Upcoming Events

Nike Missile Site

Nike Missile Site Open House
June 30, 2017
12:30-3:30 pm
Location: Marin County, Marin Headlands
This restored Cold War anti-aircraft missile site has intriguing stories to tell.

Alcatraz Gardens

Alcatraz Historic Gardens
June 30, 2017
Friday, 8 am-noon
Location: Alcatraz
Volunteer on Alcatraz and help grow and care for the historic gardens.

star-gazer

Mt. Tam Astronomy Night - Heavenly Vision: Galileo's Telescopes and Observations - Hosted by Friends of Mt. Tam
July 1, 2017
8:30 pm
Location: Mount Tamalpais
Galileo Galilei developed a new method for reliably comprehending the world around us and, accordingly, has been called the father of modern science. We will learn how Galileo’s celestial observations dramatically changed our understanding of the universe and our place in it.

For Members: Redwood Creek Watershed Walk
July 10, 2017
2-4 pm
Location: Muir Beach
Join Price Sheppy of the Conservancy's Park Stewardship team to learn about the history and ecology of the vital Redwood Creek Watershed.

Volunteer

Golden Gate Maintenance
July 14, 2017
Friday, 9 am-noon
Location: San Francisco, Ocean Beach
Help with vegetation management, sand removal, and site improvements along Ocean Beach.

Nike Missile Site

Nike Missile Site Open House
July 15, 2017
12:30-3:30 pm
Location: Marin County, Marin Headlands
This restored Cold War anti-aircraft missile site has intriguing stories to tell.

For Members: Bridge & Batteries History Walk, July 18
July 18, 2017
10 am-noon
Location: Fort Point
Take an easy walk near the Golden Gate Bridge with historian John Martini.

For Members: Bridge & Batteries History Walk, July 19
July 19, 2017
10 am-noon
Location: Fort Point
Take an easy walk near the Golden Gate Bridge with historian John Martini.

Nike Missile Site Maintenance

Marin Maintenance - Nike Missile Site
July 21, 2017
Friday 9:30 am-12:30 pm
Location: Marin Headlands
Help with the preservation of historic artifacts, structures, and landscapes at the Nike Missile Site and surrounding area.

Volunteer

Alcatraz Historic Gardens Youth Program
July 29, 2017
Saturday, 8 am-11 am
Location: Alcatraz
Come as a family to volunteer in the beautiful Alcatraz gardens! This program is open to families with kids who are ages 10 and up.

star-gazer

Mt. Tam Astronomy Night - Astrophotography for Everyone - Hosted by Friends of Mt. Tam
July 29, 2017
8:30 pm
Location: Mount Tamalpais
Advances in recent decades have allowed amateur astronomers to produce deep space and planetary pictures that rival those taken by professional observatories. This presentation will provide an overview of off-the-shelf instruments and methods anyone, with perseverance and patience, can use to take amazing astronomical images.

For Members: Nike Missile Site Tour
August 3, 2017
1-2:30 pm
Location: Marin Headlands
A Cold War museum in the Golden Gate National Parks?

For Members: Sutro Baths Exploration
August 12, 2017
10-11:30 am
Location: Lands End
Park historian John Martini will lead a short but strenuous exploration walk in, around, and through the ruins of Sutro Baths.

For Members: New Presidio Tunnel Tops, August 17
August 17, 2017
4-5 pm
Location: Presidio of San Francisco
Get an insider’s view of the Presidio Tunnel Tops project, which will create 14 acres of parkland above the Presidio Parkway (Doyle Drive) tunnels.

star-gazer

Mt. Tam Astronomy Night - The Search for Life Beyond Earth - Hosted by Friends of Mt. Tam
August 26, 2017
8:30 pm
Location: Mount Tamalpais
Besides Earth, several planetary bodies in our solar systems are recognized as having the potential to host primitive forms of life. This talk will describe why and how NASA plans to search for life on Mars and the icy moons of Jupiter and Saturn.

For Members: Muir Woods Sunrise Walk
September 3, 2017
6:30-10:30 am
Location: Muir Woods National Monument
Enjoy a sunrise stroll with longtime Muir Woods volunteer Nelson Stubbins, who will lead this popular Muir Woods walk just for members.

For Members: Secret History of Fort Baker
September 13, 2017
3:30-5 pm
Location: Fort Baker
Join Park Ranger Emeritus and historian John Martini on an exploration of this historic military site in Sausalito.

For Members: Raptor Peak of Migration Hike
September 15, 2017
Location: Hawk Hill
Explore Hawk Hill with Golden Gate Raptor Observatory Director Allen Fish on this moderate hike during peak raptor migration season.

For Members: Bring the Kids! Crissy Field Evening Walk and Campfire
September 15, 2017
5-6:30 pm
Location: Crissy Field Center
Join the Crissy Field Center's Community Programs team for a walk and campfire designed to be fun and engaging for children ages 3–10.

star-gazer

Mt. Tam Astronomy Night - Life in the Goldilocks Zone - Hosted by Friends of Mt. Tam
September 23, 2017
8:30 pm
Location: Mount Tamalpais
Discoveries by NASA’s Kepler Mission suggest there are billions of potentially habitable worlds in the Milky Way galaxy. What has the study of planets within and beyond the Solar System taught us about our own planet Earth? And what’s next in the search for life beyond the Solar System?

 

Items 221 - 240 of 242  Previous111213Next


Search Events