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The 17th Annual Brower Youth Awards


Earth Island Institute's Brower Youth Awards is the most prestigious award in North America for emerging environmental leaders. Join us in honoring this year's six BYA winners as we celebrate their passion, leadership, and commitment to improving our shared environment. Our 17th Annual Brower Youth Awards returns to the newly restored Herbst Theatre in San Francisco on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Save the Date!

When: Tuesday October 18, 2016

Where: at the Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94102

For more information, follow this link to the BYA website.

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A Walk in the Park with David Vassar


Take A Walk in the Park with David Vassar, an intimate film journey with Academy Award®-nominated and Emmy®-winning Filmmaker David Vassar through America’s National Parks on Thursday, August 25th 2016; the Centennial Anniversary of the National Park Service at the David Brower Center. Get more details here and tickets here.

(See Earth Island Journal’s special issue commemorating the US National Park Service centennial here.) 

A Walk in the Park with David Vassar – One Show Only!

Tickets: $15 Students and Teachers with ID
$20 General Public Screening Only
$50 Students and Teachers Screening and Reception with ID
$55 General Public Screening and Reception

Order tickets through (service charge applies) here.

It is recommended to order tickets online in advance, as this event is sure to sell out.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Doors: 6 p.m. Screening: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. VIP Meet-and-Greet Reception: 8:15 p.m. – 10:30 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres and wine.

When: Thursday August 25, 2016 – 6:00 pm

Where: At the David Brower Center, 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, California 94704. Telephone: 510.809.0900. Directions: Google Maps

Talons: a Festival Celebrating Birds of Prey


The Hungry Owl Project is proud to present this unique and exciting festival. It will be a fun and educational outdoor event for adults and all the family in the beautiful grounds of the Marin Art & Garden Center. See several different species of Owls and Hawks, have a glass of wine or beer, see local wildlife artists, hear inspiring presentations from guest speakers and meet wildlife organizations. Great local food, wine & beer will be available (not included with ticket price).

Talons is presented by the Hungry Owl Project in collaboration with the Marin Art & Garden Center.

Adults: $35
Children: $10

When: Sunday October 2, 2016 – 12:00 pm

Where: at the Marin Art and Garden Center, 30 Sir Francis Drake Blvd., Ross, California

For tickets and more information, visit the Hungry Owl Project website.