Home » **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Charity & Volunteering, Outdoors

“Volunteer for the Environment” 2018 Fair | SF Botanical Garden

Saturday, February 10, 2018 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE
San Francisco Botanical Garden | 1199 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122

Join thousands of fellow Bay Area residents by volunteering for one (or more) of the many organizations dedicated to maintaining, restoring, conserving, preserving, experiencing, appreciating, and better understanding the environment and local natural spaces.

If you are motivated to be a part of meaningful change, to make friends, or just to spend more time outside, join us on February 10, 2018. You can learn how to get involved by talking to staff and volunteers of more than 20 local environmentally focused organizations.

Opportunities include hands-on gardening, trail, and habitat restoration, docents and guides, teen programs, special events needs, administrative positions, long-term commitments, and more.

Voluneteer for the Environment Fair
Saturday, February 10, 2018 | 10a-2p
San Francisco Botanical Garden, Golden Gate Park

Participating organizations include:
-Bay Area Ridge Trail Council
-Bay Ecoterium/ Aquarium of the Bay
-California Native Plant Society
-Citizens Climate Lobby
-Conservatory of Flowers
-Friends of Alemany Farm
-Friends of the Urban Forest
-Golden Gate Audubon Society
-Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy
-Literacy for Environmental Justice
-Mycological Society of SF
-Nature in the City
-One Brick
-Presidio Trust
-San Francisco Botanical Garden
-San Francisco Department of the Environment
-San Francisco Recreation & Parks Department
-San Francisco Rose Society
-San Francisco Urban Riders
-Sutro Stewards
-The California Academy of Sciences


Links: Event details

Cost: FREE


Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Charity & Volunteering, Outdoors
Address: 1199 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122

Saturday, February 10, 2018

All Day   16th Annual KZSU Stanford “Day of Noise” | 24 Hour Concert  FREE*
*Listen online for 24 hours straight
All Day   2018 SF Bay Flyway Festival: Wildlife & Birding Celebration | North Bay  FREE
9:00 am   Trail & Habitat Volunteer Work: Restoring Laguna Honda’s Lost Trails | SF  FREE
All Day   KNBR Giants FanFest 2018 | AT&T Park  FREE*
*Free admission, but there may be a parking charge
10:00 am   Volunteer: Elderly Valentine Visits | Little Brothers  FREE*
*Free, but volunteer registration is required.
All Day   2018 Chinese New Year Flower Fair | Chinatown  FREE
10:00 am   Annual Give Kids a Smile Day: Free Dental Sealants, Screening & Goodies | UCSF  FREE
10:00 am   Tulipmania 2018: Opening Day | Pier 39  FREE
10:00 am   SF Public Library’s $1 Book & Media Sale | Mission Dist.  FREE*
*Free to look around and you can buy a book or media for only $1.
10:00 am   “Volunteer for the Environment” 2018 Fair | SF Botanical Garden  FREE
10:30 am   Chinese New Year Mini-Parade 2018 | Chinatown  FREE
All Day   2018 Russian Festival: Saturday | Pacific Heights  $12*
*$12 adults; $8 Seniors/Students(25 & under); free for kids 12 and under
All Day   Mission District “Calle 24” Latino Art Stroll & Mural Tour | SF  FREE
12:00 pm   Free Beginner Parkour “Urban Ninja” Class  FREE
12:00 pm   Eco SF School Farm Volunteer Work Day | SF  FREE
12:00 pm   Garden Party: Live Music, Food, Refreshments & Plant Sale | SF  FREE
2:00 pm   “Sketchboard”: Figure Drawing Art Class & Live Music | SF  $5*
*Donation-based admission: $5-15
5:00 pm   Anti-Heart Day Polkapalooza: German Beer Hall w/ Live Polka | SF  FREE*
*Free admission, but an RSVP is encouraged. Bring money for food and drinks.
7:00 pm   Valentine’s Day Sock Hop: ’50s Rock ‘n Roll Dance Party | Presidio  FREE*
*Free, but an RSVP is required.
7:00 pm   Addison Street Jazz | Oakland  FREE
9:00 pm   “FirstClass: Departure” DJ Saturday Nights | Oakland  FREE
9:00 pm   Win Tix: Kaleidoscope of Musical & Visual Energy “MarchFourth” | Great American Music Hall  WIN
9:00 pm   Win Tix: Bay Area’s “Illeagles” Tribute to the Eagles | Slim’s  WIN
9:30 pm   Sadderday: An Emo/Pop-Punk/Screamo Dance Party | SF  FREE
< Friday, February 9 Sunday, February 11 >
Submitted by

Facebook comments:

Leave a comment!

You must be logged in to post a comment.