Our ANNOUNCEMENTS page spotlights regional climate action news and activities.
Interested in becoming a climate educator? If so, then join us at the regular meeting of the Educational Committee of the Sunflower Alliance. We are a group of teachers and activists committed to educating the general public about climate and...
Jul 24 06:30 PM
Talk about building suspense. The Air District cancelled its June Board of Directors meeting, as well as the June and July Stationary Source and Climate Protection committee meetings. This was done, we're told, so staff could unpack its schedule and...
Jul 29 09:45 AM
Bay Area Air Quality Management District
California Interagency Refinery Task Force of the CalEPA will host a Refinery Safety Forum in Richmond. The focus will be on "recent efforts to better protect communities and the environment in and around oil refineries." Presenters will explain proposed amendments...
Jul 29 06:00 PM
Richmond City Council Chambers
Lake Merritt is the arena for "Knock Out Oil" on August 1st. Save the date for lively, family-friendly, anti-fracking street theater on the occasion of the statewide Clean Not Extreme Day of Action. August 1st marks a pivotal moment in the fight...
Aug 01 11:00 AM
Eastshore Park, NE corner of Lake Merritt
A festival dedicated to showcasing alternatives to our climate and economic crises. Activities include a bike-powered concert, urban farming demonstrations, preventive health screenings, farmer’s market, and more. Entrance to the Richmond Greenway at Ohio Avenue and 16th Street. Free and open...
Aug 22 12:00 PM
Join the Sunflower Alliance and a host of other environmental organizations for this international gathering. Scientists, environmental organizations and citizens will examine the crisis of food security and the dire implications of fossil fuel-reliant agriculture. Inspired by Dr. Vandana Shiva’s...
Sep 04 08:00 AM
Richmond Memorial Convention Center
This comprehensive proposal—not simply to prohibit fracking, but all additional oil and gas extraction—is up for approval by the Alameda County Planning Commission. Under the current East County Area Plan and the Alameda County Zoning Ordinance, conditional use permits can...
Sep 08 06:00 PM
Alameda County Building
Hayward , CA
Want to help protect our children’s climate, but have no idea where to start? Do climate activities seem way too complex, technical, and hopeless? Come to this introduction to climate activities in the East Bay. Meet with others to share...
Sep 15 06:30 PM
Berkeley Library South Branch