Category Archives: Classes and events

New directions in Change-Making

Happy Earth Day!  As you’ve undoubtedly heard a million times before, “Earth Day is every day.”  And at ECM that’s certainly the case. That’s why today is a great day to highlight change-making projects that you can be a part … Continue reading

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Food from a Flowerpot

Learn the tips and tricks of growing abundant food in a flowerpot garden.  Come join us for a hands-on workshop on Saturday April 12.  Bring a flowerpot and take home a garden! Plus, celebrate the relase of Joanne Poyourow’s latest booklet, “Food … Continue reading

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Seed School Lite

If you like growing heirloom veggies, you’ll love Seed School. Learn how you can join the numbers of people who are carefully preserving our heirloom vegetable varieties, their wonderful stories, and their precious genetic diversity.  Taught by Bill McDorman and … Continue reading

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Veggies gone WILD

Effortless food.  Imagine if your garden plot produced mind-boggling abounts of fresh organic veggies — without you hardly lifting a finger.  Wow. With a little bit of prep work (and a little bit of know-how), you can have it — … Continue reading

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GMO Action Alert: TOMORROW

Councilman Paul Koretz and Councilman Mike Bonin will hold a press conference tomorrow morning at City Hall to announce that they will introduce a motion to make the City of Los Angeles a GMO-Free Zone.  Come join us and make … Continue reading

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ECM at LA Community Gardens Council – Oct 19

ECM’s Joanne P will give one of the workshops at Saturday’s 7th Annual Gathering of Community Gardens! When:  Sat Oct 19, 8:30am-4:00pm Where:  Garden School Foundation at 24th Street Elementary School, 2055 West 24th Street, Los Angeles 90018 Details:  $25 … Continue reading

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Rob Hopkins on KPFK

Rob Hopkins will be a guest on the show of KPFK’s Sonali Kolhatkar –  This Friday, Oct 11, 8a.m.  KPFK is 90.7FM Get a taste of Rob’s humor and how broad and deep his thinking goes.  And then join us … Continue reading

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