Accepting Exhibitor Applications for Earth Day 2018 (due April 2)


SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR ARTISANS WHO HAVE LOST THEIR HOME IN THE THOMAS FIRE As Ojai and Ventura County Residents recover from the Thomas fire and flood, there has been a surge of interest in habitat restoration, sustainability and local engagement. With our new location, Libbey Park, in the heart of downtown Ojai, and a coalition of … Continue reading Accepting Exhibitor Applications for Earth Day 2018 (due April 2)

Tod Cossairt named new Executive Director of Green Coalition


A new executive director, Tod Cossairt (left), is stepping up to lead the Green Coalition, as the interim director, Tim Nafziger, steps down. Cossairt, an environmental sustainability educator who presently serves as the regional coordinator for the national Green Schools Alliance, was chosen by the board of directors this month to fill the post. In … Continue reading Tod Cossairt named new Executive Director of Green Coalition

“After the Fire: Making our Landscape more Resilient” w fire ecologist Richard Halsey


Herb Walks with Lanny Kaufer and the Ojai Valley Green Coalition (OVGC) will present renowned fire ecology expert and author Richard Halsey on Saturday, February 17, for a timely workshop on how to create resilient gardens and homes in Southern California as residents go forward in the post-Thomas Fire era. The day will begin at … Continue reading “After the Fire: Making our Landscape more Resilient” w fire ecologist Richard Halsey