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EVENTS  APRIL happenings listed below!

On this page you’ll find events, listed by month, that fall under the umbrella term “green.” These might include composting workshops provided by the City of Long Beach or California native plant classes offered by the El Dorado Nature Center.

View previous months' events:
2014

If you would like to list an event on this page, please send date, time, location and contact info to lbgreenguide@gmail.com at least two weeks in advance.

Thank you.
LBGG

Green Guide Network Events page:
www.greenguidenetwork.com

Los Angeles Area Green Events:

www.californiagreensolutions.com

California Events               

California Watchable Wildlife Festivals  
www.cawatchablewildlife.org 

FARMERS' MARKETS (FOR MONTHLY EVENTS: SCROLL DOWN PAGE)

Sundays, 8:30 am-2 pm, 5th District Farmer's Market, corner of Clark Ave & Spring Street, Long Beach
www.oldmcdonaldsfarmersmarkets.com

Sundays, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Long Beach Southeast Farmers' Market
On Marina Dr., just south of Second St.
www.goodveg.org

Tuesdays, 9 am to 1 pm, Farmers' Market Seal Beach
Seal Beach Village Shoppping Center, Seal Beach Blvd.

Tuesdays, 3 pm to 8 pm (7 pm in winter), Local Harvest Farmers Market at Band Shell Plaza
Bixby Park, Cherry Ave. and Ocean Blvd., Long Beach

Wednesdays, 3 pm to 7 pm, Marine Stadium
Appian Way and Nieto Ave.
Long Beach, CA 90803

Thursdays, 3:00 p.m.-6:30 p.m., Long Beach Uptown
At 46th St. and Atlantic Ave.
www.goodveg.org

Long Beach Downtown
Back again with a new location!
www.goodveg.org

Saturdays, 8 a.m.-noon, Cerritos
Located on the east side of Park Plaza Drive between Towne Center Drive and Park Plaza West, just south of Cerritos Towne Center Shopping Center (and just north of the Performing Arts Center).
www.goodveg.org

Saturdays, 9 am to 2 pm, West Long Beach Greener Good Farmers' Market and Center Space
Admiral Kidd Park
2125 Santa Fe Ave., Long Beach, 90810
www.centerspacelb.org

Saturdays, 9 am to 2 pm, Farmers' Market at Peter's Landing (Orange Co.)
16470 Pacific Coast Hwy., Huntington Beach, CA (562) 296-1331
Free admission and parking.

Related links:
Certified Farmers' Markets of Southern California:
www.farmernet.com
Southland Farmers' Market Association:
www.sfma.net

APRIL 2014 EVENTS

Saturday, April 5, Out of the Wilds and Into Your Garden: Fabulous Fruits
2 to 4 pm, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
California native plants with edible fruits.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, April 5, Landscape Class: Using Stone and Pavers in Your Garden
9:30 am to 1 pm
Brennan Thomas Administration Building
1800 E. Wardlow Rd., Long Beach
www.lbwater.org

Tuesday, April 8, Family Night Walk
7 to 9 pm, El Dorado Nature Center
Pre-registration required: (562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Sunday, April 13, Audubon Bird Walk
8 am to 10 am, El Dorado Nature Center
(562) 570-1745
www.longbeach.gov

Sunday, April 13, Open House at Prisk Native Garden
1 to 4 pm
Prisk Elementary School, 2375 Fanwood Ave., Long Beach, 90815

Thursday, April 17, Audubon Society Meeting
9 am to noon, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
16 years old and up. $10.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, April 19, Help Our Oceans on Earth Day
9 am to 11 am, On the sand, east of the Belmont Pier, Long Beach. Rain cancels.
www.longbeach.gov

Saturday, April 19, Justin Rudd's 30-Minute Beach Cleanup Day
10 a.m.
1 Granada Ave.
Long Beach, 90803
(Belmont Shore)
www.beachcleanup.org

Saturday, April 26, Tai Chi Chuan for Beginners
9 am to 11 am, El Dorado Nature Center, Long Beach
Classes $15 each (payable to instructor).
Get the details:
www.longbeach.gov



ONGOING:

Aquarium of the Pacific
Visit this page to view events throughout the year:
www.aquariumofpacific.org

Bixby Knolls Strollers/Walking Group
Meets every Saturday morning 7:30 a.m.
It’s A Grind Coffee House, 4245 Atlantic Avenue
For more details email:
blair@bixbyknollsinfo.com
www.bixbyknollsinfo.com

El Dorado Nature Center
Visit the El Dorado Nature Center website to see special events:
Nature Center homepage:
www.longbeach.gov

Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust Meetings, Ongoing Every Other Month (Jan., March, May, July, Sept., Nov.)
The Los Cerritos Wetlands Land Trust meets the last Tuesday of every other month at the Belmont Shores Home Park clubhouse on Loynes Drive (next to the Gaslamp). For more information go to:
www.lcwlandtrust.org

Neighborhood Cleanup Events/City of Long Beach
Visit this website:
www.litterfreelb.org

Save Our Beach
Visit website below to see dates of ongoing beach cleanup events for areas in Southern California.
www.saveourbeach.org

Sierra Club (Long Beach chapter)
Visit website to view days and times of hikes and other activities for Long Beach:
www.angeles.sierraclub.org