Green In Your Hood

Empowering individuals to *be the change we want to see* in the world by acting locally.

Fall/Winter: eco-pots, sow seeds, and transplant seedlings

by on November 02, 2012, under composting, events

Time to prepare for the fall & winter edibles. Learn how to make "eco-pots", sow seeds and transplant seedlings for the Fall/Winter season. If you attend this workshop, you won’t need to buy any seeds and seedlings for the entire year!!! ... more

Organic gardening with Emi Carvell

by on July 27, 2012, under events, green

Have you ever heard that succulents and herbs basically grow themselves? Master Gardener Emi Carvell’s free organic gardening workshops are fun, educational and inspirational. She has more energy than pretty... more
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Santa Monica Health and Fitness Festival Recap

by on August 17, 2011

Green In Your Hood participated in the Santa Monica Health and Fitness Festival in downtown Santa Monica. We had a blast hanging out and engaging the shoppers on their eco-knowledge.... more
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Ban on single-use bags!

by on August 11, 2011, under recycling, reuse

As of September 1, retail establishments in Santa Monica are prohibited from providing light-weight, single-use plastic carryout bags to customers at the point of sale. This includes any plastic bag... more

Santa Monica Chamber Health & Fitness Festival

by on July 21, 2011, under events

Come out and meet us! We’re hosting a booth on Saturday, July 30, 2011 from 11am – 4pm on Third Street Promenade at the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce’s Health... more
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Meat Eating and Climate Change

by on July 20, 2011, under vegetarian

It’s staggering how much the meat industry messes with the planet and how with little effort, but isn’t it empowering to know that we can make a difference by the... more
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Improve Your Carbon Footprint

by on June 30, 2010, under energy, green, recycling

Tips to save Energy, Money & the Environment Use energy efficient light bulbs Turn off lights/computers when you leave a room Unplug appliances not in use Turn down the heat... more
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