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  • Art From Scrap Crafternoons
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    Art From Scrap Crafternoons

    Join us for our next Crafternoon this Thursday at Art From Scrap.

    Get inspired by all of the reuse materials in our workshop and see where your imagination takes you. We can’t wait to create with you!

    Cost: $8.00 per person.

    Please note that our workshop is upstairs and we will be utilizing hot glue guns. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

    See you on Thursday! Sign Up: https://exploreecology.org/event/crafternoons-2/2022-11-10/

  • Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup
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    Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup

    Show the beach some love! Join us for a cleanup on the 2nd Sunday of every month at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at beautiful Arroyo Burro Beach. Meet in front of the Watershed Resource Center (blue building) to sign in.

    You are welcome to bring your own clean up supplies or use ours. We’ll have buckets, plastic bags, and reusable or disposable gloves. Cleanups will be self-guided and can include the beach, the parking lot, or the open spaces surrounding Arroyo Burro.

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    Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup

    Show the beach some love! Join us for a cleanup on the 2nd Sunday of every month at 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at beautiful Arroyo Burro Beach. Meet in front of the Watershed Resource Center (blue building) to sign in.

    You are welcome to bring your own clean up supplies or use ours. We’ll have buckets, plastic bags, and reusable or disposable gloves. Cleanups will be self-guided and can include the beach, the parking lot, or the open spaces surrounding Arroyo Burro.

    Participants will receive a coupon for a free cup of chowder from the Santa Barbara Shellfish Co.

  • Holiday Cards, Gift Tags, & Postcards Workshop
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    Holiday Cards, Gift Tags, & Postcards Workshop

    Just in time for the holidays! Create handmade cards, gift tags, and postcards in this fun Art From Scrap workshop for adults with Simon Keifer and Rebecca Zendejas.

    Learn how to collage found materials to make original designs. Then type your holiday greetings on vintage typewriters to add personal messages to your creations. Your ticket includes all materials for the workshops and two hours of instruction.

  • Block Printing Workshop
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    Block Printing Workshop

    Learn the basics of block printing in this hands on workshop for adults at Art From Scrap. Carve original designs on rubber blocks to create single color prints. We’ll focus on single color relief prints using rubber blocks. You’ll be given all the materials you need to carve, proof, and print your designs.

  • Community Dye Bath
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    Community Dye Bath

    Are you ready to add some color to your life? Join Art From Scrap for a Community Dye Bath on October 29th, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm outside in the Art From Scrap parking lot.

    Do you have a white shirt that needs some color? A t-shirt with some stains? Want to bring new life to an old tea towel? These items and more are welcome.
    https://exploreecology.org/event/community-dye-vat-add-some-color-to-your-life/

  • Art From Scrap Crafternoons
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    Art From Scrap Crafternoons

    Join us for an all ages open workshop sure to inspire your creativity. The project this week is Halloween Decor: Cans and Lanterns. You can bring your own project to work on, get help from our staff, and use our workshop materials.

    Get inspired by all the reuse materials in our workshop and see where your imagination takes you. We can’t wait to create with you!

    Cost: $8.00 per person.

    Please note that our workshop is upstairs and will be utilizing hot glue guns- children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Art From Scrap Crafternoons
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    Art From Scrap Crafternoons

    Join us for an all ages open workshop sure to inspire your creativity. The project this week is Spooky Hats & Crowns. You can bring your own project to work on, get help from our staff, and use our workshop materials.

    Get inspired by all the reuse materials in our workshop and see where your imagination takes you. We can’t wait to create with you!

    Cost: $8.00 per person.

    Please note that our workshop is upstairs and will be utilizing hot glue guns- children must be accompanied by an adult.

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    Art From Scrap Crafternoons

    Join us for an all ages open workshop sure to inspire your creativity. The project this week is Recycled Robots and Monsters. You can bring your own project to work on, get help from our staff, and use our workshop materials.

    Get inspired by all the reuse materials in our workshop and see where your imagination takes you. We can’t wait to create with you!

    Cost: $8.00 per person.

    Please note that our workshop is upstairs and will be utilizing hot glue guns- children must be accompanied by an adult.

  • Over 3 Tons of Waste Picked Up on Coastal Cleanup Day

    Explore Ecology reports over 3 tons of waste was removed throughout Santa Barbara County on Coastal Cleanup Day.

  • The Beach Needs You on September 17th

    Explore Ecology is urging residents to sign up for the annual Coasta Cleanup Day scheduled for September 17th.

  • School Gardens Program Receives $10,000 Grant

    From Moms Demand Action to Benefit La Honda Garden

  • Coastal Cleanup Day
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    Coastal Cleanup Day

    Join us for Coastal Cleanup Day on Saturday, September 17th. The largest volunteer effort in California, Coastal Cleanup Day is our day to give back to the ocean, beaches, and creeks that make Santa Barbara County such a wonderful place to live. Get outside, enjoy nature, and be part of the solution to ocean pollution!

    Volunteers of all ages can participate at any of the 2022 cleanup sites. Pre-registration is not required, but is encouraged. Visit our website to register: https://exploreecology.org/coastal-cleanup-day/

  • Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup
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    Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology at Arroyo Burro Beach on the 2nd Sunday of every month for a cleanup from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Stop by the table in front of the Watershed Resource Center to sign in and pick up supplies. You can bring your own cleanup materials if you like.

    Be sure to visit the Watershed Resource Center after the cleanup to see interactive displays about local watersheds from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

    Community service volunteer hours are available for this fun outdoor volunteer opportunity!

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    Explore Ecology Beach Cleanup

    Join Explore Ecology at Arroyo Burro Beach on the 2nd Sunday of every month for a cleanup from this 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. Stop by the table in front of the Watershed Resource Center to sign in and pick up supplies. You can bring your own cleanup materials if you like. We suggest a reusable bucket or bag and a glove.

    Be sure to visit the Watershed Resource Center after the cleanup to see interactive displays about local watersheds from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm.

    Community service volunteer hours are available for this fun outdoor volunteer opportunity!

  • Crafternoons at Art From Scrap
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    Crafternoons at Art From Scrap

    Join us for Crafternoons at Art From Scrap on Wednesdays through August 10th, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. Crafternoons are an all ages open workshop sure to inspire your creativity:
    Bring your own project to work on. Use materials from our workshop. Participate in an art station with a project for kids.

    See where your imagination takes you when you get inspired by the reuse materials in our workshop.

    Not feeling creative? Our Art Coordinator will be on hand with lots of artistic energy to help support your ideas.

    Cost: $8.00 per person.

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    Crafternoons at Art From Scrap

    Join us for Crafternoons at Art From Scrap on Wednesdays through August 10th, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

    Crafternoons are an all ages open workshop sure to inspire your creativity:

    Bring your own project to work on
    Use materials from our workshop
    Participate in an art station with a project for kids

    See where your imagination takes you when you get inspired by the reuse materials in our workshop. Not feeling creative? Our Art Coordinator will be on hand with lots of artistic energy to help support your ideas.
    Cost: $8.00 per person.

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    Crafternoons at Art From Scrap

    Join us for Crafternoons at Art From Scrap on Wednesdays through August 10th, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

    Crafternoons are an all ages open workshop sure to inspire your creativity:

    Bring your own project to work on
    Use materials from our workshop
    Participate in an art station with a project for kids

    See where your imagination takes you when you get inspired by the reuse materials in our workshop. Not feeling creative? Our Art Coordinator will be on hand with lots of artistic energy to help support your ideas.

    Cost: $8.00 per person.

  • Crafternoons at Art From Scrap
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    Crafternoons at Art From Scrap

    Join us for Crafternoons at Art From Scrap on Wednesdays through August 10th, 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm.

    Crafternoons are an all ages open workshop sure to inspire your creativity:

    Bring your own project to work on
    Use materials from our workshop
    Participate in an art station with a project for kids

    See where your imagination takes you when you get inspired by the reuse materials in our workshop. Not feeling creative? Our Art Coordinator will be on hand with lots of artistic energy to help support your ideas.
    Cost: $8.00 per person.

  • Mother's Day Beach Cleanup on Sunday

    Explore Ecology is hosting a Mother's Day Beach Cleanup this Sunday, May 8th at Hendry's Beach.

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