After the wildfires, the Sonoma County landscape is recovering. Our community can heal with nature. Recharge your mind, body and spirit with a monthly immersion in the beauty, tranquility and healing power of our natural environment. Join Regional Parks staff and our community partners to step ou...
Sunday, March 18 2018 10:00 AM — 12:30 PM
Do you want to feel more comfortable taking a multiple day backpacking or camping trip on your own or with friends and family? Learn all of the most important steps to plan your next trip. We’ll discuss preparing for inclement weather, permits, first aid kits, clothing/gear, food prep and cooking...
Sunday, March 11 2018 2:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Glen Ellen, CA
Get outdoors for an accessible hike for folks of all abilities and ages. We will learn about wildfire ecology in an oak woodland through engaging activities. Take a 2 mile stroll on a paved trail after enjoying a picnic lunch (bring your own).
Sunday, March 4 2018 11:30 AM — 1:30 PM
Nesting season is just around the corner. Help a bird out! Build a bird box. Learn about different designs for different birds and assemble a bird box for your home. Ages 8+
Sunday, February 25 2018 2:00 PM — 4:00 PM
Bodega Bay, CA
Some of the best waves greet the Northern California coast in the winter, and the ocean is actually warmer. Join an experienced surfer and lifeguard for this family friendly outing to get your stoke on, get familiar with the ocean and take your first steps to riding waves. Swimming experience is ...
Saturday, February 10 2018 9:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Calling all hikers, scouts, and youth program leaders! Regardless if you’re a beginner or seasoned trail traveler, this informative, 2-3 mile hike will give you the courage to venture further into our parks. We will go over Leave No Trace Principles, tips for safely experiencing the outdoors in i...
Saturday, January 13 2018 2:00 PM — 5:00 PM
Bodega Bay, CA
Would you like to learn how to recreationally crab for fun and food? This introductory clinic will include basic crab catching techniques, cleaning, preparation, and finally cooking. We will finish with lunch and a crab boil. No need for a fishing license on this adventure, since we are fishing o...
Saturday, January 13 2018 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM
Join us for the second of a seasonal series celebrating multicultural home remedies, people who identify as women, and Pachamama. Share and exchange natural remedies passed down from loved ones. We will nurture our healing knowledge, learn about traditional cold remedies and what remedies strengt...
Saturday, December 16 2017 11:00 AM — 12:30 PM
Santa Rosa, CA
One bird, two bird. Blackbird, bluebird. How many species can we find? This Christmas bird count is co-sponsored by the Madrone Audubon Society and modeled after the annual Christmas Bird Count (CBC4K) events taking place in December and early January all around the United States. Let’s get our y...
Saturday, December 16 2017 10:00 AM — 1:00 PM