African American Nature Conservation History & Walk | Peninsula
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Ravenswood Open Space Preserve | Bay Rd and Tara St, East Palo Alto, CA
Submitted by the Event Organizer
Join Midpen for a day of exploration and fun. You’ll learn about African Americans’ rich history in conservation; discover birds, bugs, and the baylands; make some fun crafts; and meet a Midpen ranger
This free family event features:
- Buffalo Soldiers presentation
- guided nature walks
- children’s crafts
- bird and bug discovery activities
- baylands ecology exploration
- food and refreshments
Guest activity leaders include the Santa Clara Valley Audubon Society, the Environmental Volunteers, and SaveNature.org.
Special guests also include the California Buffalo Soldiers Association; Senator Jerry Hill; Assemblymember Rich Gordon; San Mateo County Supervisor Warren Slocum; East Palo Alto Mayor Lisa Yarbrough-Gauthier; and Henrietta Burroughs of the East Palo Alto Center for Community Media.
For more information, please visit OpenSpace.org or call (650) 691-1200.
Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.
Categories: Kids & Families, Peninsula, Walks & Tours