Sustainable Solano Events

A listing of events sponsored by Sustainable Solano or its partners.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Sustainable Solano has adjusted our events to comply with the latest state and local guidance. Check below for upcoming events. Please check with partner organizations on whether their events (those listed in gray) have been canceled or rescheduled.

Find a list of Community Resilience Resources here.

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Art for Air Art Contest
Art for Air Art Contest @ Online
Mar 1 all-day
Extended Deadline! Raise awareness about a love for clean air through your art. Create art about what healthy air means to you and submit by March 10. There will be first, second and third prize[...]
SCWA Water Awareness Video Contest for Middle and High School Students
SCWA Water Awareness Video Contest for Middle and High School Students
Mar 1 all-day
SCWA Water Awareness Video Contest for Middle and High School Students
Solano County middle school and high school students and their teachers can win up to $1,500 in cash by entering the 2021 Water Awareness Video Contest, sponsored by the Solano County Water Agency. The contest[...]
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Quick Cabbage Sides Cooking Class 4:00 pm
Quick Cabbage Sides Cooking Class @ Online/Zoom
Mar 5 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
It’s not just for coleslaw and corned beef! Learn how to transform this healthy cruciferous vegetable into savory, versatile side dishes. Chef Stephanie Oelsligle Jordan, Sustainable Solano’s Local Food program manager, will demonstrate two unique[...]
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Benicia Community Gardens Annual Meeting 10:00 am
Benicia Community Gardens Annual Meeting @ Online/Zoom
Mar 6 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join Benicia Community Gardens for the annual membership meeting at 10 am Saturday, March 6, on Zoom. This is a great opportunity to hear the latest news on Benicia’s Avant and Swenson community gardens and[...]
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Farm-To-Table Cooking Class with Chef Lisa 4:00 pm
Farm-To-Table Cooking Class with Chef Lisa @ Online/Zoom
Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Join us as we welcome spring with a farm-to-table cooking workshop that celebrates the season’s bountiful produce. Culinary arts instructor and natural food chef Lisa Núñez-Hancock will walk you through the history, traditions and recipe[...]
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Ask a UC Master Food Preserver or UC Master Gardener 12:00 pm
Ask a UC Master Food Preserver or UC Master Gardener @ Online/Zoom
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UC Master Food Preservers and UC Master Gardener staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide answers to questions from the public on home food preservation and home gardening. This virtual forum will take[...]
Friday Focus: Plant It and They Will Hum: Creating Conditions for Resilience and Fecundity 5:30 pm
Friday Focus: Plant It and They Will Hum: Creating Conditions for Resilience and Fecundity @ Online/Zoom
Mar 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
How do plants create microclimates comfortable for each other, humans and wildlife? What are the essential design strategies and considerations for lush, multi-layered and multifunctional backyard and community habitats? By focusing on increasing diversity in[...]
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Gardening 101 11:00 am
Gardening 101 @ Online/Zoom
Mar 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Gardening 101 @ Online/Zoom
Learn how easy and fun gardening can be! Join Lori Caldwell to learn the basics to be a successful first time gardener. Topics will include: understanding garden terminology plants 101 healthy soil building transplanting and[...]
All About Lentils Cooking Class 4:00 pm
All About Lentils Cooking Class @ Online/Zoom
Mar 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
From Black Beluga to French Green, different types of lentils provide an easy way to get both protein and vitamins into your diet. Join Chef Stephanie Oelsligle Jordan, Sustainable Solano’s Local Food program manager, for[...]
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Vacaville: Demonstration Food Forest Installation 10:00 am
Vacaville: Demonstration Food Forest Installation @ Register for address
Mar 20 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Help install a demonstration food forest garden based on permaculture principles in Vacaville! This public, hands-on installation workshop series will create a demonstration food forest garden in Vacaville, providing an opportunity to learn about rainwater[...]
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Friday Focus: Finding the Heart in Your Community: Becoming People of Place 5:30 pm
Friday Focus: Finding the Heart in Your Community: Becoming People of Place @ Online/Zoom
Mar 26 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Does your neighborhood have places where people can gather and interact, share ideas and stories, connect and support each other? How can neighbors create and facilitate networks and gathering places that draw people in? Most[...]
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4:00 pm Farm-To-Table Cooking Class with... @ Online/Zoom
Farm-To-Table Cooking Class with... @ Online/Zoom
Mar 11 @ 4:00 pm – 5:15 pm
Join us as we welcome spring with a farm-to-table cooking workshop that celebrates the season’s bountiful produce. Culinary arts instructor and natural food chef Lisa Núñez-Hancock will walk you through the history, traditions and recipe[...]
Mar
12
Fri
12:00 pm Ask a UC Master Food Preserver o... @ Online/Zoom
Ask a UC Master Food Preserver o... @ Online/Zoom
Mar 12 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
UC Master Food Preservers and UC Master Gardener staff and volunteers will be on hand to provide answers to questions from the public on home food preservation and home gardening. This virtual forum will take[...]
5:30 pm Friday Focus: Plant It and They ... @ Online/Zoom
Friday Focus: Plant It and They ... @ Online/Zoom
Mar 12 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
How do plants create microclimates comfortable for each other, humans and wildlife? What are the essential design strategies and considerations for lush, multi-layered and multifunctional backyard and community habitats? By focusing on increasing diversity in[...]
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11:00 am Gardening 101 @ Online/Zoom
Gardening 101 @ Online/Zoom
Mar 19 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Gardening 101 @ Online/Zoom
Learn how easy and fun gardening can be! Join Lori Caldwell to learn the basics to be a successful first time gardener. Topics will include: understanding garden terminology plants 101 healthy soil building transplanting and[...]