Little Parkies – Mighty Oaks

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Why are oak woodlands such an important habitat for plants, animals, and people, especially in the fall season? Stroll through a beautiful canopy on a paved trail and discover the mighty beauty of these trees through guided play. Enjoy the … Read more

SCIENCE! Experiments for Kids

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How do clouds form? How do leaves change colors with the seasons? Join Naturalist Erica, the science gal, to find out as you conduct nature experiments! Adult supervision is required for the duration of the program.

Community Day – Golden Jubilee

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Please join the Ruth Bancroft Garden and Nursery in celebrating its 50th anniversary as a Garden. This unique botanical garden, in the heart of Walnut Creek, contains a unique collection of dry garden plants and hosts various educational and cultural … Read more

Animal Day!

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Join us at this celebration of animals at the UC Botanical with drop-in experiences including FAUNA art exhibit, interactive booths and displays, crafts, tours, live animals to see and touch, and more! Animal costumes are encouraged! Interactive stations and activities … Read more

All About Bats – EcoCenter Family Event

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Bring your family to the Environmental Volunteers EcoCenter, located on the Baylands Nature Preserve, for an afternoon of environmental education. Activities are intended for ages 6-11. Are you curious about bats? Join the Environmental Volunteers in our Community Program, All … Read more