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Planting Party! 3/22/14 9AM - 12PM

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Didn't make it out last Saturday or haven't had your fill of planting? Join us this Saturday from 9am-noon as we plant another...

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Planting Block Party! 3/15/14 9:30AM - 1PM

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YOU’RE INVITED! Planting Block Party Saturday March 15th  Meet at 7951 Mammoth Avenue, Panorama City, CA 91402 Sign-In:...

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Studio City - Lend a Hand and Install an Infiltration Trench! 1/11/14 9AM - 3PM

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Come lend a hand this weekend and learn how to install an infiltration trench to capture water that would otherwise drain away from your...

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Edible Landscapes, Rain Barrels, & Rain Chains - FINAL 12/15/13 1PM - 4PM

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David King, founder of the Seed Library of Los Angeles and UCLA instructor, teaches us how to design and grow a food garden that's pretty...

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Breaking Up Hardscapes 11/24/13 1PM - 4PM

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Hard surfaces like asphalt & concrete capture heat on a hot summer's day & prevent your soil from capturing rainwater. Learn about ways to...

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Greywater Systems 11/17/13 1PM - 4PM

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Water from your washing machine & shower can often be re-used in your garden. We'll look at systems that are available to safely collect &...

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Selecting Plants & Watering Right 11/10/13 1PM - 4PM

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In this workshop we'll teach you about the best plants for our climate (NOT just cactus and succulents!) as well as how to plant them...

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Urban Acupuncture Conversation with Brad Lancaster 11/4/13 7PM - 9PM

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Please join us for a conversation about URBAN ACUPUNCTURE with Rainwater Harvesting expert Brad Lancaster **** Registration does NOT...

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Parkway Gardens 11/3/13 1PM - 4PM

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That no-man's land between the sidewalk & the street can take a good deal of labor & water to maintain! We'll show you how you can...

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Building Healthy Soil & Grading for Rainwater Capture 10/27/13 1PM - 4PM

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In this hands-on workshop you'll learn how to build healthy soil, remove thirsty lawn without using harmful chemicals, & grade your yard to...

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Site Evaluation & Design 10/20/13 1PM - 4PM

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In this Core Workshop, you'll walk through an actual site evaluation with an experienced designer. You'll learn where to find opportunity...

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Water LA - Studio City - Kickoff! 10/13/13 1PM - 4PM

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Join us for our first workshop in the series - BASICS! Here you'll get an overview of the program goals and the various projects we can...

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WLA Film Series Double Bill: Over Troubled Waters & The Mono Lake Story 8/25/13 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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The Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta is the largest estuary on the west coast of the Americas and should be regarded as a national treasure....

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WLA Film Series: Dirt! The Movie 8/18/13 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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Narrated by Jamie Lee Curtis, this engaging film looks at our relationship with DIRT, how we've come to disregard and abuse it, and how a...

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WLA Film Series Double Bill: Watershed & Slow The Flow 8/11/13 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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Will we let the once mighty Colorado River run dry? Our double bill will ask the question, and offer hope and practical...

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WLA Film Series: Blue Gold 8/4/13 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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Throughout the world, our limited supply of fresh water is being polluted, diverted, depleted, wasted, and sold. BLUE GOLD follows people...

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The American Southwest: Are We Running Dry? 7/28/13 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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An in-depth look at the looming crisis of water supply in our Southwestern States. Narrated by Jane Seymore, with appearances by...

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WLA Film Series: GASLAND II 7/21/13 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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In this explosive follow-up to his Oscar®-nominated film GASLAND, filmmaker Josh Fox uses his trademark dark humor to take a deeper,...

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WLA Film Series: Liquid Assets 7/14/13 6:30PM - 9:30PM

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Our essential water infrastructure systems - some of them in use for more than 100 years - provide a critical public health function and...

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Site Evaluation Make-up 7/10/13 6:30PM - 9PM

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This is a make-up workshop for newly enrolled Panorama City participants, and is required for program eligibility.

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Basics Make-up Workshop 7/3/13 6:30PM - 9PM

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If you have recently enrolled, you will need to attend the Basics workshop in order to qualify for the program. 

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How to Conduct a Site Assessment & Make a Plan 6/19/13 6:30PM - 8PM

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This is a make-up opportunity for new participants. The first thing you need in order to design and create a project with Water LA is a...

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Re-Purpose your Parkway Multiple Dates

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That no-man's-land between the sidewalk and the street can become a low maintenance water capturing native habitat. This project has been...

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Edible Gardens Multiple Dates

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A smarter use of your landscape than lawn: put some of that built-up living soil to work growing beautiful edible plants. The secret is...

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Greywater Systems 3/23/13 9AM

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Please note change to this workshop: Saturday 3/23 we will offer "in-class" instruction on greywater systems, including walking through...

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No Hard Yards! Creating Infiltration Spaces 3/16/13 9AM

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Non-permeable surfaces such as asphalt and concrete don't capture rainwater, but they do capture heat on hot summer days! Join us as we...

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Select Plants and Water Right 3/9/13 9AM

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This is another hands-on workshop, where you'll learn how to select the best plants for our climate, as well as how to plant them...

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Soil Building & Grading for Rainwater Capture 3/2/13 9AM

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This hands-on workshop will show you how to build healthy soil, remove thirsty lawn without using harmful chemicals, and grade your yard to...

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Site Evaluation and Design 2/23/13 9AM - 12PM

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In this Core Workshop, you'll walk through an actual site evaluation with an experienced designer. You'll learn where to find opportunity...

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Basics: Creating a Watershed-Wise Residence 2/16/13 9AM - 12PM

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Here you'll get an overview of the program goals and the various projects we can help you design and complete. You'll pick up essential...

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