Earth Day 2020 Festival

Earth Day 2020 Festival

Come celebrate Earth Day with the Environmental Education Coalition of Napa County! There will be music and entertainment for everyone! Enjoy activities for all ages and delicious local food, wine, and beer! Over 100 organizations and vendors will provide information about green products, services, our local environment, and how you can get involved locally to make a difference for the Earth!

For more information, visit the event page.

2020 Earth Day Napa Cleanup

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Join this community effort by cleaning up streets and creeks around Napa for Earth Day!

Keep Napa clean by preventing trash from getting to our River. For more information, visit the event page.

Food Is Life Festival 2020 – POSTPONED

* Due to public health concerns around CORVID-19, this event is postponed. Please check the event website for up-to-date information about new dates. We apologize for the inconvenience, and hope you are well. *

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Join us in Napa for Food is Life, a five-day festival from April 22–26, 2020 celebrating all things food, beverage, and sustainability with cooking demonstrations and tastings, live talks, film screenings, music, and the awe-inspiring, three-dimensional Gaia art installation—a 23-foot wide NASA floating image of the Earth’s surface. Festivities kick off on the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and bring together leading chefs, winemakers, and sustainable food producers for fun, hands-on experiences for all ages.

Our global food system has an enormous impact on the environment and climate change. If you are looking for events to celebrate Earth Day 2020, this food and wine festival focused on the role of food and its far-reaching impact on the planet is not to be missed.

We look forward to welcoming you to The CIA at Copia for the Food is Life festival in celebration of the 50th anniversary of Earth Day on April 22–26, 2020.

Visit the event page for more details and tickets. While some tickets cost money, many are free.

Benefits and Challenges of Chickens in the Garden and Tour of Food Forest

Chickens in a Garden

Master Gardener Tina Saravia will discuss the garden benefits and challenges of keeping chickens. At the end of the talk you will get an opportunity to tour the Mangia food forest garden and see the wise water features and creative use of re-purposed items in the garden. After the tour you are invited to bring a dish to share at a lunch potluck.

For more information, visit the Eventbrite.

Medi-Cal, CalFresh, Informational

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Information on Medi-Cal (health insurance for adults and families), CMSP (health insurance for mostly families without dependents), CalFresh (assistance with food) and CalWORKs (cash assistance for needy families) hosted by Napa County Self Sufficiency Services division HHSA.

For more information please call 707-942-4833 or visit the Napa Valley Register’s event page.

Spring & Summer Vegetables – Yountville

UC Master Gardeners Napa County

Do you want nutritious, easy to grow and utterly fresh food from your garden this spring and summer? UC Master Gardeners of Napa County will help home gardeners learn what the garden needs to successfully produce spring and summer vegetables from seeds and plant starts. In addition to growing basics and hands on activities, this program includes watering, fertilizing, and harvesting tips, with a dash of UC IPM for pest and disease control. The delight of growing your own groceries is matched only by savoring them at harvest.

For more information and to register, visit the event page on UC Master Gardeners website.

The Epicurean Connection Cheese Shop Pop Ups & Cheesemaking Demos

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First Saturday of each month, The Epicurean Connection will host a Cheese Shop Pop Up at the Culinary Education Center at 19670 8th Street East from 10:00-1:00.

Pop up will include our Epicurean Connection Award Winning Cheeses, including Delice de la Vallee, Creme de Fromage, Layla and Lucy. In addition, we will source cheeses from around the country.

Cheesemaking demos, Seasonal Soups, James’s Famous Mac & Cheese, Lulu’s Mole, Tapenades and more.

For more information and to register, visit the Eventbrite.

Add Zeal to Your Curb Appeal – Napa Library FREE talk

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With some planning and thought, you can create an inviting, yet water-saving, front yard.  Refine the look of your front yard by using a variety of mulch, rock, hardscape or sculptures and carefully-chosen drought tolerant plants, including succulents of California native plants, to save water and reduce your water bill.

For more information visit the event page on UC Master Gardeners website.

March Downtown Historic Walking Tour

Napa Calfiornia Downtown area

Join us for our March historic walking tour. We will discover the history of Napa County through historic buildings located right in the heart of downtown. Tours depart from the Goodman Library at 10am; be there by 9:45 for check-in.

For more information visit the event page or contact the Napa Library at info@napahistory.org or 707.224.1739