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Saturday, April 16

“Wild Forest Exhibit” Art Show at SF Main Library (April 16 – July 31)
Saturday, April 16 – 8:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Just show up!
| San Francisco Main Public Library
This exhibition shows the artist’s reflections of being in and amongst forests over the past two decades, up-close with nature and relaying through art these feelings. Wilderness is experienced on an individual level, it is deeply personal, sharing a quiet moment with nature. Being in nature ...
Buena Vista Neighborhood Association Volunteer Workparty
Saturday, April 16 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required.
| Buena Vista Park Children's Playground
Join the SFRPD gardeners and the Buena Vista Neighborhood Association in a monthly volunteer workparty focused on planting, gardening and maintenance projects throughout the park. Please wear closed-toed shoes and dress in layers. Event takes place rain or shine. Meet at the children’s playground at ...

45th Annual Eggstravaganza Easter Festival (San Mateo)
Saturday, April 16 – 9:00 am | Cost: FREE | Central Park (San Mateo)
Due to forecasted rain, aspects of the Eggstravaganza event this Saturday may be modified/changed. Welcome to the 45th Annual Eggstravaganza event on Saturday, April 16, 2022 in Central Park from 9:00am-1:00pm! Join us for this fun spring-themed event filled with entertainment, egg hunts, photo opportunities, and ...
9:00 amBay Area Storytelling Festival  $60*
*Tickets are from $25 for a Virtual Ticket to $60 for an All Day Adult Ticket
Glen Canyon Habitat Restoration
Saturday, April 16 – 9:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required.
| Glen Canyon (end of Alms Road)
Do you love nature? Join the Friends of Glen Canyon Park and the Natural Resource Division for our monthly volunteer project on the 3rd Saturday of the month from 9:30-12noon. Learn from our staff naturalists about the ecology of the canyon while helping to preserve ...
Berkeley’s Spring Easter Egg Hunt Extravaganza (2022) Join the City of Berkeley for two spring egg hunt events: a nighttime egg hunt for pre-teens and young teens or a morning egg hunt and carnival for younger kids, including a petting zoo and crafts! Fire up your flashlights for the after dark glow-in-the-dark egg ...
Free de Young Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

, the de Young offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require the full admission price. Saturdays feature engaging art experiences for the entire family, ...Every Saturday

Free “Legion of Honor” Museum Day for Bay Area Residents (Every Saturday)

 the Legion of Honor offers free general admission to the permanent galleries to Bay Area residents. Advanced tickets are required, and capacity is limited due to COVID-19 precautions. Please note that admission to any special exhibits is not included nor discounted and will require ...Every Saturday

“The Bad Guys” Free Advance Screening (CGV Van Ness) CGV Van Ness hosts a free DAYTIME advance screening of THE BAD GUYS, a brand new animated film from Dreamworks based on the New York Times best-selling children’s book series a few days before the movie hits theaters. RSVP for tickets – use secret password FCBAD7036 ...
9:45 am2022 Easter Parade, Egg Hunt & Easter Bonnet Contest (Sausalito)  FREE
Laurel Burch Spring Sale, Egg Hunt & Kid-Friendly Bash (Berkeley)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Laurel Burch Studios Flagship Store
Don’t miss this most egg-cellent way to spend your day. Our Spring Sale, All-Day Easter Egg Hunt and Craft Egg Decorating offers fun shopping, savings and activities for the whole family. Explore bright, beautiful gifts for Mother’s Day giving, fresh new accessories and apparel in ...
Drive Up. Drop Off. Free Paper Shredding Event (SF)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*This is a free service offered by local realtors
| 1224 Fairfax
DETAILS: It’s officially time to declutter after the tax deadline. Your local San Francisco real estate team is hosting a free shredding event – drive up & drop off. WHEN: Join us Saturday, April, 16th anytime from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. WHERE: Bayview District, 1224 Fairfax ...
Mountain Lake Park Volunteer Workparty (SF)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Registration required.
| Mountain Lake Park (Children's Playground)
Join the Mountain Lake Park Volunteers and RPD gardeners in beautifying this large neighborhood park with many recreational amenities: children’s playground, tennis courts, green lawns, a natural lake and extensive walking paths. Volunteer gardening tasks include native plant restoration, pulling invasive weeds, cleaning up the ...
Native Plant Sale (SF)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Just show up!
| 476 Johnstone Dr.
It’s planting season! Come help support our nursery by picking out the perfect additions to your garden! About this event Join Sutro Stewards at our native plant nursery to purchase local plants for your garden. California native plants create habitat for local birds, bees, and butterflies and ...
Spring Saturdays at Children’s Creativity Museum (SF)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Outdoor activities in the CCM Courtyard are always free!
| Children's Creativity Museum

Spring Saturdays are back at CCM! from 10:00am – 12:00pm. Creativity, crafts, community, and sunshine? Yes, please! Stop by our courtyard every Saturday in April and May (skipping April 30) for free nature-based activities. We’re also offering special indoor workshops that are free ...Every Saturday

10:00 amBunny Weekend at Children’s Fairyland (Oakland)  $15
18th Annual Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour: Virtual (April 16-17)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Kathy Kramer

Eighteenth Annual Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour and Green Home Features Showcase – On-line event Saturday and Sunday, April 16 and 17 10:00-3:00 Registration: https://www.bringingbackthenatives.net/ Registration for the free, Eighteenth Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour and Green Home Features Showcase is now open. ...

Vacaville “Bunnies and Bonnets” Easter Family Fun Day (2022)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE | Andrews Park
Bunnies and Bonnets Family Fun Day Saturday, April 16 from 10am to 1pm Andrews Park Free event! Activities start at 10:00am. Egg hunts begin at 11:30am. Hop on over to the Annual Bunnies and Bonnets Family Fun Day for an EGG-stravaganza! There will be free activities such as ...
Free National Parks Day for “National Park Week” Kickoff (2022)

Sometimes you’ve just got to get away from it all and clear your head with the peace and serenity of a national park. On certain “fee-free” days throughout the year, enjoy free entry to all national parks and monuments including Muir Woods and Yosemite National Park and free ...

10:00 amHayes Valley Community Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/413069/
10:00 amSan Francisco Rotary Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/442184/
10:00 amCastro Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/442297/
10:00 amKeep Ocean Beach Clean  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/399341/
10:00 amUpper Polk Cleanup  FREE*
*Sign up on this TogetherSF Mobilize page: https://www.mobilize.us/togethersf/event/416451/
10:00 amCastro Cleanup: Neighborhood Trash Pickup with RefuseRefuseSF  FREE
“Keep Ocean Beach Clean” Volunteer Event (SF)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Register at the link in event details.
| Ocean Beach Cafe
TogetherSF, RefuseRefuseSF, SF Public Works, and United Democratic Club (UDC) with Ocean Beach Cafe are now hosting a recurring Ocean Beach trash pick up event! Volunteers will meet at Ocean Beach Cafe (734 La Playa Ave.) from 10am-12pm. Each cleanup will end with a different surprise ...
Bringing Back the Natives: 2022 Virtual Garden Tour (April 16-17)

Saturday, April 16, 2022 10:00 Welcome, Kathy Kramer, Bringing Back the Natives Garden Tour 10:15–11:15 Keynote speaker and best-selling author Doug Tallamy “The Nature of Oaks” 11:15–11:35 Q and A with Doug Tallamy 11:35–12:00 “Ten best native plants for sunny areas” Kathy Kramer 12:00-12:30 Alan ...

Free Guided Walk: Mission Murals and Cultural Identity (SF)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*Walk is free. Any donation directly supports SF City Guides, a 44+ yr old non-profit. Best to sign up at www.sfcityguides.org.
| Meet at 3202 Folsom (in front of Charlie's Deli Cafe), walk starts promptly at 10am
Murals first appeared in the Mission in the 1970s and soon became central to the area’s identity. Over the decades artists have used the walls of the Mission, its buildings and even entire alleyways to give voice to matters of social and political importance to ...
10:00 amAquarian Artisan Market: Easter Market (Benicia)  FREE
Plant Swap in The Sunset (SF)
Saturday, April 16 – 10:30 am | Cost: FREE*
*Just show up!
| Sunset General Floor Area
Bring a plant, take a plant, bring your seedlings, divisions or cuttings to swap with other gardeners. All types of plants are welcome: succulents, house plants, flowers, ground covers or wild grasses. Bring cuttings, starts, bulbs or full-sized plants. Please label your plants prior to ...
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