California Events

We're pleased to share educational events and opportunities hosted by our Technical Councils and industry partners:
The County of San Mateo is hosting a few upcoming community-oriented (and fun!) Sustainability Academy workshops: a Fixit Clinic and this spring’s composting workshops. A Fixit Clinic will be held on Saturday February 24th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm at the San Bruno Library. A Fixit Clinic is a community-based workshop where neighbors friends, and families work collectively to learn how to repair their broken items (to register, visit here: Also, learn how easy and fun it is to recycle your kitchen scraps, leaves, and plant cuttings into compost with a backyard or worm compost bin. Clinics will be held Saturday, March 17th, 2018 from 10 am – 12pm at the William E. Walker Recreation Center and on Saturday, April 21, 2018 from 10 am – 12 pm at the South San Francisco Scavenger Company. For more detailed infomation on the County of San Mateo events and information on how to register, click here. Additionally, there will also be a Master Resource Conservation Course on Thursdays, February 8 - March 29th from 6:00 - 8:30 PMIn this 8-week course, you will gain an in-depth knowledge of sustainability topics including climate change, sea level rise, energy and water conservation, solid waste management, transportation and community leadership. You will also learn about different local resource conservation issues, efforts underway, and what you can do to promote sustainability in your community. Space is limited, so register here ASAP!
The K-12 TC will host a webinar March 5, 2018 from 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm featuring the San Francisco Unified School District Sustainability Department. They will be sharing their strategies for moving to ZeroWaste. Click here for the registration link. 
Save the Date for the CA NAHMMA Chapter and the CRRA HHW Technical Council to present a training/certification event on April 13th and April 20th. Click here for more details.