Upcoming Events


The University of Vermont's Farmer Training Program

When: May 8, 2017 9:00AM - October 27, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont

Breakthrough Leaders for Sustainable Food Systems

When: May 22, 2017 9:00AM - June 9, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont
Phone: learn@uvm.edu

Multiply & Mobilize: Session Three

When: May 25, 2017 10:00AM - 11:30AM
Public Tour

June 1, 2017 Edible Schoolyard Berkeley Public Tour

Monthly tours are typically offered during the first week of every month during the school year. Public tours begin promptly at 9:00 am, last about about two hours, and include garden and kitchen class observation and school lunch discussion. There is no fee for attending public tours, though all guests must register.

When: June 1, 2017 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Where: 1781 Rose Street, Berkeley, California 94703

Life Lab's Spring Benefit Brunch

Attend a brunch fundraiser to support Life Lab! More details.

When: June 3, 2017 10:30AM - 12:30PM
Where: The UCSC Cowell Hay Barn, Santa Cruz, California 95064

Measuring Impact

The National School Garden Network hosts a webinar on tools and strategies to assess the impact of your school garden program. More details.

When: June 6, 2017 1:00PM - 2:00PM

CUESA's Summer Celebration

Show your support for CUESA by attending their Summer Celebration, featuring some of the best food and beverage purveyors in the Bay Area! More details.

When: June 11, 2017 6:00PM - 9:00PM
Where: San Francisco Ferry Building, 1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, California 94111

School Garden Teacher Training

The Occidental Arts and Ecology Center hosts a training for educators to learn about developing and sustaining garden-based ecological literacy programs at their schools. More details.

When: June 19, 2017 9:00AM - June 23, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The Occidental Arts and Ecology Center, 15290 Coleman Valley Road, Occidental, California 95465

The Growing Classroom Workshop: Two-Day Intensive on Garden-Based Learning

Life Lab hosts a two-day training covering curriculum for garden-based classes, technical gardening skills, and management strategies for school garden programs. ​More details.

When: June 19, 2017 9:30AM - June 20, 2017 4:00PM PST
Where: Life Lab Garden Classroom, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California 95064

The Edible Schoolyard Academy

The Edible Schoolyard Academy is designed to strengthen your program and build your leadership in the field. Over the course of five days, Academy participants will learn about curriculum integration and development, funding strategies, evaluation, volunteer management, class scheduling, rituals and routines of garden and kitchen classrooms, outreach strategies, and much more. We examine edible education through the critical lenses of social justice, equity, and inclusion; participants should expect to engage in conversations about how race, gender, power, and privilege show up in classrooms, particularly around issues of food. Applications are due March 5. More details.

When: June 25, 2017 9:00AM - June 29, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The Edible Schoolyard Berkeley, Berkeley, California 94703