Fire Safe & Earthquake Resilient Design Series #1: Sunday, January 27 – 3 pm at Matilija Junior High Auditorium


Hosted by City of Ojai planning commissioner, Ray Powers and the Ojai Valley Green Coalition, the goal for this Fire Safe & Earthquake Resilient Home Design series is to present possibilities and perspectives on creating a safer, resilient and sustainable Ojai Valley. This design series will be in a discussion platform to allow policy makers, … Continue reading Fire Safe & Earthquake Resilient Design Series #1: Sunday, January 27 – 3 pm at Matilija Junior High Auditorium

OVGC 2019 Shredding and E-Waste Recycling Event: Sat, Jan 19 – 9 am – 1 pm


11th Annual Ojai Valley eCycle, Recyle and Shred It Event – Saturday, January 19, 2019 The Ojai Valley Green Coalition to host with the Ojai Valley Directory our annual eCycle & Recycle Event on Saturday, January 19, 2019. Bringing back to the community this year is the popular Shred Day happening in conjunction with the recycling. … Continue reading OVGC 2019 Shredding and E-Waste Recycling Event: Sat, Jan 19 – 9 am – 1 pm

The Ojai Valley Green Coalition Presents: Workshop Series at the Ojai Community Demonstration Garden


Water: Cycles, Consumption & Design Saturday January 5th, 10-3pm Take a walk with Dr. Andrea Neal, Bert Rapp and Connor Jones “from our faucets back to the watershed.”  A day dedicated to understanding water, hosted in the City of Ojai Community Demonstration Garden. We will have a  presentation in Help of Ojai’s Kent Hall, Q … Continue reading The Ojai Valley Green Coalition Presents: Workshop Series at the Ojai Community Demonstration Garden

Thomas Fire 1st anniversary: Before and After photos


This evening one year ago, my wife called me outside to see the full moon and the ominous orange glow on the eastern horizon. It was my first glimpse of the Thomas Fire and we evacuated the following day. At the time I was working as interim executive director for the Green Coalition and my … Continue reading Thomas Fire 1st anniversary: Before and After photos

The Ojai Valley Green Coalition Presents: Workshop Series at the Ojai Community Demonstration Garden


Catching Water w/Connor Jones Saturday and Sunday Dec 1 + 2, 10am- 3pm This permaculture water catchment workshop is a part of a series of waterwise design workshops at the Ojai Community Demonstration Garden. Workshops will be hosted first weekend of every month. Learn how to manage stormwater at the Ojai Community Garden. We’ll be … Continue reading The Ojai Valley Green Coalition Presents: Workshop Series at the Ojai Community Demonstration Garden