Category Archives: Biology

National Public Gardens Day (Palm Desert) — May 8

The Living Desert is celebrating  National Public Gardens Day on May 8th starting with a garden walk at 9:15 am.  The Living Desert is located at 47900 Portola Avenue, Palm Desert, CA 92260 The following is from http://www.livingdesert.org/event/national-public-gardens-day: National Public … Continue reading

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EMDW Birding Tours — 4th Saturdays

EMWD offers FREE tours from October-April at the Hemet/San Jacinto Multi-Purpose Constructed Wetlands, 770 North Sanderson Avenue, San Jacinto 92582. The following is from http://www.emwd.org/education/birding-tour: Join us and share the opportunity to view hundreds of ibises, egrets, blackbirds, and many … Continue reading

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Exploring the Universe (Los Angeles) — November 16

UCLA’s presents “Exploring the Universe” on Sunday,  November 16, 2014 beginning at 12:00 pm.  This FREE event will be held in the UCLA geology building on 595 Charles Young Drive East, Los Angeles 90095. http://planets.ucla.edu/outreach/explore-your-universe: Exploring Your Universe (EYU) is … Continue reading

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Fishing — July 6 & September 7

The following is from http://cdfgnews.wordpress.com/2013/07/02/free-fishing-day-is-saturday-july-6: The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) invites anglers to celebrate summer by fishing for free this Saturday. July 6 is the first of two Free Fishing Days in 2013, when people can try … Continue reading

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Microscope Project — sign up now

Here is an opportunity to be among the 10,000 participants to receive a FREE Foldscope microscope kit.  Participants from all walks of life are wanted for testing of this microscope. To sign up, visit http://www.foldscope.com/#/10ksignup. For a brief overview of … Continue reading

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Kidspace Homeschool Days (Pasadena) — November 13-14

Kidspace Children’s museum homeschool days are November 13-14.   Please visit their website for admission fee and registration information. The following is from http://www.kidspacemuseum.org/teachers-groups/homeschoolers: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 Amazing Arthropods 6 to 8 years old 11:00 am   12:00 pm   2:30 pm … Continue reading

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Permaculture Covention (Escondido) — November 9-10

The following is from http://sdpermies.com/2013fallConvergence: Welcome to the 2013 Fall San Diego Permaculture Convergence November 9th & 10th. in Escondido Over twenty of the top permaculture specialists in San Diego will gather to lead you through the design and implementation … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Festival (Pomona) — October 19-20

The Pumpkin Festival is located at the CSU Farm Store at 4102 S. University Drive, Pomona, CA 91768.  Admission and parking is FREE. The following is from http://www.csupomona.edu/~farmstore/pumpkin-festival.shtml: Food and Activities Join us for the 21st Annual Pumpkin Festival where … Continue reading

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Free Fishing Day — July 7 & September 7

For details on FREE fishing days, visit http://www.dfg.ca.gov/licensing/fishing/freefishdays.html. There is a group of locals that are planning a fishing and potluck at Lake Skinner.   The group is free to join.    This would be a good opportunity to join and meet … Continue reading

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ICAP Academy Fall Classes

The following is from ICAP Academy at http://www.icapclasses.com: Time to get those registrations in, friends! Dual Credit classes for 11th & 12th graders at both campuses Biology, Chemistry, & Physics Pre-Algebra, Algebra I & Algebra II Great writing classes American … Continue reading

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