Summer Solstice Festival
Jun
21
2014

Summer Solstice Festival

A celebration of all things local including screening of the movie Urban Fruit, information on time banking, how co-ops meet community needs, the hidden messages in food, how to become a cottage food operator, how to reduce your energy bill at home,  goat photo booth, music by The Lady & Dublab DJ Frosty (“voted best DJ in LA” by LA Weekly), food & more! Under 21 free!

Event Time: 
06/21/2014 - 4:00pm
STEVE BURNS: Permaculture design direct from Down Under!
May
18
2014

STEVE BURNS: Permaculture design direct from Down Under!

Power up your community group! 12-3pm

Do you want both a clear strategy for increasing the effectiveness of your group, plus specific strategies you can apply immediately?  We’ll use one case study to show how to apply the permaculture design principles to community groups, and the lessons apply to all groups!  This session will be highly interactive, so please come along with your own questions and examples.  Grab some inspiration, plus practical ideas for your group and tips on how to avoid common problems.

Event Time: 
05/18/2014 - 12:00pm
LAND (LOS ANGELES NOMADIC DIVISION) PRESENTS FRITZ HAEG’S WILDFLOWERING L.A. SPRING BLOOM EXHIBITION AT THE SHED
Apr
26
2014

LAND (LOS ANGELES NOMADIC DIVISION) PRESENTS FRITZ HAEG’S WILDFLOWERING L.A. SPRING BLOOM EXHIBITION AT THE SHED

Wildflowering L.A. is a native wildflower seed planting initiative throughout Los Angeles County by artist Fritz Haeg in collaboration with the Theodore Payne Foundation and 50 participating sites across Los Angeles County, curated and commissioned by LAND (Los Angeles Nomadic Division).

Event Time: 
04/26/2014 - 12:00pm
Community Watershed Forum: Slow it, Spread it, Sink it
Mar
30
2014

Community Watershed Forum

2013 was one of the driest years on record, more than 90% of California is in severe drought and more than a quarter is in exceptional drought. The Shed is holding a forum about the need for overall watershed conservation thinking, and how the drought will effect us in the long-term. With Jane Tsong of LA Creek Freak, Hugh Bowles, Hahamonga activist, Emily Green, Chance of Rain, Leigh Jerrard of Greywater Corps and Laura Allen of Greywater Action.

Event Time: 
03/30/2014 - 1:00pm
Winter Open House & Repair Cafe
Jan
25
2014

Winter Open House & Repair Cafe

 Green City Award Winning La Loma Development and Transition Pasadena will host a free open house and Repair Cafe at La Loma’s permaculture design and landscape center.  Tinkers and Tailors will offer varied repairs of tools, clothing, jewelry, worm bins, appliances, electronics.  See beautiful plans for the Shed venue, music, food and fun!

Event Time: 
01/25/2014 - 12:00pm