Dublin Pride Week
DUE TO COVID-19, DUBLIN PRIDE WEEK IS POSTPONED TO THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 19, 2020 – SEPTEMBER 27, 2020
50th ANNIVERSARY OF EARTH DAY
Let’s celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day by taking care of ourselves, of each other, and our earth.
Learn some family-friendly activities to engage in on April 22 or throughout the month. Participate in virtual events that inspire hope or expand your knowledge. Find free programming for youth and adults. Share what you are doing on social media by using #ourcityourearth.
Dublin Pride Week is an annual event that promotes a positive image for the City of Dublin. The events encourage people to work to improve our world through environmental awareness and volunteerism.
Tentative schedule of events:
- 9/19 Dublin/Pleasanton Community Bike Ride
- 9/24 Bike to Work Day
- 9/26 Volunteer Day/ Creek Cleanup Day
- 9/26 Volunteer Fair
Additional activities to be rescheduled include:
- Poster and Essay Contest - This year’s theme will be Our City, Our Earth
- HHW Drop-Off and Compost Giveaway Event
- Home Energy Workshop
- Zero Waste Cooking Workshop
- Fix-it Clinic
- Lawn-to-Garden Party
Check back in late summer to register for events.
Support Your Dublin Community and Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day Virtually
Virtual Food Drive
Provide virtually support to one or all of these three local organizations providing food and support to those in need year-round as well as during shelter in place:
Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day
Earth Day turns 50! Celebrate Mother Earth with the global community from the comfort of your couch. There are many virtual events to choose from. Visit https://www.earthday.org/earth-day-2020/ for details.
Bike Safety Workshops
Bike East Bay is hosting bike classes on-line. Register for one or all! Visit https://bikeeastbay.org/BikeEdOnline to sign up for on-line classes.
Home Composting and Gardening
Visit StopWaste’s home gardening page for tips, videos, and step by step guides on how to compost at home, select the right plants for your garden, carbon farming, and where to purchase plants and seeds during Shelter in Place.
Maximize Your Food
Learn how to shop the fridge and pantry first to make meals from what you already have using leftovers, excess produce and humble fruit. Visit https://zerowastechef.com/ for information on incorporating zero waste practices in your life today.
Learn tips for proper food storage to increase the shelf life of your food. Visit http://stopfoodwaste.org/ for more information and inspiration on how to reduce food waste at home.
The City is looking for individuals and families interested in acting as volunteer fix-it clinic coaches for future events. Volunteer coaches will help participants actively engage in the disassembly, troubleshooting, and repair of items. Register at http://bit.ly/fixitcoachsignup.
Poster & Essay Contest
This year’s poster and essay contest is Dublin- Our City, Our Earth. Visit the poster and essay contest page for complete contest details.
For more information, please contact the City of Dublin, Public Works Department by email es@Dublin.ca.gov or at 925-833-6630.