Events

Community Youth Curator Cohort, 2021
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Thu, Oct 07 4:00pm-5:00pm
Online/Virtual
Parks belong to all of us – they’re where we gather to play, celebrate, and spend time with those we love. The free My Park Moment photo show features people from all backgrounds across the country loving their favorite parks and is up for one year as part of the opening of Presidio Tunnel Tops. Learn more about this new pop-up exhibition and recent construction progress for building this new parkland coming soon in spring 2022.
Volunteer Releasing Hawk
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Online/Virtual
The Golden Gate Raptor Observatory has an incredible legacy. They have kept a pulse on the state of Pacific Flyway raptors for four decades, and have also developed one of the most advanced Community Science operations in any national park. Come hear Allen Fish, associate director for Conservation & Community Science at the Parks Conservancy, talk about highlights of the GGRO’s discoveries on September 21st from 4-5pm. Then come up to Hawk Hill this month and see it for yourself in the Marin Headlands.
Child plays in the waves with Golden Gate Bridge in background.
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More than 400 images are on view outdoors in the Presidio at four locations. The selections, picked by distinguished creators and community leaders, are from everyday park goers, kids, and even professional photographers. The exhibition captures the beauty of the great outdoors and the joy that time in nature can bring.
Nature Boost: Women Building the Presidio Tunnel Tops
Our Work
Meet the women behind the construction of the new Presidio Tunnel Tops project in this panel facilitated by a Crissy Field Center youth leader. Learn about the Presidio Tunnel Tops project and hear about the all-women project management team’s journeys to careers building parks. Nature Boost Fridays are part of...
Nature Boost: Women of the Marin Headlands
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How have women contributed to the story of the Marin Headlands? In recognition of Women’s History Month, National Park Ranger Lara Volski provides a look at different women who have played a role in the history, stewardship, and preservation of the seaswept bluffs and coastal prairies just north of the...
Nature Boost: Faces of Resistance presented by Ranger Hector and Ranger Alanna
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From the pools of Sutro Baths to the promenades of the Presidio, members of the Black community in San Francisco have constructed a legacy of resistance against discrimination that still stands today. Join Ranger Alanna and Ranger Hector to uncover these stories of resilience throughout time. Nature Boost Fridays are...
Every Kid Outdoors: Live Chat with Ranger Mariajose
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Meet Park Ranger Mariajose from the Golden Gate National Recreation Area and join her on a virtual adventure to explore the diverse natural and cultural features your national parks have to offer. Nature Boost Fridays are part of Summer Stride , a partnership of the San Francisco Public Library, National...
The Hike, by Alison Farrell, translated to Mandarin.
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Mike Sun, Presidio Trust Community Partnership Specialist, reads the Summer Stride 2020 book selection, The Hike by Alison Farrell, in Mandarin. Nature Boost Fridays are part of Summer Stride , a partnership of the San Francisco Public Library, National Park Service, Presidio Trust, and the Parks Conservancy that helps you...
Ohlone Games, Game of Staves. First Person: Honoring Native and Indigenous Cultures.
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Experience Ohlone natural/cultural history, through stories, games and art. Participants learn how to make and play a traditional Ohlone game, which introduce them to some indigenous plants found in the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, your local National Park. Nature Boost Fridays are part of Summer Stride , a partnership...
Kitty O'Meara and Luis Herrera read "And the People Stayed Home"
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Kitty O’Meara and Luis Herrera discuss And The People Stayed Home , O’Meara’s new illustrated children’s book of her popular prose poem about the global coronavirus pandemic. Hear how O’Meara wrote the poem in one sitting. Nature Boost Fridays are part of Summer Stride , a partnership of the San...