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Muir Woods Visitor Center
Stroll through an old-growth redwood forest at sunrise, hear tall tales, soar in the sounds and smells, and hear the historical and ecological story of Muir Woods.
Battery Chamberlin at Baker Beach
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Sun, Apr 07 11:00am-3:00pm
Sun, May 05 11:00am-3:00pm
Sun, Jun 02 11:00am-3:00pm
Battery Chamberlin
How can a 50-ton gun simply disappear? Learn this and other facts while helping load and aim the last operational gun of its kind.
Hands in the air
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Fort Miley, Lands End
Give back in the morning during a volunteer event at Lands End then kick back "island style" at Fort Miley with incredible views, all hosted by the Parks Conservancy.
Sample of a botanical impression
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Alcatraz Historic Garden - Officer's Row
Create your own plaster casting of amazing botanicals through this fun, easy and rewarding process! The class will begin with a walking tour of the gardens to learn about Alcatraz’s garden history and the work to restore the historic gardens.
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East Beach Crissy Field Parking Lot
Enjoy a free, family-friendly, celebratory event with music, food, and much more. Attendees will also have an opportunity to learn more about the next chapter of the national parksite, contribute your own creative ideas, and just have some fun.
Nature Journal Club
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Crissy Field Center
Join the Nature Journal Club for a 1.5 hour workshop to help you learn some tips and tricks for drawing grasses up close and in a field setting. This workshop will be great preparation for the upcoming Nature Journal Club trip to the coastal prairie!
Shot of Golden Gate Bridge from Crissy Field Area
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Crissy Field Center
In this class Doc Miles covers all the features of both Apple Photos on your iPhone or desktop and on the Lightroom CC Mobile App. This class will also help the learner understand the basic concepts of Tone, Sharpening, Color Correction, Cropping, and much more. After this class your viewers will say “You shot that on your phone?”
Shot of Golden Gate Bridge from Crissy Field Area
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Crissy Field Center
Led by one of our talented park volunteer photographers, this class is for those who have an interest in getting better photographs with their cameras. It is designed to take beginners who are using the “Auto” mode most of the time and want to use the other features to improve their results.
Trail at El Polin Springs, The Presidio
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El Polin Spring
We invite you to join us for a quiet, peaceful and meditative walk through the forests in the Presidio. Let’s experience the beauty and magic of nature in this part of the city, and find ways for calm and balance within and around us.
Shot of Golden Gate Bridge from Crissy Field Area
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Crissy Field Center
Led by one of our talented park volunteer photographers, this class will help you get the most out of your phone camera (specifically iPhone camera).