12.30.2011 Zero Waste Pasadena

The city of Pasadena is hosting a zero waste community meeting.

Pasadena wants to hear feedback from you on the plan to become a zero waste city by 2040. This means that waste output shall be reduced by 90 percent and affects all aspects of life in Pasadena.

We can not stress enough how important this meeting is to all of us. Please come to voice your comments and concerns.

This is a zero waste event, bring your own beverage container!

When: Thursday, February 2, 2012
Where: Pasadena Central Library
285 E. Walnut
Time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm

For more information call 626 744-4721

Zero Waste Pasadena
Courtesy Pasadena Public Works

12.29.2011 Tim Martinez Arroyo Verde Award

Tim Martinez, an active PCC Seeds of Change member received the Arroyo Verde Award for his work in organizing arroyo events and volunteering.

12.20.2011 2011 Arroyo Verde Awards

We are honored to accept this year’s Arroyo Verde Award for Greening the Arroyo - Organization. Congratulation to all the recipients of this year’s award.

  • Advocacy
    • Laura Garrett of Pasadena Audubon
  • Greening the Arroyo - Agency
    • US Army Corps of Engineers for the Arroyo Seco Ecosystem Study
  • Greening the Arroyo - Organization
    • Pasadena City College Seeds of Change Club
  • Greening the Arroyo - Business
    • KCET Departures
  • Volunteer
    • Tim Martinez
  • Citizen Activist
    • Mary Barrie
  • Special Award
    • Denis Callet

Read more at http://www.arroyoseco.org/avawards2011.htm

Arroyo Verde Awards


Tim Brick

Tim Martinez

Arroyo Verde Award to Seeds
Courtesy Jason Carman

12.18.2011 Human Rights Day Videos

Here are the videos from the International Human Rights Day Celebration at Pasadena City College and feature:

  • Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogard
  • Chris Paine
    • filmmaker and environmentalist
    • Who Killed the Electric Car? and Revenge of the Electric Car
  • Musical Performance
    • Marshall Fundamental School Chamber Choir
    • Directed by David Pitts
  • Video Tribute
    • A Choral Quilt of Hope
    • The United Nations Declaration of Human Rights, Preamble
  • Chris Fennessy, ASPCC Vice President for Academic Affairs

12.11.2011 Human Rights Day Recap

A big thanks to Chris Fennessy (ASPCC Vice President for Academic Affairs) for organize the International Human Rights Day Celebration at Pasadena City College. Check out the photos:

UNA Pasadena

PCC Seeds

Pasadena Mayor

Bike Booth

Cool Foldable Bike

Chris Fennessy ASPCCPasadena Solar Project

Pasadena Water and Power

Courtesy Jason Carman

12.10.2011 Garden Fridays 12/13/2011

This week’s meeting and Garden Fridays are cancelled. Good Luck on everyone’s finals and have a wonderful winter break.