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Senderos Naturales

Senderos Naturales es el programa de naturaleza en español de Sonoma Ecology Center. Invitamos a las familias Latinas del Valle de Sonoma y del condado a venir a disfrutar y aprender acerca de la naturaleza a través de paseos y actividades familiares realizados por un guía bilingüe. Recorridos por el Parque Estatal Sugarloaf Ridge son usualmente cada tercer sábado del mes, de 10 a 11:30am. Para más información, contacte a senderos@sonomaecologycenter.org

Senderos Naturales is Sonoma Ecology Center’s nature-based program in Spanish. We invite Latino families from the valley and the county at large to come enjoy and learn about nature through family-friendly outings with a bilingual guide. Outings at Sugarloaf Ridge State Park are usually on the third Saturday of the month from 10-11:30am. For more information, contact senderos@sonomaecologycenter.org

En la prensa/In the press:
Programa bilingüe busca fomentar el senderismo entre los latinos de Sonoma
Encouraging Latino Families to Explore Nature Together

Oct
15
Sat
California Native Plant Sale – Venta de Plantas Nativas @ Native Plant Nursery at Sonoma Garden Park
Oct 15 @ 9:00 am – Oct 16 @ 12:00 pm

Don’t miss us at our bi-annual California Native Plant Sale where we will be selling California native, drought tolerant perennials, trees, and shrubs that attract pollinators! Thank you for supporting the garden with your plant purchases!

¡No te pierdas de la venta semi-anual de plantas nativas californianas de Sonoma Ecology Center, donde venderemos plantas perennes, árboles y arbustos tolerantes a la sequía y que atraen polinizadores!

Oct
16
Sun
Senderos escalofriantes @ Sugarloaf Ridge State Park
Oct 16 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm

alt=Acompáñanos en una caminata única en Sugarloaf llena de historias curiosas y escalofriantes, incluyendo relatos acerca de personas que fallecieron en el parque, incluyendo del cierto fin de un millonario desesperado, los hábitos funerarios de los cuervos, y tal vez podamos observar algunos murciélagos. Seguiremos el circuito Hillside-Meadow, y pararemos en el área del anfiteatro para disfrutar de chocolate caliente y una pequeña fogata si el tiempo es permisible. Nos reuniremos en el estacionamiento principal. Por favor trae al menos un litro de agua, calzado apropiado para senderos resbaladizos, capas, una taza para su bebida, y una linterna, ya que la caminata terminará en la oscuridad o el crepúsculo.


El costo del evento es $5 por adulto; los niños asisten por gratis. Para registrarse, llama a Alma al 707 247 5767 entre miércoles y domingo. El estacionamiento, normalmente $10, es gratuito para este evento. Hay transportación disponible por vale para residentes del Valle de Sonoma que la necesiten.

Facilidad de acesso: esta ruta no es pasable por silla de ruedas o carriolas.
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English: Spooky Hike
Saturday, 9/18, 10-11:30am

Join us in a unique hike at Sugarloaf full of curios and spooky stories, including lore of individuals who died at the park, the grieving habits of crows, and the probability of observing bats. Meet at the White Barn. We will follow the Hillside-Meadow loop, and will stop at the amphitheater to enjoy hot cocoa if and a small campfire if time permits. Bring water, appropiate footwear, layers, a flashlight, and a reusable cup.

Tickets are $5 per adult and free for children. To register, call Alma at 707 247 5767 Wednesday-Sunday. Parking fees, usually $10, will be waived for this event. 

This event is planned around a primarily Spanish-speaking audience. Families from underrepresented groups are particularly welcome. Vouchers for Sonoma Valley residents in need of transportation are available.

Ease of access: this route is not accessible for wheelchairs or strollers.

Oct
21
Fri
Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Workday @ Sonoma Garden Park
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm we welcome existing and new volunteers for a fun morning of work and community building at Sonoma Garden Park. Depending on the season activities include prepping fields, planting, harvesting, weeding, pruning trees and prepping produce for the seasonal Saturday Harvest market. 

Join us for a fun opportunity to enjoy the bounty of each season, and to share and learn from other gardeners. Existing and new volunteers are encouraged to attend—no experience is necessary! Please be sure to bring your gardening gloves, hat, SPF and water. At noon you enjoy a light garden fresh lunch at our shady picnic area provided by Sonoma Ecology Center as a thank you to our wonderful volunteers!

RSVP



Nov
18
Fri
Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Workday @ Sonoma Garden Park
Nov 18 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm we welcome existing and new volunteers for a fun morning of work and community building at Sonoma Garden Park. Depending on the season activities include prepping fields, planting, harvesting, weeding, pruning trees and prepping produce for the seasonal Saturday Harvest market. 

Join us for a fun opportunity to enjoy the bounty of each season, and to share and learn from other gardeners. Existing and new volunteers are encouraged to attend—no experience is necessary! Please be sure to bring your gardening gloves, hat, SPF and water. At noon you enjoy a light garden fresh lunch at our shady picnic area provided by Sonoma Ecology Center as a thank you to our wonderful volunteers!

RSVP



Dec
16
Fri
Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Workday @ Sonoma Garden Park
Dec 16 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm we welcome existing and new volunteers for a fun morning of work and community building at Sonoma Garden Park. Depending on the season activities include prepping fields, planting, harvesting, weeding, pruning trees and prepping produce for the seasonal Saturday Harvest market. 

Join us for a fun opportunity to enjoy the bounty of each season, and to share and learn from other gardeners. Existing and new volunteers are encouraged to attend—no experience is necessary! Please be sure to bring your gardening gloves, hat, SPF and water. At noon you enjoy a light garden fresh lunch at our shady picnic area provided by Sonoma Ecology Center as a thank you to our wonderful volunteers!

RSVP



Dec
17
Sat
Winter Solstice Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Social – Reunión social para voluntarios del solsticio de invierno @ Sonoma Garden Park
Dec 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Our Winter Solstice Volunteer Social is here and you’re invited! Please join us at the Sonoma Garden Park on Saturday, December 17 1:00-3:00 pm to celebrate Winter and enjoy the company of existing and future Volunteers. This social will be potluck style. Please bring a dish using seasonal garden produce to share (it’s okay if you didn’t grow it yourself!). Prepare to get cozy, drink spiced cider provided by SEC and listen to winter songs! You are encouraged to bring an instrument to play a song or two if you wish. In addition, we will have a polaroid camera to take photos and continue to build a Wall of Fame with photos of our volunteers, so garden attendees know who to thank.

*Friendly reminder that we have a Friday Work Day on the third Friday of each month from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm that all are encouraged to join. A light lunch and refreshments will be provided by the Sonoma Ecology Center on these once-a-month Friday Work Days.

Jan
20
Fri
Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Workday @ Sonoma Garden Park
Jan 20 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm we welcome existing and new volunteers for a fun morning of work and community building at Sonoma Garden Park. Depending on the season activities include prepping fields, planting, harvesting, weeding, pruning trees and prepping produce for the seasonal Saturday Harvest market. 

Join us for a fun opportunity to enjoy the bounty of each season, and to share and learn from other gardeners. Existing and new volunteers are encouraged to attend—no experience is necessary! Please be sure to bring your gardening gloves, hat, SPF and water. At noon you enjoy a light garden fresh lunch at our shady picnic area provided by Sonoma Ecology Center as a thank you to our wonderful volunteers!

RSVP



Feb
17
Fri
Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Workday @ Sonoma Garden Park
Feb 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm we welcome existing and new volunteers for a fun morning of work and community building at Sonoma Garden Park. Depending on the season activities include prepping fields, planting, harvesting, weeding, pruning trees and prepping produce for the seasonal Saturday Harvest market. 

Join us for a fun opportunity to enjoy the bounty of each season, and to share and learn from other gardeners. Existing and new volunteers are encouraged to attend—no experience is necessary! Please be sure to bring your gardening gloves, hat, SPF and water. At noon you enjoy a light garden fresh lunch at our shady picnic area provided by Sonoma Ecology Center as a thank you to our wonderful volunteers!

RSVP



Mar
17
Fri
Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Workday @ Sonoma Garden Park
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm we welcome existing and new volunteers for a fun morning of work and community building at Sonoma Garden Park. Depending on the season activities include prepping fields, planting, harvesting, weeding, pruning trees and prepping produce for the seasonal Saturday Harvest market. 

Join us for a fun opportunity to enjoy the bounty of each season, and to share and learn from other gardeners. Existing and new volunteers are encouraged to attend—no experience is necessary! Please be sure to bring your gardening gloves, hat, SPF and water. At noon you enjoy a light garden fresh lunch at our shady picnic area provided by Sonoma Ecology Center as a thank you to our wonderful volunteers!

RSVP



Apr
21
Fri
Sonoma Garden Park Volunteer Workday @ Sonoma Garden Park
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Every 3rd Friday of the month from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm we welcome existing and new volunteers for a fun morning of work and community building at Sonoma Garden Park. Depending on the season activities include prepping fields, planting, harvesting, weeding, pruning trees and prepping produce for the seasonal Saturday Harvest market. 

Join us for a fun opportunity to enjoy the bounty of each season, and to share and learn from other gardeners. Existing and new volunteers are encouraged to attend—no experience is necessary! Please be sure to bring your gardening gloves, hat, SPF and water. At noon you enjoy a light garden fresh lunch at our shady picnic area provided by Sonoma Ecology Center as a thank you to our wonderful volunteers!

RSVP