The Ecology Center Programs

The Ecology Center Programs

At The Ecology Center, we offer educational programs for the public as well as unique offerings for schools. Engage in hands-on ecological solutions around food, water, energy, waste, and shelter through skills workshops, field trips, good food, gardening, community festivals, and even a permaculture design certification course! Join us.

All Programs

Backyard Skills

Backyard Skills

A lecture and workshop series teaching hands-on techniques and positive ways to live in connection with our ecosystems. Learn more

Center for Living Peace

Center for Living Peace

Backyard Skills hands-on workshop series at the Center for Living Peace in Irvine, CA. Learn more

Community Table

Community Table

Enjoy local, sustainable, delicious fare and learn about our food ecosystems at this farm-to-table dining experience. Learn more

Eco-Apprentices

Eco-Apprentices

A 3-month permaculture design certification course (Mar-May 2014) exploring topics of food, water, waste, energy, and shelter. Learn more

Eco-Labs School Programs

Eco-Labs School Programs

Field trips, Grow Your Own school gardens, assemblies, camps, and curricula provide eco-education to youth scholars. Learn more

Grow Your Own!

Grow Your Own!

Our organic school gardens program provides garden consulting, educator trainings, and curriculum development for youth scholars. Learn more

Summer Eco Camps

Summer Eco Camps

Unique week-long day camps for kids ages 7-12 to observe nature, explore our learning labs, gain hands on skills, and engage with quality mentors in an interactive outdoor setting.  Learn more

Farm to Fork

Farm to Fork

Hands-on cooking classes begin with harvesting farm-fresh ingredients in the garden, and end with a delicious, nutritious meal. Learn more

The Water Shed

The Water Shed

A mobile, interactive exhibition on watersheds that educates and inspires good water stewardship in Southern California. Learn more

Tools For Change

Tools For Change

Our general store and resource center curated with tools, materials, and eco-approved products to move us toward greater sustainability Learn more

Membership

Membership

As a 501(c)3 non-profit, we rely on membership support! Our goal is that everyone (individuals, families, businesses) becomes part of our community. Learn more

Design Studio

Design Studio

Our ecological consultancy for permaculture and educational projects in homes and businesses. Learn more

Private Events

Private Events

Hold your next corporate team-building meeting with a hands-on skills class or enjoy a private feast on our grounds.  Learn more

Publications

Publications

The Ecology Center authors and curates original content to enhance education about ecological issues. Learn more

Earth Day

Earth Day

Our annual communital festival of free, fun, hands-on ways to inspire you to celebrate and live Earth Day every day! Learn more

Basic Needs

Basic Needs

Our summer speaker series brings global thought leaders to our community to talk about current, compelling environmental issues. Learn more

Green Feast

Green Feast

Our annual fundraising dinner: a unique farm-to-table experience where renowned chefs celebrate what is local, seasonal, and delicious. Learn more

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