This is your source for information about classes, workshops, and exhibits that EBMUD is offering directly or in partnership with others. EBMUD believes in helping people learn ways to conserve water, so conservation topics are typically highlighted. Please check back often for the latest information.
Ruth Bancroft Garden Lecture Series
This exciting set of author events, seminars, and workshops highlights topics including growing vegetables, herbs, and cutting flowers; choosing colors for your garden that work together; and creating stunning succulent gardens and great plant combinations using water-wise plants. Learn more about water-wise and sustainable gardening in the Bay Area.
Since 2004, the Water Conservation Showcase has brought together local and national experts to address a wide variety of water conservation topics. The Showcase, a partnership between EBMUD, the U.S. Green Building Council, and Pacific Gas & Electric, includes presentations, a product expo, and community involvement.
March 25, 2014
Pacific Energy Center
851 Howard St.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA's) sixth annual Fix a Leak Week is the perfect time to check your plumbing fixtures and irrigation systems for leaks. The WaterSense (EPA) site offers information on how to fix a leak, facts on leaks and leak detection, educational resources, and a video podcast in both English and Spanish. Click here for more information.
These talks, located throughout the East Bay, cover the basics of lawn conversion, including design and the innovative technique of sheet mulching. Sponsored by the Bay-Friendly Coalition Landscaping & Gardening Coalition.
Various dates in April and May.
Various locations in the East Bay.
Various times on the weekends.
Free. Go to Bay Friendly for more information: click here
Contract Equity Program Business Forums are an opportunity for business owners to learn how to do business with East Bay Municipal Utility District, meet EBMUD staff, and network with other business owners.