December 2, 2017
  • 525 Alma St, Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • 6:00 P.M - 8:30 P.M
Event Details
Join Peninsula Open Space Trust and Patagonia in welcoming Artist, Writer and California Naturalist Obi Kaufmann to Palo Alto! We'll be hosting a gathering with food and drinks and a short talk by Obi about his new, groundbreaking book, the California Field Atlas.
January 11, 2018
  • Santa Clara Library - 2635 Homestead Road Santa Clara, CA 95051
  • 6:30 P.M. - 9:00 P.M.
Event Details
Join Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) for a film night featuring Al Gore's An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power. We'll address efforts to combat climate change on the local as well as global level.
January 30, 2018
  • Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
  • 8:00 P.M.
Event Details
Bill Bryson is an American-born author and UK resident most famous for his travel books A Walk in the Woods, about his experience hiking the 2,200-mile Appalachian Trail, and Neither Here Nor There: Travels in Europe.
January 30, 2018
  • Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
  • 8:00 P.M.
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Event Details
The theme of this year series is “Modern Voices of Conservation” and it features three speakers with unique life experiences and perspectives.
February 13, 2018
  • Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts
  • 8:00 P.M.
Event Details
Gina McCarthy is the former administrator for the United States Environmental Protection Agency under President Barack Obama and one of the leading national experts on environment and public health impacts of climate change.

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November 19, 2017
  • Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve
  • 2:00 P.M. - 5:00 P.M.
Event Details
On this 5-mile excursion, you'll hike from the Russian Ridge Open Space Preserve to the top of the POST-protected Mindego Hill and back. Enjoy the sunset with views up and down the Santa Cruz Mountains from one of the most prominent peaks in the range!
November 19, 2017
  • Rancho Cañada del Oro Open Space Preserve
  • 9:00 A.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Event Details
Join our friends at Open Space Authority for a beginner’s plant id walk along the Mayfair Ranch Trail and returning via the Longwall Canyon Trail. Walk through a variety of native habitats: grassland, oak woodland, sage-chaparral scrub, and riparian.
November 5, 2017
  • Calero County Park
  • 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Event Details
Just south of San Jose on the west side of Santa Clara Valley, Calero is one of the region’s most beautiful oak woodlands. Join us for a 5 mile hike at the end of the day, when the park's grassy hilltops will be bathed light from the sunset!
November 5, 2017
  • Long Ridge Preserve
  • 10:30 A.M. - 3:30 P.M.
Event Details
Join our friends at Midpen to explore the ponds, critters and forests along the Long Ridge Trail. Take a break and enjoy the ocean view at the Wallace Stegner bench.
October 29, 2017
  • Markegard Family Grass-fed Ranch
  • 12:30 P.M.
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Event Details
Join POST's sustainable ranching partners Markegard Family Grass-fed for an afternoon on their Half Moon Bay coastal ranch to celebrate the newly released memoir by Doniga Markegard, "Dawn Again: Tracking the Wisdom of the Wild." Lunch by local favorite Tim Edmonds.

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