Spring Outreach Events with CESP

Oakland Earth Expo
Thursday, April 6 – 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Frank H. Ogawa Plaza, City Hall, Oakland

Visit the CESP booth at the EarthEXPO. This annual environmental fair, hosted by the City of Oakland Public Works Department, highlights transportation, environmental health, waste reduction, water, energy, urban design, nature and community themes. EarthEXPO is a great place to connect with environmental and community groups, green businesses and artists; learn environmental tips; participate in hands-on activities; pick up great giveaway items; and enjoy delicious food! http://www.oaklandearthexpo.com/

Berkeley Bay Festival – Cancelled
Saturday, April 8 – 11:00 AM – 4:00 PM
Shorebird Park, 160 University Ave., Berkeley

Join CESP at the Berkeley Bay Festival. Enjoy free hands-on educational activities and receive information on environmental education programs from organizations around the Bay. Listen to jazz and rock and roll music. There will be food for sale. Take a sailboat ride or paddle a Dragon Boat. Build with recycled materials in Adventure Playground. All ages welcome. http://www.cityofberkeley.info/bayfestival

Visualizing Sea Level Rise
Saturday, April 22
Jack London Square – meet at 333 Broadway

CESP is planning to host the first Visualizing Sea Level Rise event in Jack London Square on Earth Day, April 22. The event will show people where the new shoreline will be with 2 meters of sea level rise if nothing is done to address sea level rise. Participants will use maps and actively mark off where the shoreline will be by holding up fabric panels along the new shoreline. Email cespmanager@eastshorepark.org to request more information.  www.resilientshoreline.org

Albany Arts & Green Festival
Sunday, May 7 – 11:00 AM – 4:00 pm
Memorial Park, 1325 Portland Ave. (at Carmel Ave.) Albany

Visit the CESP booth at the Albany Arts & Green Festival. Celebrate Albany’s commitment to the environment, arts and youth performance. The Performing Arts help us experience and appreciate beauty, and protecting the environment helps maintain a beautiful and sustainable world. http://www.albanyca.org/artsandgreenfestival