Ojai Creek Cleanup on September 16


On Saturday, September 16, from 9 A.M. through noon, the Ojai Valley Green Coalition invites the public to join them and the Ventura Countywide Coalition for Coastal and Inland Waterways. That morning, participants will remove and record litter from Ojai Creek running through Libbey Park. Ojai volunteers are asked to sign in at 8:45 A.M. … Continue reading Ojai Creek Cleanup on September 16

Thacher Astronomer to Host Dark Skies Open House on September 15


During the day, Jon Swift teaches astronomy and mathematics at Thacher School in Ojai’s East End, where he has taken charge of a large state-of-the-art astronomical observatory, and oversees a hard-working group of students enthralled with the stars. At night Swift and his collaborators look to the skies for illumination on a variety of astronomical … Continue reading Thacher Astronomer to Host Dark Skies Open House on September 15

SKYGLOW Project Presentation Sept. 15


On Friday, September 15, 7 to 9 p.m., join the Coalition for a SKYGLOW Project screening and book signing. SKYGLOW explores the history and mythology of celestial observation, the proliferation of electrical outdoor lighting that spurred the rise of “skyglow” and the Dark Sky Movement that’s fighting to reclaim the night skies. Held in the … Continue reading SKYGLOW Project Presentation Sept. 15

Save Our Water, Ojai!


New Water Resource Webpage – Good Job Ventura River Watershed Council! “Water efficiency” means using improved technologies and practices that deliver equal or better service with less water. “Water conservation” is the curtailment of water use – doing “less” with less water. Conservation Water-saving InfoMark Indoor Tips Outdoor Tips Water Conservation Checklist Graywater 101 Graywater … Continue reading Save Our Water, Ojai!