Upcoming Events


Outdoor Classroom and Garden Program Management

Life Lab hosts a training for educators to learn effective practices for managing groups of students in outdoor classrooms. More details.

When: July 27, 2017 9:30AM - 3:30PM
Where: Life Lab Learning Garden, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California 95064

International Agroecology Shortcourse

The University of Vermont hosts a workshop exploring agroecology as a science and a movement. More details.

When: July 31, 2017 9:00AM - August 10, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: The University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont

NOFA Summer Conference

The Northeast Organic Farming Association hosts a conference to promote understanding of organic food and farming. More details.

When: August 11, 2017 9:00AM - August 13, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Hampshire College, Amherst, Massachusetts

2017 ISGA Conference

The 2017 International School Grounds Alliance Conference brings together education professionals from across the world to explore the architecture, ecology, and pedagogy of green schoolyards. More details.

When: September 4, 2017 9:00AM - September 6, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Berlin, Berlin

Closing the Hunger Gap 2017: From Charity to Solidarity

The Closing the Hunger Gap conference will bring together hunger relief organizations to explore ways to alleviate hunger and promote racial and economic equity. More details.

When: September 11, 2017 9:00AM - September 13, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Greater Tacoma Convention and Trade Center, Tacoma, Washington

Professional Development for Garden Educators

The National School Garden Network hosts a webinar to explore different approaches for leading strong professional development experiences for garden educators. More details.

When: September 12, 2017 1:00PM - 2:00PM

Encuentro Red Internacional de Huertos Escolares

This September, Laboratorios Para La Vida hosts the Encuentro Red Internacional de Huertos Escolares – the Gathering of the International Network of School Gardens. The event will take place in Montevideo, Uruguay, and is welcome to practitioners from private and public schools, civil society, academia, and more. More details.

When: September 20, 2017 9:00AM - September 22, 2017 5:00PM PST
Where: Montevideo

Growing Edible Education

Third Annual Growing Edible Education Symposium welcomes educators, farmers, food service staff, students, and families for a gathering to explore ways to promote and support farm-to-school activities across San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties. More details.

When: October 6, 2017 9:00AM - October 7, 2017 12:00AM PST
Where: Rancho El Chorro Outdoor School, San Luis Obispo, California

Uprooting Racism Immersion

Soul Fire Farm hosts a theory and action training for farming and food justice leaders to learn about anti-racism organizing and ways to support food sovereignty. More details.

When: October 9, 2017 5:00PM - October 12, 2017 2:00PM PST
Where: Soul Fire Farm, 1972 NY HWY 2, Petersburg, New York 12138

School Garden Networks

The National School Garden Network hosts a webinar on methods to encourage networking and communication between school garden programs. More details.

When: October 10, 2017 1:00PM - 2:00PM