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City of Palo Alto Events & Workshops

City of Palo Alto Events & Workshops

The City of Palo Alto offers a variety of events and workshops focused on resource sustainability, emergency preparedness, community resilience, and more. Learn how to reduce waste, conserve water, save energy, and prevent pollution.

Check back here regularly since this page is updated with new workshops throughout the year.

View presentations from previous workshops. 

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Is an Electric Vehicle Right for You?

Come hear from a panel of local, long-time EV drivers and experts on their experiences.  Get your questions answered on the difference between all-electric and plug in hybrid EVs, EV charging, range anxiety, buying versus leasing, and more.

Tuesday, May 28

5:30pm -7:30pm

Mitchell Park Library

Register here

Maintaining Native Gardens and Leak Detection

Saturday, June 1, 9am-noon

Palo Alto Art Center Auditorium, 1313 Newell Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94303

Learn how to create a beautiful, low water use and low maintenance landscape with native plants.  You will learn design concepts, best practices, and how to set goals and a budget in this informative lecture class.

Instructor: Sherri Osaka

Register here.

Save the Date - City Open House

Friday, July 5, 9am-2pm

City of Palo Alto Municipal Services Center, 3201 East Bayshore Rd, Palo Alto 94303

Join the City of Palo Alto at our municipal services yard for a behind the scenes look at how a City operates. Food, entertainment, hands-on activities, demonstrations and games that are sure to please people of all ages!

Register here.

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Other Local Events & Workshops:
Regional Workshops
Lucie Stern Demonstration Garden
Palo Alto City Hall Demonstration Garden
UCCE Master Gardener's Demonstration Garden
Transition Palo Alto Share Faire
Document Shredding Events
Repair Café Palo Alto
Citywide Yard Sale

Last Updated: April 14, 2019