Attend our Sustainability Dialogs to learn about relevant, local and global sustainability issues. Check out our calendar for scheduled dates.

Location
Hahn 101, Pomona College
420 N Harvard Ave, Claremont, CA

2020 Presentations

Jan 6, 2020 – Parking, American Style (Video)

Archives

  • Nov 5, 2018 – Safe & Sustainable Rainwater Harvesting (Video)
  • Sept 21, 2018 – Claremont City Council Candidates Forum (Video)
  • July 23, 2018 – The Latest on Claremont’s Village South Specific Plan (Video)
  • June 4 2018 – Greywater 101 (See Greywater Action’s similar presentation Greywater 101, as well as Greywater & Fruit Trees for Southern California)
  • May 7, 2018 – Measure SC (Video)
  • April 16, 2018 – Managing Claremont’s Urban Forest
  • April 2, 2018 – Are You Ready to Drive Electric? (Video)
  • Jan 8, 2018 – Tips on Proper Pruning of Shrubs and Trees (Video)
  • Feb 5, 2018 – Tips on Proper Pruning of Fruit Trees (Video)
  • Jan 23, 2017 – Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer and its Effect on Claremont Trees (Video)
  • Feb 6, 2017 – City Council Candidate Forum: Claremont’s Heritage and Sustainability (Video)
  • Mar 20, 2017 – News Growing on Trees (Video)
  • Apr 17, 2017 – Education Rooted in the Environment (Video)
  • June 5, 2017 – Toward Ecological Civilization: Where’s it all heading?
  • July 17, 2017 – Tree Speak: Interpretations of the rustlings
  • July 17, 2017 – Alternate Energy for All? (Video)
  • Sept 19, 2017 – Foothill Gold Line Update with the Construction Authority
  • Nov 8, 2017 – Claremont’s Energy Choice: A Special Sustainability Dialog Before the City Council Decides (Video – Part 1Part 2)
  • Feb 15, 2016 – Gold Line to Claremont!?
  • Mar 21, 2016 – Climate Action in Claremont
  • Mar 25, 2016 – Community Action to Protect the World’s Oceans
  • May 2, 2016 – Claremont Hills Wilderness Park Master Plan
  • May 16, 2016 – Claremont Schools Potential Facilities Bond
  • Jun 6, 2016 – South Claremont Goes Net Zero
  • Aug 1, 2016 – Community Composting at Urban Farms
  • Aug 29, 2016 – Claremont’s Urban Forest, a Community Treasure
  • Nov 7, 2016 – Intertwined Visions
  • Dec 5, 2016 – A Carbon Fee and Dividend Program (Videos: highlightsfull talkQ&A)
    • Jan 5, 2015 – Claremont’s Urban Forest: What’s Next?
    • Feb 2, 2015 – Claremont City Priorities: Sustainability
    • Mar 2, 2015 – Food Security in Claremont
    • Apr 6, 2015 – The Claremont Sustainability Project
    • May 4, 2015 – The Next Big Thing in Solar Power – a lead role for Claremont
    • Jun 1, 2015 – Poisonous Herbicides
    • Jul 6, 2015 – Carbon Pricing to Stave Off Climate Disruption
    • Aug 3, 2015 – Backyard Orchard Culture – Drought Emergency Management
    • Sep 8, 2015 – Greening Claremont Schools: a San Francisco Case Study
    • Nov 2, 2015 – Healing Gardens – How Your Yard Can Save the World
    • Dec 7, 2015 – Claremont’s Energy – Join in the Fun and Help Us Win!
  • Jan 6, 2014 – Apple’s iPad: How it Can Benefit the Planet. A dialogue with Michael Rosenthal
  • Feb 3, 2014 – Our Sustainable Home. A dialogue with Michael Shea
  • Mar 17, 2014 – OVERHEATED: The Human Cost of Climate Change. A discussion with author Andrew Guzman
  • Apr 7, 2014 – Create a Drought Proof Landscape with Greywater. A dialogue with Leigh Jerrard
  • Apr 19, 2014 – Hands-on Greywater Workshop
  • May 12, 2014 – Climate Change and Air Quality in Southern California
  • Jun 2, 2014 – Why the EPA is Failing to Protect the Public
  • Jul 14, 2014 – ClaremontFLOW (Claremont Friends of Locally-Owned Water)
  • Sep 8, 2014 – DRIP: Beautiful, Water-wise Landscapes for our Claremont Homes
  • Nov 10, 2014 – Claremont Energy Challenge
  • Dec 15, 2014 – Drought-Tolerant Landscaping: A story of one Claremont home
  • Mar 4, 2013 – Sustainability: Changing the Operating System
  • Apr 8, 2013 – OVERSHOOT! The Fierce Urgency of NOW. A dialogue with Marilyn Hempel
  • Apr 9, 2013 – Perspectives on a Sustainable Future: Economic, Social, Environmental
  • May 6, 2013 – Food Waste: Unlocking its Full Potential. A dialogue with Andrew Jolin
  • Jun 3, 2013 – The Hillcrest Sustainability Plan. A dialogue with Michael Wolfsen
  • Sep 9, 2013 – New Sustainable City Plan. What’s New. What’s in our future
  • Nov 4, 2013 – Workshop on Transportation and bicycle Priorities
  • Feb 6, 2012 – Keystone XL “Pipe Dreams” Screening
  • Mar 5, 2012 – Product Stewardship
  • Apr 2, 2012 – Don’t Keep Food Down on the Farm: Making the Case for Urban Agriculture
  • May 7, 2012 – Toward Freedom from imported Water. Reclaimed Water for Landscape Irrigation
  • Jun 4, 2012 – Sustainability at the Claremont Colleges
  • Jul 21, 2012 – Claremont’s Sustainable Future
  • Aug 25, 2012 – Your Energy Efficient Home
  • Oct 15, 2012 – Water System Ownership and Governance Structures. Speaker: Brian Thomas
  • Nov 7, 2012 – Film: American Meat. Our meat is changing – for good
  • Dec 3, 2012 – New Sustainable Architecture by the Claremont Environmental Design Group
  • Feb 7, 2011 – Environmental Justice
  • Mar 7, 2011 – Toward Zero Waste
  • Apr 4, 2011 – Cultivating Youth Earth Connections; Edible School Gardens
  • May 2, 2011 – Green China?
  • Jun 6, 2011 – Desert Defenders!
  • Jul 18, 2011 – John Muir in the New World
  • Aug 22, 2011 – Solar Now
  • Sep 12, 2011 – Your Food: Benefits of Local Food-Reliance
  • Nov 7, 2011 – The power of Energy Efficiency. A Claremont Celebration
  • Dec 5, 2011 – Farmscape Home Gardens
  • Feb 1, 2010 – Claremont Energy Retrofit project: Home Energy Efficiency(Title used by the Colleges: Addressing Climate Change Here and Now)
  • Feb 24, 2010 – Workshop: Home Energy Retrofit Project
  • Mar 1, 2010 – After Copenhagen: What Next?
  • Apr 5, 2010 – “Building a Green Claremont”
  • Apr 12, 2010 – What’s Behind the Fence? The Bernard Field Station
  • May 3, 2010 – Home and Community Farming
  • Jun 7, 2010 – Bicycling in Claremont
  • Aug 2, 2010 – Water-Wise Irrigation
  • Sep 11, 2010 – Workshop: Landscaping with Beautiful Native Pants and Efficient Irrigation Systems
  • Sep 13, 2010 – Project Green Haiti
  • Oct 4, 2010 – Perspectives on Sustainability: A Conversation with Mary Nichols
  • Oct 23, 2010 – Proposition 23. Stop the Dirty Energy Proposition
  • Mar 15, 2009 – Transition Towns. Toward Sustainability
  • Nov 2, 2009 – Local California Native Plants for Sustainable Gardens
  • Dec 7, 2009 – Claremont’s Water Future: A Three Valleys MWD perspective
  • Nov 13, 2019 – A Sustainable Future for South Village (Video)
  • Nov 4, 2019 – The Green New Deal (Video)
  • Sept 16, 2019 – How to Deal with Plastics (Video)
  • Aug 5, 2019 – Home Ground: The San Gabriels in the Anthropocene (Video)
  • July 15, 2019 – Can Claremont’s Village South development achieve net-zero-energy? (Video)
  • July 1, 2019 – Update on the Clean Power Alliance (Video)
  • June 3, 2019 – Gerrymandering and Voter Suppression (Video)
  • May 20, 2019 – Action Through Effective Climate Communication (Video)
  • Mar 4, 2019 – Claremont’s Choices for Clean Energy – Clarified! (Video)