Photos from the FREE Aquaponics Gardening Class April 8

Thank you to everyone who participated in this weekend’s Aquaponics workshop. Always a great time learning from local experts and getting to see the amazing projects going on in our community! For more FREE gardening classes visit



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Visit Ventura Water’s Booth at the 2017 Wild & Scenic Film Festival March 3 & 4


On Friday and Saturday, March 3 and 4, 2017, the Ventura Hillsides Conservancy presents the popular Wild & Scenic Film Festival at the Poinsettia Pavilion, 3451 Foothill Road in Ventura. Come visit Ventura Water’s booth in the reception area!

The festival presents the opportunity to view award-winning short films that celebrate the beauty of our natural world. Always a sold out annual event, the Ventura festival is part of the larger Wild & Scenic family, which showcases environmental films around the globe.

The evening’s event begins at 6:00 p.m. for a reception where attendees enjoy live music, food, drink, and an extensive raffle. The screenings commence at 7:00 p.m.

Cost for admission is $20.00. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit:


5th Annual Water: Take 1 Online Short Film Contest Awards on World Water Day, March 22, 2017, 6-8 p.m.

The 5th Annual Water: Take 1 Online Short Film Festival Awards Ceremony is March 22, 2017, World Water Day,  6-8 pm at the Channel Islands National Park Visitor Center located at 1901 Spinnaker Drive in Ventura Harbor. Find out more and RSVP here. SPACE IS LIMITED, CLICK HERE FOR EVENTBRITE.

FREE Water Wise Gardening Class, Sat. June 4 “Designing and Maintaining Your Water Wise Garden”

Water Wise Class

Are you overwhelmed with the idea of designing a water wise garden? Learn how to incorporate principles of design, such as unity, line, form, texture, color, scale and balance. We will have local landscape designers on hand and we suggest your bring pictures and sketches of your yard.

DATE:  Saturday, June 4, 2016

TIME: 10:00-11:30 a.m.

LOCATION: City of Ventura Sanjon Maintenance Yard, 336 Sanjon Road, Ventura, CA 93001


Earth Day Eco Fest 2016


On Saturday, April 23, 2016, from 10:00am to 5:00 pm,  hundreds of visitors attended the award-winning Ventura Earth Day Eco Fest in Promenade Park!  The day’s FUN activities offer something for everyone with over 100 exhibits, music and entertainment, food vendors, Green Auto Expo, Eco Arts & Crafts and more!

Visitors to the Environmental Sustainability and Ventura Water booths got  to talk with staffers, play eco-friendly games and pick up cool green and blue swag!