Virtual Workshops

Zoom Fixit Clinic - Repair Help Online - Saturday, April 17

Want to try fixing items from home? Register below to present your item to a global team of expert community repairers and get suggestions for things to try. After all items have been presented, participants will move to Zoom breakout rooms to implement the suggestions and, hopefully, fix the items.

- Do you have a computer, phone, or tablet (and internet connection) that will work with Zoom?
- Can you show the item and problem in about three minutes?
- (Optional:) Can you have some rudimentary disassembly tools at the ready?
- Can you fill out the Report Broken Item form at http://bit.ly/brokenitemreport afterwards?

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Community repairers (or wannabe repairers, "fixing families") are always welcome to help fix or simply observe: sign up at http://bit.ly/fixitcoachsignup
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For more information regarding future virtual fixit clinics visit: www.fixitclinic.org, see also https://www.facebook.com/FixitClinic/)

East Bay Community Energy Resilient Home Program Webinar - Monday, April 26, 6:00 p.m.

Have you thought of installing solar panels and a battery back-up system for your home?  Want to be prepared for a potential power shut-off?  EBCE will be hosting a series of webinars about our Resilient Home program partnered with SunRun. Come listen and ask questions to experts on the details and benefits of installing a solar and battery backup system for your home. Those who register and attend the webinar will receive a Free Chinook Book full of rewards and discounts to stores all over the Bay Area. More information is available at ebce.org/resilient-home

Registration details.

Virtual Bike Workshops

Increase your knowledge and comfort in biking for transportation or recreation. Visit https://bikeeastbay.org/Education for a complete calendar of classes and to register.

Make Soup Not Waste - A Virtual Food Waste Prevention Cooking Workshop

Learn strategies that prevent food waste in this interactive workshop with Anne-Marie Bonneau, aka the Zero-Waste Chef. When you eat all the food you buy, you not only save money, you also conserve resources. During the pandemic, finding ways to use all of the food you have on hand means you can shop less frequently, and stay home longer, helping to reduce the spread of COVID-19.

Tie on your apron, grab your knife and vegetables and join Anne-Marie and our virtual audience as we make soup together with what we found in our refrigerators. No two pots will be the same!  

Watch the recorded webinar.

Healthy Soils Webinar

Join StopWaste for their Healthy Soils Series, which showcases some of the practices used by StopWaste’s local farm partners.