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Upcoming Events 2015

This web page is intended to connect campus and community with upcoming sustainable events. If you are a local community member with an upcoming non-profit sustainable event that you would like us to include on this page please e-mail details to

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February 2015

This Way to Sustainability Conference X
Volunteer Orientation

Tuesday, February 17th 5:30-7:00 pm in SSC 150
Wednesday, February 18th 5:30-7:00 pm in SSC 122/124


We strongly encourage you to volunteer for This Way to Sustainability X this year. This conference is the largest, student-run sustainability conference in North America and we need you to host it!! This conference provides excellent opportunities to meet sustainability professionals, become involved in important issues affecting all of us, learn about sustainability, and include your participation on your resume. To see a list of volunteer positions available please visit our volunteer page.
Attend one of two orientation meetings to take part in this important conference.
Contact or call us at 898-3333 with any questions or to volunteer today!

March 2015

This Way to Sustainability Conference X
March 26-27, 2015

TWTS X logoParticipate in the largest, student-run sustainability conference of its kind in North America! We need over 100 student and community volunteers to make this a successful conference for our campus and community. If you are interested in volunteering contact our coordinators at to secure your spot now.

Online registration is open now through March 20, 2015.

Friday, March 27, 2015
5:30 pm at the C.A.R.D. Center, 545 Vallombrosa, Chico
Environmental Coalition Community Gathering

The newly renamed Environmental Coalition of Butte County invites all conference participants to a Community Gathering on Friday, March 27th following the last keynote presentation. This event brings together local environmental organizations and their supporters for a night of conversation and celebration. By gathering together we hope to strengthen relationships and improve communication between the organizations to develop more viable strategies and alliances for a safer, healthier and more vibrant community. There will be free appetizers and adult beverages for sale.
All from the local environmental community are encouraged to attend. The C.A.R.D. Center is located at 545 Vallombrosa Avenue, Chico. For more information about this event please contact Butte Environmental Council staff at (530) 891-6424 or visit the BEC website at



Sunday, April 12, 2015
4:00-8:00 pm
ARC Pavillion, 2040 Park Avenue in Chico
Tickets: $25.00 Per Person
BEC' 4th Annual Garden Party Fundraiser
The Butte Environmental Council is hosting our 4th  Annual Garden Party Fundraiser: A gathering in support of community gardens. 
The meal is a local gourmet Mexican meal prepared by Donna Garrison, who coincidentally has previously won the Humboldt Community Salsa Recipe Competition. There will also be a silent auction, musical performances, and tons of fun! 
Tickets are $25 each and you can reserve a space by calling the BEC Office at 891-6424. Please make checks to BEC. Our address is 116 W 2nd St Ste 3, Chico, CA 95928. The event is Arc Pavilion 2040 Park Ave Doors open at 4:00, dinner at 5:00. Come join the fiesta! 
Contact info:  Katie Asaro, Event Intern Coordinator
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