Ongoing Edible Events

Day and time by arrangement
Knife Skills Classes at Bernal Cutlery
3505 17th St, San Francisco

Improve your knife skills and technique through a variety of classes for beginners, advanced students, and kids. Check website for class options and instructions on signing up. Info: bernalcutlery.com

Self-guided (see website for days/hours)
Explore Oakland’s Urban Wine
and Ale Trails

Visit Oakland’s exciting array of wineries and craft breweries on your own schedule. Trails are walkable and easily accessible by public transportation. Info, map, and transportation options at visitoakland.com.

Occasionally
Sketch with Margo Rivera-Weiss
Various locations

Edible East Bay staff artist Margo Rivera-Weiss leads gatherings for sketchers. Join East Bay Sketchers on Facebook for details.

Every Sunday, 10am–1pm
Watercolor Classes with Wendy Yoshimura
North Oakland

Edible East Bay contributing artist Wendy Yoshimura offers watercolor classes for all levels. Cost per class is $30. Info: wendy.yoshimura(at)gmail.com

Second Sunday each month, 1–3pm
A Local Wine Excursion
Captain Vineyards, Moraga

Susan and Sal Captain offer an intimate look at sustainable grape growing and wine processing at a small, family-owned vineyard. Barrel tasting included. Ages 21 or older. Info: captainvineyards.com

Sunday–Thursday (check website for hours)
Volunteer at UC Gill Tract Community Farm
Marin & San Pablo Ave, Albany
(enter on San Pablo Ave or Jackson St)

Plant, weed, and harvest organically grown produce as you learn about sustainable and socially just food production. Info: gilltractfarm.org

Three times monthly
Resilient Communities Legal Café

Sustainable Economies Law Center offers first-come, first-served legal advice for people launching a cottage food business, urban farm, cooperative, or other sustainable enterprise. Donations requested on a sliding scale. Days/times/locations on website: theselc.org/cafe