Source Guide Spring 2016

Arts, Education, & Entertainment

CALIFORNIA’S ARTISAN CHEESE FESTIVAL  Friday–Sunday March 18–20 in Petaluma.

EAST BAY REGIONAL PARK DISTRICT  Parklands and trails ideal for healthful recreation and environmental education.

EAST BAY WALDORF SCHOOL  Where Children Thrive. Located 20 minutes from Berkeley at 3800 Clark Rd, El Sobrante.

HELEN KRAYENHOFF SHOP  Food-themed notecards. Find them on

HIVE-MIND  Gabrielle Myers’s riveting memoir about life on a Northern California farm told in poetry and prose. Available on

INSTITUTE OF URBAN HOMESTEADING  Offering the best in Bay Area sustainability education since 2008.

LAUREL BOOK STORE   Downtown Oakland indie bookseller. 1423 Broadway. 510.452.9232.

THE LOCAL FOODS WHEEL   Learn more about your foodshed.


MRS DALLOWAY’S  Full-service, indie neighborhood bookstore. Wide variety of garden books, cookbooks, and author events. 2904 College Ave, Berkeley. 510.704.8222.

MYRTLE’S LODGE   Gifts for the ice cream enthusiast, retro toys, Fentons logo apparel, and handcrafted toppings and candies. 4211 Piedmont Ave, Oakland. 510.655.2600.

Farmers’ Markets

CALIFORNIA FARMERS’ MARKETS ASSOCIATION   Year-round markets in Walnut Creek, San Leandro, and Moraga. 800.806.FARM.

CONTRA COSTA CERTIFIED FARMERS’ MARKETS   Supporting small family farms and serving Contra Costa communities since 1982. 925.431.8361.

ECOLOGY CENTER   Building a sustainable, healthy, and just future through farmers’ markets, education, curbside recycling, and advocacy. 2530 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.2220.

JACK LONDON SQUARE FARMERS’ MARKET    Seasonal produce, fresh eggs, local honey, organic options, and more. Sundays year-round, 9am–2pm.,

KENSINGTON FARMERS’ MARKET   A 100% community-supported nonprofit market.

PACIFIC COAST FARMERS’ MARKET ASSOCIATION   Creating economic opportunities for California farmers. Serving Bay Area communities since 1988. 800.949.FARM.

URBAN VILLAGE FARMERS’ MARKET ASSOCIATION   Four local year-round markets.

Food, Beverage, & Flower Producers

BLUE CIRCLE    Responsible Seafood. Available through fine food retailers and distributors. 202.232.5282.

CLOVER STORNETTA FARMS   Healthy family, healthy cows! Milk, cream, yogurt, eggs, cheese, and ice cream.

DASHE CELLARS    Tasting room near Jack London Square, 55 Fourth St, Oakland.

DONKEY & GOAT    Natural winemaking at 1340 5th Street in Berkeley. Tasting room open F–Su 2–6pm.

FARM FRESH TO YOU   Home delivery of guaranteed organically grown fruits and vegetables.

FREY VINEYARDS    Tasting room at Solar Living Center/Real Goods, Hopland.

FULL BELLY FARM   Certified organic fruits and vegetables since 1985.

HUMBOLDT CREAMERY    Certified organic products. More than 85 years of sustainable farming practices.

INZANA RANCH AND PRODUCE    Famously fresh fruit, decidedly delicious nuts, and extra-virgin olive oil. Call 209.883.2935 or order online at

MOONSHADOW GROVE    Extra-virgin olive oils from an organic old-growth estate.

MORRIS GRASSFED    100% locally raised and grassfed beef. Order online or at 831.623.2933.

PASSIONE PIZZA    Dough and crust from master pizzaiolo Fabrizio Cercatore to help you bake great pizza at home. Catering and food truck service available.

REAL GOOD FISH    The highest-quality local seafood delivered to your neighborhood.

RETZLAFF WINERY   Fine wines made from estate-grown certified-organic grapes. 1356 S Livermore Ave, Livermore. 925.447.8941.

RUBY’S ROAST  Rich, smooth coffee made in a women-owned artisan roastery.

STEVEN KENT WINERY  Tasting room open daily noon–4:30pm at 5443 Tesla Rd, Livermore. 925.243.6442.

STONEHOUSE CALIFORNIA OLIVE OIL   Award-winning extra-virgin olive oils.  One Ferry Building, San Francisco. 415.765.0405.

YOGI TEA   Intriguing blends of herbs and botanicals to support energy, stamina, focus, and overall well-being.

Grocers & Specialty Markets

ALAMEDA MARKETPLACE   Ten locally owned businesses under one roof at 1650 Park St, Alameda.

THE LOCAL BUTCHER SHOP   High-quality, sustainable meat and poultry. Whole animals sourced directly from local farmers and ranchers within 150 miles of the shop. 1600 Shattuck Ave, Ste 120, Berkeley. 510.845.6328.

MONTEREY MARKET    Delicious seasonal produce and other quality products. 1550 Hopkins St, Berkeley. 510.526.6042.

NORTHBRAE BOTTLE SHOP    Wine, craft beer, and spirits. 1590 Hopkins St, Berkeley. 510.525.5323.

OAKTOWN SPICE SHOP    Spice up your dinner routine with the freshest spices, hand-mixed blends, and spice know-how. 546 Grand Ave, Oakland. 510.201.5400.

PIEDMONT GROCERY     Since 1902, a full-service neighborhood grocery store at 4038 Piedmont Ave, Oakland. 510.653.8181.

ROCKRIDGE MARKET HALL   Gourmet foods, wine, coffee, flowers, and much more. Find your copy of Edible East Bay at the Paul Marcus Wines checkout. 5655 College Ave, Oakland. 510.250.6000,

THE SPANISH TABLE   Bringing the best of Spain and Portugal to your table. 1814 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley. 510.548.1383.,

STAR GROCERY & STAR MEATS   Quality service since 1922. Lots of local farm products. 3068 Claremont Ave, Berkeley. 510.652.2490.,

THREE STONE HEARTH   A community-supported kitchen offering nourishing foods and traditional wisdom. Online ordering, pickup, and delivery available. 1581 University Ave, 510.981.1334,

WE OLIVE WALNUT CREEK   California-grown and certified artisan olive oils. Tasting room at 1364 N Main St, Walnut Creek. 925.280.4574.