Benicia Community Gardens Calendar of Events

A listing of community events sponsored by the many programs of Benicia Community Gardens.

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Documentary Premiere–Seed: The Untold Story 7:00 pm
Documentary Premiere–Seed: The Untold Story @ Empress Theater
Oct 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Documentary Premiere--Seed: The Untold Story @ Empress Theater | Vallejo | California | United States
SEED: The Untold Story is an award winning, beautifully shot documentary about the dramatic loss of seed diversity and the future of our food, from the filmmakers behind Queen of the Sun: What are the[...]
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Soil – Addressing Climate Change from the Ground Up 7:00 pm
Soil – Addressing Climate Change from the Ground Up @ Unitarian Universalist Church
Oct 14 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A program of short films about the importance of Healthy Soils co-sponsored by the Napa Valley Unitarian Universalists, the Napa Sierra Club, Napa County Master Gardeners, and the Napa Sonoma Heifer International Volunteers. The Sierra Club will discuss[...]
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Postponed: Harvest Party 11:00 am
Postponed: Harvest Party @ Avant Garden
Oct 15 @ 11:00 am
Due to weather, Harvest Party postponed until October 22nd.   BCG Annual potluck lunch celebrating this year’ harvest! Everyone is welcome!! Members and leadership teams from each initiative and project to gather around a table[...]
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Communications Community Volunteer Meeting 6:45 pm
Communications Community Volunteer Meeting @ Benicia Community Center
Oct 18 @ 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
Interested in being more creative? Are you a blogger? Writer? Photographer? Social media junkie? Love BCG and the work we do? Drop by our monthly meetings and help us out!
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Harvest Party 11:00 am
Harvest Party @ Avant Garden
Oct 22 @ 11:00 am
BCG Annual potluck lunch celebrating this year’ harvest! Everyone is welcome!! Members and leadership teams from each initiative and project to gather around a table to celebrate the season of harvest: Avant and Swenson Garden;[...]
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Mini Orchard Workday 5:30 pm
Mini Orchard Workday @ Community Orchard, Heritage Presbyterian Church
Oct 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Workdays are mandatory for Orchard members, but the public is welcome to come lend a hand at our monthly orchard workday, learn about orchard care taking and ask questions. Make sure to stay for a potluck and social[...]
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Chefs in the Garden: Quick and Easy Seasonal Desserts — CANCELLED due to rain 6:00 pm
Chefs in the Garden: Quick and Easy Seasonal Desserts — CANCELLED due to rain @ Avant Garden
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Chefs in the Garden: Quick and Easy Seasonal Desserts -- CANCELLED due to rain @ Avant Garden | Benicia | California | United States
With Jessica Kleiman, “Quick and Easy Seasonal Desserts” Join Jessica Kleiman, self-taught home cook and nutrition enthusiast, as she talks about how to whip up nutrient dense, seasonal desserts using seasonal fruit, nutrient dense flours[...]
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Community Share Plot Workday 9:00 am
Community Share Plot Workday @ Avant Garden
Oct 29 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
BCG maintains a Benicia Community Share Plot where we grow food for donation to the community members in need. It’s cared for by volunteers and you are welcome to join in at any of our workdays. Chris[...]
Walk in a Food Forest 10:00 am
Walk in a Food Forest
Oct 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Walk in a Food Forest
Have you ever been to an urban food forest? Did you help us establish one (or a few) of the seven Benicia demonstration food forests? Did you attend one of the public laundry-to-landscape greywater system workshops?[...]
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