top of page

Home & Garden

  • Euphrat Museum of Art: Sacred Terrain Exhibit
    Euphrat Museum of Art: Sacred Terrain Exhibit
    Wed, Jan 31
    Euphrat Museum of Art, Cupertino
    Jan 31, 2024, 11:00 AM – Mar 23, 2024, 3:00 PM
    Euphrat Museum of Art, Cupertino, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA
    Jan 31, 2024, 11:00 AM – Mar 23, 2024, 3:00 PM
    Euphrat Museum of Art, Cupertino, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA
    Sacred Terrain explores the beauty and healing powers of plants and the natural world and our need to honor and protect both. Artwork by Laurin Chichkanoff, Barnali Ghosh, Meesha Goldberg, Liz Hickok, Pantea Karimi, Katherine Levin-Lau, Favianna Rodriguez, and May Shei.
  • FULL: Read Among the Redwoods
    FULL: Read Among the Redwoods
    Sat, Mar 02
    Walden West, Saratoga
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Walden West, Saratoga, 15555 Sanborn Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    Walden West, Saratoga, 15555 Sanborn Rd, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT!!!! SO SORRY!!! Join Walden West for a relaxing and educational walk at Walden West among the redwoods! This tour will be led by environmental educators and will include a reading and activity around the Silicon Valley Reads book, The Forest Man by Anne Matheson.
  • Composting Basics
    Composting Basics
    Sat, Mar 02
    Los Gatos Library
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Los Gatos Library, 100 Villa Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030, USA
    Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Los Gatos Library, 100 Villa Ave, Los Gatos, CA 95030, USA
    Reduce your carbon footprint and recycle your waste by composting your organic waste at home!
  • Zero Waste Chef Cooking Demonstration
    Zero Waste Chef Cooking Demonstration
    Sat, Mar 02
    Gilroy Library
    Mar 02, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Gilroy Library, 350 W 6th St, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
    Mar 02, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Gilroy Library, 350 W 6th St, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
    Join the Gilroy Library and the author of the book Zero Waste Chef, Anne Marie Bonneau. During this demonstration, Anne Marie will show us how to practice fermentation with materials around our kitchens to create sauerkraut and kombucha.
  • FULL! FabMo (Fabric & More) Tour, Info and Project
    FULL! FabMo (Fabric & More) Tour, Info and Project
    Sat, Mar 02
    FabMo, Sunnyvale
    Mar 02, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    FabMo, Sunnyvale, 1240 Birchwood Dr #2, Sunnyvale, CA 94089, USA
    Mar 02, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    FabMo, Sunnyvale, 1240 Birchwood Dr #2, Sunnyvale, CA 94089, USA
    So sorry this event is sold out! This event includes a behind-the-scenes tour of FabMo (discontinued designer materials), a discussion about textile waste, reuse and recycling, and the demonstration of a simple project using Fabmo materials complete with take-home supplies and instructions.
  • Native Garden Talk and  Tour: Woodland Library Los Altos
    Native Garden Talk and  Tour: Woodland Library Los Altos
    Sun, Mar 03
    Los Altos Woodland Library
    Mar 03, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Los Altos Woodland Library, 1975 Grant Rd, Los Altos, CA 94024, USA
    Mar 03, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Los Altos Woodland Library, 1975 Grant Rd, Los Altos, CA 94024, USA
    Join GreenTown Los Altos and native plant consult Nikki at the Woodland Library's Drought Tolerant Demonstration garden for a talk and tour.
  • One Edible Green Thing (led by Peter Ruddock)
    One Edible Green Thing (led by Peter Ruddock)
    Mon, Mar 04
    Gilroy Library
    Mar 04, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Gilroy Library , 350 W 6th St, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
    Mar 04, 2024, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM
    Gilroy Library , 350 W 6th St, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
    Join local sustainable food advocate Peter Ruddock for a discussion of food and the environment. Peter will talk about what farmers, producers, and you can do to grow, make, and eat in tune with the environment followed by a discussion with the audience.
  • Virtual Cook-Along with Zero-Waste Chef, Anne-Marie Bonneau
    Virtual Cook-Along with Zero-Waste Chef, Anne-Marie Bonneau
    Thu, Mar 07
    Virtual Event
    Mar 07, 2024, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Virtual Event
    Mar 07, 2024, 6:30 PM – 7:30 PM
    Virtual Event
    Anne-Marie Bonneau, author of The Zero Waste Chef cookbook, will demonstrate how to make pasta with a handful of ingredients in this virtual cook-along. Together, we’ll make pasta from scratch with a fresh spinach pesto topping.
  • Master Gardeners: Plan Your Tomato Garden
    Master Gardeners: Plan Your Tomato Garden
    Sat, Mar 09
    Gilroy Library
    Mar 09, 2024, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Gilroy Library, 350 W 6th St, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
    Mar 09, 2024, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
    Gilroy Library, 350 W 6th St, Gilroy, CA 95020, USA
    Grow your own tomato garden! Learn how to increase your success with correct planting methods, pest control, irrigation, soil management and fertilizer to produce healthy and productive plants. Presented by UCCE Master Gardener Joan Cloutier.
  • How to Plan a Vegetable Garden
    How to Plan a Vegetable Garden
    Sat, Mar 09
    Santa Clara Central Park Library
    Mar 09, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Santa Clara Central Park Library, 2635 Homestead Rd, Santa Clara, CA 95051, USA
    Mar 09, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Santa Clara Central Park Library, 2635 Homestead Rd, Santa Clara, CA 95051, USA
    Learn from a Santa Clara County Master Gardener about how to plan your vegetable garden.
  • Zero Waste Chef Cooking Demonstration
    Zero Waste Chef Cooking Demonstration
    Sat, Mar 09
    Morgan Hill Library
    Mar 09, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Morgan Hill Library, 660 W Main Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037, USA
    Mar 09, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Morgan Hill Library, 660 W Main Ave, Morgan Hill, CA 95037, USA
    Join the Morgan Hill Library and the author of the book Zero Waste Chef, Anne Marie Bonneau. During this demonstration, Ann Marie will demonstrate the basics of fermentation with sauerkraut and kombucha.
  • Teen Craft: Seed Sprouters
    Teen Craft: Seed Sprouters
    Sat, Mar 09
    Cupertino Library
    Mar 09, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Cupertino Library, 10800 Torre Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA
    Mar 09, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Cupertino Library, 10800 Torre Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA
    Teens, help celebrate the planet and Go Green! Join us as we show our support for the environment by recycling plastic bottles and turning them into seed sprouters where you can grow your own vegetation. Help give back to Mother Earth and join us for this special Silicon Valley Reads project.
  • Mend to End Waste: A Green Fashion Trend
    Mend to End Waste: A Green Fashion Trend
    Sun, Mar 10
    Saratoga Library
    Mar 10, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Saratoga Library, 13650 Saratoga Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    Mar 10, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
    Saratoga Library, 13650 Saratoga Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    Learn how to reduce your fashion waste by mending your clothes rather than tossing them.
  • Zero Waste Chef Cooking Demonstration
    Zero Waste Chef Cooking Demonstration
    Sun, Mar 10
    Cupertino Library
    Mar 10, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Cupertino Library, 10800 Torre Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA
    Mar 10, 2024, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
    Cupertino Library, 10800 Torre Ave, Cupertino, CA 95014, USA
    Join Cupertino Library and the author of the book Zero Waste Chef, Anne Marie Bonneau. During this demonstration, Anne Marie will show us how to use veggies around our kitchens to create a delicious soup.
  • Family Biking with Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
    Family Biking with Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
    Wed, Mar 13
    Joyce Ellington Branch Library & Virtual
    Mar 13, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Joyce Ellington Branch Library & Virtual, 491 E Empire St, San Jose, CA 95112, USA
    Mar 13, 2024, 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Joyce Ellington Branch Library & Virtual, 491 E Empire St, San Jose, CA 95112, USA
    Learn how to bike safely with kids of any age in this 1-hour class that can be done in person or online. We’ll cover gear and equipment options to help you have safe and enjoyable riding adventures! Presentation followed by time for Q & A.
  • Do-It-Yourself Terrarium!
    Do-It-Yourself Terrarium!
    Thu, Mar 14
    Saratoga Library
    Mar 14, 2024, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Saratoga Library, 13650 Saratoga Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    Mar 14, 2024, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
    Saratoga Library, 13650 Saratoga Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070, USA
    Make your own terrarium! These mini glass containers house slow-growing plants and are easy to maintain. Come to the library and put together a terrarium of your own, all supplies provided.
  • Family Biking with Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
    Family Biking with Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
    Fri, Mar 15
    Virtual Event
    Mar 15, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Virtual Event
    Mar 15, 2024, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
    Virtual Event
    Learn how to bike safely with kids of any age in this 1-hour class that can be done in person or online. We’ll cover gear and equipment options to help you have safe and enjoyable riding adventures! Presentation followed by time for Q & A with experienced family riders who are ready to share their e
  • Intro to E-Bikes by Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
    Intro to E-Bikes by Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition
    Fri, Mar 15
    Virtual Event
    Mar 15, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Virtual Event
    Mar 15, 2024, 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
    Virtual Event
    Thinking about getting an e-bike? Wondering about what all the fuss is about? Not sure what kind of e-bike might be right for you? Did you buy an e-bike, but you're feeling a little intimidated about riding it? Join Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition for an evening about e-bikes!
bottom of page