Native Plant Sale April 27th...

Demonstration GardenWe are opening the doors and demonstration gardens of our Mission Blue Nursery on Sunday April 27th. This event coincides with the San Francisco Native Plant Garden Tour organized every year by the California Native Plant Society. Visit our gardens for inspiration and our nursery for your spring plantings.

Brisbane Earth Day April 26th...

In celebration of Earth Day, SBMW is working with the City of Brisbane and San Mateo County on this habitat restoration day in Costaños Canyon in Brisbane. There will be free t-shirts while they last and lunch!


Ken McIntire
Executive Director

These are potentially exciting times for San Mateo County Parks and open space advocates - a new County Parks Director and a new Natural Resources Manager (the first ever!) are now onboard.
Also in our newsletter read about water-wise gardens which are becoming a necessity.


Education Program Expands with New Funding...

Our Education Program will be expanding thanks to a grant from the Packard Foundation, making it possible for us to bring environmental education to several schools around the mountain. To do this, we will be bringing on a new environmental educator, working on improving our relationships with teachers and administrators, and most of all - we are looking for new docents. Volunteers are critical to our education programs. Read Ken's blog for all of the details.