Nov
3
2012

Good Food Conference

The prestigious Los Angeles County Museum of Art co-hosts a discussion of issues integral to building organic and sustainable food systems. In addition, tours of works of art in LACMA’s collection will be offered throughout the day.

Good Food Conference The conference focuses on regional and national issues integral to building local and sustainable food systems and supporting the needs of regional family farmers.

Event Time: 
11/03/2012 - 10:00am
Main St. Elementary Grand Opening
Oct
20
2012

Main St. Elementary Grand Opening

On Saturday, October 20 at 10 am, please join TreePeople, and Main St. Elementary to celebrate the culmination of a year-long community collarboration that tranformed 4,000 square feet of ashpalt paving into a sustainable urban forest. La Loma came on board in April of this year to help with a sustainable landscape design/build and installation.

Event Time: 
10/20/2012 - 10:00am
Jul
25
2012

Compost Immersion Program in Los Angeles

July 25th - 29th, 2012

Los Angeles, CA

We joyfully announce the first ever Compost Immersion Program to begin in Los Angeles, and you are cordially invited to attend. The Extraordinary Master Composter, Alane Weber, will be teaching this five day course! If you don’t know yet who Alane is, then this is the perfect opportunity to meet her......she teaches the compost portion of soil foodweb courses with Elaine Ingham, Chief Scientist at Rodale Institute, and Alane is also the Soils / Compost Instructor for the Master Gardener Program for San Francisco and San Mateo Counties.

This Fabulous Rare Course will be offered for $375 for the full 5 days and will be fully catered with vegan options. The event will be held at the Star Education building next to the Eco Station and across from what will be the new Hub Community Garden created by Star Education and the Los Angeles Community. We will be creating and contributing to their composting area to get the new two acre community garden off to a great start.

Event Time: 
07/25/2012 - 9:00am
Grow! A Garden Festival
May
4
2012

Grow! A Garden Festival

We are happy to be a part of the Los Angeles County Arboretum's Grow! A Garden Festival May 4-6, 2012. This exciting action packed weekend includes, Unique and Unusual Plants for Sale, Marketplace Vendors and Arboretum Garden & Gift Shop, Earth Dreams: Beyond the Sculptural Landscape, Garden Chats: Lectures, Demonstrations and Meet the Experts, Let’s Move!

Event Time: 
05/04/2012 - 5:00pm
Landscaping Lightly Workshop
Mar
18
2012

Landscaping Lightly Workshop

The Council for Watershed Health, LA County Arboretum in partnership with the Rivers and Mountains Conservancy will be having a free half-day workshop to educate private landowners living in the urban wildland interface areas of our region.

Event Time: 
03/18/2012 - 12:00pm