Upcoming Events 

Check out our upcoming events sponsored by San Bruno Mountain Watch, including stewardship outings and hikes, and also other events we think are important to The Mountain.

A listing of our past events can be found at the Event Archive.


Saturday
Nov082014

Native Plant Sale, Nov8

It soon will be Fall planting time — hopefully rains will be coming too — so this sale is your opportunity to get San Bruno Mountain natives for your garden.

November 2014 Plant Sale
Saturday
November 8th

9am until 2pm
Mission Blue Nursery
directions

Complete information with plant list and prices coming soon.

Saturday
Nov012014

Canyon Hike, Nov1

Buckeye and Owl Canyons (2009)Explore San Bruno Mountain's less-traveled canyons and learn about their history and ecology on this docent-lead hike. Canyon Hikes are on the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month. The hike is on narrow footpaths surrounded by coastal scrub, riparian woodland and coastal grassland and includes a visit to an Ohlone Indian shellmound.

Bring water and a snack or lunch. Dress for varied weather. Hikes leave at 10am and last until approximately 1:30pm.

For more information about our hikes, click here.

Meet at the San Bruno Mountain Watch office.

For more information, email Ken or call the SBMW office at 415-467-6631.

Wednesday
Oct292014

Nursery Workday, Oct29

Join our volunteer propagators every Wednesday at the Mission Blue Nursery as we grow this season's batch of native plants for restoration projects and public sales. You'll grow native plants, learn about local plants and meet people interested in ecologically conscious gardening.

The workday is from 10am to 12:30pm with a snack break.

Directions to the Mission Blue Nursery in Brisbane.

For more information on the nursery, email Lawrence. For information on other volunteer opportunities, check out the Stewardship Volunteer Programs page.

To receive stewardship event email notifications, complete the signup form.

 

Tuesday
Oct282014

Cypress Lane Wetlands, Oct28

Volunteers are invited to join Noixium on Tuesday Oct 28th from 9:00am to 11:00am at the Cypress Lane Wetlands in Brisbane's Crocker Industrial Park. Meet at the site. Bring boots if you have them! Tools and snacks will be provided.

In 2014 we restarted the Cypress Lane Wetlands stewardship program, which was run so successfully for several years by Jim McKissock and his volunteers. Now Noixium Berrios, our new Environmental Educator and Naturalist has taken over the project.

For more information, contact Noixium at 415-756-4223 or Ken at 415-467-6631 - or email sanbruno@mountainwatch.org.

Click here for directions to the Cypress Lane Wetlands project site and download a printable site description and map here.

 

Saturday
Oct252014

Stewardship Saturday, Oct25

Joe Cannon (© Suzuki 2014)

On Saturday October 25th our focus will continue to be the Daly City Dunes. The advocacy work by Mountain Watch persevered for several years to get to this habitat restoration event. Come out and help restore the dunes and plant hundreds of dune species! The workday is from 10:00am to 12:30pm with a break - snacks provided.

Please wear layered clothing, sturdy shoes or hiking boots, and bring 1 liter of water. Gloves and tools will be provided.

Meet at the San Bruno Mountain Watch office at 10:00am. We will carpool to the site.

For the most current information, email Lawrence.

To receive stewardship event email notifications, complete the signup form.

Saturday
Oct252014

Founder's Hike, Oct25

David Schooley, founder of SBMW, will be leading a hike on Saturday October 25th through two beautiful canyons of San Bruno Mountain - Buckeye and Owl. David's Founder's Hikes will be on the 4th Saturday of each month.  

These hikes are limited to 7 participants and you MUST SIGN UP in advance at the online hike signup page or contact the office by email or phone.

Buckeye Canyon 2009Bring water and a snack or lunch. Dress for varied weather. Hikes leave at 10am and last until approximately 1:30pm.

For more information about all of our hikes, click here.

Meet at the San Bruno Mountain Watch office.

For more information, email Ken or call the SBMW office at 415-467-6631.

Friday
Oct242014

SSF Weed Warriors, Oct24 & Oct25

Mission Blue butterfly on host lupine © SBMW 2010Join the SSF Weed Warriors on San Bruno Mountain from 9:00am until Noon on Friday October 24th and Saturday October 25th. Come one day or both!

We work to maintain critical butterfly habitat on the south slope of San Bruno Mountain.  Wear long pants and long-sleeved shirts for protection - and sturdy shoes; variable weather demands dressing in layers; bring 1 liter of water.

For more information, email the leaders Chuck and LorettaView Google map of meeting location for SSF Weed Warriors behind the Montessori School at 1400 Hillside Blvd. Heavy rain cancels.

Next SSF Weed Warrior outings: Friday November 28th and Saturday November 29th.

To receive stewardship event email notifications, complete the signup form.