Upcoming Campus and Community Events

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General Sustainability Events on UCSC Events Calendar


August 2022 


Aug 6 - Day of Dirt and Digging - 9:30 - 1:30 pm
From HGP: "Author and mom Cristina Exposito Escalona will be reading her book A New Harvest (inspired by the Homeless Garden Project!) at the Homeless Garden Project westside farm this Saturday at 1pm! Cristina will read in Spanish and Susan Nilsson of SC Public Library will read in English. And please join us earlier that day in our Day of Dirt and Digging - families and kiddos of all ages are invited to join in this wonderful event and lunch will be provided!
We hope you can make it!"

Aug 7 - Free Guided Tour of the UCSC Farm - 2 - 3 pm 
Take a free tour of the 30-acre organic UCSC Farm. Visitors can enjoy touring the organically managed greenhouses, hand-worked garden beds, orchards, row crop fields, and children's garden, while learning about the history of the site and the basic concepts of organic farming and gardening. Perched on a meadow near the campus entrance, the farm also offers spectacular views of the Monterey Bay.
For more information or to schedule a guided group tour at another time, email agroecology@ucsc.edu, or see agroecology.ucsc.edu.



September 2022 

September 17 - Sketching LIVE on the Farm - 9 am - 1:30 pm
Santa Cruz artist Tina Somers will guide participants with composition, technique, and direction at this in-person workshop presented by the Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden.
Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden members receive 10% off registration price.


September 25 - Harvest Festival
Save the date for our annual Fall Harvest Festival! We're excited to partner again with Life Lab to host our first in-person festival for the community since 2019! More details coming soon. 
From Friends of the UCSC Farm & Garden.

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