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February 2015

San Francisco Middle School Science Fair

February 23 @ 10:00 am - March 6 @ 5:00 pm
Randall Museum,
199 Museum Way, San Francisco, 94114 United States
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San Francisco student scientists have been wowing Randall Museum visitors with their inventive, thoughtful, and quizzical projects exploring an outrageous ... Find out more »
March 2015

Old Growth Redwood Walks at Henry Cowell Redwoods SP

March 1 @ 10:00 am - March 15 @ 11:30 am
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park,
101 North Big Trees Park Road, Felton, CA 95018 United States
free
Sunday, March, 1 at 10 a.m. AND Sunday, March 8 at 10 a.m. AND Sunday, March 15 at 10 a.m. ... Find out more »

Redwood Loop Walk at Big Basin Redwood SP

March 1 @ 11:00 am - March 29 @ 2:00 pm
Big Basin Redwoods State Park,
21600Big Basin Way, Boulder Creek, CA 95006 United States
Free
Redwood Loop Walk Join us for this fun and informative guided half-mile stroll through a magnificent old-growth redwood forest! How ... Find out more »

Old-Growth Redwood Walks at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

March 1 @ 1:00 pm - March 28 @ 2:30 pm
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park,
101 North Big Trees Park Road, Felton, CA 95018 United States
free
Old-Growth Redwood Walks Every Saturday in March at 1 p.m. Meet at the Visitor Center via the Park’s main entrance ... Find out more »

Family Fun: Spring Wake-Up

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McInnis Park,
310 Smith Ranch Road, San Rafael, CA United States
Free
Come out and enjoy a spectacular spring morning on a one-mile family walk followed by a Health Hub with Zumba, ... Find out more »

Learn to Saltwater Fish at McNears

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McNears Beach Park,
201 Cantera Way, San Rafael, United States
Free
Join rangers to learn how to fish on the San Pablo Bay. A limited amount of poles will be available ... Find out more »

Help Restore the Bay shore near Strawberry Creek mouth

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
San Francisco Bay Trail Spur near Strawberry Creek,
Berkeley, CA United States
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Free
Join Friends of Five Creeks and UC Berkeley student volunteers restoring nature in Eastshore State Park near the mouth of ... Find out more »
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Family Fun: Spring Wake-Up

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
McInnis Park,
310 Smith Ranch Road, San Rafael, CA United States
Free
Come out and enjoy a spectacular spring morning on a one-mile family walk followed by a Health Hub with Zumba, ... Find out more »

Learn to Saltwater Fish at McNears

March 7 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
McNears Beach Park,
201 Cantera Way, San Rafael, United States
Free
Join rangers to learn how to fish on the San Pablo Bay. A limited amount of poles will be available ... Find out more »

Hummingbird Days at the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum

March 7 @ 10:00 am - March 8 @ 4:00 pm
UC Santa Cruz Arboretum,
High St. west of Western Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95064 United States
$0-10
March 7-8, 10am to 4pm Join the UC Santa Cruz Arboretum for Hummingbird Days, the central coast’s premier family-oriented educational ... Find out more »

The Road Less Traveled—A Dog-Friendly Walk at Big Basin Redwoods SP

March 7 @ 10:00 am - March 29 @ 2:00 pm
Big Basin Redwoods State Park,
21600Big Basin Way, Boulder Creek, CA 95006 United States
Free
The Road Less Traveled—A Dog-Friendly Walk Saturday, March 7 at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 15 at 10 a.m. Saturday, March ... Find out more »

Mt. Sutro Enchanting Forest Hike

March 7 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Meet at NE corner Cole & Parnassus,
Cole & Parnassus, San Francisco, CA 94117 United States
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Deep within the city of San Francisco a forest grows. It’s a complex one, overrun with invasive vines and other ... Find out more »
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Wilder Ranch Coast Nature Walks

March 7 @ 11:00 am - March 28 @ 1:00 pm
Wilder Ranch State Park,
1401 Coast Rd., Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
Wilder Ranch Coast Nature Walks Saturday, March 7 at 11 a.m. AND Saturday, March 21 at 11 a.m. AND Saturday, ... Find out more »

Discover Big Basin Redwoods!

March 7 @ 12:00 pm - March 29 @ 5:00 pm
Big Basin Redwoods State Park,
21600Big Basin Way, Boulder Creek, CA 95006 United States
Free
Discover Big Basin Redwoods! Saturday, March 7 at 12 p.m. Sunday, March 8 at 12 p.m. Saturday, March 14 at ... Find out more »

Trekking the Model

March 7 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Bay Model Visitor Center,
2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965 United States
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Free
Join a Ranger guided tour of the Bay Model, a 1.5-acre hydraulic model of San Francisco Bay and Delta. Discover ... Find out more »

16th Annual Bay Area Seed Swap and Celebration

March 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ecology Center,
2530 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley , 94702 United States
Free w/ seeds and potluck dish OR $10 donation
Join us for a fun and festive Annual Seed Exchange hosted by the Bay Area Seed Interchange Library (BASIL). Come ... Find out more »

Meteor Trail Hike at Big Basin Redwoods SP

March 8 @ 10:30 am - 2:00 pm
Big Basin Redwoods State Park,
21600Big Basin Way, Boulder Creek, CA 95006 United States
Free
Meteor Trail Hike Sunday, March 8 at 10:30 a.m. Join docent Hal Anjo on one of our most diverse hikes—by ... Find out more »

Desire Trails

March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Headlands Center for the Arts,
944 Fort Barry, Sausalito, CA 94965 United States
$25-35
Desire paths are well-trodden trails created by foot traffic, where the ground becomes imprinted evidence of a place that wants ... Find out more »

Wild Oakland Presents… Mapping local nature!

March 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Rotary Nature Center at Lake Merritt,
600 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA 94610 United States
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Free
Learn more about what you do and don’t know about the nature around you! Join us as Judy Goldhaft, co-founder ... Find out more »
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Nature Wander at Rancho del Oso Nature and History Center

March 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Rancho Del Oso Nature and History Center,
3600 Hwy One, Davenport, CA 95017 United States
free
Nature Wander Sunday, March 8 at 1 p.m. Find out what is growing and blooming right now in the Waddell ... Find out more »

LANDFORMS of the Southwest – Art Exhibit

March 10 - April 25
Bay Model Visitor Center,
2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965 United States
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Free
March 10–April 25, 2015 Contemporary Realist Landscape artist Suzanne Siminger moved to Santa Fe, New Mexico for a five-year adventure ... Find out more »

March Mixer & Film Screening of Valley Uprising

March 10 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ninth Street Independent Film Center,
145 9th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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$15 General Admission; $14 Students/Seniors/Disabled
Join San Francisco Green Film Festival for our March Mixer & Film Screening of Valley Uprising. If you were amazed ... Find out more »

Tall Ships: Lady Washington & Hawaiian Chieftain

March 13 - March 29
Bay Model Visitor Center,
2100 Bridgeway, Sausalito, CA 94965 United States
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3-75
Specially designed three-hour and one-hour hands-on living history programs are available for K-12 classrooms. Friendly and knowledgeable deckhand/ educators engage ... Find out more »

History, Nature, and Scenic Views: A Tour of the Grey Whale Ranch Area

March 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wilder Ranch State Park,
1401 Coast Rd., Santa Cruz, CA 95060 United States
free
This challenging guided 3 hour hike will explore the natural and cultural history of the upper hills of Wilder Ranch ... Find out more »

Roll at Rush Creek

March 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Rush Creek Open Space,
Binford Rd, Novato, United States
Free
Want to go on a scenic mountain bike ride with a ranger? Come join Ranger Ian McLorg for a morning ... Find out more »
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