Local Earth CommUNITY Building & Equinox Celebration! (Sept. 22nd)

Vision:  Creating a healthy, happy & sustainable world!

Join us to celebrate the fall equinox on September 22nd! 
This is a community building event with many fun, inspiring and educational activities to participate in!  There will be hands-on workshops and presentations from 1:00 – 7:00 PM focused on permaculture, sustainability, healthy lifestyle, natural building, organic agriculture, resource management, local currency and renewable energy.  This is a fun-raising event to kick-off and support the San Diego CommUNITY Gardening Project!

In partnership with the World Beat Center supporting the International Day of Peace, September 21st.

Cost:  Sliding suggested donation $10-20 (no one turned away for lack of funds).  We also highly value any time, energy, love and material supplies that participants would like to contribute to the cause.

Volunteer:  Please let us know if you are available to help with the logistics of this event.  With so much to do we could use help before, during, and after the big day. (email to join us: collective@local-earth.org)

CommUNITY Partners:
The Soular Power System
Indie Yoga



Saturday, September 22nd @ The World Beat Center / 1:00 – 11:00 PM

Address: 2100 Park Blvd, San Diego, 92101

1:00 – 7:00 / Tables, hands-on workshops & presentations from Local Earth and other local organizations promoting sustainable living practices and systems.

1:00 – 1:30 / Opening Ceremony / Red Warriors / Native American Drumming & Prayer
1:45 – 4:00 / Generation Wake Up Experience
4:00 – 5:00 / Yoga w/ live music
5:00 – 6:00 / Soular Panel / Community Discussion
6:00 – 7:00 / Live Drumming & Dance
7:00 – 11:00 / Live Music, Performance & Celebration

Community / Workshop / Activity / Education Zones (throughout whole event)

  • Food
  • Water
  • Energy
  • Shelter
  • Economy
  • Resource Management
  • Community Building / Art

Ways for partner organizations/companies/people to collaborate & build community!

  • assist with planning & collective vision for the event
  • promote the vision & work of your organization at a table in the community zone
  • host an interactive workshop
  • volunteer at the event
  • provide an item or service for the silent auction/raffle
  • come to the event & spread the good word to your network!

Guidelines for participation…

  • our intention is to create a ZERO waste / Positive Trace Event
  • please bring your own re-usable cutlery & drinking container (there will be yummy food provided by the World Beat Center Cafe)
  • if you or your organization are presenting/tabling please be conscious of what types of materials and resources you are using
  • please limit printed materials and use recycled paper with earth-friendly inks
  • pack-it-in / pack-it-out


~~~Tsunami~~~of~~~Love~~~ OCCUPY yOUR HEART


A celebration and convergence around pure food, our Right to Know when Genetically Modified Organisms or GMOs are in our foods in California. We are going to celebrate the Right to Know.

Rally to Party!


Click here to see the ROUTE

Start at Balboa Park 2024 8th Drive Balboa Park (Rainbow Drum Circle)

Bring drums, pots pans, signage, flags, anything to make music, art, and a positive impact and get ready to dance or stroll our way down to San Diego Convention Center – Amphitheater on the bay side.

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Food & CommUNITY building Action Group Tonight (Aug. 16th @ 6:30 PM)

Inviting anyone and everyone in San Diego interested in growing food & building commUNITY to join us for our action group meeting tonight @ 6:30 PM!

We will be working on the San Diego CommUNITY Gardening Project & the Equinox CommUNITY Building Event!

San Diego Center for Appropriate Technology
4862 Voltaire Street, San Diego CA 92107
(just down the street from People’s Food Coop in Ocean Beach)
(link: http://goo.gl/maps/Q6lV)

CommUNITY Yoga ~ Karma Gardens (Saturday, August 11th)

Join the Local Earth Collective for a beautiful evening of nature centered community yoga with Simone Ressner! (www.local-earth.org)

Together we will be rooting down and rising up as a harmonious collective! This will be a fun-raising event to generate resources for Karma Gardens in Ocean Beach. The ‘Karma Gardens’ are public plots of land planted with veggies and fruit for the community to enjoy and share. This is one ‘peace’ of the San Diego CommUNITY Garden Project. Please join us for a beautiful evening of yoga with an amazing teacher… let’s grow together as commUNITY!

The class will be held Saturday (Aug 11th) @ 6:45 PM on the Ocean Beach ‘greens’… this is the lawn near the pier (to the left of the main lifeguard tower if you are looking at the ocean).

This will be a donation class to help support the Karma garden project. Anything that contributes to this project will be greatly appreciated! This may be $$’s, seeds, plants, fruit trees, work tools or volunteer time to help plant the gardens!

the Local Earth Collective

P.S. We will also be creating a Human Mandala after the class! ( http://humanmandalaproject.com/ )

Local Earth Social / August 3rd

We invite you to join us for the Local Earth Social on the First Friday of every month. This month’s social will be held at the People’s Coop in Ocean Beach on August 3rd @ 5:30 PM.

We invite everyone to help us create a community vision board that represents the values that we would like to see reflected in San Diego. We will all have the opportunity share our specific & unique visions for the community! This is an evening of inspiration, creativity, education & celebration!

Enjoy tasty, organic local food, talented local musicians and thought-provoking conversation focused on sustainability in San Diego. Come meet like-minded friends, share ideas and collaborate on projects!We look forward to visioning, collaborating and celebrating with commUNITY!

***Friday, August 3rd @ 5:30 – 8:30 PM
***People’s Food Coop in Ocean Beach
4765 Voltaire Street, San Diego CA 92107
(link: http://goo.gl/maps/Hsh5)

With Gratitude,
the Local Earth Collective