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Solano County Water Awareness Video Contest
Solano County Water Awareness Video Contest
Mar 1 all-day
Solano County Water Awareness Video Contest
The Solano County Water Agency has launched its 2020 video contest, open to middle and high school students in the county. This year’s challenge is to create “H2O Tunes” videos featuring water efficiency tips put[...]
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CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden 5:00 pm
CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden @ Swenson Garden at Heritage Presbyterian Church
Mar 6 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THESE EVENTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED Sustainable Solano Program Manager Nicole Newell will be at Swenson Garden every Friday in March, 5-6 pm. This is a great time for BCG members to come and sign the[...]
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Vallejo: Year-Round Garden Planning Workshop 11:00 am
Vallejo: Year-Round Garden Planning Workshop @ Grow a Pear Nursery
Mar 7 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Learn what, how and when to start planting for a well-timed and productive year-round garden here in the Bay Area using organic methods. We will talk about propagation, companion planting, cover crops, perennials, and choosing[...]
Benicia: Redesign Basics: How to Design for the Expanding Food Forest Garden 1:00 pm
Benicia: Redesign Basics: How to Design for the Expanding Food Forest Garden @ Register for Location
Mar 7 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Tour the Birds, Bees and Beyond demonstration food forest in Benicia and discuss the redesign, then help move plants. Permaculture designer David Mudge will give a guided tour of the existing established five-year-old food forest[...]
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CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden 5:00 pm
CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden @ Swenson Garden at Heritage Presbyterian Church
Mar 13 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THESE EVENTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED Sustainable Solano Program Manager Nicole Newell will be at Swenson Garden every Friday in March, 5-6 pm. This is a great time for BCG members to come and sign the[...]
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Benicia: Community Garden Individual Cleanup — Details in Description 9:00 am
Benicia: Community Garden Individual Cleanup — Details in Description @ Avant and Swenson gardens
Mar 14 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
The group workdays have been canceled due to shelter-at-home and physical distancing rules. Gardeners are encouraged to independently visit the garden to help with common area upkeep on their own, practicing safe physical distancing. Avant[...]
Benicia: Free Compost Giveaway from Republic Services 9:00 am
Benicia: Free Compost Giveaway from Republic Services @ East Second Street Public Parking Lot
Mar 14 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Benicia’s Free Compost Giveaway hosted by Republic Services Saturday, March 14 9 am – 1 pm (East 2nd St. Public Parking Lot. Enter at Kuhland Alley, near Benicia Yacht Club.) Supplement your soil in time[...]
Vallejo: R&R in the Kitchen: Recipes & Lifestyle Tips for Relaxation & Healthy Sleep 2:00 pm
Vallejo: R&R in the Kitchen: Recipes & Lifestyle Tips for Relaxation & Healthy Sleep @ John F. Kennedy Library
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Feeling stressed? Want to enjoy better sleep? Getting a good night’s sleep is essential to optimal health. Join us at the JFK Library for this community workshop and learn tips for better sleep and recipes[...]
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CANCELED: Benicia: Farm-to-Table Cooking Class and CSA Tour 6:00 pm
CANCELED: Benicia: Farm-to-Table Cooking Class and CSA Tour @ Heritage Presbyterian Church
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED Spring is in the air … and asparagus is in the ground. But not for long! Join Sustainable Solano’s Local Food Program Manager and chef Stephanie Oelsligle Jordan, for a[...]
Vallejo: Drip Irrigation Basics 6:00 pm
Vallejo: Drip Irrigation Basics @ Florence Douglas Senior Center
Mar 18 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Vallejo: Drip Irrigation Basics @ Florence Douglas Senior Center
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CANCELED: Benicia: Farm-to-Table Cooking Class 7:00 pm
CANCELED: Benicia: Farm-to-Table Cooking Class @ Benicia Community Center
Mar 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED Celebrate the bounty of the county and the spring equinox at this farm-to-table cooking class! Chef and Culinary Arts Instructor Lisa Núñez-Hancock will show how to take a mid-March CSA[...]
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CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden 5:00 pm
CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden @ Swenson Garden at Heritage Presbyterian Church
Mar 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THESE EVENTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED Sustainable Solano Program Manager Nicole Newell will be at Swenson Garden every Friday in March, 5-6 pm. This is a great time for BCG members to come and sign the[...]
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Vallejo: Grow a Pear Nursery Plant Sale 9:00 am
Vallejo: Grow a Pear Nursery Plant Sale @ Grow A Pear Nursery
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
A note from Grow A Pear: Because we are considered an “essential service” we are still operational. Moschetti Coffee has shut down their free tastings but they are still selling their amazing coffee Saturday so[...]
CANCELED: Vacaville: Benefits and Challenges of Chickens in the Garden and Tour of Food Forest 11:00 am
CANCELED: Vacaville: Benefits and Challenges of Chickens in the Garden and Tour of Food Forest @ Register for Location
Mar 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED Master Gardener Tina Saravia will discuss the garden benefits and challenges of keeping chickens. At the end of the talk you will get an opportunity to tour the Mangia food[...]
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Vallejo: ‘101 Ways To Go Zero Waste’ Book Signing 4:00 pm
Vallejo: ‘101 Ways To Go Zero Waste’ Book Signing @ Alibi Bookshop
Mar 22 @ 4:00 pm
In ‘101 Ways To Go Zero Waste,’ Kathryn Kellogg, a Vallejo resident, shares tips and more, along with DIY recipes for beauty and home; advice for responsible consumption and making better choices for home goods,[...]
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Vallejo: Water-Wise Plant Selection 6:00 pm
Vallejo: Water-Wise Plant Selection @ Florence Douglas Senior Center
Mar 25 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Vallejo: Water-Wise Plant Selection @ Florence Douglas Senior Center
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Fairfield: Farmer Soil Health and Irrigation Water Management Workshop 8:00 am
Fairfield: Farmer Soil Health and Irrigation Water Management Workshop @ Harry Price Training Room
Mar 27 @ 8:00 am – 12:30 pm
This workshop for farmers will talk about how to assess, improve and maintain your soil’s health and how to improve your irrigation water management.
CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden 5:00 pm
CANCELED: Benicia: Connect with Sustainable Solano at Swenson Garden @ Swenson Garden at Heritage Presbyterian Church
Mar 27 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
THESE EVENTS HAVE BEEN CANCELED Sustainable Solano Program Manager Nicole Newell will be at Swenson Garden every Friday in March, 5-6 pm. This is a great time for BCG members to come and sign the[...]
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Vacaville: Sweet Peas Garden Fair & Farmer’s Market 9:00 am
Vacaville: Sweet Peas Garden Fair & Farmer’s Market @ Sweet Pea's Boutique
Mar 28 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us at Sweet Peas Garden Fair & Farmers Market on Saturday, March 28, from 9am-3pm where your day will be filled with meeting and learning from your local farmers, growers, bakers, makers and friends[...]
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CANCELED: Dixon: Demonstration Food Forest Garden Workshop: Laying the Foundation 10:00 am
CANCELED: Dixon: Demonstration Food Forest Garden Workshop: Laying the Foundation @ Register for Location
Mar 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
CANCELED: Dixon: Demonstration Food Forest Garden Workshop: Laying the Foundation @ Register for Location
THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED This public, hands-on installation workshop series will create “Pollinators Paradise,” a demonstration food forest garden in Dixon, creating an opportunity to learn about rainwater capture and how to plant and[...]
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POSTPONED: Bounty of the County Planning Meeting 2:00 pm
POSTPONED: Bounty of the County Planning Meeting @ Solano County Fairgrounds
Mar 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
THIS MEETING HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE This will be the first planning meeting for farmers; food, beer and wine producers; independent restaurants; and vendors interested in participating in the Bounty of the County[...]
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