Free Online Conference
March 14-16, join an extraordinary group of people exploring the convergence of technologies for energy, information, building and transportation, at a free groundbreaking event called: The VERGE Virtual Conference.
Some of the movers and shakers at this conference include: Steve Case, Chairman and CEO, Revolution LLC; Kathy Loftus, Global Lead, Sustainable Engineering & Energy Mgmt, Whole Foods Market; Amory Lovins, Co-founder, Chairman & Chief Scientist, Rocky Mountain Institute; Tim O'Reilly, Founder & CEO, O'Reilly Media, and Jon Wellinghoff, Chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission.
Sign up for this free online conference today!
On Sunday, March 18, 2012 from 12:00pm – 4:30pm, the Council for Watershed Health and the Rivers and Mountains Conservancy invite you to Landscaping Lightly, a free workshop in Ayres Hall at the Los Angeles County Arboretum, 301 North Baldwin Avenue, Arcadia, CA, 91007.
Topics will include: native plant gardening, rainwater harvesting, backyard fruit and vegetable growing, tree selection and tree care, composting and mulching, controlling invasive plants, and creating a fire safe landscape. Owen Dell, author of “Sustainable Landscaping for Dummies” will be speaking and signing his books. Other speakers include: J. Lopez, Deputy Forester, Los Angeles County Fire Department Forestry Division; Sabrina Drill, Natural Resources Advisor, University of California Cooperative Extension; Rebecca Latta, Arborist and Native Habitat Expert at Rebecca Latta Consulting; Kazi Pitelka, Orchardist and Edible Gardening Expert; Ellen Mackey, Ecologist, Council for Watershed Health, and Barbara Eisenstein, Native Plant Horticulture Consultant.
You may attend for free if you pre-register online or by calling 213-229-9947.
Green Party Music Benefit
Party with people who support renewable energy and the environment by attending a huge Green Party Music Benefit on Thursday, March 22nd from 7:00pm-10:00pm at The V Lounge, 2020 Wilshire Blvd, Santa Monica, CA 90403. Some of the performers include: The Goo Goo Dolls; Nick Luca, keyboardist for Iron and Wine; The Pleasure Field; Kornel Turnador, and Christ v. Warhol. If you have any questions, call Marnie at 415-259-7121.