Upcoming Events

At Large_Main_Thumb

"@Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz" Tickets Now on Sale
July 1, 2014 - April 26, 2015
Location: Alcatraz
Through a collaboration with the FOR-SITE Foundation, Chinese artist and civil rights activist Ai Weiwei will be bringing his works to Alcatraz Island in the fall of this year.

Sweeney Ridge

For Members: In the Footsteps of Portola
August 7, 2014
10 am-2 pm
Location: Sweeney Ridge
Follow in the footsteps of explorers, soldiers, and citizen activists as we explore Sweeney Ridge in Pacifica with Ranger George Durgerian.

Science Saturdays at Mountain Lake

Science Saturday: Turtle Power - Reintroducing the Western Pond Turtle to Mountain Lake
August 9, 2014
2-3 pm
Location: Presidio of San Francisco
Come learn about the ongoing research into the cultural and natural history of Mountain Lake in this latest installment of Science Saturdays at the Lake--a series of talks by scientists studying topics related to the lake's ongoing restoration.

Gardening in the Fog Series at Fort Scott Community Garden

Gardening in the Fog Series:Growing as Much as Possible in 32 Square Feet
August 9, 2014
10 am–Noon
Location: Presidio of San Francisco
The Park Academy program is pleased to partner with the Presidio Trust in announcing their upcoming gardening series! Join Presidio Community Garden Intern Kasey Wooten as she goes through how to best use your community or home garden bed. Learn what plants grow best here, how to manage pests and pathogens with organic methods, and how to maximize your growing space throughout the year. Each class will have a bit of time at the end for mentorship connections if you are interested in working with other gardeners. Please feel free to sign up for just one class or come to all five!

Sketching songbirds with John Muir Laws

John Muir Laws' Fundamentals: Pencil Techniques
August 12, 2014
12:30-2 pm
Location: Presidio of San Francisco
Naturalist, educator, and artist John (Jack) Muir Laws is in love with the natural world and has lived his life sharing this passion with others. With this next class in his park series, come learn the fundamentals of pencil techniques!

Gardening in the Fog Series at Fort Scott Community Garden

Gardening in the Fog Series:Growing as Much as Possible in 32 Square Feet (2nd Chance!)
August 14, 2014
6–8 pm
Location: Presidio of San Francisco
The Park Academy program is pleased to partner with the Presidio Trust in announcing their upcoming gardening series! Join Presidio Community Garden Intern Kasey Wooten as she goes through how to best use your community or home garden bed. Learn what plants grow best here, how to manage pests and pathogens with organic methods, and how to maximize your growing space throughout the year. Each class will have a bit of time at the end for mentorship connections if you are interested in working with other gardeners. Please feel free to sign up for just one class or come to all five!

For Members: Native Plant Nursery Tour and Volunteer Day
August 28, 2014
2-4 pm
Get an insider’s view of the Presidio Native Plant Nursery and learn what it takes to grow native plants for park restoration sites at this special volunteer event just for members!

Search Events