“Celebrating the Coast” with Coastside Land Trust

Join Coastside Land Trust for the “Celebrating the Coast” show opening and artists’ reception on Friday, September 23, from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.  Original artworks by 31 artists will be on display.clt-pelican-at-rest-9-21-16 (Photo Pelican at Rest,
Claire Straka-Ellis)

Coastside Land Trust
788 Main St.
Half Moon Bay
650 726-5056
http://www.coastsidelandtrust.org

Help Clean Our Beach with Coastside Land Trust

Help the Coastside Land Trust and the City of Half Moon Bay’s Recreation Committee clean Poplar Beach and the surrounding area.  clt-poplar-beach-cleanup-9-15-16

California Coastal Cleanup
September 17, 9am to noon
Meet end of Poplar Street in Half Moon Bay
Pick up free parking pass at sign in
Parking pass is in effect between 9am and noon only.

Purissima Old Town Site Tours with Coastside Land Trust

Join Coastside Land Trust at the Purissima Old Town Site for one of their small, docent-led tours to learn how one of the oldest Coastside towns disappeared.  Enjoy a chance to see lots of native flora and fauna and learn about the history of the people who used to live on this site, located on the corner of Highway 1 and Verde Road, on the way to Elkus Ranch.  There is uneven terrain and poison oak, so please wear sturdy shoes, long layers, sun protection and bring water.  Under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.  Tickets are $10 for General Admission, $5 for Senior (65+) and Youth (under 18).clt-vanished-town-of-purissima

Tour List:
Saturday, September 10, 2016.  Historical tours at 10am and 11am
Saturday, October 8, 2016.  Historical tours at 10am, 11am and noon.
Sunday, November 12, 2016.  Historical tours at 10am and noon.
Nature tour at 11am.

For tickets please visit our website at: http://www.coastsidelandtrust.org/events/2016/8/27purissima-old-town-site-tours

September Events at New Leaf Market Community Classroom

Every Friday
Coastside Creative Collective
All creatives are welcome to join in this self-directed group as we discuss art in all forms, grow, revive, inspire, and share art and artistic goals. 6:30pm–8pm, Free. New Leaf New Leaf new logoCommunity Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay.

Wednesday, September 7
Afternoon Tea for Seniors
Welcoming our senior guests to stop by the New Leaf Community Classroom and enjoy a relaxing cup of tea and treats from our Bakery. Meet with friends and make new ones. 3pm–4pm, Free. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay

Saturday, September 10
Using Essential Oils: Choose your Focus
Harness the power of essential oils to increase your focus at school or work, motivate you to exercise, or relax for meditation and sleep. Learn about different diffuser combos you can make to support your intentions. With Lorna Rodriguez-Wong. 2pm–3pm, $5. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at www.newleaf.com/events

Monday, September 12
Healthy Spine, Healthy Life
Join Barry Roland, DC with the Sun Center for Well Being and learn how a healthy spine contributes to overall health and wellbeing and what you can do to promote and maintain your own spinal health. 6:30pm–7:30pm, $5. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at www.newleaf.com/events

Wednesday, September 14
Kitchen Counter Chemistry for Young Kids
Drop by with your child 18 months to 5 years of age and cultivate his/her scientific curiosity! Visit several stations and discover cool phenomena using simple materials in your kitchen.  Instructions, materials and guiding questions will be provided. 10am–11:30pm, $5/child & adult or $8/2 children & adult. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at www.newleaf.com/events

Wednesday, September 14
Fermented Foods Series: Salsas and Sauces
Make healthy, fermented salsas and sauces bursting with flavor using tomatoes and peppers at their peak of freshness! Take home recipes and a jar of salsa you’ve created. 6:30pm–7:30pm, $10. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at www.newleaf.com/events

Monday, September 19
Using Essential Oils: Kitchen Clean-Up
Take charge of your family’s health and wellness in the home: learn to make your own vegetable and fruit soak, dish soap and all-purpose kitchen cleanser using essentials oils. With Lorna Rodriguez-Wong. 7pm–8pm, $5. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at www.newleaf.com/events

Wednesday, September 21
Hemp Derived CBD: 10 Things You Need to Know
Come learn about the newest botanical superstar hitting store shelves for its potential for human health, and CBD Oil by CV Sciences, a company that is setting the standard in plant-based extracts. With Naturopathic Doctor Aimée Gould Shunney. 6pm–7pm, Free. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at www.newleaf.com/events
Saturday, September 24 & Sunday, September 25
Tomato-Fest
Back by popular demand! Enjoy tomatoes and tomato-themed tastings around the store. Saturday’s feature is flavorful, dry-farmed tomatoes and Sunday you can taste beautiful and luscious, locally-grown heirloom varieties. 12pm–4pm, Free. New Leaf Community Market, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay.

Wednesday, September 28
Introduction to Conscious Uncoupling
Learn about a process to help those suffering from unresolved grief and pain from divorce, break up or loss to find relief. Includes short exercises followed by open discussion. With Certified Conscious Uncoupling Coach Dale Sparage.
6:30pm–7:30pm, $10. New Leaf Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at www.newleaf.com/events

 

Coastside Land Trust – Call for Artists

Since 1997, Coastside Land Trust has actively worked to preserve, protect and enhance the CLT California Poppy 8.4.16natural, scenic, recreational, cultural, historical, and agricultural resources of Half Moon Bay and the San Mateo County coast. Their gallery was launched in 2011 to convey the beauty of these resources through art
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For their upcoming show, “Celebrating the Coast,” they are looking for pieces that reveal the ordinary and astounding beauty of our coastal environment from the shoreline to the barnyard.  In keeping with their mission, they are particularly interested in works that focus on coastal land and/or those who inhabit its various environments. Artwork in all media will be considered.

They invite you and other artists you might know to submit. The submission period will be from August 15 to 22 and the show will run from September 23 to October 7, 2016. Please visit http://www.coastsidelandtrust.org/gallery to find the gallery page and http://static1.squarespace.com/static/52dfe27be4b065c6bc90b4b5/t/57990e8e03596e37a0424837/1469648528184/Celebrating+the+Coast+Fall+Art+Show+2016-7-25.pdf for the application and instructions. We look forward to seeing how you celebrate the coast.

August Events at New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom

 

 Every Friday

Coastside Creative Collective

All creatives are welcome to join in this self-directed group as we discuss art in all forms, New Leaf new logogrow, revive, inspire, and share art and artistic goals. 6:30pm–8pm, Free. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com.events

Wednesday, August 3

Library Series for Kids: Rainbow Chef and Storybook Cooks

New Leaf is hosting children’s programs while the library relocates. Rainbow Chefs will teach pre-k and k-aged kids about subjects including nutrition, cooking, fresh foods from diverse cultures, gardening and healthy life choices. 1pm–2pm, Free. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com.events 

Saturday, August 6

DIY: Using Essential Oils for Back to School

Learn how to make clean, healthful kids products at home for back to school: pest spray and aids to keep your kids healthy. With Lorna Rodriguez-Wong. 2pm–3pm, Free. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com.events

Wednesday, August 10

Stepping up Productivity

Learn some simple and fun skills and get inspired to increase your productivity and improve outcomes in your daily life at your work and home. With Barry Roland, DC, Sun Center for Well Being.  6:30pm–7:30pm, $5. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com.events

Friday, August 12

Nut Butter & Jam Off

Calling all parents and kids to the Community Classroom to create and take home delicious nut butter & jam concoctions—great for lunches and snacks. Enjoy samples of nut butters and jam treats. 3:30pm–4:30pm, $5 child/parents are free with paid child. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay.   Register at: www.newleaf.com.events

Wednesday, August 17

Eat Healthier, Shop Smarter: Navigating New Leaf

Attend this cooking demo and store tour and you will gain strategies to eliminate waste in your kitchen along with ideas and recipes to stretch your dollars6:30pm–8:30pm, Free.  . (Also offered on Monday, Aug. 22, 10am-12pm.) New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay.  Register at: www.newleaf.com.events

Tuesday, August 16

The Pelvic Floor: Pregnancy, Birth and Beyond

Learn how to use your pelvic floor and abdominals to avoid or rehabilitate conditions such as diastasis, recti, prolapse, pelvic floor dysfunction/pain, and other conditions. 6pm–7pm, $5. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com/events

Saturday, August 20

Ayurveda: Daily Life Practices and Healthy Digestion

Learn basic practices that create sustainable and balancing daily life rhythms and ways to stimulate your digestive fire through herbs, nutrition and yogic breathing. With Ayurvedic wellness practitioner Dayna Holli. 10am–12pm, $8. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com/events

Saturday, August 20

Master Gardeners Workshop: Veggies and Ornamentals

Join us for this UC Master Gardeners workshop that will cover soil preparation, plant selection and plant care for veggies and ornamentals that will flourish on the coast. 1pm–2:30pm, Free. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com/events

Monday, August 22

DIY: Using Essential Oils for Restful Night’s Sleep

A good night sleep is very important for health. Learn how to make clean, healthful sprays, rubs and diffusing combos at home. 7pm–8pm, Free. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com/events

Wednesday, August 24

Ciders and Apple Cider Vinegars Workshop

Learn the fine art of making hard apple cider and apple cider vinegar. Topics include apple selection, supplies and process.  Take home your own apple cider vinegar starter and the know-how to make delicious ciders. 6:30pm–8pm, $10. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com/events

Saturday, August 27

Yoga and Self-Healing with Wah!

Join Wah! in this 2-hour yoga class and practice breathing exercises, postures, and self-healing techniques. All levels welcome. 10am–12pm, Free. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com/events

Wednesday, August 31

Homeopathic Remedies for Post-Surgery and Post-Injury

Learn safe ways to stimulate your body’s own healing response and speed up recovery using time-honored natural medicines. With Certified Classical Homeopath Cynthia Kingsbury. 6pm–7pm, $5. New Leaf Community Market Community Classroom, 150 San Mateo Rd, Half Moon Bay. Register at: www.newleaf.com/events

 

Songbird and Seabird Workshop and Walk with Coastside Land Trust

Join Coastside Land Trust on Saturday, June 4 for the Songbird and Seabird Workshop and CLT Song Bird 6.1Walk.

Workshop 1:00 – 2:30pm with world renowned birder Alvaro Jaramillo.  Alvaro will be available to sign his new book California Birds starting at noon.  Learn about behavior, field marks, ecology and migratory patterns of local birds.

Walk 3:00 – 5:00pm with bird experts from the Sequoia Audubon Society, meet at Smith Field at the west end of Wavecrest Road in Half Moon Bay.

Tickets on sale now  through our website, http://www.coastsidelandtrust.org