Calendar of Events

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Fire Recovery Walk 10:00 am
Fire Recovery Walk @ Sonoma Developmental Center
Feb 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Join Sonoma Ecology Center staff to learn to see the land rebound on Sonoma Developmental Center property, part of which burned in the October wildfires. We will be watching for special “fire follower” wildflowers, assessing[...]
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Conservation Burn and Biochar 101 Workshop 9:00 am
Conservation Burn and Biochar 101 Workshop @ Circle Bar Ranch
Feb 2 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
(Note: this event was postponed from the previous week due to rain.) Don’t burn your piles until you have taken this short course! The Sonoma Biochar Initiative and the Sonoma Ecology Center are pleased to[...]
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Trail Crew: Sonoma County Trails Council 9:00 am
Trail Crew: Sonoma County Trails Council @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 3 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Trail Crew: Sonoma County Trails Council @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Sonoma County Trails Council volunteer trail work day at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park. From 9am to about 1pm. We will provide parking passes, tools and Clif bars with beverages and snacks afterwards. Bring gloves, a hat and water[...]
Fire Recovery Walk at SV Regional Park 10:00 am
Fire Recovery Walk at SV Regional Park @ Sonoma Valley Regional Park
Feb 3 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Join Sonoma Ecology Center and Greenbelt Alliance in a walk through beautiful Sonoma Valley Regional Park to witness the land rebound and learn about fire ecology. Led by SEC’s Caitlin Cornwall and Greenbelt’s Teri Shore,[...]
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Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf 9:30 am
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Join park naturalists as we celebrate the re-opening of Sugarloaf and look for signs of flora and fauna recovery. We’ll discuss why the fires happen, what burned and what didn’t, how plants and animals adapt,[...]
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Sugarloaf Trail Crew 9:00 am
Sugarloaf Trail Crew @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 7 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sugarloaf Trail Crew @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Help Sugarloaf with trail restoration work. Work includes bridge and step construction, installing signs, clearing, lifting, carrying and hiking. Bring gloves, hat, and water that you can take with you while working.Wear long pants, boots[...]
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Yoga Hike 10:00 am
Yoga Hike @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 10 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm
Yoga Hike @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Susan Topf’s Yoga Hike balances a mix of hiking and gentle yoga postures, breath work and guided meditation. No mat necessary. Please wear weather appropriate clothing to feel comfortable being in a natural setting. For[...]
RFO Solar Viewing 11:00 am
RFO Solar Viewing @ Robert Ferguson Observatory
Feb 10 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
RFO Solar Viewing @ Robert Ferguson Observatory | Kenwood | California | United States
The Robert Ferguson Observatory (RFO) is open to the public at least once a month, usually on a Saturday near the time of the New Moon (see schedule at left). Daytime Solar: Solar telescopes are set up so[...]
RFO Public Star Party 8:00 pm
RFO Public Star Party @ Robert Ferguson Observatory
Feb 10 @ 8:00 pm – Feb 11 @ 12:00 am
RFO Public Star Party @ Robert Ferguson Observatory | Kenwood | California | United States
The Robert Ferguson Observatory (RFO) is open to the public at least once a month, usually on a Saturday near the time of the New Moon. Star Parties: Presentations on astronomical topics are given in the classroom[...]
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Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf 9:30 am
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 11 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Join park naturalists as we celebrate the re-opening of Sugarloaf and look for signs of flora and fauna recovery. We’ll discuss why the fires happen, what burned and what didn’t, how plants and animals adapt,[...]
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Sugarloaf Trail Crew 9:00 am
Sugarloaf Trail Crew @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 15 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sugarloaf Trail Crew @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Help Sugarloaf with trail restoration work. Work includes bridge and step construction, installing signs, clearing, lifting, carrying and hiking. Bring gloves, hat, and water that you can take with you while working.Wear long pants, boots[...]
RFO “What’s Up?” 7:00 pm
RFO “What’s Up?” @ Robert Ferguson Observatory
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:00 pm
RFO "What's Up?" @ Robert Ferguson Observatory | Kenwood | California | United States
The Robert Ferguson Observatory is offering a limited-ticket event called “What’s Up?” on Thursday, February 15 at 7:00PM at the observatory.  Come join us!  You’ll receive a tour of the observatory, a classroom talk about[...]
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Bill & Dave Bald Mtn Hike 10:00 am
Bill & Dave Bald Mtn Hike @ Sugarloaf RIdge State Park
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Bill & Dave Bald Mtn Hike @ Sugarloaf RIdge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Join Bill & Dave Hikes for a hike to Bald Mountain at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park.  Meet at 9:45 AM in the main parking lot for a prompt 10:00 departure. This 6-mile, moderate-strenuous hike includes[...]
Mushroom Hike 10:00 am
Mushroom Hike @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 17 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mushroom Hike @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Enjoy some fungi fun with local expert, George Riner. Fungi are masters at opportunity. Even after a fire, the spores are in the air and find an environment where the local fungal species – i.e. competition[...]
Caminata de la Recuperación de los Incendios / Spanish language Fire Recovery Walk 10:30 am
Caminata de la Recuperación de los Incendios / Spanish language Fire Recovery Walk @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 17 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Caminata de la Recuperación de los Incendios / Spanish language Fire Recovery Walk @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Caminata de la Recuperación de los Incendios Despúes de los incendios la tierra ya está recuperando. Venga usted a ver lo que está pasando en Sugarloaf Park. Caminaremos en una caminata amable para aprender y[...]
SGP Master Plan Update Community Workshop 11:00 am
SGP Master Plan Update Community Workshop @ Sonoma Garden Park
Feb 17 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
SGP Master Plan Update Community Workshop @ Sonoma Garden Park | Sonoma | California | United States
Please join us at Sonoma Garden Park for a Community Workshop designed to share and receive ideas on our ongoing Sonoma Garden Park Master Plan Update. Currently in its first draft, this Master Plan Update[...]
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Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf 10:00 am
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Join local naturalists and/or Sonoma Ecology Center staff to learn how to interpret fire landscapes at Sugarloaf that burned in the recent wildfires. Come see the land recover. We will be assessing burned trees, learning[...]
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Presidents’ Day (regional holiday)
Presidents’ Day (regional holiday)
Feb 19 all-day
Public holiday in: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, District of Columbia, Florida, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Dakota,[...]
Family Hike 10:00 am
Family Hike @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Family Hike @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Come to the park for a peaceful hike through the woods, join our Docent’s for this fun family hike that is good for all ages. During this 2 miles hike with a 400 foot vertical,[...]
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Sugarloaf Trail Crew 9:00 am
Sugarloaf Trail Crew @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sugarloaf Trail Crew @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Help Sugarloaf with trail restoration work. Tasks includes bridge and step construction, installing signs, clearing, lifting, carrying and hiking. Bring gloves, hat, and water that you can take with you while working.Wear long pants, boots[...]
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Trail Repair and Creek Protection 9:00 am
Trail Repair and Creek Protection @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Trail Repair and Creek Protection @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Join Team Sugarloaf / Sonoma Ecology Center and the Watershed Stewards Program to help prevent sediment from reaching native steelhead habitat along Sonoma Creek by repairing trails and roadways damaged by the North Bay Fires[...]
Volunteer Training: Trail Patrol 9:00 am
Volunteer Training: Trail Patrol @ Sonoma Developmental Center
Feb 24 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pm
Volunteer Training: Trail Patrol @ Sonoma Developmental Center | Kenwood | California | United States
Volunteers are the life force of any Park. If you want to be part of our fabulous team, join us! This training is for Trail Patrol on horse, bike, or foot, Park and Trail Maintenance, and Hike leader.[...]
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf 10:00 am
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Join local naturalists and/or Sonoma Ecology Center staff to learn how to interpret fire landscapes at Sugarloaf that burned in the recent wildfires. Come see the land recover. We will be assessing burned trees, learning[...]
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Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf 10:00 am
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Feb 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Fire Recovery Walk at Sugarloaf @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park | Kenwood | California | United States
Join local naturalists and/or Sonoma Ecology Center staff to learn how to interpret fire landscapes at Sugarloaf that burned in the recent wildfires. Come see the land recover. We will be assessing burned trees, learning[...]
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