘Modified’ with CCFC 6:30 pm
Vallejo: Movie Screening: ‘Modified’ with CCFC @ Empress Theater
Apr 25 @ 6:30 pm
Cultivate Community Food Cooperative presents the award-winning documentary, ‘Modified’ at the Empress Theater in Vallejo. Doors open at 6:30 pm. The movie starts at 7:30 pm. There will be food (featured in the movie) for[...]
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Benicia: ‘Dig in Deeper’ with Permaculture Expert Lydia Neilsen 8:45 am
Benicia: ‘Dig in Deeper’ with Permaculture Expert Lydia Neilsen @ Avant Garden
Apr 27 @ 8:45 am
As part of our annual Benicia & Vallejo Demonstration Food Forest Garden Tour on April 27, we wanted to offer something extra for a select group of attendees interested in learning more about permaculture and[...]
Benicia & Vallejo Demonstration Food Forest Tour 9:00 am
Benicia & Vallejo Demonstration Food Forest Tour @ Avant Garden
Apr 27 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Have you ever seen a food forest? Are you interested in growing your own food or want to replace your lawn with a more sustainable landscape? Do not miss out on the chance to tour[...]
Fairfield: Walk The Talk Tours: No Water, No Life. Know Water, Know Life 2:00 pm
Fairfield: Walk The Talk Tours: No Water, No Life. Know Water, Know Life @ Shelter Solano (formerly Mission Solano)
Apr 27 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Water is the most precious resource for all life on Earth. Yet, on a planet where 70% of its surface is covered with water, access to freshwater has become a growing concern in many places[...]
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Benicia’s Big Four Vegetable Garden Workshop 6:30 pm
Benicia’s Big Four Vegetable Garden Workshop @ Benicia Library
Apr 30 @ 6:30 pm
Benicia’s Big Four Vegetable Garden Workshop @ Benicia Library
Join Master Gardeners to learn about the four vegetables that most people grow in the summertime: tomatoes, cucumbers, squash and peppers.