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Transition Santa Cruz Reskilling Expo
Date Saturday October 17
Time 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location Details
United Methodist Church, 250 California St., Santa Cruz
Near Bay St.
Event Type Other
Organizer/AuthorTamara
Emailtransitionsc [at] baymoon.com
Phone831-566-8458
TransitionSC is presenting its first Reskilling Expo 

on October 17 from 10-4

at the United Methodist Church,

250 California Street, Santa Cruz.


Choose from a multitude of demos

on how to reduce food costs and conserve water.

There will be presentations on:

…beekeeping, fruit trees, propagation of culinary and medicinal herbs, backyard berries, chickens and ducks, canning, and foraging…

…edible green spaces/huertos concretos, roots, rhizomes and tubers, traditional compost…

…vermicompost, compost tea, anerobic compost, jam-making, bread-making, seed saving…

…year-round edible garden, fermenting, solar cooking, incubation and non-toxic control of invasive plants.
 
Learn to conserve water at our demos on:

… graywater, earthworks (swales, berms and basins), rainwater catchment, composting toilet and the propagation of native plants.

Explore the transition concepts of peak oil, climate chaos, and economics. Reflect on where your money works at a talk about local banking. Speak your mind and heart to one of our Keynote Listeners. Consider integrating sustainable living with activism to transform the structures driving environmental and social harm.

There will be good food and live music as well. Please join us!
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Added to the calendar on Tuesday Oct 6th, 2009 11:14 AM
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