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2016

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2

Thursday

10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

History and Hiking at the Fitch Mountain Preserve

Place: Fitch Mountain Preserve: Villa Entrance, 908 Chanticleer Way, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:We'll join Ted Calvert, President of the Healdsburg Literary Guild and Auther of The Legacy of Fitch Mountain for a history and hiking tour of Fitch Mountain. We'll be hiking to the top of the mountain, stopping frequently for stories along the way.  Moderate to steep terrain, approx. 3 miles.  More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Fitch Mountain  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

3

Friday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at Riddell Preserve 6.3.16

Place: City Corporation Yard, 550 Westside Road, Healdsburg, CA, US, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas), No Cost - "I'm new to LandPaths - please let me in"
Description:Give nature a hand! Come and join us at the stunning, 400-acre Riddell Preserve for a day of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Tasks are dependent upon rain, need, and season.  Tasks during this workday could include cabin and infrastructure maintenance, invasive species removal, trail clearing, or native planting.  We will let signed up volunteers know of the specific task ASAP. More >>
Location/Lugar: Riddell Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

3

Friday

9:30 AM TO 2:00 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve: Birdsong, Flowers, Butterflies and Connectivity | June 3rd

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (donations welcome)
Description: Join Docent Joani  for a visit to the Bohemia Ecological Preserve to make observations about the world of nature and especially see what neotropic migrants abound, along with seeing what  flowers are in bloom in this ever changing atmosphere we share with all.   We’ll admire the beauty of nature talk about the interconnectivity of life forces that flow around us. More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

4

Saturday

12:00 PM TO 4:00 PM

Willow Creek Jamboree, June 4th, 2016

Place: Willow Creek (Freezeout Flat), Freezeout Flat Rd, Duncans Mills, CA, 95430
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:  You’re invited!   Help celebrate 10 years of free permit-based access, applaud those instrumental to protecting Willow Creek forever, and launch Willow Creek’s future as a traditional State Park. More >>
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

4

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - June 4th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open

10

Friday

8:00 PM TO 10:00 PM

An Intimate Speaking Event with Terry Tempest Williams at Luther Burbank Center for the Arts

Place: Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, 50 Mark West Springs Rd, Santa Rosa, CA, 95403
Fee(s): No Cost - DO NOT USE: purchase at Luther Burbank
Description:In this intimate speaking event, Ms. Williams will read from, and talk about, her new book on the National Parks, “The Hour of Land.” Her latest book will be published in June, to honor and coincide with the centennial of the National Park Service. Terry Tempest Williams will answer questions from the audience, and a book signing will follow. More >>
Open

11

Saturday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at the Fitch Mountain Preserve 6.11.2016

Place: Fitch Mountain Preserve: Villa Entrance, 908 Chanticleer Way, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:Lend a hand to steward the newest LandPaths preserve, Fitch Mountain! Volunteer stewards maintain the trails, preserve natural resources, meet new people, learn new things, and feel good about the work they accomplish. Without help from volunteers like you, many parks like this wouldn’t exist! More >>
Location/Lugar: Fitch Mountain  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

11

Saturday

to Jun, 12 2016

2015-16 IOOBY Family Campout

Place: Rancho Mark West, 7125 St. Helena Road, Sonoma County, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Staff, No Cost - IOOBY Students and their families, No Cost - IOOBY Volunteer
Open

12

Sunday

9:00 AM TO 11:30 AM

Family Birding in the Laguna with Lisa Hug, June 12th 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (donations welcome!)
Description:  Take a walk with your whole family in the Laguna de Santa Rosa protected by your Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District and learn about the birds of the area.  Watching birds is a great way to spend time with your loved ones.   It doesn’t matter if you are marveling over the huge size of the Great Blue Heron, or admiring the colors on the tiny Lesser Goldfinches, it is a fun activity for people of all ages.  The trail through the Laguna de Santa Rosa area is a winding, flat, paved trail with a mixture of oak trees, grasslands, vineyards, and a willow wonderland circling a beautiful pond.  Come and join us for a fun June Sunday morning. More >>
Level of Difficulty/Nivel de Dificultad: 1-2: Easy / all access – flat terrain with slow pace  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

15

Wednesday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at the Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve | 6.15.16

Place: Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve, Arabian Way, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard
Description:Lend a hand to steward the beautiful Healdsburg Ridge Preserve.  Volunteering to steward is both hard work and rewarding!  During this workday, we will remove landscape fabric that was placed last year over cotoneaster plants. remove any cotoneaster sprouts, and. If time, we will hike that trails ranging for invasive French broom and conduct any needed trail brushing. More >>
Location/Lugar: Grove of Old Trees  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

17

Friday

9:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

Stewardship Workday at Bohemia Ecological Preserve, 6.17.16

Place: Bohemia Ecological Preserve, 6773, Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA, US, 95465
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas), No Cost - "I'm new to LandPaths - please let me in"
Description:Give nature a hand! Come and join us at the stunning, 1,000-acre Bohemia Ecological Preserve for a day of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Tasks for this workday will be dependent on rain and determined closer to the workday.  Some potential tasks include invasive species removal, road or trail maintenance, infrastructure preservation, and native plant revegetation.  More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

17

Friday

1:00 PM TO 3:00 PM

iRead Outside Kickoff at Bayer Farm with Jorge Argueta, June 17th

Place: Bayer Farm, 1550 West Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA, 95407
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Open

18

Saturday

to Jun, 19 2016

Stewardship Overnight Trip at Bohemia Ecological Preserve! June 18th-19th

Place: Bohemia Ecological Preserve, 6773, Bohemian Hwy, Occidental, CA, US, 95465
Description:Give nature a hand and enjoy camping at one of west counties most beautiful campsites! Come and join us at the stunning, 1,000-acre Bohemia Ecological Preserve for a weekend of stewardship, community-building, a bit of exercise and some fun! Volunteers will meet at 9am on Saturday and depart around 3:00pm on Sunday. More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Closed

18

Saturday

to Jun, 19 2016

Owl Camp Set-Up Workday and Campout

Place: Rancho Mark West, 7125 St. Helena Road, Sonoma County, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome)
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

22

Wednesday

10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

iRead on the Ridge, Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve June 22

Place: Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve, Arabian Way, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Description:Join LandPaths on an exciting, outdoor, literary adventure geared towards young children up ages 2-6 and their families/caregivers.  We will take a short hike on the land (around a mile), stopping along the way to play nature games, do arts and crafts, and engage in read-alouds of well-known nature-based childrens books related to the land we are exploring. Pre-registration is required. These outings are brought to you in partnership with Cradle to Career Sonoma County’s iREAD campaign, and with generous funding through the Sonoma County Community Foundation’s iREAD grants program. More >>
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: City of Healdsburg   Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open

25

Saturday

8:00 AM TO 12:00 PM

Petaluma River Paddle with Friends of the Petaluma River

Place: Steamer Landing Park, 6 Copeland Ave, Petaluma, CA, 94952
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard Free Registration
Description:Please join LandPaths and the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District for a paddle on the Petaluma River, in partnership with Friends of the Petaluma River.  We will begin and end at Steamer Landing Park.  This adventure is recommended for paddlers with some previous experience on the water. The route is approximately 3 miles round-trip.  This is a Bring Your Own boat experience, however Friends of the Petaluma River do have a limited number of boats for us to use on this day.  Please let LandPaths know upon registration if you will need to borrow a boat. More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Paddling / Remando  
Open

29

Wednesday

9:00 AM TO 3:00 PM

Owl Camp Volunteer and Apprentice Training Day

Place: Rancho Mark West, 7125 St. Helena Road, Sonoma County, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome)
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Volunteering/Stewardship & Hike  
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Open

29

Wednesday

10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

iRead in the Forest, Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve June 29th

Place: Healdsburg Ridge Open Space Preserve, Arabian Way, Healdsburg, CA, 95448
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Description:Join LandPaths on an exciting, outdoor, literary adventure geared towards young children up ages 2-6 and their families/caregivers.  We will take a short hike on the land (around a mile), stopping along the way to play nature games, do arts and crafts, and engage in read-alouds of well-known nature-based childrens books related to the land we are exploring. Pre-registration is required. These outings are brought to you in partnership with Cradle to Career Sonoma County’s iREAD campaign, and with generous funding through the Sonoma County Community Foundation’s iREAD grants program. More >>
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: City of Healdsburg   Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

2

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - July 2nd, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
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4

Monday

to Aug, 05 2016

2016 Owl Camp Registration

Place: Rancho Mark West, Santa Rosa, CA, Santa Rosa, CA, 95404
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Closed

6

Wednesday

10:00 AM TO 12:00 PM

iRead in the Garden, Bayer Farm, July 6th, 10am-12pm

Place: Bayer Farm, 1550 West Avenue, Santa Rosa, CA, 95407
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Description:Join LandPaths on an exciting, outdoor, literary adventure geared towards young children up ages 2-6 and their families/caregivers.  We will enjoy the garden, play nature games, do arts and crafts, and engage in read-alouds of well-known nature-based childrens books related to the land we are exploring. Pre-registration is required. These outings are brought to you in partnership with Cradle to Career Sonoma County’s iREAD campaign, and with generous funding through the Sonoma County Community Foundation’s iREAD grants program. More >>
Level of Difficulty/Nivel de Dificultad: 1-2: Easy / all access – flat terrain with slow pace  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

13

Wednesday

10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

iRead in the Redwoods, Grove of Old Trees, July 13th, 10am-1pm

Place: Grove of Old Trees, Fitzpatrick Lane, Occidental, CA, 95465
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Description:Join LandPaths on an exciting, outdoor, literary adventure geared towards young children up ages 2-6 and their families/caregivers.  We will enjoy the magnificent, old growth redwoods, take a short hike, play nature games, do arts and crafts, and engage in read-alouds of well-known nature-based childrens books related to the land we are exploring. Pre-registration is required. These outings are brought to you in partnership with Cradle to Career Sonoma County’s iREAD campaign, and with generous funding through the Sonoma County Community Foundation’s iREAD grants program. More >>
Level of Difficulty/Nivel de Dificultad: 1-2: Easy / all access – flat terrain with slow pace  
Location/Lugar: Grove of Old Trees  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

15

Friday

10:00 AM TO 2:00 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve: Birdsong, Flowers, Butterflies and Connectivity | July 15th

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (donations welcome)
Description: Join Docent Joani  for a visit to the Bohemia Ecological Preserve to make observations about the world of nature and especially see what neotropic migrants abound, along with seeing what  flowers are in bloom in this ever changing atmosphere we share with all.   We’ll admire the beauty of nature talk about the interconnectivity of life forces that flow around us. More >>
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open

20

Wednesday

10:00 AM TO 1:00 PM

iRead by the Creek, Rancho Mark West, July 20th, 10am-1pm

Place: Rancho Mark West, 7125 St. Helena Road, Sonoma County, CA, 95404
Fee(s): No Cost - Standard (Donations welcome), No Cost - Estándar - Gratis (donaciones bienvenidas)
Description:Join LandPaths on an exciting, outdoor, literary adventure geared towards young children up ages 2-6 and their families/caregivers.  We will enjoy the creek, take a short hike, play nature games, do arts and crafts, and engage in read-alouds of well-known nature-based childrens books related to the land we are exploring. Pre-registration is required. These outings are brought to you in partnership with Cradle to Career Sonoma County’s iREAD campaign, and with generous funding through the Sonoma County Community Foundation’s iREAD grants program. More >>
Location/Lugar: Rancho Mark West  
Sponsored By / In Partnership With-Patrocinado por: LandPaths donors like you!  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

27

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - August 27th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

24

Saturday

4:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Summer Bat Potluck Hike - September 24th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open
Date & Time Subject Status

7

Friday

5:30 PM TO 9:30 PM

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Bat Potluck Hike - Oct. 7th, 2016

Fee(s): No Cost - Standard - No Cost (donations encouraged), No Cost - I will be coming for the bat hike potluck only, No Cost - I’ll be coming for the Bat Potluck & plan to spend the night
Description: Join  Joani (docent) and crew  for a late afternoon/twilight hike at the Bohemia Ecological Preserve in the hills of  Occidental.  After a brief introduction to the wonders of the Preserve…  we will be delving into the world of nature’s magic,  enjoying a Wonderful POTLUCK DINNER,  (including your favorite beverage) watching the Stars and The Bats come out, And then… talking about (and maybe seeing) more night life. Those interested might even do some spotlighting. More >>
Type of Outing / Tipo de Salida: Hiking / Walking-Escalar/Caminar  
Location/Lugar: Bohemia Ecological Preserve  
Open