Category Archives: Events, Screenings & Workshops

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City’s New FREE Water Wise Gardening Class Series Kicks Off

In 2010, the City of Ventura in partnership with the Surfrider Foundation held the   first FREE Water Wise Gardening Class Series which was aimed at informing Ventura Water residents on how they could help promote environmental sustainability in their landscape,

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City’s New FREE Water Wise Gardening Class Series Kicks Off

In 2010, the City of Ventura in partnership with the Surfrider Foundation held the   first FREE Water Wise Gardening Class Series which was aimed at informing Ventura Water residents on how they could help promote environmental sustainability in their landscape,

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Right Plant. Right Place. FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, Sat. Sept. 12, 10am

Ocean Friendly and Native Gardens thrive in Ventura’s Mediterranean sunny climate with low humidity, and near-perfect temperatures averaging in the mid-70s. However, do you ever get perplexed about what types of plants to purchase for your water wise garden and

RightPlantRightPlace

Right Plant. Right Place. FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, Sat. Sept. 12, 10am

Ocean Friendly and Native Gardens thrive in Ventura’s Mediterranean sunny climate with low humidity, and near-perfect temperatures averaging in the mid-70s. However, do you ever get perplexed about what types of plants to purchase for your water wise garden and

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Gold is the New Green: Enter for a Chance to WIN Prizes at the Golden Lawn Event!!

California is in a serious drought and everyone is working to conserve our water. Win Prizes at the Golden Lawn Conservation Expo Saturday, August 29, Noon to 5:00 p.m. Fox Fine Jewelry, located in downtown Ventura, is giving Ventura residents

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Gold is the New Green: Enter for a Chance to WIN Prizes at the Golden Lawn Event!!

California is in a serious drought and everyone is working to conserve our water. Win Prizes at the Golden Lawn Conservation Expo Saturday, August 29, Noon to 5:00 p.m. Fox Fine Jewelry, located in downtown Ventura, is giving Ventura residents

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Learn the Watershed-Friendly Gardening Approach – NEW FREE CLASSES!

Learn for FREE how to use the watershed-friendly approach in your garden.  The five-part workshop series will be held on Saturdays, September-October 2015, at the Ventura County Government Center.  Discover how to design, mulch, grade and plant for the efficient

WaterWiseGardens

Learn the Watershed-Friendly Gardening Approach – NEW FREE CLASSES!

Learn for FREE how to use the watershed-friendly approach in your garden.  The five-part workshop series will be held on Saturdays, September-October 2015, at the Ventura County Government Center.  Discover how to design, mulch, grade and plant for the efficient

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Solarize Ventura Extends Program To August 15 – FREE July 20th Workshop added to calendar

Ever thought about going solar? Now is the time!! Join the 62 other Ventura homeowners who went solar last year through the Solarize Ventura program. Now through August 15, the 2015 Solarize Ventura program offers deeply discounted pricing, preselected solar

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Solarize Ventura Extends Program To August 15 – FREE July 20th Workshop added to calendar

Ever thought about going solar? Now is the time!! Join the 62 other Ventura homeowners who went solar last year through the Solarize Ventura program. Now through August 15, the 2015 Solarize Ventura program offers deeply discounted pricing, preselected solar

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Celebrating 40 Years with the Annual Ventura 4th of July Street Fair

Celebrate with the Environmental Sustainability Division on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Ventura’s 40th Annual 4th of July Street Fair from 10:00am to 5:00pm in beautiful Downtown Ventura. The Environmental Sustainability Division will have a booth alongside Ventura Water located

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Celebrating 40 Years with the Annual Ventura 4th of July Street Fair

Celebrate with the Environmental Sustainability Division on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at Ventura’s 40th Annual 4th of July Street Fair from 10:00am to 5:00pm in beautiful Downtown Ventura. The Environmental Sustainability Division will have a booth alongside Ventura Water located

Fusion Green/Firefighter Night = Success!

Last Saturday night, the Ventura County Fusion Soccer Club hosted a Green / Firefighter Night. The night kicked off with a BBQ fundraiser by the Fire Foundation, the Ventura City Firefighters Pipes & Drums Band played the Fusion team onto

Fusion Green/Firefighter Night = Success!

Last Saturday night, the Ventura County Fusion Soccer Club hosted a Green / Firefighter Night. The night kicked off with a BBQ fundraiser by the Fire Foundation, the Ventura City Firefighters Pipes & Drums Band played the Fusion team onto

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Smart Food Storage: Prevent Food Waste

The average American family tosses approximately $1600 of food away every year.  Most of that food consists of fresh fruits and vegetables that turn because they aren’t consumed or used in time.  However, by storing fruits and vegetables properly, they’ll

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Smart Food Storage: Prevent Food Waste

The average American family tosses approximately $1600 of food away every year.  Most of that food consists of fresh fruits and vegetables that turn because they aren’t consumed or used in time.  However, by storing fruits and vegetables properly, they’ll

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Join Environmental Sustainability at Surf ‘n’ Suds at the Ventura Harbor Village June 13

Surf ‘n’ Suds at the Ventura Harbor Village Saturday, June 13th, 2015 11:30 (VIP Entry) / 12:30 p.m. (GA Admission) – 5 p.m. Come and visit Environmental Sustainability’s booth at  Surf ‘n’ Suds at the Ventura Harbor Village on Saturday,

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Join Environmental Sustainability at Surf ‘n’ Suds at the Ventura Harbor Village June 13

Surf ‘n’ Suds at the Ventura Harbor Village Saturday, June 13th, 2015 11:30 (VIP Entry) / 12:30 p.m. (GA Admission) – 5 p.m. Come and visit Environmental Sustainability’s booth at  Surf ‘n’ Suds at the Ventura Harbor Village on Saturday,