Local Earth Day Events
Sustainable Contra Costa invites you to the following events!
Family Harvest Farm Volunteer Workday
Headlands Brewing Earth Day Event
We are so excited to announce Headlands has joined 1% For The Planet and has committed to donating at least 1% of all sales to non-profit organizations focused on the environment.
To celebrate they will be hosting an Earth Day event on Friday, 4/22 starting at 12pm! There will be live music (3-6pm), a pop up shop by Resourcefill (3-6pm), smash burgers on the outdoor grill (all day), and we will be releasing a very special trailblazer series beer alongside East Bay Regional Parks called Briones.
In addition to the 1%, we will be donating 10% of all sales for the day to East Bay Regional Parks as well as $1 per 4-pack of Briones cans sold.
It’s going to be a lot of fun. Come hang out with us and help support our parks!
Earth Day Webinar on Building Electrification
- Date:04/22/2022 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
- Location: Zoom Teleconference Meeting via Zoom Webinar
Lafayette’s Environmental Task Force presents: Building Electrification Webinar. Learn how new and existing buildings can help solve the climate crisis. Learn how you can get involved too!
Join Zoom meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85777480859?pwd=dks0NFVWWTQ3SVlIZmF1d0xqYkVmZz09
Meeting ID: 857 7748 0859 Passcode: 117656. Telephone (Audio Only): Dial +1 669 900 9128 Meeting ID: 857 7748 0859 Passcode: 117656
For more information please click here to access the ETF’s Building Electrification webpage.
The Lafayette Community Garden and Outdoor Learning Center Invites you to view the Award-Winning Film FANTASTIC FUNGI
Lafayette’s 15th annual Earth Day Festival
Sustainable Lafayette invites the public to Lafayette’s 15th annual Earth Day Festival to be inspired and informed! Here are some of the vendors who will be there:
• Lafayette businesses including First Mile Cycle Works and ResourceFill;
• Local projects including the Safe Route to Acalanes bicycle-pedestrian path, the Lafayette Community Garden and Moraga for Monarchs;
• Community resources and utilities such as Wheel Kids bike safety program (free bike safety checks!), MCE, Republic Services, 511 Contra Costa and San Francisco BayKeeper;
• Youth programs such as Lamorinda 4-H (with its petting zoo!) and Sustainable Lafayette’s LEAF Award winners, including Kylie Choi with her produce bags and the students who created the Campolindo goat enclosure.
• Get your house on 100% renewable energy with MCE’s Deep Green. The Project Earth student group from Stanley Middle School will show you how.
For your hard to dispose of Spring cleaning items:
• Bring your old, used sneakers! The Acalanes AP Environmental Science students be collecting them for upcycling! And we’ll be collecting small e-waste items like phones, chargers, battery packs, cables/cords, computer components/accessories and hard drives.
The Lafayette Buy Nothing Project will be collecting:
• Brita (only) pitchers, dispensers, bottles, faucet systems, all filters, and filter packaging
• Oral care products, including toothbrushes, floss containers, toothpaste tubes, mouth wash containers. Any brand but must be empty.
• Plastic smoothie pouches and caps (such as GoGo Squeez). Any brand, rinsed and dry.
• Personal cosmetics products packaging for hair care, skin care, lip care, deodorants, etc. Any brand but must be empty.
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