Events

Stewardship Workday at the Healdsburg Ridge Preserve 10.24.2018

10/24/2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Lend a hand to steward the beautiful Healdsburg Ridge Preserve. Volunteering to steward is both hard work and rewarding! During this workday, we will be clearing out the preserve's drainage features to prepare our trails for rain.

Meal and Heal | Comiendo y Sanando

10/26/2018 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM PT
  • Free
Bayer Farm
1550 West Ave
Santa Rosa, CA 95407
You're invited to an evening potluck at Bayer Farm in Roseland. LandPaths invites the community to come together to destress, enjoy the garden, share a potluck dinner and linger afterwards for family-friendly conversation and atmosphere with Stephanie Manieri, Bilingual Crisis Counselor with HOPE, Helping Outreach Possibilities Empowerment.  This will be an opportunity to join with friends old and new, outdoors, to celebrate our common love for this place and our community.

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Bat Potluck, Hike, & Optional Campout

10/27/2018 04:30 PM - 09:30 PM PT
  • Free
Join Docent Joani 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.

Stewardship Workday at Riddell Preserve 11.2.2018

11/02/2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come make history with LandPaths! During the next two years, LandPaths is installing a brand spankin' new trail system and you can be a part of it. The Riddell Preserve has no hiking trails currently. New trails will be used for LandPaths educational and outings programs. By helping build these trails, you will be a part of the Riddell Preserve forever! Trail work includes brushing vegetation, bench cutting, building structures, and clearing dirt off the trail. There are tasks for everyone!

Annual Grove of Old Trees Workday and Potluck 11.3.2018

11/03/2018 09:00 AM - 03:00 PM PT
  • Free  -  Workday only
  • Free  -  Workday and Potluck
  • Free  -  Potluck/speaker only
Please join us for LandPaths' Annual Grove of Old Trees Workday and Potluck !
Come lend a hand in the morning to help care for this special place, and stick around after for guest speaker wildlife ecologist Meghan Walla-Murphy, a delicious potluck meal, and some good company!

Stewardship Workday & Piano Music in the Meadow -- Willow Creek Ranch

11/09/2018 10:00 AM - 04:00 PM PT
  • Free
Join LandPaths ED Craig Anderson & friends for a fun stewardship workday followed by piano music in the meadow! We will be clearing trails and helping to support this land that gives so much to our youth and community when they pass through on multi-day treks. Then we'll have share food and drink and a fun jam session with an old upright piano that recently migrated to a meadow surrounded by redwoods. Feel free to bring a musical instruments if you would like to join in the jam!

Stewardship Workday at Fitch Mountain 11.10.2018

11/10/2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Lend a hand to steward 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!

Andy's Unity Park Community Garden-Work Day

11/10/2018 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Venga por un poco de trabajo en el jardín para crear un espacio especial para la comunidad./Join us for a workday at Andy's Unity Park Community Garden to help build this community space from the ground up!

Nature's Fall Harvest: Oaks and Acorns Hike

11/10/2018 10:00 AM - 02:00 PM PT
  • Free
Join LandPaths and the Ag +Open Space for an autumn hike through the crunch of fallen leaves in the oak woodlands of our Riddell Preserve in Healdsburg. Naturalist extraordinaire and hike leader, Dale Englehorn, is joining us to share her wealth of knowledge about the variety of oak species growing at  the 400-acre preserve.

Bohemia Ecological Preserve Bat Potluck, Hike, & Optional Campout

11/10/2018 04:30 PM - 09:30 PM PT
  • Free
Join Docent Joani 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.

Stewardship Workday at the Riddell Preserve 11.15.2018

11/15/2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come lend a hand to help steward LandPaths' Riddell Preserve!

LandPaths' TrekSonoma: Autumn Bounty Trek - Bohemia to the Sea, November 16-18

11/16/2018 - 11/18/2018
  • $260.00  -  Admission with groups of 2 or more
  • $280.00  -  Standard Admission
Celebrate Thanksgiving in a new way this year on this weekend before the holiday! Experience Sonoma County through the eyes of Autumn. Join us on a three day walk from Bohemia Ecological Preserve to the Pacific Ocean, as the waters return to our creeks and animals prepare for winter. Witness the bounty that nature has to offer in our season of Thanksgiving—oak acorns, hawk and Chinook migration, willows and alders changing with the season, and so much more.

Stewardship Workday at Bohemia Ecological Preserve, 11.16.2018

11/16/2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
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 are dependent on need and season.

Bayer Farm Workday-Día de Trabajo

11/17/2018 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
  • Free
We invite you to join us in getting your hands dirty as we work together with community organizations, Roseland neighbors and Bayer Farm gardeners to nurture the garden that has provided so much to the community! Breath some fresh air, stretch your legs, and meet some new friends while you lend a hand with activities such as weeding, planting, compost turning, or preparing new garden beds. While you're here you can also learn about gardening techniques, native plants, and more!

Nature Journaling at the Laguna: Workshop and field trip with Marley Peifer

11/18/2018 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM PT
  • Free
Do you want to experience nature with fresh eyes? Do you want to notice, understand, and remember more of the vibrant world around you? This fun class will teach you the tools used by greatest naturalists of all time. Using pencils, ink, and watercolors, we will create sketches and take notes of our encounters with the fascinating biodiversity of the Laguna de Santa Rosa

Trail Building Workday at Riddell Preserve 11.24.2018

11/24/2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Come make history with LandPaths! During the next two years, LandPaths is installing a brand spankin' new trail system and you can be a part of it. The Riddell Preserve currently has only one hiking trail. New trails will be used for LandPaths educational and outings programs. By helping build these trails, you will be a part of the Riddell Preserve forever! Trail work includes brushing vegetation, bench cutting, building structures, and clearing dirt off the trail. There are tasks for everyone!

Stewardship Workday at the Healdsburg Ridge Preserve 11.28.2018

11/28/2018 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM PT
  • Free
Lend a hand to steward the beautiful Healdsburg Ridge Preserve. Volunteering to steward is both hard work and rewarding! During this workday, we will be removing some of the preserve's invasive plant species to help our native plants to thrive.

Holiday Gathering at Rancho Mark West 2018

12/01/2018 12:00 PM - 04:00 PM PT
  • Free
Reconnect and de-stress. Nature Heals! Join us for the annual Holiday Gathering at Rancho Mark West. All are invited to join in on the seasonal fun at this 120-acre forest property protected by the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District. Enjoy a short walk (1 mile round trip) and tour along beautiful Mark West Creek, followed by music, hot cider, wreath-making, & other holiday crafting. Fun for everyone! Bring a potluck dish and a dessert to share if you like!

Charlie Brown Christmas Tree Hunt!

12/02/2018 11:00 AM - 03:00 PM PT
  • Free
Bring your family to Riddell Preserve, outside of Healdsburg, to find your non-traditional Christmas tree for this holiday season. We are thinning young Douglas Fir trees to improve the forest health in this beautiful preserve-- and you can help us by cutting down your very own Charlie Brown Christmas tree. (Warning: these may not be the same shape trees as the sculpted ones you find on a tree farm!)

Andy's Unity Park Community Garden-Work Day

12/08/2018 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
  • Free
Venga por un poco de trabajo en el jardín para crear un espacio especial para la comunidad./Join us for a workday at Andy's Unity Park Community Garden to help build this community space from the ground up!

Bayer Farm Workday-Día de Trabajo

12/15/2018 09:00 AM - 12:00 PM PT
  • Free
We invite you to join us in getting your hands dirty as we work together with community organizations, Roseland neighbors and Bayer Farm gardeners to nurture the garden that has provided so much to the community! Breath some fresh air, stretch your legs, and meet some new friends while you lend a hand with activities such as weeding, planting, compost turning, or preparing new garden beds. While you're here you can also learn about gardening techniques, native plants, and more!

Mushroom exploration at Riddell Preserve

12/22/2018 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM PT
  • Free
Join us as we explore the Riddell Preserve and the wonderful fungi world. We will be joined by our own mycology expert, Jessica Holloway, on a relaxed walk through the property protected forever by the Sonoma Ag + and Open Space.