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    Photos from Saturday’s equinox brunch
    The weather was perfect as we celebrated the first day of Spring in our garden with our community.  The gates opened at 10AM with two full farm stand tables including backyard honey and eggs plus some Epic coffee that was freshly roasted by our next door neighbor, Dave.  Kid’s activity leader, Ferrin Reidinger and Jr. […]
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    Fun garden activities this Saturday- bring your kids!
    Exciting announcement! We have a new activities director, Ferrin Reidinger, who will be at Middlebrook Center, 76 Race Street, San Jose on Saturdays to meet your kids. Ferrin, will lead free children’s activities every Saturday starting at 11 a.m. (Come for brunch at 10:30, if you like!) She will welcome back “old” campers, our new sign-ups […]
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    St. Patrick’s Sustainable Saturday Photos
    It was a splendid warm sunny afternoon in urban downtown San Jose at the Middlebrook Center with an early celebration of St Patricks day.  The farm stand opened with some new additions including raw honey from back yard bees, eggs from back yard chickens and more.   Chef Joni Sare served a most delicious brunch and […]
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    Middlebrook Summer Camp Registration for 2015
    Middlebrook Summer: “a camp for young earthlings” 20% discount on early registration is in effect for all who register before March 31 Camp Dates:  June 8 through August 7, 2015 Class Times: mornings 9:00am to 12:30 (lunch included) / afternoons 12:30 to 3:30pm (extended care until 5:00pm) | Place: The Middlebrook Center, 76 Race Street San Jose, […]
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    Celebrate St Patrick’s day early in our garden
    This Saturday Chef Joni Sare will be serving up some delicious greens from our garden for brunch. In the afternoon the oven build team will roll up their sleeves and get to work for week two as we complete the oven that will be the centerpiece for our new outdoor kitchen. Come for brunch, come […]
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    Oven Build Day Photos and a big thanks to all!
    We had a fantastic first day for our oven build on Saturday at the Middlebrook Center.  We opened our farm stand with some new things including freshly laid eggs, honey collected from bees in our own neighborhood and passion fruit grown in a neighborhood back yard.  Chef Joni made a most excellent brunch with foraged […]
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    Our Oven Build Starts this Saturday!
    Come participate and watch this space get transformed in the next month.  This Saturday at 10AM we are kicking off improvements with the start of our outdoor oven that will be a centerpiece for our new kitchen.  Chef Joni Sare will once again be creating a most delicious brunch featuring our CA native edible plants. […]
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    Photos from Sustainable Sat Feb 21
    It was warm sunny Saturday with delicious food and a very informative discussion.    Chefs Chris Stanton and Joni Sare prepared a most excellent meal, Mika gave a garden talk on the featured natives edible plants and Alan Hackler discussed rainwater and greywater systems that can help sustain us through our drought. Check out the […]
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    Sustainable Saturdays | Rainwater, Greywater
    Join us this week for a discussion with Alan Hackler of Bay Maples about low-tech residential greywater systems. Learn how you can reuse wastewater from your washing machine, sinks and baths, by redirecting the water into your garden.We will also serve a delicious brunch featuring 3 different native edible, superfood and habitat plants prepared by […]
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    Sustainable Saturday Valentine’s Day Brunch
       Thank you for everyone who came out to our Valentine’s Day brunch! It was spectacular and we enjoyed seeing so many beautiful faces!
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Upcoming Events

Sat 28

Sustainable Saturday | Renewable Energy

Sat, Mar 28 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
76 Race Street San Jose
Sat 04

Sustainable Saturday | OVEN PARTY!

Sat, Apr 4 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
76 Race Street San Jose
Sat 11

Sutainable Saturday | “Growing Cities” film showing

Sat, Apr 11 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
76 Race Street San Jose

Summer Camp Early Signup

Summer Camp

Mon 08

01 Planet Week mornings

Mon, Jun 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until June 12, 2015
Mon 08

01 Planet Week afternoons

Mon, Jun 8 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
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Every day until June 12, 2015