9/18/14 - Presidio Trust Internship Opportunity: Presidio of San Francisco, 2 positions, Full-time, 12 months, Housing + Stipend. Apply by Sept. 21st, 2014!

Are you passionate about parks, gardening, sustainability, and building community? The Presidio Trust of San Francisco has 2 openings for live-onsite interns to start in October 2014 and January 2015. 

Join the Presidio Trust's dynamic team and help them build a sustainable national park and community! The Presidio Trust is looking for two interns who are excited to work on conscientious caretaking of all Presidio communities, challenge themselves with a diverse work experience, and get their hands in the dirt.

9/16/14 - Check out Phat Beets' Food 'N' Justice community workshop series Saturdays in Oakland

Phat Beets puts on free community workshops at their Saturday North Oakland Farmers’ Markets, 11am-1pm.

The workshop series is located at: Grace Ave @Lowell St. (Next to Destiny Arts at 970 Grace Ave, Oakland 94608)

Here are some upcoming workshops:

September 20, 2014
Make it Fresh: Creative Storytelling for the Urban Environment

9/12/14 - Sept 20th: UC Cooperative Extension Alameda County Centennial Celebration and Harvest Festival, Oakland, CA, 10 am - 2 pm

Come celebrate UC Cooperative Extension's 100th anniversary with the free Harvest Festival! Family fun and special activities for children, Veggie Produce Contest, Crop Swap, puppet show and more. Sept. 20th, 10-2, at Fruitvale Village (Fruitvale Ave. & East 12th St.), near Fruitvale BART station in Oakland. 

For schedule, more details, or registration for veggie contest or crop swap, click here.

9/5/14 - The National Heirloom Exposition Sept. 9-11 in Santa Rosa, CA

The National Heirloom Expo, the "world's pure food fair", is taking place a the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa, CA, Sept. 9th to 11th. Tickets are $10 per day, or $25 for all three days.