Sustainable Solano Events

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

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Sustainable Landscaping and Volunteer Speaker Training 6:00 pm
Sustainable Landscaping and Volunteer Speaker Training @ Dunnell Nature Parks and Education Center
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
We are in need of volunteers in Fairfield and surrounding areas to join our efforts and help educate Fairfield residents, coordinate workshops and get the word out about our programs. If you are interested in sustainability and permaculture,[...]
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Home composting workshops: Turning your “waste” into “want” 10:00 am
Home composting workshops: Turning your “waste” into “want” @ Greyhawk Grove, Benicia
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 11:45 am
Home composting workshops: Turning your “waste” into “want” @ Greyhawk Grove, Benicia
Sustainable Solano, in partnership with Republic Services, presents an educational series in Benicia “Healthy Soil, Healthy Planet”. Are you looking for a more sustainable way to landscape your yard? Do you want to grow more[...]
Visions of the Wild 10:00 am
Visions of the Wild @ Vallejo Farmer's Market
Sep 9 @ 10:00 am – 7:30 pm
Visions of the Wild connects nature, culture and community. This year’s theme is Changing Landscapes. You’ll enjoy films, speakers, art shows, field trips and cruises up the Napa River and Carquinez Strait. We’ll be there with a fun children’s[...]
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Tomato Day at Morningsun Herb Farm 11:00 am
Tomato Day at Morningsun Herb Farm @ Morningsun Herb Farm
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
For more information, please go to: https://www.morningsunherbfarm.com/tomato-day-2017/
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Sustainable Landscaping For Your House 6:30 pm
Sustainable Landscaping For Your House @ Foley Cultural Center
Sep 12 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Permaculture and landscape expert Kathleen Huffman will discuss edible landscaping, examine a few simple design plans, look into current turf replacement rebates and tell you about sustainable landscapers in our area. Registration is not required. Simply[...]
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What’s For Dinner? Cooking Workshop: Preserving the Fall Harvest 2:00 pm
What’s For Dinner? Cooking Workshop: Preserving the Fall Harvest @ John F. Kennedy Library
Sep 16 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Chef Lisa Nuñez-Hancock will teach how to preserve vegetables and fruits. You will learn how to brine and ferment vegetables and how to make healthy, naturally sweetened fruit spreads. No registration necessary. Please show up[...]
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Community Share Plot Workday 9:00 am
Community Share Plot Workday @ Avant Garden
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BCG maintains a Benicia Community Share Plot where we grow food for donation to the community members in need. It’s cared for by volunteers and you are welcome to join in at any of our workdays. Chris[...]

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Upcoming Events

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9:00 am Community Share Plot Workday @ Avant Garden
Community Share Plot Workday @ Avant Garden
Sep 30 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BCG maintains a Benicia Community Share Plot where we grow food for donation to the community members in need. It’s cared for by volunteers and you are welcome to join in at any of our workdays. Chris[...]
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9:00 am California Native Plant Society ... @ Heritage Presbyterian Church
California Native Plant Society ... @ Heritage Presbyterian Church
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
California Native Plant Society Native Plant Sale @ Heritage Presbyterian Church
The Willis Jepson Chapter of the California Native Plant Society has scheduled its fall native plant sale for October 7, 2017 from 9am to 2 pm, Heritage Presbyterian Church, 1400 East Second Street, Benicia CA.[...]
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10:30 am Denise Rushing Speaker Event @ Fairfield Civic Library
Denise Rushing Speaker Event @ Fairfield Civic Library
Oct 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Denise Rushing Speaker Event @ Fairfield Civic Library
“Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I can move the world.” – Archimedes   Join Sustainable Solano at the Fairfield Civic Library in a Speaker Event[...]
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10:00 am Harvest Party with Jessica Bates... @ Avant Garden, Benicia
Harvest Party with Jessica Bates... @ Avant Garden, Benicia
Oct 21 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Join us for our Annual Harvest Party at Avant Garden! This year we will have a guest speaker, Jessica Bates, followed by BBQ, potluck, music, conversations around the table. More on Jessica below. “Soil Health and[...]