February 1, 2023
December 2022 Occasions From the Ocean Seaside Inexperienced Heart

All occasions are on-line and free until acknowledged in any other case.

Each Saturday at 10:30 am. Local weather Mobilization Coalition Zoom AssemblyDecember third, tenth, seventeenth, twenty fourth and thirty first.  Sustain-to-date on local weather points and Local weather Motion occasions. To register e-mail Jon Findley at  jon@climatemobsd.org.  Extra data: https://www.fb.com/SDClimateMobilization/

December  Advisable by San Diegans for Gun Violence Prevention As a part of the Regional Gun Violence Discount Program, the County of San Diego is internet hosting plenty of Listening Classes on Gun Violence to get enter from the group. There are a number of in particular person and one digital session. That is your alternative to let the Board of Supervisors know your opinions and experiences of gun violence.  Extra data:  https://www.sandiegocounty.gov/…/SDpercent20Listening…  and https://www.fb.com/sd4gvp/

December 1st Thursday 11 am – 12 pm Save California Photo voltaic! – Press convention and rally Occasion by Photo voltaic Rights Alliance, Hammond Local weather Options Basis, SDUSC and San Diego 350 St. Stephen’s Church of God in Christ 5825 Imperial Ave San Diego 92114 California is a photo voltaic state the place the solar belongs to everybody. Well-liked insurance policies like internet metering are serving to hundreds of thousands of center and dealing class Californians faucet into the solar’s energy to economize and clear up our air. Massive utilities like SDG&E see photo voltaic as competitors and are lobbying state officers to make it dearer for on a regular basis folks to get photo voltaic.

On November tenth, the California Public Utilities Fee (CPUC) proposed to drastically scale back the credit score new photo voltaic customers would obtain for promoting extra energy again to the grid. If adopted at their scheduled assembly on December fifteenth, the CPUC’s proposal will minimize the expansion of photo voltaic in half and shut hundreds of thousands of working Californians out of the advantages of rooftop photo voltaic and batteries. It would additionally make it tougher or inconceivable for church buildings, nonprofits, and different group organizations to put in on-site photo voltaic. It is a huge utility revenue seize on the expense of the general public and planet that’s out of step with California’s clear power objectives. We’re asking Governor Newsom to assist rooftop photo voltaic for the general public and cease the utility revenue seize. Photo voltaic supporters and local weather activists are rallying statewide, Thursday, December 1, at 11am, to place the CPUC on discover that they’ll’t kill photo voltaic in California with no struggle! We encourage you to make and convey an indication! Extra data:  https://sandiego350.org/occasion/civi_event_1435/?instance_id=376

December 1st Thursday  6 pm Fannie Lou Hamer Legacy Celebration Occasion by Mission New Village and advisable by San Diego Meals System Alliance Fleet Science Heart (situated within the coronary heart of Balboa Park on the east finish of the El Prado pathway, subsequent to the majestic Bea Evenson Fountain)..  This gathering goes to be extremely significant and joyous—celebrating the achievements of Fannie Lou Hamer, an uncompromising advocate for social justice and a forerunner within the #foodjustice motion, and an essential fundraiser for the creation of The Village, an equitable food-orientated improvement challenge in Southeastern San Diego.
Tickets are nonetheless out there! Be part of us: https://www.stylish.org/…/fannie-lou-hamer…/e442186

December 2nd Friday 4 pm – 6 pm First Friday Inexperienced New Deal at UC San Diego Take a break from finding out and be a part of us within the Local weather Motion Lab for our final First Friday assembly of the quarter! This month’s assembly will function a Q&A with PhD pupil Monica Nelson who attended COP27, in addition to a recap of previous actions and easy methods to become involved in our struggle for a fossil-free UCSD.  Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/picture/?fbid=443599447962891&set=a.397034095952760

December 2nd Friday 11 am – 2 pm EST  Hearth Drill Fridays: Again within the Streets with Jane Fonda Freedom Plaza 1301 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20004 Hearth Drill Fridays is getting again within the streets! Jane Fonda and associates will lead the primary in-person FDF rally in virtually three years We’re coming collectively within the coronary heart of America’s halls of energy to sound the alarm that we’re dealing with a local weather disaster and politicians higher begin performing prefer it. Be part of Greenpeace USA, the Hearth Drill Fridays household, local weather justice motion allies, and a wonderful lineup of audio system, together with elected officers, frontline activists, an award-winning brass band, and superstar company for the primary climate-centered in-person rally in D.C. after the current midterm election.

It is going to be a motion house to return collectively in solidarity and take concrete steps to carry politicians’ ft to the hearth to ship the type of local weather motion that science and justice calls for. Make your voice heard and demand a cleaner, greener, more healthy world. And, in fact, put on your pink! Can’t make it in particular person? To not fear – we’ll be live-streaming the occasion on firedrillfridays.com, FDF Fb, Greenpeace USA Twitter, and Greenpeace USA YouTube, so you’ll be able to rally with us, from wherever you might be! Extra data:  https://www.mobilize.us/greenpeace/occasion/530379/

December 2nd Friday  5 pm – 9 pm 4th Annual Vegan Meals, Toy & Provide Drive Occasion by Vegan San Diego and First Friday Evening Market!  Grossmont Heart 5500 Grossmont Heart Drive, La Mesa You may anticipate the same old superior First Friday environment, with the added pleasure of giving again to our native nonprofit group. We’ll be accepting meals, toys and provides for a bunch of group companions to profit people and animals alike Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/VeganInSanDiego  and https://www.fb.com/firstfridaynightmarket

December 2nd Friday 7 pm – December 4th Sunday 3:30 pm  CCL December Local weather Convention Occasion by Residents Local weather Foyer On Sat., Dec. third at our Local weather Convention you’ll be able to choose a coverage space you’re taken with and go deep! Every session will cowl the various kinds of insurance policies and tasks to look out for in 2023 and methods to mobilize to push these areas ahead nationally and domestically. Subjects embrace: Wholesome Forests with Joel Pannell of City Forest Coverage for American Forests and CCL’s Jamari Hartley,  Constructing Electrification & Effectivity with Ari Matusiak of Rewiring America and CCL’s Tony Sirna,  Clear Power Allowing Reform with Xan Fishman of the Bipartisan Coverage Heart and CCL’s Ben Pendergrass, and Carbon Pricing & Carbon Border Adjustment Mechanisms with Shuting Pomerleau from the Niskanen Heart& CCL’s Kyle Kammien  Extra data:  https://citizensclimatelobby.org/climate-change-conferences/fall/

December third  Saturday 10 am – 11am Inexperienced Dwelling Tour Occasion by Solana Heart for Environmental Innovation —137 N El Camino Actual Encinitas, CA 92024 Would you prefer to reside a extra sustainable life-style? Go to us at our house base in Encinitas as we are going to stroll you thru some simple steps to deal with points round water, waste, soil well being, and extra with sensible options you’ll be able to incorporate into your life and residential beginning now! You’ll see sustainability in motion as you discover our worm bins, gray water programs, revolutionary compost tasks, instrument lending library, water-wise backyard, and extra.  Additionally, you will witness a reside Meals Cycle compost construct! In the event you discover the inspiration to buy composting provides or borrow instruments, our retailer and lending shed might be open. We additionally encourage you to convey your e-waste to drop off! The tour is free with a urged donation of $10  .Extra data:  https://solanacenter.org/inspire_events/green-living-tour-dec-2022/

December third Saturday 10:45 am – 1 pm Protest @ Del Mar Race Monitor Occasion by Ellen Ericksen Ongoing protest to convey consciousness to the hundreds of horses that die on this nation yearly. We are going to meet contained in the monitor on the entrance from the car parking zone. That is the final protest of the season, till the summer time meet in July 2023.  Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/occasions/672305297834624/?ref=newsfeed

December third Saturday 5:05pm – the OB Vacation Parade on Newport Avenue in Ocean Seaside

December 4th Sunday 3 pm Palms-on Workshop to Construct your individual SoloBee Bungalow Shelter 7936 Lester Ave, Lemon Grove, CA 91945 Be part of us within the workshop for a enjoyable and engaging workshop in regards to the 700 species of San Diego Native Bees! Consists of all elements to make one SoloBee Bungalow, plus an introduction to native bees and methods to appeal to them to your shelter. $85 Extra data:  https://www.solobee.com/retailer/p27/Build_a_Bungalow_Workshop_Dec._4percent2C_3pm.html

December 4th Sunday 5:30 pm – 9 pm  Racial Justice Coalition of San Diego movie evening “Black is, Black Ain’t” The Hamlett Espresso Store & Apothecary 7801 Broadway, Lemon Grove 91945 As we have a good time World AIDS Day,  we can’t neglect all our associates, members of the family, and everybody who we’ve got misplaced to AIDS.  This screening is co-sponsored by the @the_gender_phluid_collective .  Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/RacialJusticeCoalitionofSanDiego.org/pictures/a.588076761746950/1107993836421904/  and  https://www.instagram.com/p/ClRIg2hrd6L/

December seventh Wednesday 7 am – 8 am Air air pollution, Local weather and Well being By Well being Results Institute (HEI)  advisable by CleanEarth4Kids Pay attention reside to Dr. Pallavi Pant assembly with Dr. María Neira, World Well being Group, and Ms. Jane Burston, Clear Air Fund, to speak about air air pollution, local weather and well being. Extra data:  https://cleanearth4kids.org/calendar#occasion=75115426;occasion=20221207070000?popup=1

December seventh Wednesday 6:30 pm – 8 pm Clear Power Provide Discussion board introduced by The Shield Our Communities Basis, Co-sponsors San Diego Metropolis Faculty, San Diego 350, Local weather Motion Marketing campaign and Sustainable City Community.   San Diego Metropolis Faculty, 1313 Park Blvd, San Diego, 92101, Constructing MS #162. Please be a part of us as we  handle the County’s Regional Decarbonization Framework particularly associated to scrub power and the place it matches within the local weather debate. This occasion might be moderated by San Diego’s League of Girls Voters. Panel company from San Diego Group Energy, San Diego County’s Regional Decarbonization Framework and Shield Our Communities Basis. Registration for occasion: https://tinyurl.com/5n6srj38

December seventh Wednesday 5 pm – 8 pm Be part of Enterprise For Good at San Diego Made Manufacturing facility 2031 Industrial St
San Diego 92113  Be part of us for a night of enjoyable and camaraderie as we have a good time 2022’s victories and to acknowledge the wonderful enterprise leaders in our group. Environmental Hero,? Immigration Advocate?, Housing & Homelessness Hero?, Employer of the 12 months? Group,  Associate of the 12 months. ? This occasion is FREE for Enterprise For Good members (registration continues to be required), $30 for non-members. Your ticket consists of two drink tickets and meals, so convey your pals, colleagues, and family members to shut the 12 months collectively on a excessive be aware. Notice: Complimentary member costs are solely out there for pre-sale. At-the-door tickets are $10 for members, $35 for non-members! Extra data:  https://members.businessforgoodsd.com/calendar/Particulars/2022-end-of-the-year-social-792595?sourceTypeId=Web site

December seventh Wednesday 6 pm – 8 pm Ugly Sweater Mixer Occasion by Assume Dignity  The Rabbit Gap 3377 Adams Ave., San Diego 92116  Time to have a good time a 12 months of onerous work with our annual Ugly Sweater Mixer! Take pleasure in nice meals and drinks with our crew and fellow Dignity Defenders at and get an opportunity to win in our raffle and ugly sweater contest! Basic admission is $25, and sustaining members can attend totally free. Register right now at www.thinkdignity.org/ugly-sweater-mixer/  Extra data: Assume Dignity is a homeless advocacy group.   https://www.thinkdignity.org/ugly-sweater-mixer/?fbclid=IwAR1XNgD3dk-oSZShv4BMWYD89XeMA2BehN6SMo4p2axHu8v4d_XpPtZIL_A

December eighth Thursday 7:30 pm Voices of Our Metropolis Choir A Vibrant Evening of Tune St. Paul’s Episcopal Cathedral  2728 Sixth Ave. San Diego 92103 Reconnecting San Diego’s unsheltered neighbors with hope and housing by the therapeutic energy of music, individualized care and advocacy Be part of us for our annual Vacation Fundraiser and have a good time the sunshine in all of us. $75 Extra data:  https://www.voicesofourcity.com/

December eighth Thursday 5 pm – 9 pm Pleasure Experience & Festivities Occasion by Bike Coalition San Diego County Bike journey by Balboa Park and Uptown and finish again on the Plaza de Panama Fountain for a household pleasant celebration of bikes at Panama 66! Gentle up your bikes, put on your greatest/ugliest vacation apparel (the crazier the higher) and are available and benefit from the vacation spirit with us! It’s about 4 miles. Largely flat. Very small gradual uphill at first. All ages and ability ranges are welcome. Nobody left behind and we go good and gradual. Extra data:  https://sdbikecoalition.org/occasion/joy-ride-2022/

December tenth Saturday 9 am – 11 am Storm Drain Stenciling Day! Occasion by I Love A Clear San Diego and Assume Blue San Diego   We are going to stroll across the neighborhood and stencil storm drains with a conservation message. What do you want for this occasion? Only a ready-to-help angle!  We offer the stenciling kits and maps that will help you discover drains. Our purpose is to have 10 drains stenciled per group.  We encourage you to put on garments you don’t thoughts getting paint on, and closed-toed footwear. Be able to stroll or drive – drains are unfold all through neighborhoods and could be a 20 minute stroll away from our beginning location.  Driving is all the time an possibility for those who’d choose! This occasion requires a signed release-of-liability waiver for all volunteers, and anybody beneath 18 wants a waiver signed by a guardian. Extra data:  https://cleansd.org/occasion/storm-drain-stenciling-day/

December tenth Saturday 10 am – 1 pm SD Fixit Clinic in Carlsbad Occasion by San Diego FixIt Clinic, San Diego Makers Guild,  Zero Waste San Diego and Metropolis of Carlsbad Georgina Cole Library 1250 Carlsbad Village Dr, Carlsbad 92008 We’ve been all too accustomed to the throw away life-style. If one thing doesn’t work, throw it out and purchase a brand new one. Due to this habits our landfills are filling at a speedy charge and digital waste has change into the one of many largest air pollution mills. So why not learn to repair it?! Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/occasions/794218798236512

December eleventh Sunday 11 am – 2 pm  The San Diego Actually Actually Free Market  Teralta Park fortieth & Orange in Metropolis Heights. As a group we’ve got many extra assets than we do as people. If we share our assets, we received’t want to purchase as many new ones. It is a likelihood to offer and get cool stuff for completely free.  Merely convey the issues round the home you aren’t utilizing anymore, put them within the “free pile” and go searching to see if there may be something you’d prefer to take your self.  Please no huge gadgets.  Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/sdrrfm/

December eleventh Sunday  5pm Peace Useful resource Heart’s 2022 Tremendous Supper  3850 Westgate Pl, San Diego 92105. Theme ” From Partitions to Bridges” A take a look at Nationwide Borders and the way they divide us.  And the influence of the extra-tall border wall building on each side of the border.   We welcome John Fanestil from Associates of Friendship Park (FoFP) to guide this deep dive into their work on our southern Border and the “what” that drives border partitions, separation, and migration. from San Ysidro to the Ukraine. Our conventional Souper Supper has been tailored to the persevering with COVID pandemic. It’s a hybrid assembly, each in particular person and on zoom. Our Tremendous Non-Soup Supper presents individually wrapped vegetarian sandwiches and desserts, generously donated by the Massive Kitchen and Folks’s Coop.   Espresso, tea and apple cider. Music with singer/songwriter Gayle Robinson.  $10 -$15 Extra data:  https://mailchi.mp/302fb4016951/you-are-invited-the-prc-annual-gathering-sharing-a-super-supper-of-song-brownies-the-2023-peace-plan-dec-11-5pm?fbclid=IwAR0WYS3sue6w9d_9aSHJ2W0MmqLHH9dPGD6KkutrmmeabIL2fc1mXTUATgk

December twelfth Monday 7 pm Medea Benjamin might be talking on her new e-book, “Battle in Ukraine – Making sense of a mindless battle”  First Unitarian Universalist Church, within the Assembly Home,  4190 Entrance St., San Diego 92103 (Hillcrest).  Media Benjamin, co-founder of Code Pink and long-time activist will talk about:  How this struggle started and the way we are able to finish it. How we are able to come collectively to make peace, save Ukraine from additional destruction, and save all of us from nuclear struggle.  Cease burning fossil gas and convert to scrub power for navy in addition to civilian operation and Handle one another and the environment in our frequent house on Earth. Russia’s brutal February 2022 invasion of Ukraine has attracted widespread condemnation throughout the West.  Authorities and media circles current the battle as a easy dichotomy between an evil empire and an harmless sufferer.  On this concise, accessible and extremely informative primer, Media Benjamin and Nicolas Davies insist the image is extra sophisticated.  Introduced by the Peace Useful resource Heart, Veterans for Peace, Girls’s Worldwide League for Peace and Freedom, Local weather Mobilization Coalition, Activist San Diego, Inexperienced Social gathering, Associates Assembly and First Unitarian Universalist Church.  Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/picture?fbid=6350311038319334&set=a.838849806132179

December thirteenth Tuesday 11:30 am  Rally for Clear Air Occasion Be part of SanDiego350 as we assist the Environmental Well being Coalition of their struggle to cease Mitsubishi Concrete Company from additional polluting their group.  Rally outdoors The Port Administration Constructing 3165 Pacific Freeway San Diego 92101 then shifting inside at 1pm to make public feedback in opposition to this challenge. Every single day, Portside residents breathe in lung-damaging diesel air pollution from heavy-duty vehicles driving to and from the Port of San Diego. Mitsubishi Cement Company (MCC) needs to construct a bulk cement warehouse and loading facility on the Tenth Avenue Marine Terminal in Barrio Logan. If accepted, it might add 4,000 to 10,500 heavy-duty diesel-polluting truck journeys to our roads a month — lower than 1500 ft from Cesar Chavez Park, inside a half mile of each Perkins Elementary Faculty and a densely populated residential group of colour. Extra data:  https://sandiego350.org/occasion/civi_event_1436/?instance_id=377#:~:textual content=Information-,Rallypercent20forpercent20Cleanpercent20Air,-Viewpercent20Allpercent20Events

December seventeenth Saturday  11 am DxE SD Chapter Vacation Potluck & Chapter Assembly La Jolla Village Sq. (Direct Motion In every single place is a global grassroots community of animal rights activists. DxE makes use of disruptive protests and non-violent direct motion ways.)  Let’s get collectively to plan and put together for the following 12 months. We could have open conversations and discussions to judge our previous actions. Moreover, we are going to brainstorm concepts for future objectives or targets for our native DxE chapter. All people is welcome and please be at liberty to ask your family and friends! We may even have a shock visitor activist from the Bay Space, who will present a really useful and essential coaching throughout this chapter assembly. Extra data:  https://www.fb.com/occasions/692090398956694?ref=newsfeed

December twentieth Tuesday 5 pm – 6 pm Rejoice Sustainably: Waste-Free Holidays webinar.  Occasion by I Love A Clear San Diego and the Metropolis of San Diego’s Environmental Companies Division This webinar will cowl methods to keep a low-waste life-style whereas navigating present giving, décor, and vacation meals. We’ll share low- and no-waste present concepts, simple DIY decorations, and the place to greatest eliminate the waste we create after the vacations like Christmas timber and different cumbersome gadgets. We’ll even be specializing in methods to cut back the quantity of waste we produce in our kitchens round huge vacation meals, together with cooking root-to-stalk recipes, recycling proper, and disposing of meals waste and cooking oils correctly.  Extra data:  https://cleansd.org/occasion/celebrate-sustainably-waste-free-holidays-webinar/

December thirtieth Friday to Jan 2nd Monday San Diego Auto Present and The Electrical Automobile Affiliation of San Diego  San Diego Conference Heart 111 W Harbor Dr. San Diego 92101.  We might be teaming up with the San Diego Auto Present to advocate for and educate in regards to the newest electrical automobile choices. It’s a good way to see most electrical automobile choices in a single location. Extra data:  https://www.sandiegoev.org/occasion/san-diego-international-auto-show-2/

To maintain updated on Girls’s rights go to:   Girls’s March San Diego https://womensmarchsd.org/  and  https://www.fb.com/womensmarchsandiego/?ref=page_internal Additionally they suggest the next teams: Deliberate Parenthood Federation of America, Deliberate Parenthood Motion Fund, Girls’s March, MoveOn, UltraViolet, ACLU, the Liberate Abortion Coalition, SEIU, NARAL Professional-Alternative America, United State of Girls, and MomsRising

For Black Lives Matter and different communities of concern connections try our listing of social justice teams. Additionally many environmental teams at the moment are embracing communities of concern, particularly Local weather teams that work on local weather justice.  Go to “become involved web page” for his or her hyperlinks http://www.oceanbeachgreencenter.org/get-involved.html

A wonderful supply for occasions and credible info from native and nationwide sources is  Peace San Diego  at https://www.fb.com/teams/PeaceSanDiego

supply for occasions associated to local weather change and sustainability points is San Diego Local weather Motion Community  https://www.sdclimatenetwork.org/calendar/

Additionally go to our “become involved” tab http://www.oceanbeachgreencenter.org/get-involved.html for varied group’s web sites. Examine their occasions web page for his or her habitat restoration work events, seashore clean-ups, committee conferences, workshops, subject journeys and so on.

New occasions are all the time taking place….please examine http://www.oceanbeachgreencenter.org/events-calendar.html for updates to the occasion listing